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See also NMSU News Release. A big congratulations to NMSU’s Office of Education Abroad for their work in helping NMSU rank #9 in the U.S. for total number of Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship recipients this year! Top U.S. universities for Gilman recipients: University of California, Berkeley—27 San Francisco State University—22 University of California, Irvine, University…Continue Reading »
On June 5, 2015 Cornell H. Menking, Associate Provost for International and Border Programs, presented an overview of the Office of International and Border Programs’ strategic plan to the NMSU community, including the President and Provost. The meeting was part of a series of open meetings President Carruthers is having with colleges and departments on…Continue Reading »
On April 28 and 29, a delegation from NMSU including Associate Provost for International and Border Programs Cornell H. Menking, Liaison for Latin American and Mexican Affairs Dr. Imelda Olague, and Director of the Center for Latin American Studies Dr. Iñigo Garcia-Bryce, traveled to Chihuahua City to lay the groundwork for collaborative opportunities for NMSU. While…Continue Reading »
Please click here for a report of the 2014 Center for English Language Programs (CELP) enrollment data.
NMSU is happy to continue receiving Ecuadorian students as part of the “Go Teacher” program. In January 2015 NMSU’s Center for English Language Programs received its fourth cohort of Ecuadorians. Today, 54 students from all over Ecuador are part of this ongoing project. In April, Kansas State University, the primary awardee for this project (NMSU is a sub…Continue Reading »
On Tuesday, April 7, 2015, IBP held its 2014-15 Globalization Awards ceremony. This year the event was held in the new Domenici building’s atrium and a heightened effort was made to attract nominees. It was successful, as 13 nominations were made. The IBP Advisory Council helped choose the winner, Dr. Winnie Lee. Dr. Lee received…Continue Reading »
Please also visit this link for media coverage about the 2015 NMSU-Las Cruces International Festival.
The NMSU student paper, “The Round Up”, recently published two articles about international activities at NMSU. The first article is a piece written by Associate Provost Menking that overviews the activities and functions of the office of International and Border Programs. The second article is a nice piece about our budding partnership with a the…Continue Reading »
Below are weekly activity reports submitted to the President’s Office. DATE SUBMITTED ACTIVITY REPORT March 9, 2015 Office of International and Border Programs · Cornell Menking and Imelda Olaque attended the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) 11th International Conference in Guadalajara, Mexico.· Dr. Menking recently gave two interviews. One to Hispanic Outlook…Continue Reading »