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Lizbeth Ellis named NMSU general counsel

April 17, 2014 by Justin Bannister, NMSU News Center Lizbeth Ellis, the interim associate dean for academics at New Mexico State University’s College of Business, has been named as the university’s new general counsel. NMSU President Garrey Carruthers announced the appointment today. Her new position begins July 1. “Liz Ellis is a knowledgeable and skilled attorney as well as an ou More »

NMSU Business Outlook: April 2014

A Short Note to New Subscribers Welcome new subscribers! NMSU Business Outlook is a free, monthly online publication sponsored by NMSU’s College of Business. Its primary audience is business practitioners and laypersons. If you prefer not to receive these alert emails, which link to each new issue, please contact me at and I’ll remove your email address from the subscriber More »

Mentoring our students: April 1 & 2, 2014

April 8, 2014, by Anthony Casaus, Assistant Dean-Development, College of Business Gary Mallory Albuquerque’s Heads Up landscaping business owner Gary Mallory, Andrew Key (president), and Eddie Padilla (VP-marketing), variously met with COB faculty, staff, and students: Met with Rick Adkisson, Ken Martin, Steve Elias and Anthony Casaus on April 1 to discuss recruitment of COB students More »

NMSU finance professor brings international experience to the classroom

NMSUnews Published on Mar 7, 2014 For finance professor Harikumar Sankaran, teaching is always a learning experience. The New Mexico State University College of Business professor is constantly looking for ways to improve his own strategies and bring students a global perspective. March 10, 2014 by Amanda Bradford, NMSU News Center For finance professor Harikumar Sankaran, teachi More »

NMSU Foundation leadership, new board members take the helm

February 21, 2014 by Julie M. Hughes, NMSU News Center The New Mexico State University Foundation 2014 officers and newly elected board members have begun their service to the organization. The NMSU Foundation is a separately incorporated, nonprofit organization existing solely for the benefit of New Mexico State University. The purpose of the Foundation is to secure, manage and invest priva More »

2013 The Bottom Line Annual Report

February 19, 2014 by College of Business staff in conjunction with University Communications 2013 The Bottom Line Annual Report Dean's message Moving forward: Continuity in leadership highlighted at COB donor reception College maintains AACSB International Accreditation The transformation continues: Construction of the Pete V. Domenici Hall is underway, marking COB’s third buildin More »

NMSUnews: NMSU College of Business alum heads back to school — to join the faculty

NMSUnews Published on Nov 22, 2013 Don't let Mike McGonigle's youth fool you. At 27, McGonigle may be one of the youngest faculty members in New Mexico State University's College of Business, but the insurance business is in his blood. November 25, 2013 by Amanda Bradford, NMSU News Center Don’t let Mike McGonigle’s youth fool you. At 27, McGonigle may be one of t More »

NMSU Business Outlook: November 2013

Merry, but Mild: New Mexico 2013 Holiday Retail Sales Predicted to Rise 1.7% Bruce A. Huhmann, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Marketing, NMSU I foresee a positive, but flattening trend in holiday sales growth. Actual increases in holiday season GAFO sales were approximately 4% in 2011 and 3% in 2012. (GAFO sales are general merchandise, apparel, furniture and other non-auto or food retail sales More »

LC Bulletin: Risk management expert visits NMSU

November 1, 2013. Retrieved online November 4, 2013 from Todd G. Dickson, Las Cruces Bulletin Class visits aim to fill profession’s ‘age gap’ [Excerpts below reprinted with permission: Read the complete Las Cruces Bulletin article] Richard Roberts, a corporate risk manager for Ensign-Bickford Industries Inc., visited NMSU business classes Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 14 and 15, as part More »