Youth Development & Education

4-H Youth Development

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  • 4-H Youth Development
    4-H provides opportunities to learn life skills, gain knowledge while having fun, and make contributions in environmental education, community service, and current youth issues.

Youth Programs

  • Wildlife Museum
    The NMSU Wildlife Museum has over 6,000 specimens representing major vertebrate groups with some extremely valuable specimens dating back to the early 1900s.
  • Digital Desert Library
    An educational resource for teachers and students to learn more about the Chihuahuan Desert.

Health / Nutrition

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  • Ninja Kitchen
    Stop for lunch at a cafe staffed entirely by ninjas. Sophisticated gameplay reveals principles of food safety.
  • Eat-and-Move-O-Matic
    Look up foods you eat and find out how they fuel the body for movement and active play.
  • Eat It Tweet It
    Track your own food behavior to better understand what you eat ‒ and why. This app uses Twitter.

Game Development

  • NMSU Learning Games Lab
    The NMSU Learning Games Lab is an exploratory environment where gamers play and evaluate games - all kinds of games, including those designed strictly as entertainment, educational titles, and games in development.

Podcasts

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Interactive Media

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Atlantean Dodgeball | Gate | Pearl Diver | Bad Date | Game Over Gopher | Ratio Rumble | Number Rights | Monster School Bus | OverRuled | Pearl Diver | Ratey the Math Cat | Ratio Rumble | Scale Ella

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  • Treadsylvania, ATV Safety
    Safely ride your ATV on mysterious paths to defeat monsters and free the town from their evil grasp!
  • Ninja Kitchen
    Stop for lunch at a cafe staffed entirely by ninjas. Sophisticated gameplay reveals principles of food safety.
  • Virtual Labs
    Interactive food science modules train high school and college students in basic laboratory techniques.
  • Science of Soil
    Fill gaps in undergraduates' knowledge of key concepts in the Soils and Environmental Sciences