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New Mexico State University events Aug. 24-Sept. 3

NMSU MUSEUM DISPLAYS CHIRICAHUA APACHE PHOTOS


Photographs detailing the history of the Chiricahua Apache from 1872 to the present will be housed in the New Mexico State University Museum lobby through Aug. 28.

The historical photographs feature Cochise and Naiche family descendants.

The museum is free and open to the public. Hours of operation are noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

For more information call (505) 646-3739.


NMSU MUSEUM PRESENTS NEW POTTERY ACQUISITION

The New Mexico State University Museum recently acquired pottery made by artisans from several northern New Mexico villages for their collection. This is the latest addition to the museum's pottery from the Americas exhibit and can be seen at the museum through Aug. 28.

For more information call (505) 646-3739.


NEW ART EXHIBIT TO OPEN AT NMSU

Thirty-five artists from five southwestern states will be featured in the New Mexico State University Art Gallery's 2007 Regional Exhibition "Art Five," which will open at 6 p.m., Aug. 24.

The featured artists are from Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas and Utah. The exhibition runs through Oct. 12.

The NMSU Art Gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

For more information call (505) 646-2545 or visit www.nmsu.edu/~artgal.


NMSU'S "AGGIEFEST" OFFERS FESTIVITIES FOR STUDENTS

Free food, games and a hypnotist show will all be part of this year's AggieFest, a series of festivities for students before the semester is in full swing.

On Aug. 25, water rides, a bungee trampoline and obstacle course, among other attractions, will be at the Corbett Center Outdoor Stage. The event will last from 3 to 8 p.m.

On Aug. 26, "Sumos and Subs," a program to meet new people, play a variety of games and eat food will be in the courtyard of Rhodes-Garrett-Hamiel Hall on campus. The event will last from 6 to 9 p.m.

On Aug. 30, hypnotic entertainer Dr. Jim Wand will perform on the Corbett Center Outdoor Stage. The event will begin directly after NMSU vs. Southeastern Louisiana at 6 p.m.

The events are sponsored by the Union Program Council, Housing and Residential Life, the Associated Students of NMSU and the Student Government for Campus Residents. For more information call (505) 646-3200.