Student panelists prepare for Domenici Conference at NMSU

With the 10th year of the Domenici Public Policy Conference at New Mexico State University quickly approaching, the student panel, who will ask the conference speakers rigorous questions, is planning for the two-day event. The conference is set for Sept. 13 and 14 at the Las Cruces Convention Center. This year’s topics will focus on…
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Invitation for public comment for NMSU College of Education Teacher Education Program

This year, the Teacher Education Program in the College of Education at New Mexico State University is hosting an accreditation visit by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) from Nov. 15-17. As part of this process, the public is invited to send comments to our accrediting agency. Please note that comments must…
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Staff Spotlight: Nicole Delgado

Nicole Delgado is the assistant director of the STEM Outreach Center, which is housed in New Mexico State University’s College of Education. Delgado has worked on campus since 2003, and has been a staff member of the STEM Outreach Center for nearly eight years. Among her many responsibilities are coordinating teacher professional development, developing workshops…
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NMSU Kinesiology research tracks physical activity across the lifespan

Eryn Murphy arrived at New Mexico State University as an undergraduate student on a swim scholarship. She initially majored in nutrition with a minor in exercise science, but eventually realized she was more interested in exercise science and switched majors. She quickly fell in love with NMSU’s Department of Kinesiology and Dance. She received her…
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Nominate a student to win free parking!

Do you know a student in the College of Education who exemplifies our CORE VALUES? EXCELLENCE, INTEGRITY, DIVERSITY, TRANSPARENCY, LEADERSHIP, INNOVATION Nominate them and they might be selected to receive: A ONE MONTH PARKING PASS IN THE DEAN’S RESERVED PARKING SPACE The Dean’s office in the College of Education wants to honor students who exemplify…
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College of Education Inaugural Symposium to be held Oct. 19-21

The College of Education will host its inaugural symposium “Re-Imagining the Future of Learning” from Oct. 19 to 21. The event will feature national experts and state leaders and is intended for educators, administrators, legislators and community members. Stuart Brown, the National Institute for Play founder, will be a featured speaker. For more information on…
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NMSU STEM Outreach Center receives additional funding from APS Foundation for programs in Farmington, N.M.

DATE: 07/25/2017 WRITER: Adriana M. Chavez, 575-646-1957, adchavez@nmsu.edu CONTACT: Susan Brown, 575-646-1397, susanbro@ad.nmsu.edu For the second time in two years, the Arizona Public Service Foundation has awarded New Mexico State University’s STEM Outreach Center a generous grant that will provide hundreds of students in Farmington, New Mexico, with after-school extended science, technology, engineering and mathematics…
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The New Tech Lab – Flight Simulators

The Department of Defense is making it possible for the NMSU College of Education to turn ordinary classrooms into a novel learning environment that engages students in a complex science, math, and technology curriculum. The lab developed by TEQGames, a learning and simulation company based in Orlando, Florida, has designed a lab featuring computer-based aviation…
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VFW seeks nominees for teaching award

LAS CRUCES – The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 6917 is accepting nominations for the Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award through Oct. 31. Each year, the national award recognizes one elementary school teacher (K through fifth grade), one junior high teacher (sixth through eighth grade) and one high school teacher (ninth through…
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VFW sponsors school essay competition

LAS CRUCES – The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is sponsoring essay competitions for students in sixth grade and above, with the opportunity to win thousands of dollars in awards and scholarships and a trip to Washington D.C. The Voice of Democracy audio-essay is open to all students in ninth through 12th grades. Students will…
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