1. TMC World News - "UTEP Launches First-Ever 3-D Printed Electronics into Space"
The printed electronics travel to space inside a CubeSat, a miniature university-based satellite owned by UNM that launches as part of a resupply mission for NASA.

            Similar stories in the Free News Pos - ”Record-Setting Rocket Launch on Nov. 19: The 29 Satellites"  and the Space Ref
            "NASA Helps Launch Student-Built Satellites and latest PhoneSat as Part of CubeSat Launch Initiative"

2. ABQ Journal - "UNM, PNM partner: Students to help with energy use"
UNM graduate students and PNM announce a pilot project designed to help businesses optimize their energy use and save money as well.

3. ABQ Business First - "UNM Cancer Center professor now a German ‘ambassador’"
A UNM Cancer Center professor has been named a research ambassador to Germany.

4. ABQ Journal - "NMSU to help with lottery scholarships”
NMSU officials brace for changes that may come next spring regarding how much tuition lottery scholarships will cover. The majority of NMSU and UNM students depend on lottery scholarships to pay tuition.

5. Before It's News - The Consciousness Revolution"
Rick Strassman, UNM professor of Psychiatry, is mentioned in an article regarding the biology of consciousness.

6. ABQ Journal - "Music, science combined"
Elaine Bearer, UNM professor of pathology and neurosurgery teaches music when she’s not conducting her ongoing scientific research into the inner workings of the brain and the potential lasting effects of early-age trauma. For her, the two fields are closely linked. 

7. ABQ Journal - "UNM: Six-year degrees cost us much more"
The article looks at the disparity between university costs for a student that graduates in four years versus the student who takes six years to earn a bachelor’s degree.

8. Media monitoring from Monday, Nov. 18, 2013

KOB-4                 5:00 AM            and           7:00 AM News               

IF YOU'RE AT UNM TODAY YOU MAY BE ABLE TO WITNESS A WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT. THIS IS VIDEO OF JERRICKSON HOSTEEN SHOWING OFF HIS SKILLS. TODAY HOSTEEN SAYS HE WILL ATTEMPT A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT FOR THE MOST BASKETBALL ARM ROLLS IN ONE MINUTE. AFTER THAT HOSTEEN SAYS HE WILL PUT ON A 45-MINUTE COMEDY BASKETBALL SHOW. IT'S HAPPENING IN UNM'S SUB BALLROOM FROM 4 TO 7 TODAY.

PROBLEMS WITH THE STATE'S LOTTERY SCHOLARSHIP HAS SPARKED SOME CHANGES AT NMSU. AS WE'VE TOLD YOU, THE SCHOLARSHIP FUND HAS BEEN GIVING OUT MORE MONEY THAN IT'S MAKING. IN FACT IT'S NOT CLEAR HOW MUCH TUITION IT WILL BE ABLE TO COVER THIS COMING SPRING. IN PREPARATION, NEW MEXICO STATE SAYS IT'S READY TO COVER UP TO 60- PERCENT OF SPRING TUITION IF LAWMAKERS FAIL TO FIND A SOLUTION DURING THE LEGISLATIVE SESSION. THAT SESSION STARTS IN JANUARY. AROUND 14-THOUSAND STUDENTS, MOST OF THEM AT NMSU AND UNM DEPEND ON LOTTERY SCHOLARSHIPS TO PAY TUITION.

KOAT-7                10:00 PM           News     

YOU'LL NEED A FEW EXTRA DOLLARS THE NEXT TIME YOU DRIVE TO A LOBOS BASKETBALL GAME. PARKING PRICES ARE UP, BUT THE SCHOOL SAYS THERE'S A WAY TO AVOID IT "AND" HELP GIVE BACK TO THE LOBOS. KOAT ACTION 7 NEWS REPORTER AARON HILF IS LIVE AT THE PIT TO EXPLAIN. FOR MANY FANS, THE COST OF PARKING IN FOR A UNM MEN'S BASKETBALL GAME HAS "DOUBLED". THE PRICE HIKE IS CATCHING A LOT OF PEOPLE BY SURPRISE AND HAS SOME FANS CRYING FOUL. CHEERING ON THE LOBOS AT THE PIT IS SUDDENLY MORE EXPENSIVE...BUT THE CHANGE "DOESN'T" HAVE TO DO WITH TICKET PRICES OR CONCESSIONS -- BUT IN PARKING. AND THE INCREASE HAS CAUGHT SOME PEOPLE A LITTLE OFF GUARD. "THE BIG CHANGE IS THAT THE LOTS ARE $10 IF YOU'RE NOT A LOBO CLUB MEMBER."  LITTLE BIT SHOCKING, I DIDN'T KNOW IT AT ALL." BUTT TO "IT'LL AGITATE A LOT MORE PEOPLE I ASSUME." "I JUST THINK IT'S KIND OF A CHEAP WAY FOR THE UNIVERSITY TO MAKE MONEY OFF OF PEOPLE." BUTT TO "I THINK IT'S JUST UNFAIR. $10 TO JUST PUT YOUR CAR SOMEWHERE IS JUST TOO MUCH." "OFFICIALS SAY THERE HAS BEEN A BIT OF A BACKLASH BECAUSE OF THE PRICE HIKE, BUT THEY SAY IT'S REALLY NOT ABOUT INCREASING REVENUE, RATHER GETTING MORE PEOPLE SIGNED UP FOR THE UNM'S LOBO CLUB." FOR 250 DOLLARS, LOBO CLUB MEMBERS GET PARKING TO FOOTBALL AND MEN'S AND WOMEN'S BASKETBALL GAMES. THE MONEY GOES INTO A SCHOLARSHIP FUND AND OFFICIALS SAY JOINING NOT ONLY HELPS THE LOBOS, IT ACTUALLY PAYS FOR ITSELF. "YOU'RE ACTUALLY GOING TO PAY LESS IN PARKING AND YOU'RE GOING TO GET THE TAX CREDIT, TAX DEDUCTION AT THE END OF THE YEAR." BUT SOME FANS SAY THEY'RE NOT SOLD JUST YET. "I THINK THEY NEED TO PUT OUT A LITTLE BIT MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THAT. WHY THAT'S CHANGED, WHAT IS THE SCHOLARSHIP FOR, WHO IS IT FOR, WHAT'S THE MONEY GOING TOWARD, WHERE'S IT COMING FROM?" ATHLETIC OFFICIALS SAY THERE ARE STILL TWO LOTS WHERE YOU CAN PARK AT THE OLD RATES. THE C-N-M LOT IS STILL 5-BUCKS ON WEEKENDS, AND THE SOUTH ARROYO LOT WILL STAY AT 5 DOLLARS. AARON, WHAT ABOUT FOOTBALL GAMES, AND WOMEN'S BASKETBALL GAMES? FOOTBALL FANS ALREADY STARTED PAYING THE INCREASED RATE THIS YEAR. BUT THE LOBOS SAY PARKING FOR WOMEN'S BASKETBALL GAMES WILL STAY AT 5-DOLLARS. LIVE AT THE PIT AARON HILF KOAT ACTION SEVEN NEWS. THINGS ARE LOOKING UP FOR THE LOBO MEN'S BASKETBALL TEAM....IN BOTH NATIONAL POLLS. IN THE A.P. LIST OF TOP 25...UNM MOVED UP 3 SPOTS TO NUMBER 19. IN THE U.S.A. TODAY COACHES POLL, HE LOBOS JUMPED 1 SPOT TO NUMBER 20. THEY'RE 2 AND 0 ON THE SEASON, AND THURSDAY THEY BEGIN PLAY IN THE CHARLESTON CLASSIC, AGAINST THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA, AT BIRMINGHAM.

KRQE-13              5:00 AM            News     

THERE'S BEEN SOME CHANGES AT THE "THE PIT" THIS YEAR INCLUDING THE ARENA'S NEW FLOOR... BUT ONE CHANGE IN PARTICULAR IS PUTTING A DENT IN THE WALLETS OF LOBO FANS. SOME PRIME PARKING IS NOW DOUBLE IN PRICE.AND NEWS 13'S CHRIS MCKEE FOUND OUT - THAT'S LEAVING SOME PEOPLE SOUR. 04:13 SOUND OF INTRO THERE'S NO QUESTION.. SOUND OF CROWD CHEERING ANOTHER DUNK 00:09 SOUND OF CROWD CHEERING DUNK LOBO BASKETBALL DRAWS SOME BIG SUPPORT ... "GO LOBOS" "FABULOUS ENTERTAINMENT" "HOPE THE LOBOS WIN TONIGHT" BUT SOME FANS ARE HOWLING.. FOR A DIFFERENT REASON. "IT WAS A REAL BIG SURPRISE"PRETTY SAD TO SEE" IT'S WHAT THEY'RE SEEING OUTSIDE "THE WAS KINDA WICKED REALLY" "REAL INCONVENIENT" A COUPLE OF LOTS .. INCLUDING THE STUDENT-SERVICES PARKING AREA ACROSS FROM "THE PIT" ARE NO LONGER HONORING CAR-POOL PRICES.. AND HAVE JUMPED FROM FIVE DOLLARS.. TO TEN DOLLARS PER GAME.. TO THE DISAPPOINTMENT OF SOME FANS.  "TOTALLY JUST DOUBLING THE PRICE TO ME JUST SEEMS A LITTLE BIT EXORBITANT" I THOUGHT IT WAS JUST A LITTLE TOO MUCH 03:21 UNM ATHLETICS ANNOUNCED THE CHANGE IN AUGUST.. WE...HAVE NOW LEARNED THE REASON WHY "5,000 LOBO CLUB MEMBERS BY THE END OF 2014" THE UNIVERSITY WANTS MORE PEOPLE IN THE LOBO CLUB. THE PHILANTHROPIC GROUP SUPPORTING SPORT SCHOLARSHIPS AND TEAM OPERATION COSTS. A 250- DOLLAR DONATION.. BUYS JUST PARKING PASSES.. NO TICKETS THOUGH.. FOR ALL 41 HOME FOOTBALL.. MENS AND WOMENS BASKETBALL. "PLUS YOU GET THE TAX CREDIT, SO IT'S PARKING EACH GAME." UNM ATHLETICS SAYS IT'S ALSO TRYING TO GET MORE PEOPLE.. TO KEEP COMING BACK. "INSTEAD OF COMING ON A GAME BY GAME BASIS, THEY HAVE OPPORTUNITY TO HAVE A PASS HANGING IN THEIR CAR" AFTER HEARING THE REASON FOR THE PRICEY PARKING SPOTS.. SOME FANS.. SAY THEY'RE BEHIND THE IDEA. "I WAS ALREADY GOING TO UP MY DONATION" IT DOESN'T BOTHER ME AT ALL I MEAN DEPARTMENT IS PUSHING PEOPLE TOO FAR. 14:49 WE'RE SEASON TICKET HOLDERS BUT WE DON'T BUY THE PREPFERRED PARKING PASS" "THEY'VE GONE OVERBOARD ON THE PRICES" UNM STILL HAS TWO-- FIVE DOLLAR PARKING LOTS... THE LOBO CLUB'S MINIMUM DONATION TO GET PARKING PASSES FOR BASKETBALL AND FOOTBALL.. ALSO WENT UP IN PRICE THIS YEAR .. FROM 100 TO 250 DOLLARS.

NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY SAYS - ITS PREPARING TO COVER UP-TO 60 PERCENT OF SPRING TUITION.. THE DECISION WAS MADE.AFTER OFFICIALS SAY THE LOTTERY SCHOLARSHIP FUND IS NEARLY DRAINED BECAUSE OF HIGH DEMAND. NMSU OFFICIALS SAY ITS STILL UNCERTAIN HOW MUCH TUITION LOTTERY SCHOLARSHIPS WILL COVER NEXT YEAR. AND IF STATE LAWMAKERS FAIL TO FUND A HORTFALL WHEN THE LEGISLATIVE SESSION BEGINS IN JANUARY... NMSU SAYS IT WILL COVER THE COSTS. ABOUT 14-THOUSAND STUDENTS STATEWIDE DEPEND ON THE LOTTERY SCHOLARSHIPS. THE MAJORITY ARE AT UNM AND NMSU.

KRQE-13                         5:00 AM             News    

SOME LOBO BASKETBALL FANS ARE HOWLING MAD THIS MORNING... BECAUSE PARKING PRICES AT THE PIT HAVE DOUBLED... THEY'VE GONE FROM 5 BUCKS TO 10 PER GAME ...PLUS..UNM'S ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT IS ALSO CUTTING CAR-POOL PARKING IN A FEW LOTS AROUND THE ARENA. THE LOBOS SAY THEY'RE DOING IT TO GET MORE PEOPLE TO JOIN THE LOBO CLUB... AND RAISE MORE MONEY FOR THE TEAMS AND SCHOLARSHIPS. IF YOU DONATE 250 DOLLARS TO THE CLUB..YOU GET PARKING PASSES TO ALL 41 HOME BASKETBALL AND FOOTBALL GAMES... IT DOESN'T BOTHER ME AT ALL I MEAN YOU KNOW, THINGS, EVERYTHING GOES UP" 15:07 "TOTALLY JUST DOUBLING THE PRICE TO ME JUST SEEMS A LITTLE BIT EXORBITANT" UNM STILL HAS TWO FIVE DOLLAR LOTS.. ONE NEAR THE BASEBALL FIELDS.. THE OTHER IS A CNM LOT.BUT IT'S OPEN ONLY ON THE WEEKENDS.

KRQE-13              12:00 PM           News     

SOME LOBO BASKETBALL FANS ARE HOWLING MAD BECAUSE PARKING PRICES AT THE PIT HAVE DOUBLED... THEY'VE GONE FROM 5 DOLLARS TO 10 DOLLARS PER GAME... PLUS UNM 'S ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT IS ALSO CUTTING CAR-POOL PARKING IN A FEW LOTS AROUND THE ARENA..THE LOBOS SAY THEY'RE DOING IT TO GET MORE PEOPLE TO JOIN THE LOBO CLUB... AND RAISE MORE MONEY FOR THE TEAMS AND SCHOLARSHIPS. IF YOU DONATE 250 DOLLARS TO THE CLUB YOU GET PARKING PASSES TO ALL 41 HOME BASKETBALL AND FOOTBALL GAMES...SOME SAY IT MAKES SENSE.. OTHERS ARE NOT HAPPY. "IT DOESN'T BOTHER ME AT ALL I MEAN YOU KNOW, THINGS, EVERYTHING GOES UP, TOTALLY JUST DOUBLING THE PRICE TO ME JUST SEEMS A LITTLE BIT EXORBITANT" UNM STILL HAS TWO FIVE DOLLAR LOTS.. ONE NEAR THE BASEBALL FIELDS.. THE OTHER IS A C-N-M LOT.. BUT IT'S OPEN ONLY ON THE WEEKENDS.

KRQE-13                                10:00 PM                        News    

FOR THE THIRD TIME IN THREE WEEKS ... AN EDUCATOR IS IN TROUBLE FOR WHAT THEY POSTED ON SOCIAL MEDIA. THIS TIME A TEACHER HAS BEEN SUSPENDED .FOR POSTING SOMETHING ABOUT ONE OF HER STUDENTS AS PART OF WHAT'S CALLED MAN CRUSH MONDAY ON INSTAGRAM. HERE'S NEWS 13'S TINA JENSEN.. THE HALLS OF ESTANCIA HIGH SCHOOL ARE BUZZING WITH THE LATEST SOCIAL MEDIA BLUNDER. COMPUTER TEACHER BRENDA TAPIA POSTED A PHOTO OF A STUDENT WITH THE MAN CRUSH MONDAY TAG, CALLING HIM AN "AMAZING COWBOY" AND "ALL AROUND CARING PERSON" IT ENDED WITH A HEART. THE HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR WROTE BACK "I LOVE YOU MRS. T." THE SCHOOL DISTRICT WOULDN'T CONFIRM ANY SPECIFICS - SIMPLY SAYING THEIR WAS AN INCIDENT BETWEEN A TEACHER AND A STUDENT AND THAT THEY INVESTIGATED. WHAT THEY INVESTIGATED - ALLEGATIONS OF INAPPROPRIATE COMMUNICATION ONLINE - SEEMS TO BE ITS OWN SOCIAL MEDIA TREND THIS MONTH. A RIO GRANDE HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER WAS SUSPENDED AFTER SHE VENTED ON FACEBOOK QUOTE - THIS TEACHER IS GOING TO KILL SOME CHILDREN TOMORROW. THEN APS SUPERINTENDENT WINSTON BROOKS WAS SUSPENDED FOR THREE DAYS FOR HIS TWEETS THAT LIKENED EDUCATION SECRETARY HANNA SKANDERA TO A BARN ANIMAL. THERE'S VERY MUCH OF A MERGING OF PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL LIVES ONLINE. UNM SOCIAL MEDIA INSTRUCTOR BENSON HENDRIX SAYS IT'S EASY TO FORGET IT'S NOT JUST YOUR FRIENDS WHO SEE YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA POSTS..AND IT'S EASY FOR OTHER PEOPLE TO DRAW THE WRONG CONCLUSIONS. WHEN YOU SHARE TAKE OUT PAUSE HERE EVERYONE MAY UNDERSTAND THE CONTEXT YOU MEAN THAT IN, A LESSON IT SEEMS EVEN SOME TEACHERS NEED TO LEARN. TINA JENSEN KRQE NEWS 13. THE ESTANCIA SCHOOL DISTRICT WOULDN'T CONFIRM THE TEACHER HAD BEEN DISCIPLINED ... BUT SOURCES TELL US SHE WAS SUSPENDED .