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CHME excites Albuquerque youth about STEM at Discovery Festival

It’s ALL about Discover!  The Discovery Festival took place in Albuquerque on November 3 and 4, was a great opportunity to showcase to elementary and middle school aged students the excitement of STEM. Through the use of hands-on demonstrations that included making slime and shaving cream art, NMSU CHME students were able to teach kids about…
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El Paso 5th Grader selects NMSU Chemical Engineering

Edgar Loya, a 5th grader at Carlos Rivera Elementary School in El Paso, TX has indicated to NMSU he will study chemical engineering.  Through his initial communication, Mr. Loya has expressed a keen interest in the study of alternative energy for use in vehicles. In his letter, Mr. Loya demonstrates strong communication skills and a firm…
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CHMEs Keep State Great!

The NMSU AICHE Chapter represented the Department at the Keep State Great event on 10/25/2014.  This entry may read like an testimonial, but I’m okay with that.  There isn’t really much to say besides they gave up a Saturday morning to pick up trash thrown on the ground by the Once-lers.  That is the story,…
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Joshua Gomez performs Research, Design, and Training to provide Palomas residents with cleaner water

Puerto Palomas, Chihuahua, Mexico is a small town of a population just under 5,000 located just south of Columbus, New Mexico. The water supplies of both Palomas and Columbus are drawn from the same aquifer, and therefore have similar arsenic and fluoride contamination levels.  Columbus installed a reverse osmosis system that provides clean water to all of…
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CHMEs help at El Caldito Soup Kitchen

http://elcaldito.wordpress.com/2014/04/29/nmsu-chemical-engineers/ A group of CHME undergrads served the hungry in Las Cruces, including Elijah Wade, Eric Banek, Jennifer Paul, Diego Gomez, Israel Jaramillo, and Elena Ulloa.

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NOAA Science Fair Champion mentored by NMSU CHME students

Sanjiv Harikumar Jr. was selected to receive the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration‘s Taking the Pulse of the Planet Award at the Regional/State Intel ISEF Competition. NOAA’s mission is to understand and predict changes in climate, weather, oceans, and coasts, to share that knowledge and information with others, and to conserve and manage coastal and…
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