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NC State launched the Juntos Program in 2007, with a plan to provide high school Latino students and their families with the knowledge, skills, and resources to ensure high school graduation and increase college access and attendance rates.

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For A Better Education | Para Una Mejor Educación

Apply Today! Sign up to participate as a team captain for Juntos' Summer Academy. As a captain, you will be a mentor and lead a team of students from Monday, June 12th–Saturday, June 17th. 

Additional Benefits:
▪️ Free On-Campus Housing
▪️ Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Provided 
▪️ $600 Stipend

Link to Apply & Additional Info: 
https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/176143
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This past Saturday Juntos participated at the first Plant Science Outreach day! Seventy-four students across 9 counties learned about different careers in Agricultural Science. We're greateful ro have collaborated with TRIO and CAC on this wonderful event. We wish to continue sparking the next generations curiosity and potential. ...

Our Career Spotlight this week is Software Engineer. Software Engineers design, develop, test, and maintain all the different software applications you use. These applications range from a calculator app to Instagram. Learn more about them above!! ...

Meet the Juntos Team! Ashley Banegas Benitez is a Business Administration Major here at NCSU 🐺! Ashely is a second year student but her first time working with the Juntos program! Ashley is passionate about improving the latinx community for a better future. A fun fact about Ashley is that she had traveled to 13 countries!! ...

Donate Today! We need your help to reach our goal! We are sending 5 Students to Oregon State University this March! Students will have the opportunity to engage with other National Juntos Youth. Click on the link or Check our LinkTree in our bio! https://buff.ly/3GXVGNy ...

This week our Career Spotlight is Fashion and Textiles Management. A textile management major specializes in researching fundamental business ideas and applying them to the apparel and textile sectors. You will gain knowledge in branding, retail management, entrepreneurship, merchandising, and marketing, as well as fashion trends and customer behavior. Above you will find some applications, the average salary range, and degree requirements for fashion and textiles management. ...

Meet the Juntos Team! Jordan Lee is a first year majoring in Biochemistry here at NCSU🐺!This is Jordan's first year working with the Juntos Program. Outside of Juntos she is an active member around campus, especially Black Student Board one! A fun fact about Jordan is that she has loved Justin Bieber since 2010. ...

Meet the Juntos Team! Luis Mejia Rios is a a third year majoring in Business Administration: Information Technology here at NCSU 🐺! This is Luis's third year work for the Juntos Program! Luis hopes that through Juntos, he will be able to provide support, guidance, engagement, and everything in between to Latinx students. In his free time is likes playing soccer, basketball, and spikeball! ...

Juntos is going to Oregon! This March Juntos will be sending 5 Students to Oregon State University! Students will have the opportunity to network with other Juntos members from around the US. We need your help! We need to raise $13,500 to help take these 5 Students to Oregon! Click the Link to Donate today! Or Click our Linktree on our bio to donate! https://buff.ly/3GXVGNy ...

Meet the Juntos Team! Jose Garcia Gonzalez is a third year studying Computer Science here at NCSU🐺! This is Jose's third year working with the Juntos Program! Fun Fact about Jose is that he is currently making an app for Juntos! ...

This week our career spotlight is on K -12 Educators! K-12 educators teach students between kindergarten and 12th grade of any subject. Minimum education is a bachelor's degree in either education or a specific subject study. ...

This week our Career Spotlight is Physican Assistants. Physican Assistants diagnose, examine, and treat patients in a variety of fields. The demand for Physician Assistants are growing and are integral to our healthcare system. Above you will find some information, the average salary range, and degree requirements for becoming a Physician Assistant. ...

Our Work Study Student Kimberly Hernandez was highlighted on the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences website! Kimberly is studying animal science and applying what she enjoys doing at Juntos by pursuing a career of being a science teacher.
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The Juntos Team Captain Application is now live!

Apply today to mentor to Latinx High School youth during our annual summer academy and network with professionals! This week long experience will start from June 12th-17th.

Applications are on a rolling basis, link to apply is below!

https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/176143
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The Juntos familia wishes everyone a Happy Holiday season! Wishing everyone quality time with their loved ones! ...

Continuing with our career spotlight series, Juntos is highlighting Civil Engineers this week! Civil Engineers help society solve problems. Professionals in the field innovate solutions that protect natural resources, provide communities with efficient transportation networks, construct safe buildings, dams, bridges, and more. We have listed the possible degree paths needed to become a Civil Engineer, average annual earnings, and its demand. Stay tuned for next week’s career spotlight! ...

Continuing with our career spotlight series, Juntos is highlighting lawyers this week! Lawyers help make appearances in court to speak on behalf of clients or collect crucial case data. We have listed the possible degree paths needed to become a lawyer, average annual earnings, and its demand. Stay tuned for next week’s career spotlight!
#CareerExploration #Juntos #Lawyers #JuntosNC
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Meet the Juntos Team! Lucía Planchón is our newest member and new Assistant director for the Juntos Program! Her journey with Juntos began four years after graduating from NC State , and she is so excited to be back, especially knowing that she will continue to work with the Hispanic population while helping parents and students navigate through the complexities of higher education readiness. ...

This week our Career Spotlight is textile engineering. A specific form of mechanical engineering that concentrates on textiles. Above you will find some applications, the average salary range, and degree requirements for textile engineering.

#Juntos #textileengineering #engineering
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Meet the Juntos Team! Jessica Solis Aguilar is our National Program Assistant! Jessica joined the Juntos team in 2016 as a student volunteer and became the coordinator in 2018 to the Juntos program in Pender County, North Carolina. Jessica is pursuing a master’s degree in Public Administration here at NCSU 🐺. Planning to continue her involvement with the Hispanic/Latinx and immigrant community. ...

Watch this quick introduction to Juntos on YouTube

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Listen to the
Connect eXtension
Podcast

Hosted by Diana Urieta, senior director and co-developer of Juntos North Carolina, the Connect eXtension Podcast discusses Juntos, the work they are doing, and their vision going forward.

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Check out our series of short theme videos from the 2020 National Juntos Convening. We personally love the short presentations from all the states as they share their Juntos 4-H vision.

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