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Brown, Mexican officials sign pacts on higher education, energy
Brown, Mexican officials sign pacts on higher education, energy

Gov. Jerry Brown, on the third day of his trade mission here, signed two more agreements with Mexican officials on Tuesday. The first, which was inked at the University of California's headquarters in Mexico City, is aimed at increasing collaboration in higher education. Officials in each country would like to see more students crossing the border to study and conduct research. Currently, such education exchanges are limited, with only a few thousand students traveling from California to Mexico and vice versa. "It just doesn't make sense, culturally and economically and academically that the numbers are so abysmal," said state Sen. Kevin de Leon (D-Los Angeles). ...

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