News Briefs

The Deming Headlight published an article about NMT grad Tommie McSherry, who hails from Deming. McSherry is a teacher at Cottonwood Valley Charter School in Socorro, and recently was named a finalist for a $100,000 STEM education grant. McSherry earned her bachelor’s in biology at Tech in 2004, with a minor in chemistry. She also earned a Master’s of Science Teaching at NMT in 2014. Click here for the article

Environmental Research Web published an article about recent research by Tech professor Dr. Dan Cadol and grad student Michael Wine. They published a paper in Environmental Research Letters in August. The online article is titled “Wildfires in Southwest U.S. Have Boosted Streamflow” and includes a video produced by Wine. Cadol and Wine have examined the effects of a 2011 fire in Santa Fe National Forest. Click here for the article and video.

The UNM chapter of Sigma Xi is hosting a Science and Society Distinguished Public talk at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, in the UNM Conference Center Auditorium. Dr. Eileen Ryan of New Mexico Tech will present “Near Earth Object Research using the Magdalena Ridge Observatory 2.4-meter Telescope.”

Diversity in Action magazine published a short profile of NMT biology grad student Talysa Ogas. She is doing Ph.D. research on anti-cancer agent AKS7. Click here for the magazine feature

El Defensor Chieftain reported that the N.M. Association of Counties will meet in Socorro for its annual meeting in the summer of 2017. The participants may use dorms on campus. The organization also required that the host city have a golf course. Click here for the article.  

Tech on Twitter

Latest News

Enjoy Full Mariachi Experience At Macey

Enjoy Full Mariachi Experience At Macey

Enjoy the Full Mariachi Experience At Macey Center SOCORRO, N.M. – Treat your family to an evening devoted to the complete mariachi holiday experience, from traditional music to a graceful and...

Tech Grad Is A Finalist For $100,000 Grant

Tech Grad Is A Finalist For $100,000 Grant

Tech Grad Is A Finalist For $100,000 Grant Online Voting Will Determine The Five National Winners   SOCORRO, N.M. – New Mexico Tech graduate Tommie McSherry has a chance to win $100,000 for ...

NMT Experts Helping Address Illegal Fishing in Indonesia

NMT Experts Helping Address Illegal Fishing in Indonesia

NMT Experts Helping Address Illegal Fishing in Indonesia ICASA Computer Scientists Drafted for ‘Intelligence Fusion Exercise’ SOCORRO, N.M. – New Mexico Tech scientists will be developing new tech...

Introducing Danielle Richards, Macey Scholar

Introducing Danielle Richards, Macey Scholar

Introducing Danielle Richards, Macey Scholar Professors Praise Her Commitment To Help Others This is the fourth of four profiles of the 2016-17 Macey Scholars. This award is named for 1942 Tech gr...

Chamber Music Series Highlights Piano

Chamber Music Series Highlights Piano

Chamber Music Series Highlights Piano     SOCORRO – Piano takes center stage in the upcoming Presidential Chamber Music Series at New Mexico Tech. Willy Sucre and Friends will perform at ...