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  • 07/18/2016

    World-renowned engravers teach first advanced silversmithing class at Mesalands

    Last week, 14 students successfully completed the first intermediate Artistic Silversmithing course for advanced level engravers offered at Mesalands Community College. During this week-long workshop, students learned theories and practices of more advanced custom design and engraving techniques. This course was taught by three highly experienced engravers, including Eddy Mardis, Silversmithing Faculty … Read more
  • 07/12/2016

    Allied Health students from Mesalands find success following graduation

    After reestablishing the Allied Health Program last year, Mesalands Community College is pleased to announce that multiple graduates have secured employment in the health industry and have successfully completed the National Licensing Examination. In 2014, Mesalands received funding from the Trade Adjustment Assistant Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) grant as one … Read more
  • 06/27/2016

    Sixth grade class visits Wind Center

    This “Thank You” poster was created by Mrs. Roch’s sixth grade science class from Tucumcari Middle School. Before ending the school year, the students took a tour of the North American Wind Research and Training Center and had a chance to see inside the wind turbine. The poster is on display in the … Read more
  • 06/27/2016

    Student athlete from Mesalands finishes 14th at the 2016 CNFR

    Kyle Jurney from Eunice, NM, represented the Mesalands Community College Rodeo Team at the 2016 College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR). The college finals ended earlier this month and was held at the Casper Event Center in Casper, WY. Jurney (header) competed in the team roping event with Bobby Flores (heeler) from Cochise … Read more
  • 06/20/2016

    President Dr. Newsom speaks at correctional facility graduation

    Dr. Thomas W. Newsom, President of Mesalands Community College, was the guest speaker at the recent Otero County Prison Facility (OCPF) Graduation Ceremony in Chaparral, NM. Dr. Newsom’s speech began by him explaining the academic regalia he was wearing at the graduation ceremony. He said he was wearing his full regalia as a … Read more
  • 06/20/2016

    Former Mesalands student interns for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

    Mesalands Community College is pleased to announce that former student Sanda Garrett from Tucumcari, is a Public Safety Intern working with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) for the summer. As part of her internship responsibilities, last week Garrett gave a presentation on water safety at the Mesalands Community College’s Dinosaur … Read more
  • 06/13/2016

    Three Mesalands students present undergraduate research at national event in Tennessee

    Three students from Mesalands Community College recently presented at the Community College Undergraduate Research Initiative (CCURI) Spring 2016 Colloquium at Volunteer State Community College in Gallatin, TN, TN. Mesalands students Jenelle Hansen, Patricia Hansen, and Garrett LeMons each presented an independent research poster involving either paleontology and paleobotony. A total of 68 … Read more
  • 06/13/2016

    Mesalands student receives $1,200 scholarship at annual math conference

    Mesalands Community College is pleased to announce that Yash Shah, received the Michelle Jimenez Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $1,200 at the 27th Annual New Mexico Mathematical Association for Two-Year Colleges (NMMATYC) Conference last month, that was held at the University of New Mexico-Valencia. Shah also received travel expenses to attend … Read more

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