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 Jan 19 - 25, 2012 

FAQ

How to Cash in on Obama’s Student Loan Plan

By Elise Kaplan
Like 56 percent of college students in New Mexico, Alibi intern Elise Kaplan took out student loans to finance my education. In this article, she breaks down Obama’s student loan proposal.
Barnes, an Iraq War veteran, died at age 24 in Mount Rainier National Park.

From the Foxhole

Benjamin Colton Barnes

Another broken soldier

By Alex E. Limkin
The only reason the death of this Iraq War veteran has attracted such attention is that he did not go alone. Had Barnes simply headed off into the frozen wilderness to die, his story would have been unexceptional. After all, scores of returning veterans, traumatized and afflicted, have committed suicide over the last decade.

News Bite

A Spit Shine on the City

By Marisa Demarco
Two projects promise to better Burque: ABQ Sprout, a micro-grant dinner that funds good ideas and CNM’s free green-collar jobs training.
Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

By Devin D. O’Leary
Funny because it happens to someone else.

Letters

The readers write.

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Healthy Planet, Healthy People

Quivira Coalition Annual Conference

By Robin Babb
Participants explore the myriad of work and social relationships that make for healthy people and a resilient planet, focusing on the role that ranchers and farmers play in cultivating them.
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Valerie Serna

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Furry Best Friends Available

Home Fur Thanksgiving Pet Adoptions

By Valerie Serna
Find your newest furry family member in time to share Thankgiving dinner and the holidays.
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For Young Pioneers

Peter and The Wolf

By August March
Musicians and alumni from the UNM's music department and local artists narrate the popular children’s tale. Sarita Sol González opens the show with original performance poetry.
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Measure Up

LEAP Into Science: Measure up

By Joshua Lee
Kids learn what people used to measure before tape measures and explore non-standard measurement.
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