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NMSU Hotline — July 21, 2015

Students can earn NMSU industrial engineering graduate degrees from anywhere in the world

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Whether it?s four hours away in Tucson, Arizona, or at a military base halfway around the globe, students can earn industrial engineering graduate degrees at New Mexico State University. NMSU?s College of Engineering offers both master?s and doctorate degrees in industrial engineering by distance education. NMSU has the only industrial engineering program in the state, which began in the mid-1980s. The 30-credit master?s degree is delivered through a combination of downloadable web files, CD?s, videotape and live classes.

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ADA celebration honors those with disabilities

A community fair will feature artwork, deaf poetry, singing and entertainment from performers with disabilities. Speakers will commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 23 at the Student Resources Building of Dona Ana Community College.

This is the fourth annual ADA celebration in Dona Ana County featuring people with disabilities and will include providers from private entities, state agencies, county agencies and educational institutions offering specific and general services to the disabled.

Jess Williams, Dona Ana County director of public information and special projects, will be the master of ceremonies for the event.

For more information contact Martha Trujillo at 575-527-7616.

Crimson Kickoff will begin Aug. 16

Crimson Kickoff will span just four weeks this year. It will start Aug. 16 and run until the first home football game on Sept. 12. The purpose for this lineup of programs is to help our new students transition to NMSU. That is 28 days of programming.

If you, or your office, is planning an event that is open to all students and would like it to be on the Crimson Kickoff schedule, please send the name of the event, date of the event, time of the event and location to Michael Jasek at mjasek@nmsu.edu. Events sent by July 22 may be included in promotional materials for Crimson Kickoff. The Crimson Kickoff Committee will be happy to include it on the website for Crimson Kickoff.

For more information on Crimson Kickoff, you can contact Michael Jasek at mjasek@nmus.edu or call 575-646-1722.

New Mexico Agricultural Leadership program recruiting new group

Over the last 14 years the NM Ag Leadership (NMAL) program has served New Mexico by identifying and providing leadership development opportunities to more than 90 men and women in the food, agriculture and natural resource industries so they could become stronger and more effective in their industries and communities.

Be one of New Mexico?s strongest leaders by joining NMAL.They are presently recruiting participants for the 11th class scheduled to begin in November 2015. Download the application packet at http://aces.nmsu.edu/nmal/application.html and submit it via email or regular mail by Aug. 20.

DACC Community Education courses available

In the DACC Community Education course, Introduction to Social Media, get involved in the move from in-person to online communication. Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life. Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment, and serving customers and clients.
Introduction to Social Media

In the DACC Community Education course, Students with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder), fnd out how to work effectively with your child, to create the most positive learning environment in and outside of school for your child. Then take away strategies for working effectively with your child?s teachers. Geared for parents and teachers, but also relevant for anyone else interested in understanding this important issue. For parents of children who have been diagnosed with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder)?a neurological disorder on the autism spectrum.

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

Sculpture classs offered in fall

ART 265- Introduction to Sculpture: Explore space through a series of diverse projects inspired by a range of topics, including popular culture, the natural world and folk art. Students are introduced to a series of processes and skills, including mold making, welding, woodworking and mixed media. This is an intro level class designed for beginners. There are no prerequisites. The class will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays or from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays.

ART 365/465 - Intermediate and Advanced Sculpture: Mixed Media: ?The World is Your Palette? and in this class, students will expand their capacity to work with diverse materials and contexts, be it objects, installations or site-based works. The work of contemporary artists will be researched. Prerequisite is ART 265. The class will be held from 2:30 to 5 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays.