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“College Night” for Menominee Students & Families

  • College of Menominee Nation N172 Hwy 47/55 Keshena, WI 54135 (map)

Event Description

Join us for our “College Night” for Menominee Students and Families. The purpose of this event is to gather programs and departments to provide an opportunity for our students, families and community members to come together to learn about post-secondary educational opportunities. 

Four Native American college students from Columbia University’s AlterNATIVE Education program will be speaking about their college journeys and what the process is to apply to college.  Students and families will also learn more about the Native Pathways to College program through the American Indian College Fund.  The focus of the event is to help students become college and career ready. 

Participant Outcomes

As a result of attending this event, participants will:

  • Gain insights and hear suggestions about how to be college and career ready
  • Learn about what resources are available to support students in the process of applying and being successful in the goals they set forth.

Target Audience

  • Students, Parents/Guardians, Families, and Community Members
  • Home-School/Title VII/Johnson O'Malley (JOM) Coordinators and Staff
  • Tribal Education Directors and Staff


College of Menominee Nation
N172 Hwy 47/55
Keshena, WI 54135


  • AlterNATIVE Education Facilitators
  • American Indian College Fund Representative
  • Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin, Tribal Education Department

Network Staff

Paula Fernandez
Project Coordinator, 
Network for Native American Student Achievement
Disproportionality Technical Assistance Network

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David O'Connor
American Indian Studies Consultant, 
Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction;
Co-Leader, Disproportionality Technical Assistance Network

Fees and Registration

There are NO FEES associated with attending this event. Pre-registration, however, is REQUIRED. Refreshments and a meal will be provided for those in attendance.

To Register:
Contact Judy Ross at:
(715) 682-2363, ext. 118 or

or Register Online >>