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STEM Outreach Center at NMSU receives funding to continue STEM programs

Date: 11/15/2018 Writer: Adriana M. Chavez, 575-646-1957, adchavez@nmsu.edu The STEM Outreach Center at New Mexico State University has received $224,000 to expand STEM programs for K-8th grade students in Hatch, Gadsden and Las Cruces schools. The STEM Outreach Center, housed in the NMSU College of Education, recently received a $176,000 grant from the New Mexico…
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Sol y Arena to perform at the inauguration of Chancellor Dan Arvizu and President John Floros

The NMSU Dance Programs Spanish dance ensemble Sol y Arena will perform at 3 p.m. today for the inauguration of Chancellor Dan Arvizu and President John Floros in Corbett Center Student Union ballroom. For more information about Sol y Arena, contact Paco Antonio at 575-646-4038 or visit https://kind.nmsu.edu/dance-main/dance-companies-clubs/sya/

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National Audiology Awareness Month Activities

Last week, NMSU Chancellor Dan Arvizu participated in a free hearing test offered by the NMSU College of Education Department of Communication Disorders and the National Speech Language Hearing Association – NMSU Chapter to promote National Audiology Awareness Month. The department offered free hearing screenings to the community at the Edgar R. Garrett Speech and…
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NMSU Education major teaching in Spain after being given Fulbright fellowship

New Mexico State University education major Sara Bonk is currently in the middle of her J. William Fulbright grant in Spain. One of two NMSU finalists, Bonk was ultimately granted the award with the help of the NMSU Honors College. Established in 1946, the Fulbright Program is an international educational exchange program sponsored by the…
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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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Diverse dance styles to be featured during ‘Rhythm Nights’ at NMSU

Date: 04/13/2018 Writer: Adriana M. Chavez, 575-646-1957, adchavez@nmsu.edu Two successful New Mexico State University dance companies will showcase their talented students during the “Rhythm Nights” dance concert April 20-21. Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 20, and at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 21, at Rentfrow Hall, 3161 Williams Avenue on the…
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STEM Outreach Center presents at the NMSTE Spring 2018 Meeting

STEM Outreach Center The STEM Outreach Center was invited to present at the NMSTE Spring 2018 Southern New Mexico Chapter Meeting on March 29th. NMSTE is the New Mexico Society for Technology in Education and is a valued affiliate of ISTE. This meeting gave educators the opportunity to engage with other educators, administrators, technologists and…
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STEM Summer Camp Program, Tombaugh Elementary School

Tombaugh Elementary School and our very own NMSU STEM Outreach Center-NM are featured in this video on the National Association of Elementary School Principals’ website. For more information, visit http://afterschool.naesp.org/.

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March 2018 Core Values winner – Gaspard Mucundanyi

We would like to congratulate Gaspard Mucundanyi for winning the March Core Values Dean’s parking spot award.  Gaspard was nominated for the award by exemplifying one or more of the Core Values of the College of Education.  “Gaspard Mucundanyi is a doctoral student and graduate assistant in the Curriculum and Instruction Department.  He exemplifies excellence…
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Game Testing Opportunities at NMSU’s Learning Games Lab

MathSnacks! NMSU’s Learning Games Lab will host fifth-graders to test new Math Snacks games for a half day during Las Cruces Public School’s Spring Break and Spring Holiday. Participants will play our games and discuss their experiences to help us improve gameplay and design. Interested fifth-graders will attend one of our sessions. The dates and…
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