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Texas Tuition Promise Fund open for enrollment of college tuition

Open enrollment in the Texas Tuition Promise Fund®, the state’s prepaid college tuition program, began Sept. 1, and runs through Feb. 28, 2015.

SISD's million-dollar campus camera system ready to roll

A major El Paso school district is getting a major security upgrade. The Socorro Independent School District unveiled its newly expanded network of campus cameras on Monday.

After school programs start Sept. 8th

El Paso kids are now able to stay after school participating in activities. The El Paso Parks and Recreation Department starts their 2014-2015 After School Program on Monday, September 8th.

New Mexico State University Events

BARNES AND NOBLE OPEN MIC NIGHTS Barnes & Noble at NMSU will continue the popular Open Mic performances from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays.

NMSU researchers address regional air quality issues

Over the last four years, researchers at New Mexico State University have been involved in a bi-national study focused on pinpointing dust sources and evaluating the health effects of windstorms in the border region.

NMSU offers free Tuesday night dance classes

New Mexico State University’s College of Education DanceSport Company offers free dance lessons every Tuesday night starting at 7 p.m. Classes are held at Rentfrow Gymnasium.

Miners celebrate Centennial year with 'Party of the Century'

The University of Texas at El Paso welcomes back all Miners and UTEP fans alike for the dawn of a new semester and the start of football season.

Wallace Hall case will come before Grand Jury

Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout.

NASA ESPCoR to fund planetary seismology research at NMSU

New Mexico NASA Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) has awarded a grant of $749,893 to New Mexico State University astronomers for research to be conducted over the next three years.

NMSU ranked among best colleges

New Mexico State University continues to be among the best colleges nationally according to the Washington Monthly National Universities rankings.

NMSU reinstates National Merit, Hispanic Scholar program

High school students can now qualify for higher awards at New Mexico University.

NMSU Plant Clinics return to farmers markets

New Mexico State University’s Cooperative Extension Service specialists will be answering questions and helping people determine the causes and possible solutions for their plant problems.

NMSU education faculty partner with community to launch parent library at Central Elementary

For Central Elementary School parents, taking their children to school each morning now includes the chance to grab a book or magazine from a new Parent Library Zone launched this year.

UT-Austin: Mission accomplished for $3 billion campaign

University of Texas at Austin officials are claiming victory after an eight-year capital campaign, which ended Aug. 31, exceeded its $3 billion goal.

Award-winning playwright Mark Medoff to be honored at NMSU gala

“Mark Medoff: Far From Finished” will honor Tony award-winning playwright Mark Medoff and fund an endowment in his name at New Mexico State University.