Category Archives: Faculty Achievements

Spotlight: Dr. Anna Lopez

Anna Lopez was one of 11 faculty presented the Donald C. Roush Award for teaching excellence.  Eleven faculty members received the Donald C. Roush Award at this Spring’s Convocation. Named for a former NMSU executive vice president in recognition of his 34 years of supporting teaching improvement at NMSU, the annual Roush awards recognize NMSU…
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Congratulations to the 2017 Emerging Scholars Award recipients!

College of Education Emerging Scholars Initiative The CoEd Emerging Scholars Initiative aims to support and promote innovative research efforts of untenured, tenure-track faculty and research faculty that will (1) advance scientific knowledge or creative works in a specific field or area of professional activity, and (2) develop skills to be successful at securing external funding….
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NMSU honors faculty, Hubbard during convocation

Jane Moorman, NMSU 5:03 p.m. MT Jan. 17, 2017 LAS CRUCES – New Mexico State University faculty and staff were welcomed back to campus Tuesday during the spring 2017 convocation ceremony at NMSU’s Atkinson Recital Hall. Every fall and spring, convocation is held on campus. “Convocation provides all of us with the opportunity to re-connect with…
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Language, Race, and Power in Schools

Dr. Pierre Orelus has recently published an edited volume, Language, Race, and Power in Schools: A Critical Discourse Analysis (Routledge Research in Education), with many of our doctoral students.  The C & I doctoral students are: Susana Rios, Debamista Roychowdhury, Lihua Zhang, Loretta Wideman, Ewa Krawczyk, Paulo Oemig, Gizelle Martinez, Nancy Wasser, Romina Pacheco, and…
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Dr. Eve Adams recognized

The New Mexico State University Research Discovery Award was presented to Eve Adams – professor in the NMSU College of Education – by Chancellor Garrey Carruthers during Saturday’s men’s basketball game at the Pan Am Center. Dr. Adams was presented with a special certificate in honor of her achievements as a researcher and professor of…
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ECED faculty & graduate students present at conference

Dr. Michelle Salazar Pérez and five NMSU graduate and undergraduate students presented at the 24th international Reconceptualizing Early Childhood Education (RECE) conference in Taupo, New Zealand, Oct 30 – November 3, 2016. Students who presented papers include (pictured left to right): Gaspard Mucundanyi, Rosario Tapia, Margarita Ruiz Guerrero, Berta Carela, and Mehmet Ozer. This year’s…
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Karen Wiburg and Barbara Chamberlin were recognized for grant-supported projects.

Karen Wiburg and Barbara Chamberlin were recognized recently by New Mexico State University for their success in finding funding for grant-supported projects such as Math Snacks.   The Math Snacks animated video collection is available free as a packaged app for iPhone or iPad (with integrated teacher support). http://mathsnacks.com/ios.html#ms Math Snacks Videos can also be…
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NMSU Kinesiology and Dance department recognized for 17th straight year

DATE: 11/23/2016 WRITER: Adriana M. Chavez, 575-646-1957, adchavez@nmsu.edu CONTACT: Joseph Berning, 575-646-3660, jberning@ad.nmsu.edu The Department of Kinesiology and Dance at New Mexico State University recently received a three-year recognition from the National Strength and Conditioning Association, marking the 17th consecutive year the department has received the recognition. This month, NSCA officials determined the undergraduate Strength…
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2016 CoEd Emerging Scholars Awards

CoEd Emerging Scholars Initiative The CoEd Emerging Scholars Initiative aims to support and promote innovative research efforts of untenured, tenure-track faculty and research faculty that will (1) advance scientific knowledge or creative works in a specific field or area of professional activity, and (2) develop skills to be successful at securing external funding. The Emerging…
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Dr. Karin Wiburg received the University Research Council Distinguished Career Award

Karin Wiburg of the NMSU College of Education received the University Research Council Distinguished Career Award during convocation Tuesday morning. Wiburg is currently a Distinguished Professor of Learning Design and Technology, as well as the director of a STEM education research group. Since her arrival at NMSU in 1993, she has created master’s and doctoral…
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