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Student Success Summit 2014 at UNM

NMSU was represented by (left to right): Hector Sanchez (Registrar’s Office), Jeff Hackney and Adelina Rodriguez (College of Education), Anita Reinhardt (Health and Social Services), Bernadette Montoya (SAEM), Kathy Brook (College of Business), Sonya Cooper (College of Engineering), Jennifer Hodges (College of Arts and Sciences), and Provost Howard.

NMSU was represented by (left to right): Hector Sanchez (Registrar’s Office), Jeff Hackney and Adelina Rodriguez (College of Education), Anita Reinhardt (Health and Social Services), Bernadette Montoya (SAEM), Kathy Brook (College of Business), Sonya Cooper (College of Engineering), Jennifer Hodges (College of Arts and Sciences), and Provost Howard.

On September 3, Dr. Bernadette Montoya, with Provost Howard, addressed NMSU’s contributions to student access and success at the 2014 Student Success Summit in Albuquerque. The Student Success Summit was attended by representatives from New Mexico’s research universities, who came to share and identify issues and effective practices at their institutions.

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NMSU’s Annual I-10 Coalition Blood Drive

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Visit the United Blood Services bus outside of Corbett Center to make a donation!

This year’s Battle of I-10 Blood Drive now until September 12 at Corbett Center from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm daily.  You may donate outside in the United Blood Service bus or in Corbett Center on the 2nd floor in the Art Gallery.  The Blood Bank is in vital need of all blood type donations. In the Las Cruces/El Paso area alone, approximately 175 units of blood are used. Continue reading »

Activity Report

Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya

Dr. Montoya attended a lunch arranged by Ricardo Rel of NMSU’s Office of Government Relations with Representative Jason Harper and student leaders from ASNMSU. Representative Harper has been instrumental in working toward solutions to the Lottery Scholarship solvency issue and plans to keep working on this issue in the future.

University Financial Aid and Scholarship Services, Ms. Janie Merchant

Recruitment season is in full swing at University Financial Aid and Scholarship Services. Earlier this week Financial Aid Outreach Advisor Claire Montoya joined dozens of other campus departments at the Study Abroad Fair in Corbett Center. Montoya was excited to report that she spoke to at least 100 students regarding study abroad and its effects on financial aid. Continue reading »

Activity Report

Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya

Morgan Busch, Lorraine Arvizu, Candice Gilbert, Bernadette Montoya, and Jennifer Pelletier (left to right) at a new staff Meet and Greet for SAEM.

Morgan Busch, Lorraine Arvizu, Candice Gilbert, Bernadette Montoya, and Jennifer Pelletier (left to right) at a new staff Meet and Greet for SAEM.

Dr. Montoya held a Meet & Greet with new staff on Wednesday, August 27. Morgan Busch of Campus Activities, Lorraine Arvizu of ASNMSU, Candice Gilbert of Military and Veteran’s Program, and Jennifer Pelletier of the Admissions Office were in attendance.

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Activity Report

Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya

Admissions hosted a Transfer and Transition Reception for new transfer students.  Over 75 students and their families were in attendance.

Admissions hosted a Transfer and Transition Reception for new transfer students. Over 75 students and their families were in attendance.

Dr. Montoya welcomed incoming transfer students and their families at the Fall 2014 Transfer Reception this week. The number of incoming transfer students is up by 6% from this time last year.

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