Category: NM Stories

Zane Portrait

Zane Chaffee, 19, is currently enrolled in the Journalism department at New Mexico State University. He was born in Austin, TX and moved to Las Cruces, NM when he was only five years old.             Chaffee has a unique characteristic to his persona and that...

BATTLE OF I-10 VOLLEYBALL GAME

On September 19, 2017 NMSU went head to head with University of Texas at EL Paso, and defeated them.

Spike Pop Catch

The month of September in Las Cruces, NM hosted a variety of sporting events throughout the city. Athletes from NMSU competed and swept the UTEP miners in volleyball and upset the football predictions to win across the board. Volleyball continued...

Alexa Johnston

“I have the physical, emotional and mental ability to help people in need. I can’t fathom a reason why I wouldn’t.” Alexa Johnston, 24, was born in New Orleans and eventually arrived in Las Cruces, New Mexico to complete her...

Aggies Defeat the Miners in Rivalry Football Game

The Aggies defeated their rivals the Miners in a crushing 41-14 win on Saturday, September 23 at the Aggie Memorial Stadium in Las Cruces, New Mexico. As the Battle of I-10 raged the Aggies took a quick lead over the...

NMSU Women’s Cross Country

Crissey Amberg (#23) leading the pack for the Aggies. Julia Yescas (#35) and Jess Dominguez (#24) pushing each other to finish the last stretch of the race. Nichole Gomez (#25), Kelli Kirkpatrick (#27), Elana Kresl (#29), and Cassey Amberg (#22)...

QUINTILLA

This point of this assignment was not only learn about light, but slide to be a true journalist and go out and shoot someone new. Maggie and I set out to the farmers market, home of unusual people. We walked around...

Claudia Garcia

Claudia Garcia was born and raised in El Paso, Texas. Besides going to school at UTEP for journalism, her other passion is art. She draws mainly women’s bodies and faces. Garcia is starting to sell her artwork at art shows...

Bailey Shillings

Bailey Shillings

Bailey Shillings, 19, of Portales New Mexico attends New Mexico State University as a geology major. She’s motivated to finish her degree and pursue the possibilities in her career path. Aside from learning about rocks, Bailey enjoys playing sports and...

Rafael Velazquez

  Rafael is showing me his art that he’s been working on in the past few days. He invited me into his room as we talked about how he got to NMSU and is trying to pursue a major in...

Angelica Choneska

Angelica Choneska is a 19 year old student at New Mexico State University. She was sitting on a bench watching the DACA rally as she waited for her friends to join her to go to class. She is currently studying...

Raquel

Raquel

Raquel Andujo was chalking the sidewalks near Zuhl Library for her sorority Wednesday evening. Every one of her sorority sisters were dressed in oversized t-shirts and shorts except for her. She was captivating with her red lipstick on her mug...

WHAT IS PHOTOJOURNALISM?

Photojournalism is the process of using photography to tell a story rather than relying on text. While a journalist uses their pen and paper to tell stories, a photojournalist will use their camera to capture the visual representation of a...

PHOTOGRAPHY, SOMETHING MAGIC

  Photojournalism is the process of storytelling using the medium of photography as your main story telling device. While a journalist will use their pen and paper to tell stories, a photojournalist will use their camera to capture the visual...