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Events 2022

  • January 2022- New Year 

The Office of Global Initiatives welcomed the New Year participating in virtual meetings with different local and regional organizations.

 

  • January 18-21 2022 - Dominican Republic Delegation visits TAMIU 

A delegation from the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Small Business of the Dominican Republic visited TAMIU and Laredo this week. During their visit they met with different federal, state, and local representatives, including the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco Firearms and Explosives (ATF), as well as Customs and Border Protection (CBP), amongst others.

 DR ATF OGI visit

DR Delegation WTB

 

  • February 9, 2022 - Office of Global Initiatives - Expologística Transporte

The Office of Global Initiatives represented our University at the opening of the National Logistics Expo titled “Expologistica de Transporte”. The Expo was a three day event in Querétaro, Querétaro, México 

 Expo Logistica 2022

 

  • February 10, 2022 - Second Meeting of the North American Alliance of Logistics and Supply Chain Clusters
TAMIU Binational Center held the second meeting in Queretaro of the North American Alliance of Logistics and Supply Chain Clusters (ALCAN for its name in Spanish)  in which the board officers were elected. During the meeting the Board of ALCAN was elected. 
Grupo ALCAN Feb Qto.
 
 
  • February 21, 2022 - Binational River Park Meeting

The Office of Global Initiatives and the Texas Center were present at the Binational River Park meeting with US Ambassador to Mexico Ken Salazar.  

River Park Picture 

 

  • March 31, 2022  - Binational Border Mechanism Meeting 
The third Binational Dialoge Mechanism meeting was held at Texas A&M International University (TAMIU).  Dr. Pablo Arenaz, Presidne of TAMIU welcomed the group.  The meeting was presided by Ambassador Juan Carlos Mendoza, Mexican Consul General in Laredo, Texas.   
 
 BLM Group 2022
 
  • April 7, 2022 - Universidad Autónoma de Tamaulipas (U.A.T.) and Texas A&M International University       (TAMIU) sign MOA

Dr. Pablo Arenaz, President of and Texas A&M International University (TAMIU) and  C.P. Guillermo Mendoza Cavazos, Rector of the Universidad Autónoma de Tamaulipas (U.A.T.) signed a Memorandum of Agreement between their two institutions. After the signing of the agreement, the Deans of 17 Colleges of the U.A.T. met with Deans and Directors of TAMIU to work on possible projects including dual degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

MOA Signing UAT

 

Group Picture

 

  • May 3, 2022 - XXXIII Border Legislative Conference in Riverside, CA

The Office of Global Initiatives attended the XXXIII Border Legislative Conference in Riverside, California. Our International Relations Program Manager Mariana Barberena presented on “Preparing for our Future: Cooperation in Higher Education”, where she highlighted our extensive relationship with Mexican Universities and institutions.

 mba pres

  • May 17-19, 2022 - International Advisory Board Meeting of the Law and Criminology School of the Universidad Autónoma de Nuev León. 

The Office of Global Initiatives Program Manager Mariana Barberena travelled to Monterrey, Nuevo Leon to participate in the fourth International Advisory Board meeting of the Law and Criminology School of the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo Leon. A report was delivered reflecting changes in the curriculum as proposed in previous meetings.

 

  • June 20-24, 2022  - Law and Criminology Students from the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (U.A.N.L.) visit TAMIU 

The  Office of Global Initiatives received a group of Criminology and Law students from the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (U.A.N.L.). The students took a course on the Criminal System of the United States, in which they were able to meet and visit with local, state and federal government agencies. 

 J Hale

  • September 8, 2022 -Binational Discussion: "Border Water Supply" Sources and Challenges 

The Office of Global Initiatives / Binational Center with the City of Laredo hosted the Binational Discussion: "Border Water Supply" Sources and Challenges.  Speakers from both Texas and Mexico presented on the panel. 

 water panel

  • September 8, 2022 -VII Binational Art Exhibit 

The Office of Global Initiatives / Binational Center hosted the VII Binational Art Exhibit with the Mexican Consulate General in Laredo, Texas. The event was inaugurated by Ambassador Juan Carlos Mendoza, Consul General of Mexico in Laredo, Texas and Mrs.Maria Eugenia Calderón-Porter, Assistant VP for Global Initiatives. 

 

  • September 23, 2022 -Letras en la Frontera - Encuentro de Escritores  

The Office of Global Initiatives / Binational Center hosted the XI Meeting of Writers on the Border.  This was the first time in 13 years that the UNAM San Antonio held the event on the border.  The event was coordinated with the Art and Culture Department of the City of Nuevo Laredo.

 Pres. Letras en la Frontera

 

  • October 5, 2022  - U.S. Department of State presents Career Opportunities for TAMIU Students 

The Office of Global Initiatives with the Office of Career Services hosted a group of members from the U.S. Department of State who presented on the different career opportunities they offer for our students.

 dip outreach

 

For additional information contact:

Texas A&M International University
OFFICE OF GLOBAL INITIATIVES
Binational Center
International Language Institute

5201 University Boulevard
Lamar Bruni Vergara Science Center 301 (Main Office)
Lamar Bruni Vergara Science Center 201 (ILI)
Laredo, Texas 78041-1900
Tel: 956.326.2834
Fax: 956.326.2836
Email: binationalcenter@tamiu.edu

Office Hours:
Mon. - Fri., 8 am - 5 pm

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