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Latest News for Quality Matters at NMSU-LC

NMSU’s Newest Quality Matters (QM) Master Reviewer Way to go, Michelle Lebsock from Academic Technology! She is now a QM Master Reviewer. To gain certification, the candidate must complete a 30-hour workshop provided from Quality Matters focused on leading a peer review team during a Quality Matters Review. New QM Peer Reviewers Congratulations to Greg…
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March 3rd Applying the Quality Matters Rubric Workshop

Applying the Quality Matters Rubric Workshop will be help on March 3rd in Milton Hall 185J, 8:30am-4:30pm.  Lunch will be served.  Participants will experience the QM rubric from a course designer and reviewer perspective.  To register for this event, visit the Training Central APPQMR Workshop.  Trouble registering? Please call the Teaching Academy (575) 646-2204.


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Congratulations to NMSU’s new QM Peer Reviewers

Beth Apodaca (Instructional Innovation and Quality) and Mary Prentice (College of Education) are NMSU’s newest  QM Peer Reviewers.  Congratulations!  To obtain this certification, they both completed a 20 hour online workshop.  For more information on how you can become a peer reviewer, visit the Quality Matters webpage.  


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Congratulations to Wanda Whittlesey-Jerome!

Congratulations to Wanda Whittlesey-Jerome for meeting the expectations of an informal Quality Matters review for her course MSW 521 Social Work Practice II. This course is part of the MSW Online Program. Wanda has submitted the course for a formal review which will occur late January.


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MSW 520 Social Work Practice Gets QM Recognized

Congrats to Wanda Whittlesay-Jeroome for getting her MSW 520 Social Work Practice I course QM recognized


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Congratulations to Christina Schaub’s QM Recognized Course

Congratulations to Christina Schaub for her QM Recognized English 218 course!


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2016 Leading the Way

The Leading the Way award recognizes an NMSU Las Cruces campus faculty, staff, or administrator who “walks the talk” in terms blended and online instruction. Someone who is an advocate and change agent in both action and word for Distance Education is eligible for this recognition. To read the full description and to nominate another…
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First Completion of 2016 New2Online

Congratulations to Dr. Ryan Goss from Plant and Environmental Sciences for completion of New2Online Program. This program provides support and professional development for those that are new to online course design.


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BA 500 Macro Essentials gets QM Certified

Congratulations to Comfort Ricketts for her BA 500 Macro Essentials course. It was reviewed by a team of three certified peer reviewers and was designated as a QM certified course on February 24th.


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New QM Peer and Master Reviewers

Congratulations to Tami Ford. She is now a Quality Matters (QM) Master Reviewer.  Master Reviewers can lead QM review teams at NMSU and on QM-managed reviews.  They have completed 3 QM professional development workshops and participated in at least 2 QM reviews as a Peer Reviewer. Congratulations to Tanya Watson and Mike Demers. They are now…
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