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Study the financial center of Europe during spring break

November 11, 2014 by Staff, NMSU Hotline Earn three credits in the Principles of Insurance (FIN 322) course during the spring semester, which includes a trip to London, England, during spring break. The course is open to students, alumni, faculty and community members. NMSU’s Risk Management and Insurance Associate Professor Tim Query in the Finance Department is offering this faculty-led cou More »

Mentoring: Gerrie Santos, NMSU Risk Manager in Residence, speaks with insurance students

October 28, 2014 by Steven Romero via email Gerrie Santos, named the 2014 Risk Manager in Residence by the NMSU Insurance Studies Program, was on campus this week visiting with risk management students. Santos is currently the Vice President of Corporate Risk Management for Parsons Corporation, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm based out of Pasadena, Cali More »

NMSU insurance studies program names Risk Manager in Residence

October 23, 2014 by Staff, NMSU Hotline Gerrie Santos, vice president of corporate risk management for Parsons Corporation, will be on the NMSU campus as this year's Risk Manager in Residence. The Risk Management and Insurance Studies program at NMSU received a grant from the Spencer Educational Foundation to bring Santos to campus. Santos has also worked in engineering and risk manag 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 »

Spring 2014: Insurance Industry Newsletter

Spring 2014: Insurance Industry Newsletter Graduates from the Risk Management and Insurance Studies Program Internships Graduation Job Fairs Gamma Iota Sigma RIMS Conference Laura Barron receives CPCU Scholarship Academic Activities Guest Speakers on Campus RMI Alum Focus: Travis White 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 »

Fall 2013: Insurance Industry Newsletter

Fall 2013: Insurance Industry Newsletter Graduation Meet the New Director of the Insurance & Financial Services Center Risk Management Challenge Gamma Iota Sigma Mentoring, Internships, and Job Shadowing Recent Graduate Attends National Alliance New Mexico Conferment Ceremony Recent Academic Activities Lingnan University, Hong Kong, China RMI Alum Focus Students Learn about Industr More »

NMSU Business Outlook: October 2013

Economic Development Through a Single Industry Driver: The Queretaro Mexico Example Michael G. Ellis, Department of Economics, New Mexico State University We would all like to speed up economic development. At least that's the story told by development officers in every state and municipality throughout the country. Some areas are poster children for success. The "Silicon Valley" and the North More »