Highlands Hosts State Higher Education Department Town Hall Meeting
Photo: Margaret McKinney/Highlands University
Tino Pestalozzi, Deputy Cabinet Secretary for the New Mexico Higher Education Department, answers a question during a Higher Education Department town hall meeting Highlands University hosted Aug. 18 in the Margaret Kennedy Alumni Hall. The town hall meeting at Highlands was one of 13 the Higher Education Department is holding statewide through September to gather public input for developing a master plan for higher education in the state. The draft master plan is expected to be completed by the end of the year, when it will be posted on the New Mexico Department of Education Web site for further public comment.