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Miszkiel (BSCHE 2011) named to Olin “30 under 30” list

Sarah Miszkiel, a 2012 graduate of Chemical & Materials Engineering, has been named to the Olin™ 30 Under 30, a prestigious listing of the company’s top young employees.  Sarah was promoted from the position of Lead Improvement Engineer/Production Engineer to Improvement Manager earlier in 2019.  Sarah’s work with Olin has been recognized by the American…
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Luo named next College of Engineering Associate Dean of Research

Dear Colleagues, I am pleased to announce that Dr. Hongmei Luo, Luke Barry Shires Professor in the Chemical and Materials Engineering Department, has been appointed to be the Associate Dean of Research and Doctoral Education. She will begin Monday, Oct. 7. During her 10 years here, she has received six NMSU awards recognizing her excellence in teaching and…
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Foudazi with Houston funded $40K by Cowboys for Cancer Research

Cowboys for Cancer Research funded Dr. Reza Foudazi (PI), Dr. Jessica Houston (co-PI), and Dr. Hassan Pouraria (postdoctoral researcher) for the project entitled “Elasto-inertial microfluidics platforms for enrichment of exosomes for cancer diagnosis.” Exosomes are clinically important non-invasive biomarkers for cancer prognosis, treatment selection, and treatment monitoring. They are the smallest extracellular vesicles (EVs) with…
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Frank Seidel (BSCHE ’81) recognized as first inductee of NMSU Entrepreneur Hall of Fame

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Female undergraduate enrollment exceeds male in CHME for first time

For the first time, female undergraduate enrollment in CHME at NMSU exceeds that of their male counterparts.  Fall 2019 census date registrations show 89 women and 88 men. Enrollment Data In 2017, only 21.9% of engineering bachelor degrees were awarded to women. 

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Alma Carolina Escobosa receives prestigious CONACYT scholarship

Alma Carolina Escobosa, a graduate student in CHME has been selected to receive the CONACYT (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología) scholarship awarded by the Mexican National Council for Science and Technology. She will receive a 45-month scholarship effective from September 01, 2019 to May 31, 2023. The scholarship will pay her living expenses, medical…
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Eduardo Saldivar named to AICHE 2018-2019 Freshman Recognition Award

Congratulations to Eduardo Saldivar on being selected to receive the 2018-2019 Freshman Recognition Award. This distinguished and well deserved award is presented to one AIChE student member in each student chapter who has been the most active in their student chapter during his/her freshman year. This award consists of a certificate, complimentary registration to the…
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Dean Antonio Garcia joins The College of Engineering (another CHME)

New engineering associate dean of academics joins NMSU

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Muchu Zhou awarded travel grant by Society of Rheology

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Mitchell named Tau Beta Pi McDonald Mentor Honoree

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