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Scholarship for American Indian NMSU students will honor Laguna Pueblo governor

A gift from Laguna Development Corporation Route 66 Casino has established a new scholarship at New Mexico State University to support American Indian students on campus.

The contribution, totaling $75,000, will fund the Floyd Correa Endowed Scholarship, in honor of the two-term governor of the Pueblo of Laguna, a federally recognized tribe in west-central New Mexico. Recipients of the scholarship must be members of the Pueblo of Laguna, and first preference will be given to a student with a declared major in the College of Business, though any NMSU student who is a member of the tribe may be considered. Continue reading

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Scholarship for American Indian NMSU students will honor Laguna Pueblo governor

November 7, 2014 by Amanda Bradford, NMSU News Center A gift from Laguna Development Corporation Route 66 Casino has established a new scholarship at New Mexico State University to support American Indian students on campus. The contribution, totaling $75,000, will…
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Indian Resource Development program moves to NMSU College of Business

May 20, 2014 by Amanda Bradford, NMSU News Center A state program that promotes higher education and economic development opportunities for Native American students will now be housed in the New Mexico State University College of Business in order to…
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Miss Native American NMSU crowned

April 23, 2014 by Jocelyn N. Apodaca, NMSU News Center New Mexico State University student Savannah Lee was crowned Miss Native American NMSU 2014-2015 during the university’s celebration of American Indian Week in April. “The Miss Native American NMSU title…
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NMSU’s annual American Indian Week celebrates culture, tradition

March 31, 2014 by Jocelyn N. Apodaca, NMSU News Center A celebration centered on a culture rooted in tradition, the New Mexico State University American Indian Program, along with the American Indian Science and Engineering Society, Native American Business Student…
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Researcher finds tribal wisdom, business ethics more related than they seem

November 25, 2013 by Amanda Bradford, NMSU News Center Relationships. Sharing. Trust. Usefulness. These are some of the attributes that are highly valued in indigenous cultures. Meanwhile, recent headlines outside these tribal communities too often relate tales of how some…
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Miss Native American NMSU crowned

May 21, 2013 by Samuel Horstman, NMSU News Center New Mexico State University student Valerie Lujan was crowned Miss Native American NMSU 2013-2014 during the university’s celebration of American Indian Week in April. “Valerie was present throughout the week and…
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U.S. News & World Report ranks NMSU in 2013 Best Online Education Programs

January 17, 2013 by Emily C. Kelley, NMSU News Center New Mexico State University has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a leading producer of online degrees in its 2013 Best Online Education Programs rankings. NMSU ranks…
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NMSU to celebrate 1,442 fall grads at Dec. 15 commencement ceremony

December 6, 2012 by Jay Rodman, NMSU News Center New Mexico State University will honor 1,045 new bachelor’s degree recipients and 397 advanced degree recipients at the fall 2012 commencement ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 15. The total number is up…
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Native American law expert to speak about human rights at NMSU

September 24, 2012 by Tonya Suther, NMSU News Center The College of Arts and Sciences at New Mexico State University will host a leading expert in Native American law who will talk about the human rights of indigenous peoples. As…
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