Area Students Meet With Ndaba Mandela

Meeting with Ndaba Mandela Thursday morning at the Mandela International Magnet School, from left, Sonny Douma (Laguna Pueblo/AHS), Ndaba Mandela, Leah Mountain (San Ildefonso/Los Alamos High School), Regis Pecos, co-founder of the Leadership Institute, Kierstyn Moquino (San Ildefonso/Santa Clara, SFIS) and Laila Romero (Cochiti Pueblo). Courtesy photo

Area Students Meet With Ndaba Mandela

Local Pueblo fellows of the Summer Policy Academy of the Leadership Institute met with Ndaba Mandela this past Thursday morning at the Mandela International Magnet School. 

The fellows had the opportunity to engage in dialogue with Mandela that addressed common interests and issues relevant to both Pueblo and South African communities.

The international discussion also introduced the fellows to Mandela’s Africa Rising Foundation. 

For more information about the Summer Policy Academy of the Leadership Institute at the Santa Fe Indian School and the Africa Rising Foundation you can click on the links below.