Native American Summer Bridge

2021 Native American Summer Bridge 

ONLINE FOR SUMMER 2021

June 14 - July 2, Monday - Thursday, 9am-noon

Enrollment is ongoing. Reserve your seat today by following the application instructions below.

For application assistance and other information, please contact us at:
nasb@santarosa.edu / 707-527-4609
 

PROGRAM OVERVIEW 

The program aims to engage and prepare currently enrolled high school juniors and seniors for college.  Students will receive college credit, be registered SRJC students, and become familiar with what is involved in making the transition to college.  Backpacks and school supplies will be provided, along with dedicated counseling support, and a university campus tour

CULTURAL COURSE CURRICULUM
  • Braiding Western and Cultural Education
  • Native American Scholarships
  • Native American Colleges and University Transfer
  • Special Guest Speakers including the College President Dr. Chong, Counselors, Faculty, and Staff
ACADEMIC COURSE CURRICULUM
  • Counseling 270: Introduction to College (.5 Unit) June 14 - 20, 2021
  • Counseling 60:  Effective Study Skills (1 unit) June 21 - July 2, 2021
PROGRAM SUPPORT
  • Backpacks, School Supplies, and Textbooks
  • Dedicated Counseling
  • Technology Supplies and Support
  • Local Transportation (provided upon request)
 
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

1. ALL STUDENTS Complete SRJC Native American Summer Bridge Application: TBD

2. ALL STUDENTS Complete ApplyCCC SRJC online application: https://admissions.santarosa.edu/new-or-returning-students-information

3. If you will be a JUNIOR or SENIOR in the 2021/2022 academic year: Complete High School Concurrent Enrollment Request Form: https://admissions.santarosa.edu/high-school-dual-enrollment-request-form

4. If you are currently a SENIOR and will be graduating this Spring:  Complete Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) / Board of Governor's Fee Waiver (BOGW): 2020-2021 California College Promise Grant.

 
NATIVE FACULTY & STAFF
  • Brijida “Brijit” Alemán – Hopland Band of Pomo Indians, Student Psychological Services and Disability Resources Testing and Support Services Center 
  • Cierra Davis – Hopland Band of Pomo Indians, STNC Disability Resources 
  • Brenda Flyswithhawks – Tsalági Eastern Cherokee, Psychology, Behavioral Sciences  
  • Josephine McKay – Dry Creek Pomo and Sierra Miwok, Psychology, Behavioral Sciences 
  • Jenn Perez – Isleta Pueblo, New Mexico, Child Development 
  • Sandy Sigala – Hopland Band of Pomo Indians, Student Life Equity and Engagement 
  • Maleese Warner – Mescalero Apache/Cherokee, Director, Early Childhood Education 
  • Elizabeth Billy -- Dry Creek Pomo, Program Coordinator, Native American Summer Bridge
 
RESOURCE VAULT

 

 

Dr. Brenda Flyswithhawks, Program Director  
Coordinator, DUO Native American Celebration              
1535 Emeritus Hall
Santa Rosa Junior College
(707) 527-4613                        
Guillermo Garcia
Instructor / Counselor            
Bertolini, 2nd Floor
Santa Rosa Junior College
(707) 521-7864                      
Elizabeth Billy, Program Coordinator
Native American Summer Bridge
Intercultural Center, Pioneer Hall
Santa Rosa Junior College
(707)527-4609
Genevieve Bertone
Director
Bertolini, 1st Floor
Santa Rosa Junior College
(707)521-7925
Amber Shell, Program Support
Native American Summer Bridge
Intercultural Center, Pioneer Hall
Santa Rosa Junior College
(707)527-4609
Student Outreach
Plover Hall
Santa Rosa Junior College
(707)524-1540