1. ABC6.com - "Unirac Supports Collegiate Solar Decathlon Sponsored by U.S. Department of Energy"
UNM President Robert Frank comments on SHADE house, a sustainable construct entered in last year’s Solar Decathlon competition, which will serve as the executive visitor's suite for former President Clinton's Global Initiative event in Tempe next month.
Story also featured in The Street
2. News Medical - "UNM physician performs TORS procedure on patient with stage IV throat cancer"
Patient with throat cancer one of the first to undergo trans-oral robotic surgery (TORS) at UNM Hospital with amazing results.
3. Free Republic - "Sweet success for bio-battery"
Plamen Atanassov, a UNM bioelectrochemist, comments on a sugar-based rechargeable battery that may soon charge our electronic devices.
4. Trend - "Kazakhstan reckon pros and cons of nuclear power plant construction"
Edward D. Arthur, UNM research professor in the nuclear engineering program, shares his views on the proposed nuclear power plant slated to be built in Kazakhstan.
5. Prevention - "Burn 12% More Calories on Your Next Walk"
Research conducted by UNM Associate Professor Len Kravitz, shows weight reduction when exercising with a vest equivalent to 15% of your body weight.
6. Media monitoring from Monday, March 3
The following is provided by a media monitoring service, verbatim and unedited
2 KASA 7:00 AM 9:00 AM
CREATIVE ARTWORK BY COMMUNITY YOUTH BENEFITING "KIDS SUPPORTING KIDS"-- AN INITIATIVE OF THE UNM CENTER FOR LIFE. HERE TO TELL US MORE ABOUT THIS IS DAVID LANG, DIRECTOR OF ADVANCED MANUAL THERAPIES AT THE UNM CENTER FOR LIFE, AND LINDA BUTROS, PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGIST, AND A VERY SPECIAL GUEST, ABIGAIL BASS, WHO IS A PEDIATRIC PATIENT. WELCOME! WHAT IS KIDS SUPPORTING KIDS AND HOW DID YOU COME UP WITH THIS IDEA? HOW WILL KIDS SUPPORTING KIDS SUPPORT KIDS? WHAT IS INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE AND HOW HAS UNM/CFL DEVELOPED IT IN NEW MEXICO? THE EVENT IS HAPPENING THIS SATURDAY AT THE NATIONAL DANCE INSTITUTE HILAND THEATER. WHAT CAN THE PUBLIC DO TO SUPPORT KIDS SUPPORTING KIDS AND THE EVENT. WE HAVE A LINK ON OUR WEBSITE..GO TO KASA DOT COM AND CLICK ON THE KASA BLOG.
KOAT-7 10:00 PM News
NEW DETAILS ON THE INVESTIGATION INTO A UNM LAW SCHOOL STUDENT GROUPS UNAUTHORIZED BANK ACCOUNT. ACCORDING TO OUR PARTNERS AT THE JOURNAL, FOR THE FIRST TIME THE WORD "EMBEZZLEMENT" WAS USED ON AN OFFICIAL DOCUMENT INVOLVED IN THE CASE. THE FOCUS ALSO SEEMS TO HAVE MOVED TO A FORMER STUDENT BAR ASSOCIATION OFFICER. SOME OF THE QUESTIONABLE CHARGES TO THAT ACCOUNT ALLEGEDLY INCLUDE JEWELRY, TABS AT A WINERY, AND A CAR RENTAL IN LOS ANGELES.TO FIND OUT MORE, PICK UP A COPY OF TOMORROW'S JOURNAL.