RE:BORDER Student Leadership Symposium

Tuesday, October 24 | 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. | Tijuana, Mexico

About the Student Leadership Symposium

This single-day symposium aims to assemble inspiration and actionable insights, enabling participants to grasp the intricacies confronting the CaliBaja region. It will also provide a platform to contribute to an interdisciplinary Think Tank, where researchers, policy makers, educators, business leaders and artists from both sides of the border converge. Beyond networking, this event promises to enhance your leadership abilities and enable you to create an impact during your time at SDSU and beyond.

Key Symposium Components:

  • Engaging interdisciplinary panels and discussions
  • Panel and poster session focused on cross-border water issues
  • Collaborative interdisciplinary think tank
  • Joint student art project transcending national borders
  • Simultaneous English/Spanish translation

Whether you're actively exercising leadership on campus or just embarking on your journey to envision your career trajectory, this symposium promises to equip you with fresh perspectives, valuable connections, and innovative ideas to foster your growth as a leader.


Register to Attend the Symposium

Transportation Details

Roundtrip transportation between SDSU and Universidad Autónoma de Baja California (UABC) will be arranged for 50 students. Details will be shared at a later date.

Priority Consideration

Students with valid international travel documents and whose academic pursuits and interests align with border-related issues, encompassing fields like education, sustainability, infrastructure, entrepreneurship, water and social engagement will be given priority.