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Three NMSU graduates inducted into College of Business Hall of Fame

April 26, 2017 by Jane Moorman, NMSU News Center. Perry Elders, Class of ’83, and Philip and Sandy Cook, Classes of ’84 and ’82, were inducted into New Mexico State University’s College of Business Hall of Fame during a ceremony…
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NMSU helps students climb the social mobility ladder

December 7, 2015 by Tiffany Acosta, NMSU News Center New Mexico State University ranks in the top 12 percent for schools that help improve their students’ economic status, according to CollegeNET’s Social Mobility Index ranking. Rankings are based on tuition,…
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NMSU looks back on 2014 as year of discovery, transformation

January 8, 2015 by Minerva Baumann, NMSU News Center For New Mexico State University, it has been a year of milestones: a time for celebrations and anniversaries, renovations and grand openings, a time to say goodbye to old friends and…
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College of Business Celebrates Classroom dedicated in honor of longtime Professor James Bullock

Perry Elders attributed much of his success in the Accounting field at NMSU to having a great mentor like Jim Bullock, Elders’ faculty advisor during his time at NMSU. Continue reading

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Mentoring: Perry Elders speaks with students during Homecoming week at NMSU

November 13, 2014
Perry Elders and his wife Alane had lunch with students in the Business Complex on Thursday, November 6, 2014. Elders and his wife were here last week attending Homecoming events and visiting with students.

Perry Elders is a first-generation college student who graduated from NMSU in 1983. He went on to become a partner at Arthur Andersen as well as PricewaterhouseCoopers. From there he became the CFO of McDermott International, Inc., a multinational energy corporation. Elders talked about the difficulties of being the CFO of such a large corporation. Continue reading

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Mentoring: Dean Jim Hoffman speaks to COB student ambassadors

September 4, 2014 by Steven Romero via email New Mexico State University College of Business Dean Jim Hoffman spoke to the student Ambassadors Wednesday, September 3, 2014, in the Business Complex. Hoffman started with the college on July 1, 2014….
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NMSU to host first-ever Discovery Days program

July 21, 2014 by Tiffany Acosta, NMSU News Center For many freshmen, going to college brings a number of changes. In addition to a new school, students can have a new address, friends and freedom, and New Mexico State University…
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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…
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NMSU students, faculty to receive Sony computer equipment awards for 5th year

October 28, 2013 by Minerva Baumann, NMSU News Center WHAT 2013 Sony Education Scholarship Program Awards ceremony WHO NMSU Students and faculty award recipients, Sony Electronics officials WHEN Friday, Nov. 1 from 2-5 p.m. WHERE NMSU golf course banquet room,…
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NMSUnews: NMSU’s CAMP holds annual poster expo

NMSUnews Published on May 7, 2013 Students in the College Assistance Migrant Program at New Mexico State University showcased their research and other academic experiences at the annual poster exposition held in March at Milton Hall.

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