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V.26 No.33 | 8/17/2017

New Mexico News

We Don’t Need No Education

No dark sarcasm in the classroom, but closures possible

By Andy Lyman via NM Political Report
The state Public Education Department rates schools to identify which ones could experience major overhauls, and that’s causing alarm among some teachers, especially in rural communities.
V.26 No.21 | 5/25/2017
News City
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Newscity

By Joshua Lee

Lawsuit Filed Against State Over School Funding

Lawsuit filed over school funding, pedestrian deaths rise and Peter DeBenedittis runs for governor.
V.26 No.19 | 5/11/2017
News City
Robert Maestas
By Joshua Lee

N.M. Had the Lowest Graduation Rate in 2015

N.M. had the lowest graduation rate in 2015, Democratic candidates for governor race for nomination and PNM lowers proposed rate increase.
V.26 No.14 | 4/6/2017
News City
Robert Maestas
By Joshua Lee

New Teacher Evaluation Standards Announced

Teacher evaluation standards announced, N.M. leads in births paid through Medicaid and water shortages predicted.
V.26 No.13 | 3/30/2017
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Baked Goods

Get Schooled

The N.M. Medical Cannabis Conference and self-education

By Joshua Lee
The New Mexico Medical Cannabis Conference is an educational seminar aimed at disseminating information on the medical uses, benefits and contraindications of medical cannabis.
V.26 No.11 | 3/16/2017
News City
Robert Maestas

Newscity

By Joshua Lee

APS Recognizes Bilingual Graduates

APS recognizes bilingual graduates, education secretaries absent for budget talks and extraction wells are cleaning the Kirtland jet fuel spill.
V.26 No.10 | 3/9/2017
News City
Robert Maestas
By Joshua Lee

Death Penalty Bill Stalled

Death penalty reinstatement stalls, N.M. schools face budget crisis and House approves minimum wage increase.
V.26 No.5 | 02/02/2017

The Daily Word in Fighting, Free Speech and the Islamic State

By Megan Reneau [ Wed Feb 8 2017 2:12 PM ]
The Daily Word

American women prepare for four years of fighting.

Republicans are going to take literally everything, starting with free speech.

College cost, debt and student homelessness continues to rise.

Let's look at this “genocide” Donald Trump is talking about.

Betsy DeVos is the Secretary of Education now. What's next for the American education system?

V.26 No.4 | 01/26/2017

Event Horizon

Educate the Educators

Saturday, Jan 28: APS Board of Education Candidate Forum

By Joshua Lee [ Fri Jan 27 2017 2:00 PM ]
Get to know APS Board of Education Candidates in Districts 6 and 7, and voice your concerns for the districts.
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V.26 No.4 | 1/26/2017
News City
Robert Maestas

Newscity

By Joshua Lee

Kids Count Report Shows Better Health, Worse Poverty

This week in Newscity, the N.M. Kids Count report shows improvement, the state’s graduation rate rose last year and ExxonMobil comes to New Mexico.
V.25 No.47 | 11/24/2016

The Daily Word in Netflix, Food Rhythm and Doppelganger Competitions

By Megan Reneau [ Wed Nov 30 2016 11:09 AM ]
The Daily Word

Netflix knows what we want this holiday season.

Non-binary photographer Jennifer Jackson felt alone so they began a project to represent people like themself.

These kids won't give up on being educated—even under the threat of terrorism.

Has the phrase “rhythm of food” ever entered your consciousness?

Have you heard of the most interesting doppelganger competition in the world?

Copper Square Downtown is in new hands.

V.25 No.44 | 11/03/2016

Event Horizon

Din-Din with Scheherazade

Friday, Nov 4: Arabian Nights Benefit Dinner

By Renee Chavez [ Thu Nov 3 2016 12:00 PM ]
Enjoy a delicious Mediterranean buffet, live music and a silent auction to benefit the Salam Acadamy.
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V.25 No.42 | 10/20/2016

Event Horizon

Get Learnt

Friday, Oct 28: TEDxABQ Women

By Megan Reneau [ Thu Oct 27 2016 11:00 AM ]
Influential women share their expertise on topics ranging from gender parody to finding long term solutions to climate change.
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Rock and Roll and Education

Thursday, Oct 27: Let's Roll This Train: My Life in New Mexico Education, Business, and Politics

By Megan Reneau [ Wed Oct 26 2016 2:00 PM ]
Lenton Malry talks about and signs his memoir.
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V.25 No.40 | 10/06/2016

News

The Daily Word in the legislature, donut stealing, the Whirlaway and catching bass with half a nightcrawler

By August March [ Thu Oct 6 2016 12:25 PM ]
The Daily Word

Here's the latest news from the special legislative session happening at the NM Roundhouse this week, including budget cut approvals and the reinstatement of the death penalty.

Here is a preview of the coming gridiron battle between our glorious Lobo Football team and the Boise State Broncos.

Meanwhile, a New Mexican man was arrested in Nueva York for allegedly stealing a donut.

Also in today's news, a couple from Florida is visiting our Balloon Fiesta for the 27th time along with their lofty ride, the Whirlaway.

Excel Energy has completed work on a high-voltage electrical transmission line that will serve customers in the Eastern part of this state.

Proactively addressing climate change is a thing at UNM-Taos.

And speaking of our flagship university, NM's congressional delegation announced that UNM will receive a grant "to provide training, licensing and induction services to Native Americans interested in pursuing a career in education."

Kirtland Air Force Base is celebrating its 75th anniversary.

Los Alamos National Laboratories will soon stop disposing of low-level nuclear waste onsite, say recent reports.

Just last week, Nancy Armijo caught and released a 14-inch largemouth bass while fishing the south end of the Central Pond at Tingley Beach. She was using half a nightcrawler as bait.

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