• Borderlands Writing Project- Summer Camps Provide Fun Learning Opportunities

    In a computer classroom in Milton Hall on the campus of New Mexico State University, Jen England is teaching young girls that there’s a place for them in the world of technology.

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  • The Association of Public and Land Grant Universities identified Dr. Lois Stanford's project

    the Association of Public and Land Grant Universities identified Dr. Lois Stanford’s La Semilla Food Center project as receiving the exemplary designation in the competition for the W.K. Kellogg Community Engagement Scholarship Awards.

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  • Mosquito Tips & Research

    Unfortunately, the dry New Mexico desert doesn’t protect the state from mosquitoes. These bloodsuckers emerge each year and, according to Jeff Anderson, the Agronomy and Horticulture Agent for New Mexico State University’s Dona Ana County Cooperative Extension Service, the state’s mosquitoes are especially active in July and August, once the monsoon season rains kick in.

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  • Shawn Dudley Reeves won 2016 Daytime Emmy Award

    Shawn Dudley Reeves, after 11 nominations, won a Daytime Emmy for his costumes on “General Hospital” this month. Shawn was a student at ASTC and the Director of the ASTC Costume Shop, Deb Brunson, was Shawn’s mentor. He did not graduate from NMSU but since moving to New York has sent boxes of costumes and props back to NMSU and he mentions our university whenever he is interviewed. Some of the costumes from “The Dizzy Chaperone” at ASTC this month were donated by Shawn.

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  • 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 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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  • 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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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
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