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Workshop on wells and water management offered

The Engineering New Mexico Resource Network at New Mexico State University and the Civil Engineering Department will present a workshop on Wells, Pumps, Etc., Saturday, March 11, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The conference presents state of the art techniques in design, maintenance and the operation of wells and pumps. 1 to help improve water management during…
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Engineering alum Christopher Long to give Bromilow Lecture

The New Mexico State University College of Engineering will present the 42nd Annual Bromilow Lecture featuring Christopher Long, vice president of Orbital ATK National Security Systems. Long, an NMSU electrical engineering alum, will give his talk Friday, Feb. 24, at 3:30 p.m. on the NMSU campus in Thomas and Brown Hall Room 104. The lecture…
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Research News

The College of Engineering was awarded $688,874.17 in funding for the period of Jan. 15-31, 2017 for the following projects. Proposals for funding of $3.4 million were submitted for the same period. Civil Engineering: Peter Martin, PI; NM Department of Transportation, “New Mexico Statewide Travel Demand Model Evaluation” Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Research Center: Russell…
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NMSU aerospace professor’s research focuses on jet engine efficiency

Writer: Linda Fresques New Mexico State University Assistant Professor Andreas Gross has had a lifelong fascination with aircraft and gliders as well as wind turbines and sailboats. In his own words, “anything that has to do with fluid dynamics is of interest.” His passion led to master’s and doctoral degrees in fluid dynamics (the study…
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Military Times recognizes NMSU for military, veteran efforts

For the first time, New Mexico State University has been ranked on the Military Times Best for Vets: Colleges 2017 list.

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NMSU’s Patricia Sullivan to chair Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

New Mexico State University College of Engineering Associate Dean for Outreach Patricia A. Sullivan was elected chair of the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education during the commission’s semi-annual meeting held in Westminster, Colorado, in the fall.

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Rotary Club of Las Cruces makes gift to NMSU’s College of Engineering

The Rotary Club of Las Cruces has given New Mexico State University a gift of nearly $128,000 to benefit the Alec and Margaret Hood Memorial Scholarship in the College of Engineering. Rotary Club members were inspired by GivingTuesday, which resulted in more than $2 million for scholarships and programs at NMSU.

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Former engineer discovers a cool, colorful career

Keith Placencio is in the business of making everybody happy — and it’s easier than he expected. After just three months as a Kona Ice franchisee — the only one in Las Cruces — Placencio said he couldn’t be happier with his decision to leave the conventional business environment behind. Read More

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In Memoriam: Bruce Oliver White, EE

Bruce Oliver White went home to God peacefully, with a strong Christian faith on January 15, 2017. He was born in April 18, 1942, to Martin J. and Marjorie A. White of Pedernal, New Mexico. Read More

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In Memoriam: Fred Horne; BS, MS EE

Fred Horne, a native of Carlsbad and active retiree in Santa Fe, Died Friday, Oct. 7, at Casa Real Nursing Home. He was 72.  Read More

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