Category Archives: after-school programs

February Family Nights

Along with after school programs, the STEM Outreach Center offers Family Nights for schools. There are several different activities offered at these events, including family pictures and presentations in our Planetarium. These activities are completely free for the students and they are encouraged to bring their parents and family members to enjoy a fun night of learning. To keep up…
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Spring 2017 After School Program Professional Development

On Saturday January 14th the STEM Outreach Center held their Spring 2017 Professional Development. Over 200 teachers attended from Las Cruces Public Schools, Gadsden Independent School District and for the first time, Hatch Valley Municipal Schools. Dr. Susan Brown opened and welcomed the new and returning teachers. Following Dr. Brown, the Assistant Vice President at UTEP, Nate…
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NMSU STEM Outreach Center receives nearly $12 million grant

New Mexico State University’s STEM Outreach Center, housed in the College of Education, recently received a nearly $12 million grant to fund after school STEM programs in the Las Cruces, Hatch and Gadsden school districts. The grant was awarded by the New Mexico Public Education Department’s 21st Century Community Learning Centers Program to implement programs…
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