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Tuesday, October 10 • 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Building bridges: Community and regional engagement that transcends international borders. CETYS Presentation

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For over half a century, CETYS has contributed to the development of human capital and well-grounded individuals, agents of change that strengthen the competitiveness of the region, raise the quality of life, and improve the social fabric of those living along the Mexico-US border. Through this presentation, CETYS President will share the experience of an institution that has evolved from a continued education provider to one involved in graduate programs tailored to specific industry clusters, joint research projects, corporate linkage activities, and service learning programs, all robust examples of community engagement. CETYS impact beyond Mexico is complemented with its commitment to serving U.S. citizens from the Southern California region –as well as DACA students- through U.S. accredited programs and by offering financial aid (FAFSA) and support. This has consolidated CETYS reach and impact on the neighboring communities of Southern California and represents an example of rich and meaningful engagement.


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Carlos Garcia

Director, Institutional Relations, CETYS University/IENAC
Dr. Garcia is the Director for Institutional Relations and a member of the President’s Senior Staff at CETYS University, an internationally accredited University System in Mexico. He has been involved in external relations for more than 20 years, having served as local Director of Development, System Director for Advancement, Campus Dean, and currently at the head of Institutional Relations overseeing Alumni Relations, Communications and Board Development. He is an A.C.E. Fellow, the second Mexican to be chosen for that prestigious program in 50 years, a senior volunteer to CASE Latin America, an alumnus of The Fundraising School, a has served as member of numerous boards and service organizations, including the local chapters of the Mexican Red Cross, Caracol museum, The Ensenada Rotary Club, among others. Dr... Read More →


Tuesday October 10, 2017 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Colorado B

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