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NMSU alum Richard Leza to be inducted into NMSU’s Entrepreneur Hall of Fame

Businessman and New Mexico State University alumnus Richard Leza has been named the third inductee in the NMSU Entrepreneur Hall of Fame by...

NMSU engineering students explore new technology for the ‘New Space Era’

Engineering students at New Mexico State University are working with aerospace industry leader Northrop Grumman on projects that may someday solve...

NMSU recognized as one of America’s Best Employers for Veterans 2021

New Mexico State University was recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Best Employers for Veterans 2021.

In Memoriam: Paul C. Roybal

Paul C. Roybal, 75, passed away peacefully in the beautiful Santa Fe home that he designed, surrounded by his loving family on July 25, 2021.

NMSU-developed chile grown on International Space Station

Did you know a chile cultivar developed at New Mexico State University is being grown aboard the International Space Station? The NuMex...

In Memoriam: Jerald “Jerry” Valentine

Jerald “Jerry” Valentine, age 78, passed away in Las Cruces on October 26, 2021. He was born November 27, 1942 in Clovis, NM to Nadine...

Engineering professional master’s programs designed for working professionals

Earning a professional master’s degree in engineering from New Mexico State University online is possible in under a year, from anywhere in...

IE Minors Listing

IE Minors in System Engineering, Lean Manufacturing and Analytics, Supply Chain and Operations Research Analytics.

NM Produced Water Research Consortium to host public workshop in Carlsbad

The New Mexico Produced Water Research Consortium and New Mexico State University Carlsbad will host a public education workshop on the status of...

MAE External Job Advertisement

The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) at New Mexico State University (NMSU) is searching for outstanding applicants in all...

NM Produced Water Research Consortium to host public workshop in Farmington

The New Mexico Produced Water Research Consortium and San Juan College School of Energy will host a public education workshop on the status of...

Increased focus on retention, social mobility efforts boost NMSU’s national rankings

With a significant emphasis on student retention and social mobility opportunities, New Mexico State University has earned improved standings in...

NMSU named to Top 100 Colleges and Universities for Hispanics list

New Mexico State University has been recognized on the Top 100 Colleges and Universities for Hispanics list published in the October issue of The...

NMSU engineers join collaborative research to develop new carbon dioxide technologies

Meng Zhou, assistant professor of chemical and materials engineering, is the New Mexico State University lead on a collaborative three-state...

NMSU engineering graduate named Most Promising Engineer

Gregorio H. Hinojos, a New Mexico State University electrical engineering graduate, was recently recognized among America’s top engineers and...

Engineering alumni recognized for distinguished careers, philanthropy and service

Continuing a time-honored tradition, the New Mexico State University Alumni Association has selected recipients for the 2021 Distinguished Alumni...

NMSU geomatics program receives accreditation

New Mexico State University’s bachelor’s degree program in geomatics has been accredited by the Applied and Natural Science...

NMSU’s PSL co-op program prepares students for careers in national security

Ten New Mexico State University students have been selected for the Physical Science Laboratory Classified Ready Employee Workforce program. When...

NMSU Professor Dr. Edward Pines wins fourth Donald C. Roush Award for Teaching Excellence

New Mexico State University Professor of Industrial Engineering Edward Pines has won his fourth Donald C. Roush Award for Teaching Excellence....

NMSU, El Paso Electric unveil Aggie Power solar project

New Mexico State University Chancellor Dan Arvizu and El Paso Electric President and CEO Kelly Tomblin, center, smile as they cut a ribbon...

NMSU Chancellor Dan Arvizu named to White House advisory council

New Mexico State University System Chancellor Dan Arvizu has been named to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology,...

Aggie Power ribbon-cutting ceremony, distinguished lecture set for Sept. 23

New Mexico State University and El Paso Electric will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony and distinguished lecture Thursday, Sept. 23, in celebration...

NMSU engineering professor awarded NSF grant to study the uncertainties in floating offshore wind turbines

Doeun Choe believes the goal of her research should always result in helping society. And the civil engineering assistant professor in New Mexico...

In memoriam: Lee D. Trujillo

LAS CRUCES - Lee D. Trujillo, 82, beloved son, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great-grandfather, brother and uncle went on...

NMSU ranked as one of America’s Top Colleges in 2021

After a hiatus in 2020 and reevaluating how it determines rankings, Forbes has recognized New Mexico State University as one of America’s Top...

Remembering Dr. Igor Sevostianov

The College of Engineering recently lost a highly valued faculty member with the untimely death of Igor Sevostianov. A memorial was held Sept. 3.

Drive, compassion and innovation paint a beautiful picture

Sam Cueto likes to paint, mostly landscapes and abstract paintings. It has been a difficult interest for him to pursue – Cueto is a...

NMSU Engineering alum named Most Promising Engineer

Gregorio H. Hinojos, a New Mexico State University electrical engineering master’s graduate, was recently recognized among America’s...

Engineering professor receives fourth Roush teaching award

Among the most coveted teaching awards bestowed on faculty members at New Mexico State University is the Donald C. Roush Award for Teaching...

NMSU continues to rank as national top tier university

New Mexico State University is ranked as one of the top tier universities for 2022 on the U.S. News & World Report’s annual ranking....

In memoriam: Robert Martin Hastings

LAS CRUCES - It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Robert "Robin" Martin Hastings from this life to eternal life in the...

Wildlife Protection Management to develop animal recognition software

Wildlife Protection Management to develop animal recognition software

Shanta Thoutam named Telangana’s Chief Innovation Officer

Hyderabad: Telangana has appointed its first woman Chief Innovation Officer (CIO) even as it looks at fostering innovation and entrepreneurship...

Engineering faculty honored at fall convocation

NMSU faculty and staff members gathered on the Las Cruces campus Tuesday, Aug. 17, to mark the start of the fall 2021 semester and celebrate a...

NMSU professor appointed to standing committee of national transportation research board

New Mexico State University Professor Emerita Patricia Hynes has been appointed to the Standing Committee on New Users of Shared Airspace within...

NMSU invites students, employers to virtual career fair

New Mexico State University’s Office of Experiential Learning will host the 37th annual Career Expo from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14...

In memoriam: Harold Lynn Connell

Connell, age 92, passed away at his home in Albuquerque on July 26, 2021 after a short illness. He was born June 5, 1929 at a silver mining camp in...

In memoriam: Gerald Anthony "Doyce" Garcia

GERALD ANTHONY "DOYCE" GARCIA Gerald Anthony "Doyce" Garcia, a retired Chief Engineer for the New Mexico Public Service...

NMSU named lead institution for Energy Department consortium

The College of Engineering at New Mexico State University has been named the lead institution for a U.S. Department of Energy consortium supported...

NMSU-based NM FAST program celebrates seven years of SBA funding

For the seventh year in a row, Arrowhead Center’s New Mexico Federal and State Technology Partnership Program, or NM FAST, has been awarded...

NMSU’s Atomic Aggies launch payload experiments on NASA’s RockOn! mission

A payload experiment from New Mexico State University’s Atomic Aggies flew nearly 70 miles above Earth on NASA’s Terrier-Improved Orion...

NMSU students gain work experience through cooperative education

Educational experiences transcend the classroom at New Mexico State University. Students have numerous opportunities to expand on their academic...

NMSU invites state schools to join NM Technical Student Association

The New Mexico State University College of Engineering invites schools to register as affiliate chapters for the New Mexico Technical Student...

Registration opens for hybrid BEST Robotics competition for middle, high school students

School team registration is open for a hybrid version of the 20th annual NM BEST Robotics competition hosted by the New Mexico State University...

NMSU improves advanced supercomputing for students, researchers statewide

New hardware installed earlier this year at New Mexico State University as part of a National Science Foundation grant is the next step in...

In Memoriam: Benjamin Franklin Lyle

JOHNSON CITY - Benjamin Franklin Lyle, Jr., 87, passed away at his home in Johnson City, Tennessee, on August 9, 2021. Ben was born August 14,...

Revamped NMSU engineering geomatics/surveying gains growing support

The New Mexico State University Geomatics/Surveying Engineering program has received more than $151,000 of funding support over the past several...

NMSU engineering professor receives NASA MUREP Space Technology Artemis Research Implementation grant

A new grant at New Mexico State University will help foster a research capacity at Minority Serving Institutions and be more competitive for...

In Memoriam: CHESTER DYRUD

Chester “Chet” Ardean Dyrud, of Laurel, Maryland, formerly of Thief River Falls, passed away November 20, 2020, at the age of 83. ...

In memoriam: Levi N. Benitiz

In memoriam: Levi N. Benitiz

Biden picks Taos Pueblo member for top post

Biden picks Taos Pueblo member for top post

NMSU middle school girls group encourages exploration of STEM careers, pathways

NMSU middle school girls group encourages exploration of STEM careers, pathways

In Memoriam: Dennis "Zak" Zaklan

In Memoriam: Dennis "Zak" Zaklan

NMSU engineering to hold EPA Pollution Prevention Roundtable

NMSU engineering to hold EPA Pollution Prevention Roundtable

In memoriam: Daniel Nicholas Montes

Daniel Nicholas Montes

In memoriam: Beairsto, Richard “Dick” Peter

In memoriam: Beairsto, Richard “Dick” Peter

Nexus program taps into NMSU expertise to solve food, energy and water challenges

Nexus program taps into NMSU expertise to solve food, energy and water challenges

USRA Announces Elections of 2021 Members to Board Positions

USRA Announces Elections of 2021 Members to Board Positions

In memoriam: Jacques Bajer

In memoriam: Jacques Bajer

Douglas L. Davis appointed to Oshkosh Corporation Board of Directors

Douglas L. Davis appointed to Oshkosh Corporation Board of Directors

PSL at NMSU, partners conduct pioneering stratospheric launch at Spaceport America

PSL at NMSU, partners conduct pioneering stratospheric launch at Spaceport America

Newsmakers 1318 – Physical Science Laboratory 75th Anniversary

Newsmakers 1318 – Physical Science Laboratory 75th Anniversary

NMSU, AgSprint client receive grant to help control wild horse population

NMSU, AgSprint client receive grant to help control wild horse population

HACR Announces 2021 Cohort of Young Hispanic Corporate Achievers

HACR Announces 2021 Cohort of Young Hispanic Corporate Achievers

Smart Robot Bed prototype earns recognition for NMSU engineering team

A team of New Mexico State University engineering students have won accolades for their design and prototype of the Smart Robot Bed, a device that...

Civil engineering assistant professor receives prestigious NSF CAREER award

Civil engineering assistant professor receives prestigious NSF CAREER award

NMSU, AgSprint client receive grant to help control wild horse population

Throughout the United States, wild horses still roam through the wide-open spaces. While they may be wild and free, they come at a cost to...

NMSU Arrowhead Center receives $1 million for clean energy tech development

Arrowhead Center at New Mexico State University will receive $1 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy to encourage the development...

Join the online Aggie Community

Now launching our brand new alumni platform, Always an Aggie is designed to create connection, promote engagement and stimulate growth within our...

Engineering graduates take part in time-honored ceremonies

Some 274 NMSU College of Engineering graduates were honored virtually at the Spring 2021 Order of the Engineer and Sociedad de Ingenieros ceremony...

Spaceport America director honored by College of Engineering

Scott A. McLaughlin, executive director of Spaceport America, was honored as the NMSU College of Engineering Spring 2021 Ingeniero Emimente, one of...

NMSU’s Department of Industrial Engineering to offer three new undergraduate minors

The Department of Industrial Engineering will offer three new Undergraduate Minors beginning Fall 2022.

Two NMSU Teams Funded by NASA EPSCoR Rapid Response Research Program

NASA EPSCoR program provides seed funding to eligible institutions to enhance nationally-competitive capabilities in aerospace and...

EE alumnus promoted to CTO of Plug Power

In 2021, Tim Cortes was promoted to Chief Technology Officer for Plug Power. His focus includes responsibility for the company’s long-term...

Virtual town hall at NMSU to continue discussion on clean energy economy

On Tuesday, May 18, stakeholders from across New Mexico are invited to contribute to the continued conversation of the formation of a Clean Energy...

In memoriam: Andres Jose Eduardo Padilla

In-memoriam: Andres Jose Eduardo Padilla

In memoriam: George Herman Wolfe

George Herman Wolfe

NMSU mechanical engineering professor receives second Fulbright Faculty award

Igor Sevostianov, professor in New Mexico State University’s Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, has received a 2021-2022...

NMSU celebrates spring graduates with in-person, virtual commencement ceremonies

Twin siblings Jennakay and Matthew Colquitt will walk across the commencement stage clad in crimson as the top students from their colleges,...

In memoriam: Walter Gerald Hines

Walter Gerald Hines, born October 31, 1943, passed away on May 3, 2021 after a struggle with pancreatic cancer.

Faculty Focus: Abdessattar Abdelkefi, College of Engineering

Abdessattar Abdelkefi, mechanical and aerospace engineering associate professor, received the Westhafer Award, NMSU’s highest award for...

Young girls find role models in NMSU’s Society of Women Engineers

Nothing can get in the way of New Mexico State University’s Society of Women Engineers’ mission to inspire the next generation of women...

Holmdel Vet, A Bell Works Engineer And Math Professor, Dies At 77

HOLMDEL, NJ – Powell Whalen of Delray Beach, Florida, and Holmdel, New Jersey passed away peacefully at his Florida home on April 10 at the...

NMSU among four universities offering AI4ALL College Pathways program

While assistants like Siri and Alexa are a common part of our daily lives, self-driving cars are still on the horizon.

Water wonk with Hill, Interior chops to lead Army Corp

President Biden’s pick this week to oversee the Army’s vast natural resources operation would bring to the job decades of water...

In memoriam: Manuel Tso Jr.

Farmington – Manuel Tso, Jr. a resident of Farmington, New Mexico, suddenly went home to be with his Heavenly Father on March 14, 2021 at San...

NMSU, New Mexico Workforce Connection to host 2021 Southwest Region Virtual Job, Resource Fair

New Mexico Workforce Connection in collaboration with New Mexico State University’s Office of Experiential Learning will host the 2021...

NMSU-DACC partnership aims to develop smart-farming workforce

The New Mexico State University’s College of Engineering and College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences along with...

Foudazi named honoree of first NMSU Intellectual Property Award

In celebration of World Intellectual Property Day April 26, New Mexico State University’s Office of the Vice President for Research and...

NMSU’s Physical Science Lab partners with uAvionix to support networked autonomous UAS operations

The New Mexico State University Physical Science Laboratory will partner with uAvionix to deploy SkyLine, uAvionix’s Managed Command and...

NMSU to offer NM PREP Virtual in June, July

With COVID-19 impacting the New Mexico State University College of Engineering on-campus summer programs, college officials decided to offer...

NMSU Chancellor Dan Arvizu to serve on Border Industrial Association Board of Directors

New Mexico State University Chancellor Dan Arvizu has been named to the Border Industrial Association Board of Directors.

NMSU, Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education awarded grant to aid engineering students

With funding from a National Science Foundation grant, New Mexico State University and the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education will...

Intelligent.com names NMSU industrial engineering master’s program one of best for 2021

Intelligent.com, a resource for online degree rankings and higher education planning, has announced the Top 45 Master’s in Industrial...

U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools features NMSU programs on 2022 list

U.S. News & World Report’s Best Graduate Schools 2022 rankings have been released, and several New Mexico State University graduate...

In memoriam: Michael Panowski

It is with sadness that we announce the death of Thomas Michael Panowski. He died at the age of 76.

NMSU Arrowhead Center client UpCycle Power aims to reuse electric vehicle batteries

With growing political and industry commitments to clean energy, any move toward solar and wind energy will require new infrastructure.

Francisco Sanchez promoted to District 2 DOT Engineer

Francisco Sanchez was overwhelmed and honored when the New Mexico Department of Transportation (DOT) picked him to replace Tim Parker as District 2...

Arrowhead Innovation Fund helps Osazda Energy grow, investigate environmental effects of solar cells

One of New Mexico State University’s Arrowhead Innovation Fund business investments, Osazda Energy LLC, has spent the last year making...