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Summer Workshop for NASBI Students

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  • Each summer, the Cross-Culture Academic Advancement Center (CCAAC) at Texas Tech University organizes one week Native American Summer Bridge Institute (NASBI).
  • Each year about 25 high school students and their parents of Native Americans attend this event.
  • The Human-Centric Design Research Lab at the Department of Mechanical Engineering hosts lab tour, demonstrations of human simulation models, and motion capture experiment to encourage these students to attend colleges after high school.
Sponsoring Department

Whitacre College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Jingzhou (James) Yang
Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering
james.yang@ttu.edu
806.742.3563 x229

Project Time Period

One Week in June or July

Target Age Group

Grades 11-12

Project Websites

www.myweb.ttu.edu/jiyang/outreach.htm