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College of Arts and Sciences (CASa)
The College of Arts and Sciences contains five departments (Expressive Arts, Humanities, Math and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences), offering a choice of twenty-three undergraduate majors; it has a strong presence in the Master's of Interdisciplinary Studies programs.
The College of Arts & Sciences prepares students for a wide variety of careers or to continue their studies in graduate schools, medical or law schools, or other professional programs. The home for general education courses for students enrolled in WNMU’s other colleges, the College of Arts and Sciences plays a vital role in the university's mission of student learning, with a core foundation in the liberal arts. The College of Arts and Sciences features wide ranging fields of knowledge and is the 'CASa' to a diverse family of Faculty, Students, and Staff. We welcome you to explore our various departments and we welcome you to stop by and visit. We are located on the first floor of the Global Resources Center (GRC) in room D.
Jose Herrera, Ph.D.
Professor, Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of CASa
Danny Reyes, Assistant Professor of Music, releases his first album, Influences.
WUMU Student Publication in The Journal of Undergraduate Chemistry Research 2015, 14 (1), 33. Determination of Fatty acid profiles of commercially available cooking oils by acid catalyzed trans esterification; By: Dr. Shawn White, James (Skippy ) Sanders, Carol Lindsay and Catherine Stailey.
Assistant Professors Kate Oubre (Humanities) and Tanya Rivers (Math and Computer Science) have been awarded $10,000 in funding from the Albert I. Pierce Foundation for their proposal "LEAP Program Development and Pilot." The LEAP program is a collaborative endeavor that will strive to provide enhanced support for students taking developmental math, writing, and reading courses through team teaching . The program will be piloted in the Fall 2015.
Dale Zimmerman is this year’s recipient of the ABA Ludlow Griscom Award for Outstanding Contributions in Regional Ornithology. Zimmerman is an emeritus professor of biology at Western New Mexico University.
Biochemistry research in algae lands Western New Mexico University Chemistry major a coveted spot in PhD program. James "Skippy" Sanders accepted to the University of Texas, Austin's Chemistry program. One of only three to ge accepted from an applicant list that numbered over 600. Congratulations, Skippy!
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