In addition to offering an Ethnic Studies curriculum from a Borderlands perspective, BEST faculty engage in the following collective activities:


2022 W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Pasos Ajenos: Social Justice and Inequalities in the Borderlands Museum Exhibit


2021-2022 W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Re-Visioning Social Studies (RVSS) Summer Institute with Southern

New Mexico Teachers to Write New History Lessons for K-12


2021: Devasthali Family Foundation Fund

Vado and School Racial Integration: A Peoples of New Mexico Film


2020: New Mexico Public Education Department

Southern New Mexico Teachers’ Perspectives on Culturally Relevant Education


June 2022: NMSU Lesson Writing Institute and Demonstration Day for/by Southern NM K-12 Educators (to support 2018 Martinez/Yazzie legal ruling and 2022 New Mexico Social Studies Standards) video forthcoming