Engaging Community Partnerships in Education: Investing in Excellence

On Friday, April 1, 2016 New Mexico State University in Partnership with America’s Promise Alliance, AT&T, and Bravo Dealerships of Las Cruces and El Paso will present the “New Mexico State University GradNation Community Summit.” The summit will convene in the Corbett Center Student Union Ballrooms from 8:15 AM-2:30 PM.  This summit will engage representatives from many sectors: education practitioners (K-12), business leaders, civic organization, non-profits, government, higher education, parents and students from Doña Ana County. We encourage you to register for this event and engage in meaningful dialogue, which will impact future generations and our community.

Local Sponsors & Co-Conveners

  • Bravo Dealerships of Las Cruces and El Paso


Keynote Speakers

  • Dr. Fernando Valle, Texas Tech University
  • Dr. Esther Devall, New Mexico State University


Featured Sessions:

  • Increasing the high school graduation rates in Doña Ana County
  • Increasing entry/success in postsecondary education
  • Examining workforce readiness upon graduation from high school/college
  • Exploring best practices in local school districts
  • Examining the role of technology and innovation in public school instruction