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  • 07/10/2017

    Senator Udall visits the Museum

    U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-NM) recently visited the Mesalands Community College’s Dinosaur Museum and Natural Sciences Laboratory. Senator Udall said this was his first time to visit the Dinosaur Museum, but was familiar with the research projects conducted by Mesalands faculty, staff, and students. The guided tour of the Museum was provided … Read more
  • 06/27/2017

    Mesalands reports enrollment growth for the spring semester

    The Spring 2017 enrollment numbers show another increase at Mesalands Community College. For the spring 2017 semester, Mesalands reported a headcount of 998 to 845 students for spring 2016, an increase of 18.1 percent. During the spring 2017 semester, students enrolled in a total of 6,143.5 credit hours, compared to 5,669 in spring … Read more
  • 06/19/2017

    Mesalands students present Antarctic mold research in Minneapolis

    Mesalands Community College is pleased to announce that Natural Science students Samuel Johnson and Ryan Pottenger, recently presented their research on “Cultivation and Identification of Antarctic Mold” at the 2017 Community College Undergraduate Research Initiative (CCURI) Colloquium in Minneapolis, MN. Upon examining an ice core from Antarctica, the students may have uncovered … Read more
  • 06/19/2017

    Mesalands bull rider ties for eighth place at the 2017 CNFR

    Last week, bull rider Kenneth “Blue” Wilcox from Greenbrier, AR and bareback rider Scotty Bevins from Amsterdam, NY, represented the Mesalands Community College Rodeo Team at the 69th Annual College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) in Casper, WY. Wilcox tied for eighth place in the nation in bull riding and teammate Bevins finished … Read more
  • 06/05/2017

    Members of the Mesalands Rodeo Team gearing up for the 2017 college finals

    Roughstock riders Kenneth “Blue” Wilcox from Greenbrier, AR and Scott Bevins from Amsterdam, NY, will be representing the Mesalands Community College Rodeo Team in the biggest college rodeo competition of the year, the 2017 College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR). The college finals will be held at the Casper Events Center in Casper, … Read more
  • 05/30/2017

    College President to serve on executive boards

    During this month’s Mesalands Board of Trustees meeting, President Dr. Thomas W. Newsom, announced he has been appointed as a Board of Trustee for the Dr. Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital. Dr. Newsom also stated that he has been elected as the Chairman of the Executive Committee for the American Association of … Read more
  • 05/30/2017

    Mesalands Board of Trustees elects new officers

    The Mesalands Community College Board of Trustees elected a new slate of officers during a recent meeting. The new officers include: Mr. J. Bronson Moore, Chair; Mr. James Streetman, Vice Chair; and Ms. Liz Estrada, Secretary/Clerk and members Mr. Jimmy Sandoval and Ms. Teresa Stephenson. The Board also reappointed Mr. Streetman and … Read more
  • 05/22/2017

    Megger donates electrical testing equipment to the Wind Energy Technology Program

    Mesalands Community College recently received a Digital Low-Resistance Ohmmeter, the DLRO200 Microohmmeter, from Megger a Valley Forge, PA based manufacturer of portable electrical testing equipment. This new equipment is being used to enhance the curriculum and the hands-on training of the Wind Energy Technology Program at Mesalands, in order to better prepare … Read more

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