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NMSU Hotline — December 12, 2014

Daniels Fund renews NMSU ethics initiative with infusion of additional $1.25M

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Following the success of its five-year pilot program, the New Mexico State University College of Business has been awarded an additional $1.25 million over the next five years to continue its principle-based ethics program. The grant is part of the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative, whose goal is to strengthen principle-based ethics education and to foster a high standard of ethics in young people. The college received its first $1.25 million award through the Daniels Fund in 2010.

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Campus Announcements

Faculty grievance review board election ends today

Due to an error on the ballot, any vote for the Faculty Grievance Review Board placed prior to 10 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 8, must be resubmitted.

If you have not yet voted, you can still visit https://vote.nmsu.edu until 5 p.m., today, Dec. 12, to vote for representatives to serve on the Faculty Grievance Review Board.

For more information, call 575-646-2998.

SCRABBLE for Literacy set for Sunday

Literacy Volunteers of Doņa Ana County, part of Dona Ana Community College Adult Basic Education, will hold its monthly SCRABBLE for Literacy fundraiser at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 14, at Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave. in Las Cruces.

The $3 fee gets you at least one, but probably more sessions of the world?s most ubiquitous and fun word game. Players of all skill and competitive levels are welcomed.

For more information, contact Mark Pendleton at mpendleton@las-cruces.org or 575-528-4001 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, or mpndltn@gmail.com or 575-635-8711 evenings and weekends.

Congressional internship applications are being accepted

The offices of U.S. Sen. Tom Udall and U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce are accepting applications for interns to work in their offices next semester. If students are interested and would like information, email aggie@nmsu.edu at the NMSU Office of Government Relations.

NMSU educational leadership doctoral, master's programs now accepting applications

The Department of Educational Leadership and Administration at New Mexico State University is now accepting applications to its educational leadership doctoral program until Jan. 15. The program offers both the Ed.D. and Ph.D. degrees. The program uses a hybrid distance-education and face-to-face instruction model and focuses on social justice and border education issues.

Anyone interested in obtaining information and/or applying to the program can visit http://emd.education.nmsu.edu/index/academics/docpage/

Applications are also being accepted for the Master of Arts program in educational administration. The degree focuses on community college and university administration. This program offers online course instruction (both asynchronous and synchronous modalities). Application materials must be received by the deadline of Dec. 1.

To apply for the master's program, visit http://emd.education.nmsu.edu/index/academics/mainhied/

For more information on either program, e-mail Norma Martinez Arrieta, ELA Student Program Coordinator, at narrieta@nmsu.edu.

NMSU parking lot closures for December

NMSU Transportation and Parking Services will close three parking lots in December for maintenance. View the lots, dates of closures, and map of alternative parking at http://park.nmsu.edu/closure/.

Student employment fair to be held Jan. 21

NMSU Career Services has scheduled a student employment fair for the upcoming spring semester. This fair is designed for new and returning NMSU students who are seeking a part-time student job on campus. The fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 21, on the first floor of Corbett Center.

Career Services would like to invite campus departments to participate in this event if they have student employment and/or work-study positions available for the spring semester. The student employment fair offers an excellent opportunity for students to learn more about the variety of student and work-study jobs available on NMSU campus.

If you are interested in participating in the student employment fair, register by clicking on the following link http://careerservices.nmsu.edu/career-fairs/student-employment-fair/student-employment-registration/.

For more information, call Career Services at 575-646-1631 or email careers@nmsu.edu.