Category Archives: Special

New International Studies Minor Available

Beginning immediately, NMSU students can get a minor in international studies.  Full information about this program is available here.

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Education Abroad’s Impressive Lineup of “FLiP” Courses

NMSU’s Office of Education Abroad, under the leadership of its Director Angelina Palumbo, has put together an impressive lineup of Faculty Led International Programs (“FLiP’s”) this year.   NMSU has always had strong study abroad options for its students, but in the past few years FLiP’s have been a priority area for growth.  They have…
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INTERNATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR FACULTY

INTERNATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR FACULTY (updated January 2017) The office of International and Border Programs is constantly seeking opportunities for our faculty to work and  teach abroad.  There are numerous scenarios that can occur.  Often foreign universities simply want Americans, or native English speakers, to teach courses on their campus for the sake of offering a different perspective…
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Mexican Secretary of Agriculture to Visit NMSU

IBP is honored to be working with the college of Agriculture, Consumer and Environmental Sciences and the Alumni Office host Jose Calzada, NMSU alumnus and current Secretary of Agriculture (SAGARPA), on the NMSU campus this week.  While here, the Secretary will participate in meetings and public forums, sign an agreement with APLU President Peter McPherson, and attend…
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Descubre Program Attracts Attention

This week we announced the Descubre Program that allows Mexican citizens to study for reduced tuition.  It has received a lot of attention in the press and we are receiving many inquiries from potential students. Click here to access the official Descubre web page. We have also added an FAQ page about the Descubre Program….
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Passport Acceptance Facility to Open

We’re happy to announce that International and Border Programs will be opening its Passport Application Acceptance Facility on Flag Day – June 14, 2016. Check out this link for a nice news announcement about this project. NMSU Passport Application Acceptance Facility web page here.  

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“Descubre Program” Reduces Tuition for Mexican Citizens

Students – Visit the Descubre Program’s Official Web Page See the Descubre Program FAQ Page On March 16, 2016 NMSU’s Board of Regents passed a resolution that allows NMSU to reduce tuition for Mexican students to 1.5 times the resident rate.  The special arrangement has been dubbed the “Descubre Program”, which is consistent with NMSU’s popular “All…
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2016 NMSU Campus Globalization Award Winners Announced

The tallies are in and we are happy to announce the two winners of the 2016 NMSU Campus Globalization Awards. Kenny Stevens from the Department of Engineering Technology & Surveying Engineering — Faculty Globalization Award Dianne Gobrick International and Border Programs — Staff Globalization Award. We also are proud to acknowledge all of this year’s nominees, each of which…
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Welcome New ISSS Staff

As part of an effort to improve the admissions and recruiting functions associated with international undergraduate students, International & Border Programs is happy to welcome the following new staff to the office of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS):   Michael Schmelzle Michael will serve as our new ISSS Director.  He is an active professional…
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Las Cruces International Festival – 2016

BACKGROUND INFORMATION PARTICIPANTS COMMITTEE DOWNLOADS CONTACT INFO         PRESS INFO   BACKGROUND INFORMATION New Mexico State University’s Office of International and Border Programs and various groups from the city will host the International Festival 2016 from 11 am-3 pm. Saturday, April 2, at the Pioneer Women’s Park.  The event is free and open to the…
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