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We are excited to see you at the Elevating Student Success through Collaboration and Innovation Conference happening Wednesday, October 11, through Friday, October 13, 2023. The first day pre-conference events will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn and the following days will be held at the UTEP Union Building East! You'll have the opportunity to:


  • Engage with thought leaders and peers,
  • Exchange transformative ideas, and
  • Influence the future of education at UTEP.


SAVE THE DATE for this inspiring event that promises to drive positive change in student achievement!



The purpose of our conference is to bring together educators, administrators, and stakeholders from diverse educational settings to explore, share, and co-create innovative strategies that foster collaboration and drive student success to new heights. Through dynamic discussions, insightful workshops, and cross-disciplinary networking, we aim to cultivate a collective vision that transforms education, equipping students with the skills and support they need to excel in an ever-evolving world. 

Conference Themes/Topics: 

  • Innovations in Teaching and Learning 
  • Engaging Students Outside of the Classroom 
  • Assessment, Evaluation, and Continuous Improvement 
  • Faculty Professional Development 
  • Staff Professional Development 
  • Mentoring and Mentor/Mentee Relationships 
  • Promoting a Culture of Care (e.g., addressing multiple identities, mental health and well-being) 
  • Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) / Discipline-based Education Research (DBER) 
  • Other topics relevant to the theme of Elevating Student Success through Collaboration and Innovation 


Union Building East