Excelencia in Education's Events


Excelencia's institutes, workshops, and convenings provide forums for sharing knowledge on effective strategies for Latino student success. Our events engage leadership from multiple sectors to focus on Latino students as essential to America’s human capital growth. 

September 12-13, 2019 - Los Angeles, CA

Build the Momentum for Latino Student Success

Seal of Excelencia and Ladder of Engagement
Leadership Institute: Equity-Centered Faculty Hiring

In Partnership with the University of Southern California, Center for Urban Education

The Institute will offer institutional teams the opportunity to learn from equity experts and institutional leaders how to create a culture of equity-centered hiring. A core dimension of institutional leadership includes a commitment to achieving representation of Latinos within its faculty to further model success.

Learn more about the Seal of Excelencia Framework.

Contact Joanna Sanchez, Seal of Excelencia Manager at jsanchez@EdExcelencia.org

October 24, 2019 - Washington, DC

Celebracion de Excelencia

Celebración de Excelencia

This annual recognition event brings national prominence to the year’s Examples of Excelencia and finalists by connecting higher educational practitioner leaders with leadership from the private, public, and philanthropic sectors. 

Offered in cooperation with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus.

October 25, 2019 - Washington, DC

ALASS Institute

Accelerating Latino Student Success (ALASS) Institute

Excelencia's ALASS Institute is the meeting place for professionals who are setting the national agenda for Latino student success in higher education. ALASS is a fast paced Institute providing rich networking opportunities, tactical information about evidence-based practices, strategies and resources to advance Latino student achievement in higher education.