NMSU Round Up

Put down that book and hop on a plane with AGGIES GO GLOBAL

Put down that book and hop on a plane with AGGIES GO GLOBAL

Courtney Beck, Staff Writer

October 17, 2016

New Mexico State University is not only providing education for students here in Las Cruces, but now world wide. Aggies have the opportunity to travel abroad and make a difference in the world through the organization, Aggies Go Global (AGG). Study abroad gives students the opportunity to travel the...

Sergeant at Arms, Reporting for Duty

Will VanOrder

October 17, 2016

The time is now 6:01 pm, and the senate chambers are promptly brought to silence; the 60th Senate of ASNMSU has commenced for meeting. As the Pledge of Allegiance ends, the open forum portion of the Senate is opened. Following the patterns of Senates past, nobody shows to share their concerns during thi...

Finding Your Fees

Will VanOrder

October 17, 2016

$33.50 will buy you about 15 gallons of gas. It could get you and your date out for a nice evening at the movies, with popcorn! You could purchase enough Ramen to last all semester- maybe your whole college career- with $33.50, or you could use it to pay the majority of a parking ticket on campus. Every...

Homegrown Xavier Hall’s last games as an Aggie

Derek Gonzales, Sports Editor

October 3, 2016

Xavier Hall is one of the 14 seniors on the New Mexico State football team that is in the midst of his final season in an Aggie uniform. The 2013 recruiting class will be the first recruiting that was brought in by head coach Doug Martin that Martin will see graduate. For Hall, this season has been kind...

Abdelkader Takes On Leadership Role for Aggie Soccer

Abdelkader Takes On Leadership Role for Aggie Soccer

Derek Gonzales

September 12, 2016

As the New Mexico State women’s soccer team continues their 2016 season, the team will look at junior midfielder Holly Abdelkader to lead the young squad through the peaks and valleys. The Alta Loma, California native is one of the few returnees from the 2015 team, as this year’s edition featured...

Sasha-Lee Thomas: An in-depth look at the WAC Pre-season Player of the Year

Joseph Fullbright

September 7, 2016

The Western Athletic Conference volleyball media day typically carries a significant amount of weight for the sports’ season. Here, the coaches of the respective conferences teams come together to cast their votes for individual accolades and what they believe the standings will look like. It was...

Larry Rose III: From Fairfield to Phenom

Larry Rose III: From Fairfield to Phenom

Derek Gonzales, Sports Editor

September 7, 2016

July 2013. The Fairfield High School football team is preparing for its upcoming season, deep in the heart of Texas, its home state. With Fairfield being a modest one hour drive down Highway-84 West to Waco, Texas, high school football is everything to the small town of 3,000, like most Texas commun...

Professor Spotlight: Nick Miller of the Journalism Department

Salina Madrid, Cultural Editor

September 7, 2016

Nick Miller, an award winning broadcast professor at New Mexico State University, is helping students turn their dreams into realities. “The journalism department at NMSU has given me something important to do after I finished my own television career. It’s the most important thing that I am doing...

Getting to know NM’s first osteopathic college

Aaron Stiles, Staff Writer

May 3, 2016

Construction has become part of the Las Cruces landscape and while it may bother some, it’s nothing new to people in the New Mexico State University community. Since April 2015 construction has been a common sight at the northeast corner of the intersection of Wells and Arrowhead Drive. The project: the Burrell Co...

Aggie Football in depth: Tyrian Taylor

Derek Gonzales, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016

  Tyrian Taylor is no stranger to adversity. How could he be? He’s been fighting for his dream for too long and overcome too much not to go all out now. “You’re too small, you don’t have enough accolades.” This is just the beginning of what Taylor has heard his entire life...

Mumblin’, Stumblin’ Aggies: ‘The most politically incorrect fight song in the country’

Aaron Stiles, Staff Writer

January 28, 2016

  Every college has a fight song.  Some may be similar in lyrics, and most are similar in spirit, may even be the same song but with lyrics changed.  All are energetic songs designed to get the crowd’s blood boiling with pride for their alma mater. NMSU’s fight song is unique, however,...

New Mexico Business Gives Glimpse into the Future of Seafood

Billy Huntsman, Managing Editor

October 30, 2015

By Billy Huntsman Managing Editor A woman and her husband go out to dinner at Double Eagle in Old Mesilla. They don’t have the kind of money to do this regularly, but what the hell, it’s their 15th anniversary. As they’re shown to their table by the maître d’, the smell of beef perme...

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