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NMSU STEM Outreach Center makes positive economic impact on Doña Ana County

Writer: Adriana M. Chavez, 575-646-1957, adchavez@nmsu.edu The STEM Outreach Center at New Mexico State University has had an overall economic output of $15 million since 2009, generating more than 200 jobs and contributing positively to Doña Ana County, according to a recent in-depth research analysis study conducted by Leo Delgado, a doctoral candidate from NMSU’s…
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Project GUTS

Teachers from the Gadsden School District were invited to attend a day-long professional development given by the STEM Outreach Center, to fine tune their computer programming skills. Teachers learned how to use Starlogo Nova, a client-based modeling and simulation software that allows teachers and students to create 3D simulations for understanding complex systems. By the…
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Dr. Susan Brown was honored for the STEM outreach programs offered to LCPS schools

Susan Brown, interim associate dean of research for the NMSU College of Education and director of the NMSU STEM Outreach Center, was recognized with a standing ovation Tuesday evening by the Las Cruces Public School board and LCPS interim superintendent Steven Sanchez. Brown (middle) was honored for the STEM outreach programs offered to LCPS schools…
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March Outreach Events

Over the month of March, the STEM Outreach Center held 6 professional development events for teachers, totaling over 170 participants. Teachers of our afterschool programs in the Gadsden Independent School District received professional development on the program that they will be facilitating for students this semester. Through the STEM Up Project, staff members from different afterschool…
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Grant leads to success for STEM outreach programs

ADRIANA M. CHAVEZ FOR THE SUN-NEWS FARMINGTON – A school program that will wrap up in May has helped more than 1,000 students in Farmington, New Mexico, receive high-quality education emphasizing science, technology, engineering and math fields thanks to after-school programs created by New Mexico State University’s STEM Outreach Center and funded by a grant…
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