New Mexico Tech University offers Live and Learn opportunities for students to immerse themselves for year through Live-Learn courses in Mobile Computing and TechPreneurs, as well as Space Vehicles,, Robotics, Aerospace, Nanotechnology, and 3D Printing. As noted on their website: "Designed to encourage academic success, the LLC program is focused on research-themed Living Learning Communities. As an LLC student, you have the opportunity to (but are NOT required to) live with other students in Torres Hall while working with research faculty and peer learning coaches on a first-year research project. Participating in research, having access to resources and support, and developing a strong sense of community can really improve your Tech experience. Apply now!:
To learn more visit: http://infohost.nmt.edu/~engage/
According to the New Mexico Film Office, "Emerging media and technologies are those that are perceived as being capable of changing the status quo. They are technical innovations that represent progressive developments in the digital media space; converging and emergent technologies"
“Emerging Media and Technologies includes, but is not limited to:
(i) video game industries that develop technology and content intended for onlinemultiplayer, console, mobile, and social environments;
(ii) immersive and augmented reality industries focused on the display of imagery and information in three dimensional and holographic form, videomapping, multitouch surfaces, and other forms of advanced visualization;
(iii) the design of new platforms and display environments for envisioning social, medical, scientific and industrial information through the use of creative computing; and
(iv )the production of images using special effects, and software developed for the exclusive use of a special effects production company."
New Mexico is rapidly becoming a media and technology hub. Check out our initial and growing list of businesses in the Emergent Media and Technologies industries in our region HERE. AND, feel free to send us any additions we should add to our growing list!
New Mexico TechWorks is a community coalition to support New Mexico Emergent Media and Technologies and implement the White House TechHire initiative. TechHire is a multi-sector effort to give Americans pathways to well-paying technology jobs.