Category: NM Stories

Gordon Parks

By Josh Castillo Born on November 30, 1912, in Fort Scott, Kansas, Gordon Parks was a prolific self-taught photographer, writer, composer and filmmaker who became the first African-American photographer for Life and Vogue magazines.

THE LANDSCAPE OF WAR

The landscape of war: Simon Norfolk. SEE: http://www.simonnorfolk.com/pop.html

Samantha Lee

Samantha Lee, 26, Shiprock, NM, Senior at NMSU, nursing student, graduating in Spring 2017 “I’m grateful to follow in my family’s footsteps. Healthcare is what we all are in. My aunt is a pharmacist in Indianapolis, my dad is in...

FLIPPING FOOD

Jorge Villareal Jr. is in his fourth year of college studying digital filmmaking at New Mexico State University’s Creative Media Institute. Before moving to Las Cruces for school, Jorge lived in El Paso Texas where he began embracing his passion...

Turning the World Upside Down

Las Cruces, N.M. – Many university students have ideas on how they would turn their community upside down. There are many things that could be done to change the community around us. Mikhala Churchman, 22,  has her own ideas. Mikhala,...

THE CHILE FRONT

  Chris Alexander is an owner of a charming mercado in the heart of the Mesilla Plaza. The modest, open-air pavilion rests atop a seven-acre piece of farmland that is currently home to fields of chilé plants. Upon entering the pavilion are shelves...

NOT YOUR AVERAGE WATERGIRLS

NMSU’s Athletic Training Program is an educational program that prepares students for athletic training with hands on experience. Students in the program are placed with one of the sports offered on campus and assist the head athletic trainer of that sport. Celeste...

ELECTION DAY 2016 IS HERE!

Donald Trump, Deming, NM, Nov. 7, 2016. by Bruce Berman Election day 2016 is here! Watch for images from the Photojournalism students of NMSU!

Fashionista

Tamera Goodwin, originally from Chicago, is the owner of the clothing store Southern Glam. Goodwin calls herself a fashion expert and uses the inspiration she gets from her closest friends to design clothing that’s sophisticated, yet glamorous – with a southern...

BALLROOM BEAST

Irvin Zavala Verdugo is a student at NMSU who has a passion for dancing. He dances ballroom style and has won national competitions. He has earned 1st place in numerous categories at competitions such as the National Collegiate Dancesport Competition,...

Almost Famous

John Wilson is a balloon pilot from Albuquerque, NM. He has been piloting balloons for five years and loves what he does. He is now the proud owner of this gorgeous balloon.   Typically, the cost of a standard balloon...

VICTORY AGAINST UTAH VALLEY

The NMSU women’s volleyball team played against Utah Valley on Saturday. For a period of time, the teams went neck and neck. Eventually both teams had two wins each and a final tie-breaking game was played. The Aggies walked off...

LCHS vs. CHS

Las Cruces High School dominated the Centennial High School Hawks September 20 to a score 3-1. LHCS went toe-to-toe against the Hawks. With continuous action LCHS was able to secure a win.