NMSU Round Up

NM State volleyball comes up short against BYU at NCAA Tournament

NM State volleyball comes up short against BYU at NCAA Tournament

Mia Tontodonati, Sports Writer

December 6, 2019

The New Mexico State volleyball team’s WAC Championship season came to a close Friday night after falling to Brigham Young University in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in straight-sets (7-25, 23-25, 19-25). The Aggies started started things out with an immediate ace by Natalie Mikels, but ...

NMSU’s University Museum celebrated 60th anniversary with new exhibit

NMSU’s University Museum celebrated 60th anniversary with new exhibit

Jensen Stell, Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

New Mexico State’s University Museum commemorated their 60th anniversary Dec. 4 with the opening of a new exhibit; “El Santo Niño de Atocha: Narratives of Faith and Devotion in the United States-Mexico Borderlands.”   Not to be confused with the University Art Museum, the University Mus...

Round Up Lifestyle: NMSU Tweets of the Week

Round Up Lifestyle: NMSU Tweets of the Week

Round Up Editorial Staff

December 6, 2019

Pistol Pete really did take that L. But New Mexico State Men's Basketball beat UTEP, so at least we have that going for us.😎         https://twitter.com/elpinchekaleb/status/1202056309417422848?s=20 https://twitter.com/andresmg25/status/1202996624160522240?s=20 https://twitter.com/barstoolnmsu/status/1198487190369529862?s=20 https://twitter.com/barstoolnmsu/status/1198399762686365697?s=20 https://twitter.com/dherrera_5/status/1198282362989109249?s=20 https://twitter.com/barstoolnmsu/status/1202076328251383808?s=20 https://twitter.com/MelChristina13/status/1201906722534645760?s=20     The...

Criminal Justice majors to see heavy online-course load for spring 2020

Criminal Justice majors to see heavy online-course load for spring 2020

Aimee Ryan, Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

Criminal justice majors at New Mexico State University’s main campus have noticed that their course options will mainly be offered online this upcoming spring 2020 semester.   According to the online registration catalog, 16 out of the 27 undergraduate criminal justice course sections will be offe...

Local ransomware attacks pose questions of NMSU computer security

Local ransomware attacks pose questions of NMSU computer security

Luis Rios, Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

Ransomware attacks have struck public school districts in New Mexico, but are New Mexico State University departments able to prevent or operate against such hack attacks? NMSU Chief Information Security Officer and Information Technology Enterprise Director John Roberts, explained how a ransomware...

Aggies end dry spell with much needed win vs Western NM

Aggies end dry spell with much needed win vs Western NM

Anthony McKenna, Sports Writer

December 4, 2019

The New Mexico State women’s basketball team bagged their second win of the season Wednesday night against Western New Mexico, downing the Mustangs 75-56 thanks to a strong second half led by Gia Pack. A monstrous night by Pack, who tallied 26 points, seven defensive rebounds, two assists, and three ...

New Mexico State in good shape after handing Miners first loss of the season

New Mexico State in good shape after handing Miners first loss of the season

James Martin, Sports Editor

December 4, 2019

The New Mexico State men’s basketball team righted the ship against a previously undefeated UTEP, grinding out an ugly win in crunch time to prove that this team still has what it takes to be the premiere team in the WAC come February and March. In a game that saw neither team make a field goal for the las...

Giving Tuesday at NMSU shows increase in student donors

Giving Tuesday at NMSU shows increase in student donors

Victoria Del Toro, Staff Writer

December 4, 2019

Hosted in the Corbett Center Student Union Aggie Lounge, the New Mexico State University Student Foundation held the fifth annual Giving Tuesday.  Interim Vice President of University Advancement Tina Byford, Ph.D., said this Giving Tuesday she saw the most student donors.   The increased in student participation helped to contribute to the number of ...

Letter to the Editor: NMSU faculty provide feminine hygiene products in Milton Hall

Letter to the Editor: NMSU faculty provide feminine hygiene products in Milton Hall

Selema Graham, Round Up Contributor

December 3, 2019

In the U.S. one in five girls have either left school early or missed altogether because they did not have access to period products, according to the Always: Confidence and Puberty Survey. Period poverty is the phenomenon, when women are unable to afford basic period products or must choose between...

Aggies gear up for UTEP rematch following Cayman Islands Classic

Aggies gear up for UTEP rematch following Cayman Islands Classic

James Martin, Sports Editor

December 3, 2019

After climbing back up to .500 following a near sweep at the Cayman Islands Classic, the New Mexico State men’s basketball team set their sights on part two of this season’s Battle of I-10, looking to avenge their November loss against a surging UTEP side. The Aggies took advantage of the much needed...

Letter to the Editor: Crimson Concierge can help students with just about anything

Letter to the Editor: Crimson Concierge can help students with just about anything

Felicia Hines, Round Up Contributor

December 2, 2019

If students at New Mexico State University need to roast and ship green chilis, they can look no further than Crimson Concierge on the first floor of the Corbett Center Student Union.  The Crimson Concierge was introduced in 2018 by the Auxiliary Services department at NMSU in part...

Letter to the Editor: If I Have Deadlines, My Professors Should Too: The Grading Time Gap

Letter to the Editor: If I Have Deadlines, My Professors Should Too: The Grading Time Gap

Hope Barron, Round Up Contributer

December 2, 2019

Personally, I love college, and my entire journey has been unforgettable. I have truly enjoyed all college has to offer, but one issue I’ve encountered along the way has been “the grading time gap” — the gap in between the time we submit our assignments and the time our professors sh...

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