Mark your calendars!

for the 10th Annual Hispanic/Latino Education Summit!

 La Raza Cosmica: Dare to Dream - Looking Forward: High School is Not Enough

Monday, October 28, 2013 - Younes Conference Center 

Kearney, NE

We are pleased to announce the 2013 Summit sponsored by the  Nebraska Department of Education in partnership with the Latino American Commission.  This year's Summit will be held on October 28, 2013 in Kearney, Nebraska at the Younes Conference Center, just off I-80. The 2013 Summit purpose is to provide information for students and staff on the importance of graduating and how to graduate career or college ready.

Those invited to participate are school staff and their students. We are encouraging youth attendance by providing informational sessions on opportunities for post-secondary experiences. This event is limited to the first 600 registrations! No Onsite registrations will be accepted! Registration deadline is October 11th!

This website will provide more information as it becomes available. We hope you will view the website and consider attending.


At the Summit, we would like to recognize leadership efforts of Nebraska Hispanic/Latino students. Below please find information on the "Gallery of Stars" Program. We hope you will consider nominating someone!



Gallery of Stars Nomination 2013 .pdf128.65 KB