Author: Shelby Herrera

Michael Crouser

MichaelCrouser was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and eventually graduated from Saint John’s University. He began taking photographs when he was 14-years- old, where he set up a dark room in his parent’s basement. While working in the commercial photography industry...

Rough Rodeo – Behind the Scenes

The NMSU Rodeo team practices on a dedicated schedule, with the Bull Riders and Bronc riders (or some call them roughies) practicing once a week. The life of a rodeo athlete can be rough, with being on the road constantly,...

Universities turned upside down

“I would change the way NMSU is perceived as ‘just a state school.’ Because the decorated and proud history behind this land grant university should be seen as a groundbreaking institution that develops future leaders in every industry available.”

The Dirty Job No One Wants

A normal day at the South Central Solid Waste Authority in Las Cruces, NM, is full of constant traffic and lots of trash. On average, each day, they will haul 25 to 30 loads, each weighing 20-tons, to the landfill....

Albuquerque Famous

Joshua Herrera is the Keyboard player for the band “The Noms” New Mexico natives, the band has traveled as far as Los Angeles and open for famous bands such as the Zac Brown Band.

Native American Flutist

Rick May, 62, an Albuquerque resident of 10 years now has spent every weekend of April through October for the last 5 years playing his Native American flute in Old Town. Originally from Maryland, May started his music career unintentionally...

WHAT IS PHOTOJOURNALISM

“Photojournalism is a unique and powerful form of visual storytelling originally created for print magazines and newspapers but has now morphed into multimedia and even documentary filmmaking,” (Kashi, 2011). A simpler version found on Wikipedia defines photojournalism as the practice...