The Conference that Informs Leadership on the Border

Border Learning Conference 2017

February 23, 2017 

El Paso Marriott

Conference Schedule

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.   Conference Registration/Packet Pick-up/Breakfast

8:30 — 9:00 a.m.   Opening Session Guest Speaker: Ms. Zahira Torres

 El Paso Times Investigative Coach and Editor

9:15 — 10:15 a.m.   Breakout Session I

10:30 — 11:30 a.m.   Breakout Session II

11:45 — 12:45 p.m.   Breakout Session III

1:00 — 2:40 p.m.   Crossing Borders Awards Lunch

Crossing Borders Award Winner: Judge David Campos Guaderrama

2:40 – 3:40 p.m.   Afternoon Session: Dr. Arvind Singhal

UTEP Professor and Author

3:40 — 3:45 p.m.   Closing Session and Evaluations

  Salon A Salon B Salon C Salon D Mockingbird Bluebonnet
Session I  

Student Engagement Tips: Rudnick

Bridging College Partnerships: Kazanjian & Conklin Revitalizing Reforms: Nelson-Rodriguez et. al Latina Voices: Hampton, Wandermurem & Villa Using NSHS Scholarships: Ansari DLC Best Practices: Macedo & Mann
Session II The Future is Creative: Mitchell & Aguilar Evolution of Dual Credit: Ramirez & Basurto Developing Sustainable Partnerships: Nelson-Rodriguez, Savina & Velasquez Making the Campus Safe: Saenz-Rivera Is it Worth It?: Cordero Enhancing your Classroom: Cedillos
Session III True Detective: Kirby & Duncan Teaching Science: Pacheco, Escamilla & Hernandez Collaboration and Convergence: Maas et. al Culture & Language: Perez $$ for Projects: Lawrence, Alarcon & Valdez Teaching ELL: Garcia


To view or download the complete PDF of the 2016 Border Learning Conference Brochure, please click 2017 BLC Program.

 This year we are

“Transcending Borders: Rising to the Challenge of Our Future”.

Please register now!

Border Learning Conference 2016 flyer

See you there!



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