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IBP Weekly Activity Reports (All)

Below are weekly activity reports submitted to the President’s Office (updated January 2016).     DATE   January 22, 2016 Tecnológico Nacional de Mexico First Cohort: International and Border Programs, in collaboration with the Graduate School, welcomed the first cohort of 25 students from the Tecnológico Nacional de Mexico (TecNM).  The students, which are all studying…
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Las Cruces International Festival Media Coverage

Please also visit this link for media coverage about the 2015 NMSU-Las Cruces International Festival.      

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Delegation Visits Juarez University

A delegation visited Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez on Friday, January 30, 2015.  UACJ’s Dean of Engineering sponsored a luncheon and many department heads were present to participate in department-specific working groups.  The day ended with a tour of UACJ’s engineering manufacturing labs. Joining the group was Dr. Menking, IBP; Dr. Peter Martin, Civil Engineering…
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NMSU Signs Affiliation Agreement with Azerbaijan Organization

On Friday, January 9, NMSU hosted visitors representing the Association of the Friends of Azerbaijan (AFAZ). Visiting were Mr. Kemal Oksuz, President of AFAZ, and Dr. Resul Aksoy. A signing Ceremony was held in President Carruthers’ office where he and Mr. Oksuz a general affiliation agreement between NMSU and AFAZ,and a more specific agreement for…
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Team joins Colombian University and Reports on Partners in the Americas Project

Plant and Environmental Science Team joins University of La Salle – Bogotá with Partners in the Americas Exchange   by Mick O’Neil NMSU hosts Colombian students through 100,000 Strong Innovation Fund Grant – NMSU News Service  

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NMSU To Host NM Global Education Summit

NMSU will host the New Mexico Global Education Consortium summit on Oct. 1-2, 2014. Official NMSU News Center announcement New Mexico Global Education Consortium Agenda Cornell H. Menking’s NMGEC 2014 PowerPoint Purpose This two-day summit is designed to bring together New Mexico institutions of higher education from across the state to further conversations regarding campus…
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Cathedral High School (El Paso, TX) Confucius Classroom in China

Elvira Masson sends out the link to the Cathedral High School (El Paso, TX) Confucius Classroom group now in China for the Hanban-sponsored Chinese Bridge Summer Camp for High School students. http://www.cathedral-elpaso.org/alumni-tab/china-journey.html The Confucius Institute’s own Pam Herron is one of the chaperones and will be reporting back soon about our first students to attend. …
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Confucius Institute takes El Paso High School Students to China

Submitted by Pamela Herron, M.F.A. NMSU Confucius Institute The Chinese language program of the Confucius Institute at New Mexico State University has extended to our neighbors at the University of Texas at El Paso and Cathedral High School for nearly four years. After a successful dedication this past spring of their new Confucius Classroom, the Chinese language students at CHS are now ready for their first trip to…
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NMSU Wins Partners in the Americas Grant & Hosts Visit by Universidad de La Salle President

NMSU NEWS RELEASE HERE On May 27, 2014 in San Diego at the first 100,000 Strong in the Americas capacity building workshop, the Department of State, Partners of the Americas and NAFSA: Association of International Educators announced nine new winners of 100,000 Strong in the Americas innovation grant. Winners included partner universities Universidad de La Salle…
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NMSU Faculty and Staff Busy Around the World this Summer

Staff in the Office of International and Border Programs (IBP), as well as NMSU’s top administration and faculty, will have an active summer engaged in international activities. The following list includes some highlights, but by no means includes all the Aggies doing interesting international things this summer. Provost and Delegation Travel to ChinaFrom June 8-14…
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