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  • Viewpoints

    Head and shoulders of woman

    From my first day as dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at New Mexico State University five years ago, I knew that community partnerships would be the cornerstone of my vision for the college. In reaching out to the local business owners and organizations, I found individuals and groups in Las Cruces and beyond who care deeply not only for NMSU as a center of learning, but also as an important partner for the success of businesses and families in southern New Mexico.
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  • Photo of the Week

    Men looking at equipment on a table

    New Mexico State University engineering technology students Jeremy Laselute (left) and Mason Rust work with College of Engineering Assistant Professor Rolfe Sassenfeld (right) on equipment that Sassenfeld rescued from the loading dock waiting to be trashed and turned into an electronics laboratory.
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  • Faculty/Staff Spotlight

    Portrait of woman next to award

    Sandra Romero does whatever it takes to help students and faculty members in the College of Education’s Special Education and Communication Disorders Department, even if it means increasing her own workload.
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  • Around the State

    Portrait of woman

    Of the 536 historical markers in New Mexico, only five represent women. This year, a historical sign will be placed honoring the legacy of Maria Gutierrez Spencer, a pioneer of bilingual and bicultural education and advocate of the indo-hispanic experience.
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  • Man hoeing garden

    NMSU Valencia County Extension office establishing seed library

  • Picture of actors onstage

    NMSU acting residency fuels intensive coaching for students, faculty

  • Graphic of space probe design

    NMSU researchers propose concept to study Europa’s atmosphere

  • chipmunk

    Multi-faceted research on chipmunks enhances NMSU public education program

  • NMSU motorcycle tour in northern New Mexico offers chance to learn about 4-H


NMSU College of Education dean inducted into NMCEL Hall of Fame

The New Mexico Coalition of Educational Leaders, a leadership association representing more than 15 educational leadership organizations, recently inducted New Mexico State University College of Education Dean Michael Morehead into the NMCEL Hall of Fame.

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Arrowhead Center enterprise adviser selected as Kauffman Fellow Portrait of Estela Hartley

Arrowhead Center Enterprise Adviser Estela Hartley has been accepted into the Kauffman Fellows, a highly selective program in which a cohort of business and investment professionals completes a two-year curriculum and individual development plan with executive coaching, facilitated mentoring and peer learning in innovation investing.

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NMSU Agricultural Science Center at Tucumcari to host annual field day Thursday People riding on a hay wagon.

The New Mexico State University Agricultural Science Center at Tucumcari will host its annual field day Thursday, Aug. 6. The event is free and open to the public. Registration begins at 4:30 p.m. The center is located three miles northeast of Tucumcari on Highway 54.

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NMSU Valencia County Extension office establishing seed library Man hoeing garden

LOS LUNAS – Some libraries house books. Other libraries are home to seeds. Seed-saving libraries, a place to literally check out and return seeds, are increasing in popularity as more and more growers and farmers gain interest in producing the best-tasting vegetables that you can get.

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NMSU’s Anderson earns National Achievement Award for New Mexico A photo of Jeff Anderson attaching a rain gutting to a house.

Jeff Anderson, an agronomy and horticulture agent for New Mexico State University’s Dona Ana County Cooperative Extension Service, received the National Achievement Award during the National Association of County Agricultural Agents earlier this month.

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Stellar discovery: NMSU researchers co-author study revealing stars in galaxy have moved

New Mexico State University researchers are part of a team of scientists with the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) who created a new map of the Milky Way that shows nearly a third of the stars have dramatically changed their obits.

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NMSU to host grape field day at Fabian Garcia Science Center Saturday Grapes on a vine.

New Mexico State University’s Viticulture Program and the New Mexico Vine & Wine Society will host a field day, Grape Day, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, at the NMSU Fabian Garcia Science Center, 113 W. University Ave.

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