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Dr. Janyce Wiebe has passed away

Former NMSU CS Professor Dr. Janyce “Jan” Wiebe, most recently a professor with the University of Pittsburgh, passed away. Her advisee, Dr. Tom O’Hara, NMSU class of 2005, shares this: It was incredibly disheartening to find out that Dr. Janyce Wiebe (“Jan”) died this past December after a struggle with leukemia. She taught at NMSU…
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Former Department Head – Dr. Mark Wells – has passed away

Mark Brimhall Wells (June 10, 1929 – October 7, 2018) was a mathematician and computer scientist. He worked at the Los Alamos National Laboratory (1951-1980; appointed Group Leader of Computer Science Research in 1968), and as Department Head of the Computer Science Department at New Mexico State University (1980-1989). Dr. Wells received his PhD on…
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