The University of New Mexico Mentoring Institute hosts its fourth annual mentoring conference Wednesday-Friday, Oct. 26-28. The theme is "Learning Across Disciplines."

David Cuttlerbuck, co-founder of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council is the keynote speaker.

The Mentoring Institute expects more than 100 universities and 250 professionals and students from various fields of study to highlight the diversity and importance of mentoring institutions.

The conference will focus on uniting mentoring scholars to facilitate collaborative ideas and support and encourage mentoring programs across all universities and fields of study.

The conference runs from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday. Registration for the mentoring conference is open until Friday, Sept. 30.

Visit Mentoring Conference for more information and to register, or call 505-277-1484.

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