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Hartnell Welcomes Governor of Guanajuato and Delegates Saturday

October 15th, 2013

SALINAS, Calif. - On Saturday, October 19, 2013, Hartnell College will host Breakfast with Guanajuato Delegation. Monterey County leaders in education are among the guests who will be in this program that could be a renewed and improved relationship with the State of Guanajuato, México and its universities. The breakfast and program will be on,

Saturday, October 19, 2013
9:00 a.m.
Hartnell College - Steinbeck Hall
411 Central Avenue
Salinas, CA

Hartnell College is interested in establishing an agreement with the University of Guanajuato to benefit our students and theirs in a cultural and academic exchange. This is a visit that Hartnell College hopes will re-establish the connection between both institutions.

The program will include opening remarks form Hartnell Superintendent/President, Dr. Willard Lewallen, Board of Trustees President, Candi DePauw, Governor of Guanajuato, Miguel Márquez Márquez, Rector General of the University of Guanajuato, and an overview of Hartnell College featuring student success.

The Guanajuato delegation is visiting the Central Coast for two days to learn more about the Ag industry in the area and how it relates to the work performed in México via partnerships.

Hartnell Community College District

The Hartnell CCD serves over 15,000 students annually through its main campus in Salinas, the Alisal Campus in East Salinas, the King City Education Center, and various outreach learning centers throughout the Salinas Valley. Hartnell College, a Hispanic Serving Institution, provides workforce training, basic skills courses, and prepares students for transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Hartnell College is recognized for its innovative public and private partnerships that support world class STEM education, career technical education, fine and performing arts, humanities, and athletics. We are growing leaders through opportunity, engagement, and achievement. For more about Hartnell CCD, visit www.hartnell.edu.