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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Tara Jaramillo visited the NMSU campus to speak to students and faculty

Tara Jaramillo, a New Mexico State University alumna who founded Positive Outcomes, Inc., visited the NMSU campus Thursday, April 19, to speak to students and faculty interested in rural healthcare. Jaramillo started Positive Outcomes in 1999 and has provided ancillary therapy to Socorro Consolidated Schools in Socorro, New Mexico, for 20 years. Positive Outcomes specializes…
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CoEd at Las Cruces Space Festival

Stem Outreach Center The STEM Outreach Center was a participant in the Las Cruces Space Festival that was held on April 12th – 14th. This date was selected to coincide with the anniversary of the USSR’s launch of Yuri Gagarin into a single orbit around the earth in the 1961 human space flight. The festival…
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Early Childhood faculty present at AERA

Department of Curriculum and Instruction Early Childhood faculty members, Dr. Leanna Lucero and Dr. Michelle Salazar Pérez, and NMSU graduate students Margarita Ruiz Guerrero and Stella Otoo (pictured left to right) attended and presented their research at the American Education Research Association (AERA) conference in New York City.

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NMSU offers a variety of youth summer camps

Summer 2018 is right around the corner, and many colleges and departments at New Mexico State University will offer youth summer camps. The NMSU summer theatre academy overnight camp runs June 10-15. This academy will introduce children ages 13 to 17 to a variety of performance skills during the week including stage voice, monologue and…
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NMSU’s STEM TECH Lab receives major gift, new name

The STEM TECH (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Test and Evaluation Collaboration Hub) Lab at New Mexico State University will be renamed the “Jack & MaryLou Davis STEM TECH Lab” Saturday, April 21, in honor of the couple’s recent $500,000 investment to enable the lab’s continued positive impact on area youth and create scholarships in…
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NMSU PreK program enrolling students for 2018-19 school year

The New Mexico State University Roadrunner PreK program is accepting enrollment for the 2018-19 school year. The program is a state PreK funded classroom and is open to children who turn 4 years old by Sept. 1, 2018. Priority is given to children who will attend a qualifying school for kindergarten. This includes Alameda, Booker…
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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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NMSU postdoctoral researcher selected to attend prestigious STEM education meeting

NMSU News Date: 03/28/2018 Writer: Adriana M. Chavez, 575-646-1957, adchavez@nmsu.edu Valeria Aguirre Holguín, a postdoctoral researcher at New Mexico State University’s College of Education and program manager for the Math Snacks project, is one of 10 postdoctoral researchers in the nation selected to attend the Community for Advancing Discovery Research in Education, or CADRE, 2018…
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