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A group of students in yellow shirts
June 10, 2021

Juntos NC Announces Second Virtual Summer Academy

The virtual event from June 15-18 will bring Latino students from around North Carolina together virtually to recognize their challenges, identify their strategies, and share their strengths.

Two Juntos student workers converse with parents at the Sampson Community College Kickoff event this spring
June 8, 2021

Students Helping Students

During the COVID-19 pandemic, work study students with the NC State Juntos Program have continued to motivate and inspire Latinx students around the state, keeping them on track to go to college.

Sirena Rowe hugs a teammate at the NCAA championships in Greensboro.
May 7, 2021

Strong Finish

Sirena Rowe, who helped NC State win an NCAA swimming relay title, recounts the highs and lows of her time in college. She graduates with a passion to help others and an eye on the Tokyo Olympics.

Edwin Rutto in a pack of runners nearing the finish line.
May 5, 2021

Going the Distance

Cross country runner Edwin Rutto looks homeward to Kenya’s Great Rift Valley as he prepares to graduate with a degree in plant and soil sciences.