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New Mexico State University events Sept. 19-Oct. 2

NMSU MUSEUM OFFERS POTTERY EXHIBIT


y of the Americas" is a permanent exhibit of more than 600 prehistoric and historical Southwestern and Mesoamerican ceramics at the New Mexico State University Museum.
Museum exhibits are free and open to the public. The museum also offers Saturday family workshops from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

For more information call (505) 646-3739.


MEMORIES ARE ON DISPLAY AT THE NMSU MUSEUM
"New Mexico State University Memories: The First 30 Years" is on display at the University Museum until Dec. 16. Through photos and artifacts, this exhibit celebrates the first 30 years of NMSU when it was called New Mexico College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts during the late 19th century and early 20th century.

Museum exhibits are free and open to the public. The museum also offers Saturday family workshops from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

For more information call (505) 646-3739.


NMSU ART GALLERY PRESENTS BOOK EXHIBIT
"The Book as Idea, Object and Art" is on display at the NMSU Williams Hall Art Gallery through Oct. 22.

For more information call (505) 646-2545.


NMSU MUSEUM OFFERS HISTORIC AMADOR FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHS
"Friends of the Family: Photographs from the Amador Family Collection" is on display at the University Museum and will run through Dec. 16. The exhibit features photographs taken by members of the prominent Amador family during the early 20th century in Las Cruces. These photographs reveal the people and places of Las Cruces during the Edwardian era.

Museum events are free and open to the public. The museum also offers Saturday family workshops from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

For more information call (505) 646-3739.


NMSU CAREER EXPO BRINGS STUDENTS TOGETHER WITH EMPLOYERS
New Mexico State University's Placement and Career Services is hosting the 22nd Annual Career Expo, an event that gives employers the opportunity to meet with students interested in networking and broadening their career choices.

The Career Expo will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 19, and Wednesday, Sept. 20, in the Ballrooms on the third floor of NMSU's Corbett Center.

The Expo is co-sponsored by the College of Engineering and Placement and Career Services. On Sept. 19, the Expo will focus on students majoring in agriculture, business, health, arts and sciences. The following day will focus on students entering engineering, sciences and technology fields.

For more information contact Roseanne Bensley, event coordinator, at (505) 646-1631 or rbensley@nmsu.edu.


ASNMSU PRESENTS CULTURAL SERIES
The Associated Students of New Mexico State University will present the Cultural Series featuring the Eastern European brass band music of Slonovski Bal at 8 p.m. Sept. 21 at NMSU's Music Center Recital Hall.

Tickets are $12.50 for general admission and $10 for students, faculty and staff and are available at the Pan American Center ticket office and all Ticketmaster outlets.

For more information call (505) 646-1420.


LECTURE TO HIGHLIGHT RECENT POLITICAL CLIMATE IN MEXICO
The New Mexico State University Center for Latin American and Border Studies will present "Mexican Elections and Protest Movements" at 4 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Center for Latin American and Border Studies Nason House.

The public lecture by Neil Harvey, associate professor of government at NMSU and director of the Center for Latin American and Border Studies, Rebecca Wiggins, graduate student assistant in NMSU's government department and Yessica Marquez, an NMSU student majoring in government and Spanish, will include discussion on their trips to Mexico City, Chiapas and Guadalajara in July and August 2006 and the highly contested results of the July 2 presidential election.

The lecture is free and open to the public.

For more information call (505) 646-6814.


NMSU MUSIC DEPARTMENT TO PRESENT GUEST MUSICIAN
The New Mexico State University music department will present saxophonist John Sampen at 8 p.m. Sept. 24 at NMSU's Music Center Recital Hall.

The performance is free and open to the public.

For more information call (505) 646-2421.


LAS CRUCES SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA TO PRESENT CONCERTS AT NMSU
The Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra will present cellist Sara Sant' Ambrogio as part of their Classics Concerts. A dress rehearsal will be held at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 29 at the New Mexico State University Music Center Recital Hall. Concerts will be at 8 p.m. Sept. 30 and at 3 p.m. Oct. 1 in NMSU's Music Center Recital Hall.

Individual concert tickets go on sale two weeks prior to the concert. Dress rehearsal tickets are $15 at the door.

For more information call (505) 646-3709.


NMSU AND ASTC TO PRESENT "INCORRUPTIBLE"
New Mexico State University's Department of Theatre Arts and the American Southwest Theatre Company will present "Incorruptible" by Michael Hollinger from Sept. 29 to Oct. 8, excluding Oct. 2, at the Hershel Zohn Theatre on the NMSU campus.

Set at a time when the relics of saints drew huge crowds of visitors wherever they were housed, "Incorruptible" is loosely based on real life events of the ninth century. While "Incorruptible" tackles serious subjects, it does so in humorous a way. The performances start at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays.

Tickets for all performances are $15 for the general public, $13 for senior citizens, NMSU faculty and staff and $10 for NMSU students.

For more information call (505) 646-4515.

Austin Craig
Sept. 18, 2006