News & Press

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Today, New Mexico State University, NMSU’s Arrowhead Center and the newly formed Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine announced a partnership to create the state’s newest medical school on the NMSU campus.

“This is an outstanding day for New Mexico,” said NMSU President Garrey Carruthers. “This public-private partnership will benefit the health and well-being of people across our state, and the region, by addressing our severe shortage of primary care physicians, especially among New Mexico’s underserved, rural populations.”

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Spontaneously or intentionally, humans reveal a range of emotion by their facial expressions.
Now, with LED technology developed with assistance from Sandia National Laboratory, a doll can mimic facial movements with which humans show emotion.
The doll, for sale on amazon.com, is the brainchild of a New Mexico innovator who needed help to evolve the technology from concept to production.
She found that assistance at Sandia National Laboratory, where she worked with two engineers to get it right.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

When computer engineer and would-be entrepreneur Aaron Garcia, a 1992 graduate of New Mexico State University, set out to find a location in Las Cruces for the electronic health records management company he was developing, he was really just looking for a secure building. What he found at NMSU’s Arrowhead Center, though, was much more than office space.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014
New Mexico shrimp on the menu

If you want to eat shrimp raised in Las Cruces, you’ll have to seek out Ragin’ Shrimp in Albuquerque, the first restaurant in the state to add New Mexico State University’s Pacific shrimp to its menu.

A trip to Albuquerque may be worth it just for the shrimp. You’ll feel good for several reasons.

Tracey Carrillo, assistant director of New Mexico State University farm operations, told an audience of Primetimers Tuesday, June 17, the “little hole in the wall wants to promote fresh and local.”

Monday, June 16, 2014

A piece of cinematic history has found its way out of the scrap heap and into action thanks to Grant County potter and animator Kate Brown. Brown has spent the last several months piecing together a towering Oxberryanimation stand – the leading animation technology from post-World War II until the dawn of the digital age – in her rural workshop and has big plans going forward.

On the Blog

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

After skipping four grades in elementary and high school, graduating from college at 18, then landing a business-development position at news aggregator Digg, Brian Wong was on the fast track to success. But five months later, he found himself jobless--and trying to determine what to do next.

Monday, July 21, 2014

When I sit down with a new client to understand their marketing needs, at some point the conversation almost always turns to how we can track the effectiveness of our efforts. It is typically then that I ask the client if they look at their web analytics.

More often than not, the response is, “I don’t know if we have that.” Or when I explain that Google Analytics can show and track their website visitors’ behavior, demographics or how they acquired them, I often hear, “I didn’t know that kind of information was available.”

It is. And it is free.