Local writer’s book selected for a national literary award (LAS CRUCES, NM) The Military Writers Society of America announced the book, Under Fire with ARVN Infantry, by Bob Worthington has won a Gold Medal for Excellence in Literature in the memoir/biography category. The award was presented at the organization’s annualRead More →

New Mexico State University Alamogordo was awarded a $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program to fund a project that will help Hispanic and low-income students complete degrees or certificates and prepare them to enter the workforce or a four-year institution. The initiative isRead More →

Football may be on official hold this Fall at NMSU. But that doesn’t mean the fans should suffer! Zia Country 99.5 FM, Leirfeild IMG College and New Mexico State University Athletics are teaming up to bring true Aggie fans 10 unique football experiences no one should forget! We’re digging intoRead More →

After finishing up his New Mexico State men’s basketball career this past March and receiving his bachelor’s degree this summer, Ivan Aurrecoecha has signed a professional contract with Thor Akureyi, a men’s basketball team based out of Akureyi, Iceland. Aurrecoechea’s new squad is the best professional men’s basketball league inRead More →

Since New Mexico State University began classes last week, six students have tested positive for COVID-19, university officials said. The University’s Civod-19 dashboard shows a total of 82 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed among NMSU students and staff. The university’s COVID-19 dashboard shows 25 currently active cases of the coronavirus,Read More →

Space Exploration Grants to UNM, NMSU, Navajo Technical College   Funds for fellowships will support STEM opportunities for minority students, space exploration programs   WASHINGTON—Nearly $2.3 million in combined awards from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will be granted to 3 New Mexico universities for fellowships supporting minority andRead More →