NMSU International Engagement in the News

Highlights of NMSU’s International Activities Taken from Both NMSU and Local News 

NMSU: Global Connections Explores French Cuisine (Feb 28, 2017)

NMSU:   International scholars trek to NMSU to work with engineering professor (Nov 28, 2016)

NMSU:  Students Get Creative to Secure (international research) Funding (Nov 27, 2016)

NMSU:  NMSU to host variety of events during International Education Week  (Nov 11, 2016)

Islamic Issues: NMSU professor’s animated film explains meanings behind the hijab (Oct 12, 2016)

Colombia: NMSU faculty share climate change, food security knowledge in Colombia (Oct 4, 2016)

China:  Chinese Scholar to Speak at NMSU (Sept 20, 2016)

Mexico:  NMSU Welcomes Mexican Ag Secretary (and APLU President Peter McPherson signs agreement) (Sept 9, 2016)

Mexico: Descubre: NMSU offers discount to Mexican students  (Sept 6, 2016)

Mexico: Mexican agriculture secretary to visit NMSU, sign agreement with APLU (Sept 1, 2016)

Mexico:  “Fronteras” Radio and Print Interview with Cornell H. Menking about reduced tuition for Mexicans (Aug 30, 2016)

NMSU: NMSU to open Passport Acceptance Facility at Garcia Annex (June 9, 2016)

Mexico: “Descubre Program” Reduces Tuition for Mexican Citizens (May 17, 2016)

NMSU: NMSU student wins Fulbright award to study parrot species in Uruguay (May 16, 2016)

NMSU:  Peace Corps Director Visits NMSU – Las Cruces Sun News (April 14, 2016)

NMSU: Global Connections’ event shares Japanese art and culture (April 11, 2016)

NMSU: International Festival encourages cultural acceptance – Las Cruces Sun News (April 3, 2016)

NMSU: Food, fun awaits attendees of 2016 Las Cruces International Festival (March 18, 2016)

NMSU: KRWG Radio Interview with Cornell H. Menking – New Venue for International Festival (March 18, 2016)

NMSU: NMSU Regents adopt resolution in support of modifying tuition for students from Mexico (March 16, 2016)

NMSU:  IBP Sponsors Free Salsa Dancing Lessons (February 19, 2016)

Mexico:  Tecnológico Nacional de México Representatives Visit NMSU (Dec 7, 2015)

NMSU-Mexico: NMSU students win CampusLink competition, will present video game idea in Peru (Nov 23, 2015)

Colombia:  NMSU Graduate attributes success to university’s Colombian partnership (Nov 19, 2015)

NMSU: NMSU students go international during International Education Week (Nov 16, 2015)

Colombia: Student Finds Success In Crop Production Program (Nov 14, 2015)

NMSU-Mexico: Creating Future, Sparking Innovation – CampusLink2015  (Oct 30, 2015)

Mexico:  Mexico trip should be start pf greater collaboration (Oct 24, 2015)

Colombia: aWhere supports Partners in the Americas project (Oct 20, 2015)

Colombia: NMSU-La Salle Utopia Project Receive aWhere Funding for Irrigation Project (Oct. 15, 2015)

NMSU-Mexico: NMSU to host first Campuslink technology and innovation event Oct. 29

Mexico: Reunión Legislativa Chihuahua – Nuevo Mexico (Noticias de Chihuahua, Sept 29, 2015)

NMSU Donates Funds for Nepalese Earthquake Relief (Sept 9, 2015)

Mexico: NMSU teams up with University of Arizona to train Mexican universities in extensiont (Aug 31, 2015)

Azerbaijan: Four NMSU engineering students to attend summer energy school in Azerbaijan (July 1, 2015)

NMSU: Twelve NMSU students receive summer, fall scholarships to study abroad  (June 30, 2015)

Mexico: Mexico y EU buscan crear red binacional de investigadores  (June 6, 2015)

Colombia: KRWG Interview with participant in Partners in the Americas project in Colombia (May 7, 2015)

Colombia: NMSU, DACC professors to teach summer courses at Colombia’s Universidad de La Salle (May 1, 2015)

Nepal tragedy hits home for NMSU student (LC Sun News, April 27, 2015)

Colombia: NMSU nurtures Colombian agriculture program (Albuquerque Journal, April 21, 2015)

Filmmaker to talk about documentary at NMSU’s Confucius Institute Speaker Series (April 21, 2015)

Ecuador:  Hispanic Outlook article about Go Teacher Program (April 2, 2015)

Colombia: NMSU hosts Colombian students through 100,000 Strong Innovation Fund Grant (March 30, 2015)

Colombian Youth Adversely Affecxted by Drug Industry Visit NMSUs (March 26, 2015)

2015 International Festival – Interviews with participants (LC Sun News, March 21, 2015)

Tour the world at NMSU’s 2015 International Festival (March 19, 2015)

India: NMSU students travel to India for learning experience focused on water issues  (March 12, 2015) 

NMSU hosts International Conference for Taekwondo Jan. 23-24, 2015

Ecuador:  News Story on the Go Yachay Program (in Spanish on Ecuadorian television)

Azerbaijan: NMSU Signs Affiliation Agreement with Azerbaijan Organization (Jan 9, 2015)

Ecuador: NMSU international hospitality pilot program concludes in December (Nov 29, 2014) – (Same article on NMSU Site)

NMSU Hosts International Education Week Nov 17-21, 2014 (Nov 6, 2014)

NMSU hosts New Mexico Global Education Consortium 2014 Summit (Sept 26, 2014)

China: Confucius Institute helps college, K-12 students across region study Chinese (Sept 22, 2014)

Ecuador:  KRWG Public Television Feature on the “Go Teacher” Program (July 27, 2014) 

Peru:  graduate students provide speech therapy to children in Peru (July, 10 2014)

World: NMSU faculty-led courses allow students to see the world (June 23, 2014)

Colombia: NMSU Wins Partners in the Americas Grant & Hosts La Salle University President (June, 2014)

China: Confucius Institute takes El Paso High School Students to China (June, 2014)

NMSU Wins Partners in the Americas Grant Competition

NMSU’s Confucius Institute helps high school student shine in competition (May, 2014)

Model United Nations team earns top honors at national conference (May, 2014)

Costa Rica:  Professor gives presentation on Costa Rica study abroad (April 23, 2014)

Ecuador:  NMSU Helps to Improve Education in Ecuador

China:  Collaborative Doctoral Program with North China University of Technology College of Architecture and Civil Engineering

Local: Las Cruces Sun News Story on NMSU’s International Festival 2014 (March, 2014)

Colombia:  NMSU Engages in Colombia

Local: NMSU to Host International Festival 2014

Multi-National:  NMSU to Host Multi-National Virtual Symposium on Action Research

Mexico: Engineering Without Boundaries to host fundraiser

Ecuador: Article  NMSU “Vamos Yachay” Project (in Spanish, use Google translate if you have it)

Criminal justice student earns commission as second lieutenant, gains cultural experiences abroad

Ecuador: Transferencia de conocimiento entre la Universidad de Nuevo México y Yachay

Education Faculty Member Speaks at Congress for Speech-language Pathology and Orthodontics Lima, Peru  – October 2013

Ecuador “Go Teacher” Program Newsletter – October 2013

Africa: NMSU’s ‘Global Connections’ ventures to Africa after dinner   – September, 2013

Education Abroad:  Bridge Abroad Features Two NMSU Education Abroad Advisors in a Q&A Article – September 2013

NMSU Announces 5 New International Gilman Recipients – July 2013

Education Abroad Advisor Travels to Spain – July 2013

Policy Update: Travel in Countries Subject to U.S. Travel Warnings – June 2013

Colombia: College of Education faculty member to travel to Bogota in June – June 2013

Mongolia: NMSU continues international efforts to improve education, learn global issues – June 2013

Russia: NMSU surveying engineer hosts Russian counterparts – June 2013

Aggies Go Global KRWG Newsmakers interviews (YouTube) – Part I and Part II – May 2013

Mexico: NMSU cements technology partnership through alumnus, governor of Querétaro – May 13

China: NMSU associate professor to provide keynote address at Beijing symposium – April 2013

Mexico: NMSU President signs agreement with Governor Calzada, an NMSU Alumnus – April 2013

NMSU’s Model UN to headline KRWG-TV’s ‘Newsmakers’ – April 2013

Colombian music festival is next destination for NMSU’s ‘Global Connections – March 2013

Ethiopia: CHHS Dean Tilahun Adera speaks at 13th World Congress of Public Health in Addis Ababa  – Spring 2013

Provost’s Post Regarding IBP Activities and Ecuadorian “Go Teacher” Program – January 2013

Africa: Ag Extension Professor – Empowering African Women: NMSU Service Learning for Women (YouTube) – January, 2013

KRWG’s Fred Martinez Interviews Dr. Cornell H. Menking – December, 2012

Ecuador: NMSU to host Ecuadorean teachers in “Go Teacher”  program – November 2012

NMSU To Observe International Education Week – Nov, 2012

Faculty Led International Programs Office Established  – Sept, 2012

NMSU names first associate provost for international and border programs – July 2012

Bolivia: NMSU Engineers Without Borders Travel to Bolivia – July 2012

NMSU launches second annual “Global Connections” lecture series – August 2012

NMSU faculty to share international experiences with community  November 2011