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New Mexico State University events Oct. 18-24

AGGIES HOLD 'TOUGH ENOUGH TO WEAR PINK' EVENT


New Mexico State University to end the "NMSU Aggies are Tough Enough to Wear Pink" event with several activities on Oct. 18.

The day will kick-off with a walk/run fundraiser at 8 a.m. at the Horseshoe in front of Hadley Hall. Aggies are encouraged to wear pink during the volleyball game against Boise State, held at 3 p.m. in the Pan American Center. A student tent party will be held at 4 p.m. in the tailgate area. Lastly, the Aggie vs. San Jose State football game will take place at 6 p.m. at Aggie Memorial Stadium.

For more information call (575) 646-3202.

CENTER FOR LATIN AMERICAN AND BORDER STUDIES HOSTS LECTURE

The New Mexico State University Center for Latin American and Border Studies will host a lecture by Victor Garcia Mata, a professor at the Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez, at 4:30 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Nason House.

The lecture is titled "Historical Perspectives on Migration and the New Mexico-Chihuahua Border."

The Nason House is located at 1200 University Ave.

For more information call (575) 646-6814.

NMSU MUSEUM HOSTS SATURDAY WORKSHOP

The New Mexico State University Museum will host a Saturday children and family workshop with craft projects that reflect a Pueblo theme from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 18.

This week's workshop is titled "Mimbres Bowl Painting."
The workshop is free and the materials are provided. Sign up is not required, but large groups should call ahead to make reservations. The NMSU museum is located at University Avenue and Solano Drive.

For more information call (575) 646-5161.

HIGH DESERT PLAY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM HOLDS READING AT NMSU

The High Desert Play Development Program will hold a new play reading for Matt Casarino's "Pixie" at 7 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Hershel Zohn Theatre.

In the play, Terrence accidentally kills a small dog named Pixie on his way to work. This starts a series of events that revels Terrence's deepest secrets and fears, unraveling his life before his own eyes. Then when Pixie begins speaking to him, Terrence feels his sanity is unraveling as well.

For more information call (575) 646-4515.

HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS COME TO NMSU

New Mexico State University has invited 10,000 high school seniors from New Mexico, Texas, Colorado and Arizona to participate in Aggie Experience from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 18 on the main campus.

Aggie Experience gives high school seniors the opportunity to explore a day in the life of a college student. Students and their parents will be able to participate in a variety of events including visiting academic colleges and student organizations, a taste test at Taos Restaurant, meeting with residence hall communities and attending the "NMSU Aggies are Tough Enough to Wear Pink" football game.

For more information visit aggie-experience.nmsu.edu or call the University Admissions Office at (800) 662-6678 or (575) 646-3121.