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CO-OP OPPORTUNITY IN BRIDGE INSPECTION – Open to CE, CET, ME, MET, and AE majors

This is a great opportunity with several benefits including, but not limited to, bridge inspection certification, 6 months of on-site training under direct supervision by a professional engineer, $18/hour + per diem, and exposure to over 100 bridge structures throughout the state of New Mexico.  If interested, please e-mail your resume to the Program Coordinator, MaryLouise…
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NMSU named lead institution for Energy Department consortium

The College of Engineering at New Mexico State University has been named the lead institution for a U.S. Department of Energy consortium supported by the Minority-Serving Institution Partnership Program (MSIPP). The goal is to grow a pipeline of underrepresented minority students ready to enter the workforce and ensure quality control in the new generation of…
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NMSU engineering professor receives NASA MUREP Space Technology Artemis Research Implementation grant

A new grant at New Mexico State University will foster research capacity at Minority Serving Institutions and help them be more competitive for research funding. Douglas Cortes, NMSU civil engineering associate professor, has received a two-year, nearly $500,000 grant from NASA’s Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP). His project, titled MUREP Advancing Regolith-related Technologies…
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NMSU receives more than $4 million in research funding from National Science Foundation

New Mexico State University is one of six institutions in the state to receive research funding from the National Science Foundation this year. Currently, NMSU has been awarded $4,086,244 to support research projects in areas such as biology, computer science, engineering, environmental science, math and technology. Many of the grants focus on increasing the number…
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NMSU engineering student research presentations win top awards

Students from the Department of Civil Engineering at New Mexico State University received numerous awards at NMSU’s recent virtual Research and Creativity Week event. Eight civil engineering students presented their projects with four placing in the top 10 of all presentations. The student, their presentation, faculty advisor(s) and placement are as follows: Seyed Ali Aleali,…
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NMSU Civil Engineering students soar in virtual Research and Creativity Week presentations

Date: 12/18/2020 Contact:  Dr. Paola Bandini, paola@nmsu.edu and Dr. Douglas Cortes, dcortes@nmsu.edu Students from the Department of Civil Engineering at New Mexico State University received numerous awards at this year’s virtual Research and Creativity Week. A total of eight civil engineering students presented their projects with four placing in the top 10 of all presentations….
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NMSU’s annual concrete school set for Jan. 8-9

Date: 12/17/2020 Writer: Madison Burns , 575-646-2510, burnsm@nmsu.edu The College of Engineering at New Mexico State University, in partnership with the New Mexico Ready Mix Concrete and Aggregates Association, will host a virtual concrete training for the construction industry Jan. 8-9. The 57th annual Samuel P. Maggard Quality Concrete School is designed for concrete professionals, contractors, professional…
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Applications open for Senior and Intermediate Engineer for the NMSU Bridge Inspection Program

The Department of Civil Engineering invites applications for an Engineer, Senior and Engineer, Intermediate position in the NMSU Bridge Inspection Program to serve as team leader in the field inspection of highway bridges in New Mexico. Successful applicants must have an earned bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or closely related engineering field and 3-5 years…
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New Mexico Produced Water Research Consortium adds ExxonMobil as research sponsor

Date: 12/01/2020 Writer: Tiffany Acosta, 575-646-3929, tfrank@nmsu.edu The New Mexico Produced Water Research Consortium, a joint effort between New Mexico State University and the New Mexico Environment Department, has received support from ExxonMobil as a research sponsor. The sponsorship will help support the consortium’s research, development and demonstration efforts to focus on the technical and health…
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Eight graduating NMSU students honored with Outstanding Graduate awards

Date: 11/23/2020 Writer: Carol Ann Garcia, 575-646-2853, carolgar@nmsu.edu New Mexico State University has a tradition of providing undergraduate and graduate students with exceptional academic programs, highly respected faculty and nationally recognized research programs. The NMSU Alumni Association is honored to recognize some of the best and brightest as our Fall 2020 Outstanding Graduates: Alyssa Adams –…
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