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During the fall semester, three College of Engineering students working as on-campus co-ops at New Mexico State University designed and built a wheelchair device to assist a dog who had his right hind leg amputated due to cancer this past spring. Through the Aggie Innovation Space, Aggie Innovators Natalia Perez, Abdiel Jimenez and Arturo Dominguez designed and created a customized device for the almost 17-year-old Kita and his owner Michelle Lebsock.
Some 150 students from 52 U.S. higher education institutions have been named University Innovation Fellows by the National Center for Engineering Pathways to Innovation (Epicenter). Among them are five NMSU students have just completed training to join Epicenter’s University Innovation Fellows program: Taylor Burgett, electrical engineering graduate student; Joel Cazares, industrial engineering undergraduate; CJ Gershon, business undergraduate; Ryan Giblin, industrial engineering graduate student; and Sahar Qavi, chemical engineering graduate student. They join three NMSU students who were named fellows this past year.
Three NMSU engineering students are part of a cohort of 123 students from 52 higher education institutions across the United States recently named University Innovation Fellows by the National Center for Engineering Pathways to Innovation (Epicenter). The University Innovation Fellows program empowers students to become agents of change at their schools.
An undercurrent of student support is creating huge ripples across the American landscape, reshaping daily notions of innovation and entrepreneurship.
Engineering students are trained to solve real-world problems. With a growing global demand for innovation in all realms of life, faculty in the College of Engineering at New Mexico State University incorporates innovation in their curriculum and challenging students to think about consumer needs and product development.
New Mexico University President Garrey Carruthers, College of Engineering Dean Ricardo B. Jacquez and Intel New Mexico Corporate Services Site Manager Brian Rashap met at NMSU’s College of Engineering Wednesday for the grand opening of the Aggie Innovation Space Presented by Intel Corporation.
Sullivan’s vision for New Mexico is to create an atmosphere that fosters commitment and a sense of pride among New Mexicans to make the state a place we are all proud to call home.
As the New Mexico State University College of Engineering gears up to celebrate National Engineers Week Feb. 16-22, the college is refining its focus to include not only sought-after engineering education, but also new areas of innovation and entrepreneurship, to better serve our graduates, industry and the State of New Mexico.
El Paso Electric has announced that it will provide $44,500 to various programs at New Mexico State University this year.
New Mexico State University’s Arrowhead Center received a $1 million grant Sept. 19 after winning a national competition aimed at spurring technology commercialization and small business development.