Eric Riggs and the YNS/InterTribal Youth
Dr. Eric Riggs with the Barona Reservation YNS/InterTribal Youth. Geological Sciences Eric Riggs and Norrie Robbins have been program supporters for the last 13 years.

Young Native Scholars / InterTribal Youth, exists to prepare Native American students for a brighter future through hands-on life experiences that combine academics, adventure travel, health and wellness, cultural exploration and economic opportunities. San Diego State University has a history of contributing fine graduates into the tribal community.  The Department of Geological Sciences continues this tradition with a warm welcome to YNS/InterTribal Youth and hopes to encourage future Indigenous Earth Scientists.