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NMSU Hotline — November 3, 2016

Lecture will focus on NMSU professors? travels in Ireland


After spending the summer leading students around Ireland, New Mexico State University Assistant Professor Dan Dugas and Associate Professor Eric Morgan are presenting ?Journey through the Emerald Isle? as the next talk for the Global Connections series presented by the College of Arts and Sciences.

Dugas and Morgan?s lecture will be from 5-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, at the College of Health and Social Services Annex Auditorium, Room 101A.

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Campus Announcements

Physical Science Laboratory Blood Drive to be held today

PSL Anderson Hall will host a United Blood Services blood drive from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. today in Lot 60, parking lot located east of PSL. The blood drive is open to the public. If you are already a United Blood Services donor, you can register online for this drive.

For more information contact Eric Telles at 575-646-9415 or etelles@psl.nmsu.edu.

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry Colloquium set for today

The New Mexico State University Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry will feature Ryan Altman, from the University of Kansas. His talk ?Decarboxylative Fluoroalkylation and Strategies for Modulating Properties of Neurotherapeutics? will be held at 11:45 a.m. today in Chemistry Building, Room 153.

Contact 575-646-5877 for further information.

'GEOMAGIC:' Art, Science and the Zuhl Collection lecture to be held today

Join us for the "GEOMAGIC" lecture, "Mythologizing Natural Phenomena, Scientific History, and New-Age Idealism" at 6 p.m. today, at the NMSU University Art Gallery, 1390 E. University Ave. The Skype lecture will feature artists Christine Gray and Emily Nachison. This program is free and open to the public. For more information about upcoming events please visit our website at https://uag.nmsu.edu/. The University Art Gallery is located in D.W. Williams Hall, at the intersection of University and Solano Avenues.

For more information contact the gallery at 575-646-2545 or check out the links for Christine Gray at http://www.christinegray.com/ and Emily Nachison at http://www.emilynachison.com/.

Red to Green Money Management Workshops offered today and Tuesday

Don?t Let Your Identity Get Stolen will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. today in Domenici Hall, Room 006.

What is the fastest growing crime in America? Identity theft. Join the Red to Green Money Management program to gain the knowledge to plan, prevent, and protect your identity.

Red to Green Financial Wellness Meet-Up! will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8, at Domenici Hall.

We know Garcia Annex seems so far away, so we?re coming to you. Look for our table and grab some great resources on budgeting and financial aid. You can also find more information on workshops or schedule a one-on-one appointment.

All students, faculty and staff are welcome. For more information, go to careerservices.nmsu.edu/red-to-green/. Also, follow us on Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter and Facebook for weekly updates and financial tips.

To schedule an appointment with a Peer Financial Wellness Coach, contact us at finlit@nmsu.edu or 575-646-1631, or go to http://careerservices.nmsu.edu/career-services-appointment-request/.

NMSU Biomedical Research Seminar Series set for tomorrow

Michael Teitell, director of Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Basic/Translational Research at UCLA will present a talk titled ?Mitochondria function and regulation during stem cell differentiation? at 3:30 p.m. tomorrow in Domenici Hall, Room 109. Refreshments will be served starting at 3 p.m.

The lecture is part of a series of Friday afternoon seminars that are broadly focused on biomedical research that is open to the NMSU community and the public. The series will be held on Fridays during the semester and will feature nationally recognized scientists, as well as a spotlight talk by NMSU faculty. The full schedule can be found at http://events.research.nmsu.edu.

Teitell?s lecture will discuss how his lab is helping to uncover roles for metabolism and TCA cycle metabolites in regulating human pluripotent stem cell self-renewal and differentiation for eventual applications in regenerative medicine. A complete abstract of the talk can be found at http://events.research.nmsu.edu/sites/rescore/files/images/BMRS_Teitell_speaker_announcement.pdf.

For more information, to request to meet with the speaker, or to recommend future speakers, contact Shelley Lusetti at slusetti@nmsu.edu.

Nursing scholarly project final defenses to be held tomorrow and Monday

In the NMSU School of Nursing, Adam Rodriquez will present his final DNP scholarly project "Implementation of a Metabolic Syndrome Screening Program of Mentally Ill Patients at an Inpatient Psychiatric Hospital" before a committee of Linda Summers, Conni DeBlieck, Anita Reinhardt and Susan Burns from 9 to 11 a.m. tomorrow at the CHSS Building, Room 226. This was originally scheduled for today.

Sonda Boulware will present her DNP scholarly project "The Effectiveness of a Web-Based Education Tutorial on Acute Care and Family Nurse Practitioners' Knowledge of 12 Lead Electrocardiogram Interpretation" before a committee of Linda Summers, Conni DeBlieck, Anita Reinhardt and Hwiman Chung from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 7, at the CHSS Building, Room 226.

All are welcome to attend.

Southwest/Mexican food offered at 100 West Café

Join us for a week of Southwest/Mexican food in 100 West Café the week of Tuesday, Nov. 1, through Friday, Nov. 4. These meals are prepared by our HRTM 363 students under the direction of chef John Hartley.

Enjoy four days of a la carte lunch from 12 to 1 p.m. The menu for the week will feature Caldo Tlalpeño, southwest salad with cilantro-lime vinaigrette or marinated jicama salad. The main entrée choices are red chile rubbed chicken, tequila braised Mexican pork ribs, tilapia Veracruz or green chile asadero enchiladas. The sides for this week are black beans and rice. Your dessert choices are mocha mousse, arroz con leche or pastel tres leches. All lunches are $10 payable by cash, check or credit card. We gladly accept Visa, MasterCard or Discover credit cards for your convenience. We look forward to having you for lunch and appreciate your support.

The HRTM 363 students are looking forward to serving you.

Gift cards are available for sale in Gerald Thomas Hall Room 138 in $10 increments.

For more information, please visit our website at http://hrtm.nmsu.edu or call our office at 575-646-5995.

Aggie Cupboard volunteer training set for Saturday

The Aggie Cupboard will provide a training from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday for anyone interested in volunteering regularly. Aggie Cupboard is in need of volunteers Wednesdays and Thursdays from 2:30 to 6 p.m. and Thursdays between 9 a.m. and noon. Other opportunities are available on different days and at various hours for those who are able to help with coordinating food drives and outreach efforts.

To sign up for the training this weekend, please take two minutes to register at http://aggiecupboard.nmsu.edu/volunteer/.

For more information, email aggiecupboard@nmsu.edu.

Counseling Center will be closed part of Monday

The Counseling Center will be closed from 12 to 3:30 p.m. Monday for staff training. Students in crisis may call the Dean of Students office at 575-646-1722, Corbett Center, Room 207.

Health Professions Career Fair to be held Nov. 9

The second annual Health Professions Career Fair will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9 at Corbett Center Student Union in the Aggie Lounge on the first floor.

The event is co-sponsored by NMSU Career Services and the College of Health and Social Services. The goal is to provide students, alumni and community members with an opportunity to meet with representatives from hospitals and social service agencies wanting to hire in the nursing or other health-related professions.

Students in the following programs are encouraged to attend: Human Nutrition & Dietetic Science, Family and Consumer Science (College of ACES); Counseling and Ed Psy, Kinesiology, Special Ed and Communication Disorders (College of Education); and Nursing, Public Health Sciences and Social Work (College of Health and Social Services).

The following agencies will be in attendance: Ambercare, CCA, Concilio CDS Inc, EBS Healthcare, Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center, La Clinica De Familia, MECA Therapies, Memorial Medical Center, Mesilla Valley Hospital, Mountain Shadows Home Care, Presbyterian Healthcare Services, Sierra Health Care, Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine, University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy and U.S. Peace Corps.

Post Graduate Immigration Options & Election Ramifications workshop set for Nov. 11

NMSU invites you to attend the Post Graduate Immigration Options & Election Ramifications Workshop from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11, at the Business Complex, Room 102 and 103.

To register for this workshop visit https://trainingcentral.nmsu.edu/Saba/Web/Main/goto/GuestOfferingDetails?offeringId=class000000000009723.

For more information contact Greg Smart at 575-646-7013 or gsmart@nmsu.edu.

NMSU Arrowhead Center to host free design thinking workshop Nov. 14

NMSU Arrowhead Center will host a free design thinking introduction workshop on from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 14 at Arrowhead's Academic Research Building A.

In this interactive workshop, participants will learn the design thinking process by tackling a product innovation challenge. Participants will be introduced to core design thinking concepts and pair them with an activity to practice relevant methods and approaches. Innovation strategist Estela Hernandez will facilitate he workshop.

To register, go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/create-valuable-new-products-and-amazing-customer-experiences-tickets-28671031828.

For more information, contact Zetdi Sloan at zrunyan@ad.nmsu.edu or 575-646-7833.