• An Ocean Trapped Behind a Wall

    May 26 – July 16, 2016 Friends Preview: Wednesday, May 25, 6 PM Opening: Thursday, May 26, 5-7 PM in the UAG

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  • NMSU student wins Fulbright award to study parrot species in Uruguay

    New Mexico State University biology graduate student Grace Smith Vidaurre will spend nine months in 2017 studying native populations of a parrot species in Uruguay as a result of being awarded the prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Award. Uruguay awards only two research Fulbright grants each year.

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  • NMSU Model U.N. team wins big at conference, gains real-world experience

    For more than a decade, New Mexico State University’s Model United Nations team has received top tier awards at the annual National Model U.N. Conference in New York City. This year, the team continued its standard of excellence, receiving multiple individual awards and earning the Outstanding Delegation Award, the highest honor presented to a university team.

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  • NMSU to host public presentation on Japanese American civil rights activist

    The community is invited to attend a presentation in honor of Min Yasui, a hero of the Japanese American civil rights movement, from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, at New Mexico State University’s College of Health and Social Services Annex Auditorium, Room 101A.

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  • NMSU Pass-in-Review to feature flyovers, helicopter display

    Two flyovers of vintage World War II aircraft will take place at 4:10 p.m. by War Eagles Air Museum pilots Floyd Draper and Dan Taylor. The event will also feature a static display of an HH-60 Pave Hawk special operations helicopter from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. in front of Hadley Hall.

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  • Anthropology undergraduates have been awarded the Cheryl L. Wase Memorial Scholarship for the Study of Archaeology by the Society for American Archaeology.

    Archaeologist Cheryl L. Wase spent most of her career working in the high deserts of New Mexico. She died at the too-young age of 53 in 2004. When her mother, Jane Francy Wase, passed away in 2013, she left a bequest to the Society for American Archaeology to endow a memorial scholarship in her daughter’s name.

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  • New Mexico State University’s Online Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice Program Ranked Top 5 in the U.S. for 2016

    New Mexico State University was recently recognized by Affordable Colleges Online, a leading education and industry resource for online education information, for having one of the best online criminal justice programs in the nation. There are over one million careers in the United States that revolve around keeping peace and order in society. Those who pursue a career in criminal justice help shape our country.

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  • Dr. Fumiyasu Arakawa has been awarded for Caring Community Distinguished Student Support Award for Staff.

    In appreciation of Dr. Fumiyasu Arakawa's extraordinary support of NMSU students, the College of Arts and Sciences awards the "Caring Community Distinguished Student Support Award for Staff" certificate to him.

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  • Zika virus research underway at New Mexico State University

    th first thought and its impact on the u-s could be greater than predicted. that makes work on the disease in the u-s even more important. professors at n-m- s-u have been researching the virus for years ... and just this week received a multi- million dollar grant to continue that work.

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From Our Dean

Welcome to the College of Arts and Sciences at New Mexico State University. We are the largest college at the state's land grant university in the southern part of the Land of Enchantment. It is a privilege to share the successes of faculty in the College of Arts and Sciences! Click here for more information.

Enrico Pontelli
Interim Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

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