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UNM's 2016 top-10 research news stories

UNM's 2016 top-10 research news stories

December 22, 2016 — The University Communication and Marketing (UCAM) Department at The University of New Mexico annually compiles a list of its top-10 research news stories during the course of the year. Below is the list of UNM's top-10 research news stories for 2016. The...

UNM professor honored nationally as top special education advocate

UNM professor honored nationally as top special education advocate

December 19, 2016 — Ruth Luckasson, distinguished professor and the chair of the Department of Special Education in The University of New Mexico's College of Education has been recognized nationally as a champion for people with disabilities. Luckasson was recently given...

Fighting breast cancer through peer support and education

Fighting breast cancer through peer support and education

December 19, 2016 — Elba Saavedra, program director with Comadre a Comadre, and Cathy Landavazo, a breast cancer survivor who is now a peer educator and navigator for other women, were featured recently in an interview on fighting breast cancer through peer support and...

College of Education hosts Research Showcase 2016

College of Education hosts Research Showcase 2016

November 10, 2016 — The University of New Mexico’s Department of Individual, Family and Community Education (IFCE) hosts its annual Research Showcase 2016 in Travelstead Hall on Tuesday, Nov. 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. The showcase highlights the diversity of graduates, students,...

The key to a better mood for young men is a nut

The key to a better mood for young men is a nut

October 31, 2016 — College can be a stressful time for young adults as they figure out how to manage intense daily routines that include work, study and play. Eat well, exercise and get plenty of sleep is a familiar mantra to alleviate this stress, but now with the results...

UNM turning the tables for student Veterans

UNM turning the tables for student Veterans

October 27, 2016 — According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, in 2014 an average of 20 Veterans died by suicide each day and that number continues to grow. To put this into perspective, Veterans, despite accounting for 8.5 percent of the total U.S. population,...

A distinguished career in education and leadership honored

A distinguished career in education and leadership honored

October 13, 2016 — Mari-Luci Jaramillo, the daughter of a shoe-maker in the small town of Las Vegas, N.M., and professor at The University of New Mexico was the first Latina to become a U.S. Ambassador—accepting an assignment to the Republic of Honduras. To honor the...

College of Education receives support for Native American educators

College of Education receives support for Native American educators

October 13, 2016 — The University of New Mexico will receive a $344,325 grant to provide training, licensing and induction services to Native Americans interested in pursuing a career in education announced U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich. The purpose of the...

Kravitz honored at canfitpro world fitness expo

Kravitz honored at canfitpro world fitness expo

October 06, 2016 — Len Kravitz, an associate professor of Health, Exercise & Sports Sciences in the College of Education at The University of New Mexico, was honored ith the Specialty Presenter of the Year at the canfitpro world fitness expo recently. The expo brought...

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