The Mentoring Institute at UNM is pleased to announce its 8th annual mentoring conference. The 2015 conference theme is New Perspectives in Mentoring: A Quest for Leadership Excellence & Innovation. This four-day event will be held on Tuesday, October 20 through Friday, October 23 at the Student Union Building situated on UNM’s main campus in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
We invite faculty, staff and students of higher education, researchers, K-12 educators, community leaders, administrators, non-profit partners, government agencies, and other professionals to join us in a rich mix of conversation, networking opportunities, hands-on workshops, and engagement among scholars and professionals in the fields of mentoring, coaching, and leadership.
About the Conference
Each year, the Mentoring Institute hosts its annual mentoring conference. Featuring four keynote/plenary sessions and over 300 presentations total, the 2014 conference brought close to 700 people to New Mexico. We aim to host a broad constituency, which includes divisions of higher education, academic researchers, educators, community leaders, administrators, non-profit partners, government agencies, and other professionals.
Who Attends the Conference?
At the 2014 Mentoring Conference, 87% of attendees were faculty, staff or students from higher education. The remaining 13% are from the areas of health care, government, non-profit, and corporate/business.
2014 Conference Testimonials
“I am writing to express my comments regarding the conference. It was absolutely outstanding! This year was my first time attending and my doctoral student identified your conference. I really learned a lot and was able to communicate with colleagues throughout the country. UNM really has a strong resource with your institute. Every aspect of the conference was very professional, organized, thorough, and effective. I truly enjoyed participating and attending. You provided a perfect conference, perfect organization, and perfect location! I really appreciated being able to interact with, communicate, and learn from professionals from different disciplines. Again, the conference was very valuable. Please feel free to forward my comments to your University administration. Thank you!”Download PDF for Additional Testimonials
Lisa D. Hobson, Prairie View A&M University
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|Call for Proposals Release||March 27, 2015|
|Abstract Proposal Submission Deadline||May 15, 2015|
|Notification of Submission Acceptance||May 29, 2015|
|Paper Submission Due (First Draft)||June 30, 2015|
|Peer-Reviewed Papers Returned||August 01, 2015|
|Final Paper Submission Due||August 30, 2015|
|Registration Deadline||October 10, 2015|