Student Entrepreneurs Score Investments At Aggie Shark Tank

Student Entrepreneurs Score Investments At Aggie Shark Tank

Five Companies run by student entrepreneurs at NMSU gave their best pitches to local investors at the “Aggie Shark Tank” in hopes of taking their businesses to the next level. Just about $80,000 was invested in total across the five companies. The businesses that gave...
Arrowhead Center hits a bull’s-eye

Arrowhead Center hits a bull’s-eye

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — When Kramer Winingham took over in 2013 as director of New Mexico State University’s Studio G startup incubator for students and alumni, only three people were receiving program assistance to get new businesses off the ground. But, today, about 150...
Gyro tech shoots for the final frontier

Gyro tech shoots for the final frontier

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A new gyroscope developed at New Mexico State University could soon improve the stability and control of nano satellites in space. Taylor Burgett, a graduate student in electrical engineering, is working to fully develop and market the technology,...
Custom-made selvedge denim jeans

Custom-made selvedge denim jeans

By Kevin Robinson-Avila / Journal Staff Writer Monday, April 18th, 2016 at 12:02am ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Fashion design student Gabriel Méndez believes he’s found a niche in the high-value selvedge denim market with custom-made clothing and repair services. Selvedge...
Western, rodeo wear for Aggies

Western, rodeo wear for Aggies

  ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Growing up on a small farm in Bernalillo, Brandon and Leonard Casaus carry rural culture deep in their hearts. Now, the brothers – both business students at New Mexico State University – are giving back through their newly launched company, Raww...