Category Archives: Quality Matters

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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Congratulations to Frances Nedjat-Haiem

Congratulations to Frances Nedjat-Haiem on meeting the expectations of Formal Quality Matters Review on her MSW 527 Advanced Practice with Organizations and Communities.  At NMSU, a formal review consists of a peer review team of three QM certified peer reviewers, two of whom are from NMSU and one from another university. The MSW 527 course…
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Congratulations to Eva Michelle Wheeler!

Congratulations to Eva Michelle Wheeler on meeting the expectations of an Internal Quality Matters Review on her SPAN 589 Spanish Sociolinguistics course.  We appreciate her dedication to improving online education for our distant students here at NMSU.


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Quality in Online Education Conference

The first Quality in Online Education Conference was hosted by the NMSU Quality Matters (QM) System on March 10, 2017.  57 NMSU faculty and staff attended the event.  The Quality in Online Education Conference was a joint venture between Doña Ana, Carlsbad, Grants, Alamogordo, and Las Cruces campuses. The conference was hosted on the NMSU…
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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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Applying the Quality Matters Rubric

Applying the Quality Matters Rubric Workshop was recently hosted where 10 participants experienced the QM rubric from a course designer and reviewer perspective.  All 10 participants completed the workshop and were granted certificates of completion.


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Congratulations to Stacy Duncan!

Congratulations to Stacy Duncan from the College of Education.  She is NMSU’s newest Quality Matters Peer Reviewer.  In order to be a certified peer reviewer, one must take the Applying the Quality Matters Workshop and then complete the 20 hour Peer Reviewer Workshop.  Thanks, Stacy, for your hard work toward online course improvement here at…
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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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Congratulations to Christina Schaub’s QM Recognized Course

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


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