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School of Architecture + Planning


Agenda for Mexican Student Open House

School of Architecture and Planning

University of New Mexico

April 5-7, 2020


Sunday (Domingo) Parking availability will be announced

Arrival no later than 4pm to UNM campus (selected site will be announced)

4:30pm – Lodging check in (further information will be provided of selected site)

6:30pm – Dinner at La Posada (University of New Mexico)


Monday (Lunes)
7:00 – 8:30am – Breakfast at La Posada UNM

9:30am – Registration, Gallery at the School of Architecture and Planning

10:00am – Welcome by Interim Dean of the School of Architecture and Planning Mark Childs & Bienvenida por Eliseo “Cheo” Torres, Vice President for Student Services (Room P104)

10:15am – Presentation by Architecture Chair, John Quale

10:30am - Presentation by Community Regional Planning Chair, Renia Ehrenfeucht

10:45am – Presentation by Landscape Architecture Chair, Katya Crawford

11:00am – Presentation by Historic Preservation and Regionalism Director, Francisco Uviña

11:15am – Presentation by Indigenous Design and Planning Institute Director, Theodore “Ted” Jojola

11:30am – Presentation by Advisors (Undergraduate – Angela Pacheco & Graduate - Miquela Ortiz-Upston)

11:45am – Global Education Office GEO presentation on Admissions and scholarships

12:00pm – Lunch

1:00pm – Tour of School of Architecture and Planning

1:30pm – University Program Presentations

Valerie Cardenas – UNM representative in Mexico – present potential scholarships

Office of Graduate Studies OGS

Latin American Iberian Institute LAII – potential fellowships

Centro de La Raza – Director, Rosa Isela Cervantes

2:15pm – Meeting with Chairs, advisors and directors – Q&A session

3:00pm – Break (coffee & snacks)

Meet with students from Latin America at the School to discuss experiences as international students

5:15pm – Lecture Series Talk in Auditorium

7:30pm – Dinner with SA&P chairs and selected students



7am – 8:30am – Breakfast

8:30am – Campus Tour

11:00am – check out