Angel Tree Project Fall 2015

We are collecting new or gently used toys and clothing/hygiene products to benefit Jardin de los Niños.

Project Angel Tree will be given at the AFCS end of the semester dinner on December 2nd.

Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Annual Conference

The next NMAFCS (New Mexico Association of Family and Consumer Science) State Conference will be held in 2016 in Portales, New Mexico. Information will be available soon.

The field of Family and Consumer Sciences is diverse and composed of professionals in the fields of food science, nutrition, wellness, human development, education, consumer concerns, interior design, and textiles, among others. This is a wonderful opportunity for you to be able to meet with other professionals and learn about their career and how they were able to get there.

America Association of Family and Consumer Science National Conference

2015 AAFCS National Conference in Jacksonville,Florida
Image of ...Maria Gomez and Reyna Araiza NMSU Students
Image of ...Maria Gomez and Reyna Araiza NMSU Students

Our Vision

Individuals, families, and communities are achieving optimal quality of life assisted by competent, caring professionals whose expertise is continually updated through AAFCS.

Our Mission

To provide leadership and support for professionals whose work assists individuals, families, and communities in making informed decisions about their well being, relationships, and resources to achieve optimal quality of life.

Our Core Values

Association member

Believe in the family as a fundamental unit of society. Embrace diversity and value all people. Support life-long learning and diverse scholarship. Exemplify integrity and ethical behavior.

Seek new ideas and initiatives and embrace change. Promote an integrative and holistic approach, aligned with the FCS body of knowledge, to support professionals who work with individuals, families, and communities.

For more information visit AAFCS.

Track your activities / participation

Did you know you can track your activities and volunteer work in the student involvement log? Click on the below link which takes you to the campus activities website where you can fill out the form. You can document your involvement outside the classroom including student organizations, community service, internships, and workshops.

By documenting what you do with the Office of Campus Activities, you can obtain a Co-Curricular Transcript that shows a total picture of your experiences, abilities and strengths.