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NMSU College of Education passes national, state accreditations

Date: 06/26/2018 Writer: Adriana M. Chavez, 575-646-1957, adchavez@nmsu.edu The New Mexico State University College of Education has received accreditation from the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation for its educator preparation programs, the first college in the state to earn accreditation from CAEP. The accreditation, which lasts seven years and was granted with no…
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2018 Tenure and/or Promotion

The Provost has approved the following faculty in our College for Promotion and/or Tenure: Dr. Srikanta K. Mishra, Department of Communications Disorders Earned tenure and promoted to Associate Professor Dr. Judith Flores Carmona, School of Teacher Preparation, Administration and Leadership Earned tenure and promoted to Associate Professor Dr. Mary L. Fahrenbruck, School of Teacher Preparation,…
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Blanca Araujo interviewed about new book.

Blanca Araujo, an associate professor in the NMSU College of Education, spoke with C-SPAN this afternoon about “Educating Across Borders: The Case of a Dual Language Program on the U.S. Mexico Border,” a book she co-authored about the learning experiences of border-crossing students living on the U.S.-Mexico border whose lives span two countries and two…
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Children, adults invited to learn variety of styles during NMSU dance camp

Date: 06/04/2018 Writer: Adriana M. Chavez, 575-646-1957, adchavez@nmsu.edu Children and teens ages 9 to 18 can learn more about hip-hop, jazz, modern, ballet, classical Spanish and salsa dance styles at the New Mexico State University dance program’s summer dance camp. The camp will take place from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. July 23-28, culminating in…
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NMSU retired associate professor recognized for teacher education efforts in Mongolia

Candace Kaye, a retired associate professor in the New Mexico State University College of Education, recently received an honorary doctorate from the Mongolian National University of Education, along with a prestigious award from the Mongolian government’s Ministry of Education, Culture and Science. Kaye, who is an affiliated graduate faculty member in the Department of Curriculum…
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NMSU’s Communication Disorders Program receives critical funding from local organizations

Date: 05/21/2018 Writer: Melissa R. Rutter, 575-646-4211, mrrutter@nmsu.edu New Mexico State University College of Education’s Communication Disorders Program received a contribution of $10,000 from the Aprendamos Intervention Team and Direct Therapies Center. A check presentation was held May 1 outside of the Communication Science building. This is the latest contribution the Communication Disorders program has…
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3 sisters earn 3 degrees in commencement ceremonies at NMSU

Carlos Andres López, Las Cruces Sun-News Published 3:47 p.m. MT May 12, 2018 LAS CRUCES – It was either fate or good timing, or some combination of the two, coupled with years of hard work and determination, that led three sisters down a path in which they each graduated from New Mexico State University this weekend, earning undergraduate, graduate…
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NMSU honors outstanding education graduate

Sun-News Reports, lcsun-news.com Published 4:46 p.m. MT May 14, 2018 LAS CRUCES – The New Mexico State University Alumni Association honored Derek Brown as the spring 2018 Outstanding Graduate for the College of Education at a luncheon Friday, May 11. Considered by his faculty to be “natural educator” who was “born to the discipline,” Brown is…
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Dr. Blanca Araujo has a forthcoming co-authored book

Department of Curriculum and Instruction Dr. Blanca Araujo has a forthcoming co-authored book Educating Across Borders: The Case of a Dual Language Program on the U.S. Mexico Border, which has been lauded as constituting “a unique contribution to the literature on dual language schools, both for its qualitative rigor and for the border context that…
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Jeanne Brown, Curriculum and Instruction wins 2nd Place

The University Research Council would like to announce the Poster Session Awardees from the 17TH ANNUAL URC RESEARCH & CREATIVE ACTIVITIES FAIR.  Fifty one posters were presented.  Two judges evaluated each poster and the three posters with the highest evaluations were selected.   Congratulations to the first, second and third place winners! 1ST Place Nancy McMillan,…
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