Admissions program focuses on cultural identity

Native American students learn about admissions, maintaining cultural identity at Lawrence University

Story Highlights

  • Sophie Skenandore-Wheelock, 17, of Oneida, attended the College Horizons program at Lawrence.
  • The program brought 86 students from around the U.S. to Lawrence last week.
  • The program guides Native American students through the college admissions process.
  • It also helps them learn more about their cultural identities and how to maintain them in college.