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NMSU Hotline — June 29, 2016

NMSU engineering professor emeritus receives prestigious engineering honor

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Conrad Keyes Jr., professor and department head emeritus in the New Mexico State University Department of Civil Engineering, was recently named the 64th member of a prestigious engineering society. This May, Chi Epsilon, the civil engineering national honor society, announced Keyes? elevation as the 64th National Honor Member.

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Campus Announcements

'Climate Change and Mental Health' webinar to be held today

The Environmental Education Center, located at Regents Row A116, will host a webinar screening from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. today, titled ?Climate Change and Mental Health.?

This is the fourth and last in the "Climate Change and Health" series. In this webinar, participants will gain insights on how the conditions of climate change can impact mental health and how this presents itself in our communities. This is a webinar not to miss.

For more information, contact joni newcomer at 575-646-7563 or newcomer@nmsu.edu.

'Budgets Aren't Just For Your Parents' workshop to be held today

The Red to Green Money Management workshop "Budgets Aren?t Just for Your Parents!" will be held from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. today, June 29, in Garcia Annex Room 207. Do you like the idea of budgeting, but just can?t seem to stick to one? Come check out Red to Green Money Management?s workshop on how to create, maintain and succeed at your budgeting endeavors. All students, faculty and staff are welcome.

If you can?t make this event, no need to worry. Schedule an appointment with a peer financial literacy coach by contacting Career Services at finlit@nmsu.edu or 575-646-1631 or visiting http://careerservices.nmsu.edu/career-services-appointment-request/ to submit a request online.

For more information, visit careerservices.nmsu.edu/red-to-green or follow on Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter and Facebook.

'Studio G Networking Hour: Market Research' to be held today

"Studio G Networking Hour: Market Research" will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. today in Studio G, located in Academic Research Building A. Learn how to do market research, understand your customers and competition, and improve your business. Networking Hour is a chance to meet people who are starting businesses and interested in starting businesses, and is a function of the Studio G Business Accelerator at NMSU, which helps Aggies start businesses.

For information, contact Kramer Winingham at studiog@nmsu.edu or visitarrowheadcenter.nmsu.edu/studiog/.

Gourmet Italian cuisine available at Taos Restaurant on Thursday

Taos Restaurant, NMSU?s dining hall in Corbett Center Student Union, is offering another premium lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, June 30. The lunch will feature pepperoni and creamy spinach artichoke calzones, spicy Italian sausage penne in a vodka cream sauce, whole wheat spaghetti with house-made pesto, spicy parmesan mushrooms and zucchini, Caprese house salad and freshly baked bread sticks. Admission is one Meal Plan swipe or $7.89 plus tax. Full menu is available while supplies last. Select ?going? or ?interested? at https://www.facebook.com/events/1610721899240003/ to receive a Facebook reminder or copy the event to your Google-enabled calendar at https://calendar.google.com/calendar/event?eid=MWM0ZWVvb3EybWxxaDljOGNiM2MwZnFlZWcgaW5zaWRlci5ubXN1QG0&ctz=America/Denver.

Campus life may have slowed down, but restaurants at NMSU still offer plenty of variety over the summer. Find full hours for all NMSU dining establishments at http://dining.nmsu.edu/hours or on the ?Links A-F? tab on the NMSU INSIDER free mobile app: http://nmsuinsider.mobapp.at.

NMSU Library announces July 4 holiday hours

The July 4th weekend holiday hours for the NMSU Library are as follows:

Friday, July 1: Zuhl Library: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Branson Library: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, July 2: Zuhl Library: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Branson Library: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Zuhl and Branson libraries are closed both Sunday, July 3, 2016 and Monday, July 4.

For more information, check: http://lib.nmsu.edu/hours.html Have a safe and happy Fourth of July!

Campus services have special Independence Day hours

Note that both NMSU Mail Services and the Corbett Center Student Union Post Office will close July 4 for Independence Day, along with the Pan American Center Ticket Office. However, the Corbett Center Student Union building will remain open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Frenger Food Court?s TCBY Treats/Coffee Haus will close June 30 through July 4. All other campus restaurants and convenience stores will close on July 4 only, excluding those noted below.

Panda Express will open 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. July 4. The NMSU Golf Course Player?s Grill will open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 4 with appetizers and beverages available until the golf course closes. Corbett Center?s Taos Restaurant will open 7 to 9 a.m., 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m. July 4.

For more information, contact auxservices@nmsu.edu.

NMSU Dance Program summer dance workshops to be held

The NMSU Dance Program will hold a summer dance workshop from Monday, Aug. 1, to Saturday, Aug. 6. Dancers, age 11 and up, will have classes in ballet, modern, jazz and hip-hop, as well as daily rehearsals of original choreography from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday in the Delamater Activity Center.

The week will culminate Saturday, Aug. 6, with two performances of "Dr. Seuss on the Move" at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at the ASNMSU Center for the Arts. Cost of the workshop is $175 and includes classes, use of costume and two complimentary show tickets.

For more information, call 575-646-4067, email nmsu_dance@nmsu.edu or visit https://kind.nmsu.edu/dance-main/summerprog.

NMSU Board of Regents to meet July 7

The Board of Regents of New Mexico State University will hold a special meeting at 3 p.m. Thursday, July 7, in the Regents Room of the Educational Services Building on the NMSU Las Cruces campus.

Copies of the agenda for this meeting will be available at NMSU?s Zuhl Library not less than 72 hours prior to the meeting and will also be posted on the university website at http://regents.nmsu.edu/agenda.

This meeting of the Board of Regents will be available through webcast.


DACC Community Education courses available

"LEGO Video Games" will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday, July 18 to 22. The cost is $109. Combine your two favorite activities: LEGOs and video games. Create your own LEGO characters and develop your adventures in an interactive 2-D video game. You can view your finished LEGO video game with friends and family through a password-protected Black Rocket website. For kids age 8 to 11.

For more information or to sign up, email commed@dacc.nmsu.edu or call 575-527-7527.