The Executive Leadership Team of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management is seeking nominations to recognize individual staff members who exhibit exceptional performance above and beyond their normal job duties. Exceptional performance could be a major accomplishment, excellent work ethic and/or outstanding customer service which significantly contributed to the goals of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management. The winning staff members will receive a one-time cash payment of $500 in recognition of their contributions.
Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya
On Monday, September 29, attended a reception for the members of the Legislative Revenue Stabilization and Tax Policy Committee. The reception welcomed legislators to NMSU’s campus.
On Wednesday, October 1, met with Fred Heinrich, Director of Development in Athletics to discuss options to better support NMSU’s cheer team. In collaboration with Lori McKee from University Health and Wellness, solutions were reached.
NMSU Outdoor Recreation hosted the First Annual Las Cruces Climbing Festival September 25-28th, 2014. The four-day event kicked off with a gear demo and slideshow presentations by professional climbers Nick Duttle, NMSU Alumni, and Sam Davis, doctorate student. On Friday, hundreds gathered downtown for a street festival full of fun, food, and local, regional, and national conservation and climbing organizations. The evening was highlighted by the New Mexico premiere of the musical group, Valley Uprising.
Data from NMSU Financial Aid and Scholarship indicates that each Financial Aid Advisor is responsible for approximately 2,900 students at the Las Cruces Campus. In 2012, the National Association of Financial Aid Administrators reported that schools have, on average, 4 full-time employees (FTE) for every 1,000 students. NMSU has about 2.1 FTE in the Las Cruces Financial Aid Office for every 1,000 students at the Las Cruces campus.