Faculty Travel Grant Recipients for Spring 2014, $1000 each, provided by the International and Border Programs (IBP) at NMSU,  for research related to Latin American and/or border region

Dr. Rani Alexander, Prof. Department of Anthropology:

Demographic Shifts and Population Moment during the Caste War (1847-1901) in Valladolid, Yucatán, México

Dr. Christopher Brown, Assc. Prof. of Geography:

Research to explore enhanced watershed management in the Tijuana River Watershed

Dr. Ana Lourdes Cardenas, Asst. Prof of Journalism and Mass Communication:

Dr. Cardena’s research centers on the role that U.S. based immigrant communities from Michoacán have had in the creation, development and expansion of vigilante or armed civilian militia groups in that Mexican state