V.19 No.46 | 11/18/2010
A Mother’s Plea
Tears flowed down the face of Sylvia Fuentes as she spoke to the City Council at the Monday, Nov. 15 meeting. She begged councilors to take a hard look at police training and the culture behind 2010’s steady pace of officer-involved shootings. She talked about those victims who were mentally ill and not criminals firing weapons at officers.
V.19 No.18 | 5/6/2010
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Will a new law protect students from predatory credit card companies?
Alicia Elgar got her first credit card before she headed off to college. She quickly maxed it out and, $5,000 in debt, found another offer poking out of her mailbox midway through her junior year at the University of New Mexico. The 23-year-old biology major is $9,000 in credit card debt, swimming in student loans, working two jobs and trying to finish her degree.
V.19 No.11 | 3/18/2010
Campus Queer Space
Students seek LGBT center
One segment of UNM’s student population has slipped through the cracks, says undergraduate Jeffrey Waldo. “UNM has a national reputation for its diversity and takes really great efforts in welcoming its diversity, but the queer community has really been overlooked."
We Are Together at National Hispanic Cultural Center
Paul Taylor's moving film tells the story of young singers in a South African orphanage's Agape Choir who use music to overcome hardships.
7th Annual Albuquerque Hopfest at Isleta Resort & Casino
Last Annual Gatas y Vatas: Syko Friend • Star Canyon • Anna Mall • TAHNZZ • Bigawatt and more at The KosmosMore Recommented Events ››