Student Affairs and Enrollment Management Weekly Report
March 20, 2016
- Leadership Chair Academy: Bernadette Montoya, Vice President of SAEM, attended the International Leadership Chair Academy in San Antonio, TX. Montoya had the great pleasure of reconnecting with Clifton Taulbert (pictured in photo). Clifton Taulbert is an American author, business consultant and speaker. He is best known for his books Once Upon a Time When We Were Colored and Eight Habits of the Heart: Embracing the Values that Build Strong Communities. His stories are a great reminder about our role in building a community with our students.
Vice President of SAEM, Bernadette Montoya with Clifton Taulbert, author at the International Leadership Chair Academy.
- Graduation Fair: The Commencement Staff cohosted the Spring 2016 Graduation Fair with the NMSU Barnes and Noble Bookstore and University Advancement. During the two-day fair, the staff saw 1,018 students. During the fair students purchased all necessary items and received all the graduation information they needed to be ready for the day of the ceremony. Students reserved their seat for the ceremony, purchased their cap and gown and purchased their NMSU Alumni ring.
NMSU Graduates enjoying the Spring 2016 Graduation Fair.
- Financial Aid Outreach: The NMSU Financial Aid Office also participated in the Spring 2016 Graduation Fair. The Financial Aid office attended the event to educate graduating students on what to expect with their loan repayment after they graduate. The Financial Aid staff encouraged and will continue to encourage students to complete their mandatory Exit Counseling.