Dr. Judith Flores-Carmona receives Donald C. Roush Award

  Dr. Flores-Carmona was honored at New Mexico State University’s spring 2018 convocation ceremony as a recipient of the Donald C. Roush Award in recognition of their teaching excellence. The award is named for former NMSU Executive Vice President Roush in recognition of his 34 years of teaching improvement in New Mexico. We congratulate you…
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Dr. Eve Adams selected for Regents Professorship

  Dr. Adams was recognized at New Mexico State University’s spring 2018 convocation ceremony for being the recipient of a Regents Professorship. This is a lifetime honor and the most prestigious award a faculty member at NMSU can receive. Join us in congratulating Dr. Eve Adams on being selected as a Regents Professor!  

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NMSU honors departments, faculty at 2018 spring convocation

New Mexico State University faculty and staff were welcomed back to campus on Tuesday, Jan. 16, during the spring 2018 convocation ceremony at NMSU’s Atkins Recital Hall. Every fall and spring, convocation is held to honor excellence on campus. “This has been a good year for NMSU on a number of fronts – the size…
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NMSU dance students to showcase talents in ‘Thresholds,’ host high school students

DATE: 01/11/2018 WRITER: Adriana M. Chavez, 575-646-1957, adchavez@nmsu.edu CONTACT: Ann Gavit, 575-646-2070, agavit@nmsu.edu The New Mexico State University Department of Kinesiology and Dance will host two events this month that will showcase the talents of its dance students and provide information about the dance program. NMSU dance seniors will host their culminating choreographic event “Thresholds”…
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December/January Core Values winner – Rebecca Alvarado-Alcantar

We would like to congratulate Rebecca Alvarado-Alcantar for winning the December and January Core Values Dean’s parking spot award.  Rebecca was nominated for the award by exemplifying one or more of the Core Values of the College of Education.  “Rebecca is a doctoral student in the Department of Special Education and Communication Disorders and she…
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Mathematically Connected Communities – Teacher Leader Cadre (TLC)

The Mathematically Connected Communities (MC2) Project is a partnership of math educators, teachers, mathematicians, researchers, and school administrators across New Mexico with a focus on professional opportunities for effective mathematics teaching and learning. As an essential component of MC2, the Teacher Leader Cadre (TLC) brings together a group of twenty-three dedicated classroom teachers who convene…
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CEP doctoral program cited

Counseling & Educational Psychology Department’s  doctoral program in Counseling Psychology was mentioned in an article on inter-professional training. Monitor on Psychology: Special Report: Trends to Watch in 2018 Counseling psychology doctoral students at New Mexico State University (NMSU) have been learning together with students in nursing, social work, pharmacy and family medicine since 2004, thanks…
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John Clark Memorial Chess Tournament

The Las Cruces Scholastic Chess Association teamed up with the STEM Outreach Center and the El Paso Institute of Chess (EPIC) to hold the first John Clark Memorial Tournament. The tournament was free to all competitors. There were three age divisions which were Kindergarten to 2nd grade, 3rd grade – 5th grade, and 6th grade…
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Giving Tuesday ~ Scholarships in honor of Bunford Pelton

Clifford Pelton established two scholarships in the College of Education in honor of his brother Bunford Pelton as well as two others at DACC and International Programs. Bunford (“Bumpy”) S. Pelton Counseling Endowed Scholarship in the Department of Counseling and Educational Psychology Bunford (“Bumpy”) S. Pelton Teaching Endowed Scholarship in the Department of Curriculum and…
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L’Oréal USA For Women In Science Program

The L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program honors female scientists at a critical stage in their careers with grants of $60,000 each. Since 2003, we’ve awarded 70 postdoctoral women scientists over $3.5 million in grants. We’re seeking five exceptional female scientists looking to advance their research and serve as role models for the…
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