The Independent Student Voice of NMSU Since 1907

NMSU Round Up

The Independent Student Voice of NMSU Since 1907

NMSU Round Up

The Independent Student Voice of NMSU Since 1907

NMSU Round Up

2022-2023 Staff

Cielo Rodriguez
Editor-in-Chief

Cielo Rodriguez

Cielo Rodriguez is entering her second year with The Round Up as the current Editor in Chief. This is her fourth year studying at New Mexico State University and is majoring in Journalism and Mass Communications and Political...

Ernesto Cisneros
Managing Editor

Ernesto Cisneros

Ernesto Cisneros is a senior here at NMSU studying Journalism & Media Studies along with Government (Political Science). He also has two minors in Social Media Management and Strategic Communications.  Ernesto is in his second year at The Round U...

Michael Chavez
News Editor

Michael Chavez

Michael Chavez is entering his first year at The Round Up as the News Editor. He is currently a senior majoring in Journalism & Media Studies with a minor in Sports Marketing, with hopes of being a sports journalist after...

Shelly Doyle
Sports Editor

Shelly Doyle

Shelly Doyle is entering her third year at The Round Up and her second year as the Head of the Sports Department. She is working towards a degree in social work with a minor in psychology. She is looking forward to continuing...

Leah De La Torre
Multimedia Specialist

Leah De La Torre

Leah De La Torre is entering her first year at the Round Up as a multimedia specialist. This is her first semester at New Mexico State University where she will be is majoring in Digital Filmmaking. She grew up in El Paso, Texas. De...

Carlos Herrera
Multimedia Specialist

Carlos Herrera

Carlos Herrera is entering his first year at The Round Up as a Multimedia Specialist. It is his first time photographing for a local publication. He is currently a senior in his undergraduate degree in Information Engineering...

David Castañeda
Multimedia Specialist

David Castañeda

David Castañeda is entering his first year as a multimedia specialist at The Round Up. This is his first year studying at New Mexico State University and is majoring in Digital Film Making. He was born and raised in El Paso,...

Leighanne Muñoz
Staff Writer

Leighanne Muñoz

Leighanne Muñoz is finishing her first year with  The Round Up and is a Staff Writer. She is entering her sophomore year and second semester at New Mexico State University and is majoring in Journalism with a minor in Creative...

Ethan Ortiz-Ulibarri
Staff Writer

Ethan Ortiz-Ulibarri

Ethan Ortiz-Ulibarri is a Senior at New Mexico State, studying Agricultural Business and Economics with minors in Marketing and Business Administration. He grew up in Las Vegas, New Mexico. This year is his first time writing f...

Joseph Settle
Sports Writer

Joseph Settle

Joseph Settle is majoring in Journalism and Media Studies and it is his second year in the Journalism undergraduate program. Settle is starting his first year with The Round Up as a Sports Writer. His favorite sports are footba...

Alyssa Tapia
Sports Writer

Alyssa Tapia

Alyssa Tapia is a first-year sports writer at The Round Up. She is a senior double majoring in Journalism & Media Studies and Communication Studies with a minor in Marketing and a focus in Public Relations. She is also...

David White
Sports Writer

David White

David C. White is entering his second year at The Round Up as a Sports Writer. White is a senior majoring in Physical Education with an emphasis in secondary education. He enjoys all kinds of sports, particularly football, and...

Claire Quintana
Political Writer

Claire Quintana

Claire Quintana is the political writer, starting her first year with the Round Up.  She is a freshman and is studying journalism with a minor in education.  She is from El Paso, Texas, where she has lived her entire life. Claire...

Noelle Whetten
Lifestyle Writer

Noelle Whetten

Noelle Whetten is a first-year lifestyle writer at The Round Up. This is her senior year studying Journalism and Mass Communications at New Mexico State University and is also minoring in Fashion Merchandising. Growing up as...

Elijah Nix
Lifestyle Writer

Elijah Nix

Elijah is working his way through his second year at NMSU and his second year at The Round Up as a Lifestyle Writer. He is currently pursuing a major in Computer Science with an emphasis in Software Development and a minor in...