Congratulations to Dr. Dave Raymond of the Physics Department. Dr. Raymond has been named the winner of the 2017 Jule G. Charney Award from the American Meteorological Society for his contributions to the research of tropical storms. Dr. Raymond will accept the award at the AMS annual meeting in Seattle later in January. Click here for the full list of award winners.
The WalletHub website posted a short Q&A with Dr. Yan Yuan of the NMT Management Department. Dr. Yan answered three questions in order to explain how credit scores for consumers Click here for the website.
Sebastian Hendrickx-Rodriguez, a junior in the Physics Department, won a travel award from the Biophysical Society to attend the annual meeting in February in New Orleans. The award is from the society’s Committee for Inclusion and Diversity. Hendrickx-Rodriguez won the award for his project titled “Effects of Opsonin Density and Type on the Phagocytosis of Beads.” For the complete list of all 12 winners, click here.
The Albuquerque Journal published an article about a recent MOU between the Energy and Natural Resources Department and New Mexico Tech. The agreement calls for NMT to create a report about the natural resources on federal lands in the state. Click here for the article.
KRQE published a blog about the recent Niche.com college rankings. The online data site ranked NMT as tops in the state, as well as highly ranked nationally. Click here for the KRQE blog post.
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