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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 […]

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya 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. 31   

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya 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. 55   

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya On August 14, Dr. Montoya led a workshop on strengths-based leadership before students left for the three-day Student Leadership Retreat. Based on Strengths Finder, she worked with students on identifying and applying their strengths in all aspects of their lives. 62   

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya SAEM Leadership team spent two days working on leadership skills and bringing creativity to our work, based on the books A Whole New Mind, by Daniel Pink, and The Leadership Challenge, by James Kouzes and Barry Posner. The team also worked on leadership theories featured in our […]

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya The search committee for University Registrar announced finalists this week, candidate résumés and interview schedules are available at http://studentaffairs.nmsu.edu/registrar-search/. 51   

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya On Tuesday, Dr. Montoya led a workshop on strengths-based leadership for SAEM’s SWAT (Strategic, Wise, Accounting Technicians) Team at the NMSU Golf Course. The team of 22 fiscal and administrative staff, from all 13 Student Affairs and Enrollment Management departments, learned the value of working to their […]

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya Last week SAEM staff and Provost Howard discussed the Provost’s vision for updating our communications to prospective students. We are striving to describe how NMSU offers excellence in education in a tone that is both exciting and welcoming. We anticipate partnering with University Marketing and Communications on […]

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya On Thursday, SAEM held our annual Open Forum. For the third year in a row, Dr. Montoya briefed staff on news such as changes to the Lottery Scholarship and NMSU policy changes that affect staff and our students. In addition, this year we had an Idea Exchange […]

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University Admissions, Ms. Valerie Pickett This week’s calling campaign targeted the 400 students who are scheduled to be on campus for New Student Registration June 21 and 22. Our campus visits are now including high school sophomores and juniors who are starting their college search process. We welcomed visitors from Taos, Albuquerque, and El Paso to […]

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya Dr. Bernadette Montoya attended the Legislative Finance Committee Reception and Dinner on June 12. Visits by members of the Legislative Finance Committee are a welcome opportunity to demonstrate that NMSU is a valuable access point to higher education NMSU for the citizens of New Mexico and for […]

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya On May 19, Dr. Bernadette Montoya and Janie Merchant, Director, University Financial Aid, attended a hearing in Santa Fe at the Higher Education Department regarding upcoming changes to the NewMexico Administrative Code for the Legislative Lottery Scholarship. The Administrative Code for the scholarship was re-written to align […]

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya This week Dr. Montoya and the Commencement Committee debriefed following the Spring 2014 Commencement ceremonies. This semester’s ceremonies ran smoothly, and staff had a lot of ideas to implement for the future ceremonies. The Enrollment Strike Force met this week. Recently, staff have been working on revisions […]

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya Dr. Bernadette Montoya introduced incoming ASNMSU elected leadership at the Board of Regents meeting on May 9. The Board of Regents welcomed Wesley Jackson, incoming President and Jeremy Witte, incoming Vice President. NMSU campus welcomed over 1,600 graduates plus their friends and family on May 10 at […]

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya At this week’s meeting about changing admissions standards with the Provost and the Hispanic Faculty and Staff Caucus, Dr. Bernadette Montoya represented SAEM. These meetings have provided insight into ways to serve at-risk students and help them realize their educational goals. 11   

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya The SaVE Act Team, which included SAEM staff, introduced both online and face-to-face versions of NMSU Respects this week. Both versions emphasize personal responsibility as a member of a caring community while covering content required about sexual assault, dating and domestic violence, and stalking. Both versions include […]

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Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya Dr. Montoya took part in the discussions regarding changing standards for admission to NMSU this week with LULAC and NMSU students. These discussions point to the importance of ensuring that students on the Guaranteed Pathway be well served regarding advising. SAEM Service Awards Reception honored the service […]

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This week features the Salute Military Honor Society and the J. Paul Taylor Symposium. Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya Dr. Bernadette Montoya and Provost Dan Howard participated in the first of several listening sessions regarding changing admissions standards and ways to address low retention and graduation rates among students who enter NMSU […]

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Read about GLBQT week, Risk Management, and Degree Audit changes. Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya Dr. Bernadette Montoya and Valerie Pickett attended the Balfour Ring Workshop hosted by the Alumni Office. They learned about proactive measures to focus on why students come to NMSU and how we can support their affinity toward […]

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Activity Report: Spring Break Version

Office of the Vice President, Dr. Bernadette Montoya Dr. Montoya convened the Enrollment Strike Force this week consisting of staff from Admissions, Financial Aid, the Vice President’s Office, and Student Information Management. This group is examining and updating all of our enrollment practices. Dr. Montoya began working with the staff of the University Registrar’s Office […]

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