1.  Chicago Sun-Times.com - "Doctors suggest parents enforce a ‘media diet’ for kids"
Victor Strasburger, professor of pediatrics at UNM and co-author of the AAP policy statement released findings at the group’s national conference in Orlando.
http://www.suntimes.com/lifestyles/23416006-423/doctors-suggest-parents-enforce-a-media-diet-for-kids.html


2.  ABQ Journal Business - "PNM solar battery project a finalist for global energy award"
PNM Prosperity Energy Storage Project is a finalist in the 2013 Platts Global Energy Awards in the sustainable innovation category. Partners in the project include UNM, among others. http://www.abqjournal.com/290144/biz/pnm-solar-battery-project-a-finalist-for-global-energy-award.html


3. The Camden Herald - "Antolini presents in New Mexico"
Anthony Antolini, artistic director of Down East Singers and co-founder and music director of Mozart Mentors Orchestra, will be a presenter at the annual conference at the UNM Mentoring Institute.
http://knox.villagesoup.com/p/antolini-presents-in-new-mexico/1074651


4. Sacramento Bee - "HSI presidents have doubts about rating system proposal”
UNM President Robert Frank and Ex. Director Kate O'Neil, UNM-Taos Branch, were in attendance at the College Affordability Round Table.
http://www.sacbee.com/2013/10/28/5859857/hsi-presidents-have-doubts-about.html


5.  TMC News - "St. Baldrick's Foundation Awards $2.2 Million in Pediatric Oncology Research Grants"
UNMH is a grant recipient, among others
http://www.tmcnet.com/usubmit/2013/10/29/7507061.htm


6. Press Release - "Denver Acupuncturist Explains How Acupuncture May Help Treat PTSD"  Supported by research programs, UNM included.
http://www.myprgenie.com/view-publication/denver-acupuncturist-explains-how-acupuncture-may-help-treat-ptsd


7.  UNM Media Watch from Monday, October 28, 2013

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

A DAY ABOUT TEACHING OTHERS ABOUT DISABILITY. SOME UNM STUDENT GROUPS HOPE TODAY ENLIGHTENS OTHERS. SEVERAL UNM ORGANIZATIONS AND COMMUNITY GROUPS FROM ALBUQUERQUE WILL BE TAKING PART IN THE EVENT. THE DAY IS FOCUSED ON UNDERSTANDING ABLE-ISM, AND REDEFINING DISABILITY. IT STARTS AT 10 AND GOES ON UNTIL 5 TONIGHT AT THE UNM SUB.

KOB-4                        5:00 PM          News  

DRIVERS AREN'T THE ONLY ONES FACING CHALLENGES DURING THE PASEO/I-25 JOB - BUSINESS OWNERS ARE WORRIED TOO. STUART DYSON IS HERE WITH WHAT'S ON THEIR MIND. LET'S BE COLD-BLOODED ABOUT IT - IT'S ALL ABOUT CUSTOMERS AND MONEY - IF YOU DON'T HAVE CUSTOMERS YOU DON'T MAKE ANY MONEY AND IF YOU DON'T MAKE ANY MONEY YOU'RE OUT OF BUSINESS. ORANGE BARRELS - TRAFFIC JAMS - LOTS OF DRIVERS AVOIDING THE AREA ALTOGETHER - THIS CAN MEAN FEWER CUSTOMERS AND LESS BUSINESS IN THE BUSY PASEO/I-25 CORRIDOR. THAT'S NO DILLY OF A DEAL TO ERYNN SANCHEZ WHO OWNS THE DAIRY QUEEN. "I'M RIGHT ON THE CORNER AND SO IF THEY TAKE ANOTHER ROUTE THEY MIGHT BYPASS ME COMPLETELY, SO THAT DOES WORRY ME - I'M ON LIKE PASEO AND SAN PEDRO." TODAY A FREE MARKETING SEMINAR FOR BUSINESS OWNERS - COURTESY OF THE STATE TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT - THEY CALL IT CONSTRUCTION 101. STACY SACCO OF UNM'S SMALL BUSINESS INSTITUTE TO THE RESCUE WITH IDEAS. " YOU'RE ALWAYS UP AGAINST SOMETHING FROM THE OUTSIDE THAT COULD AFFECT YOU - SO IF YOU'RE NOT MARKETING YOURSELF TO THE BEST LEVEL YOU CAN - MAXIMIZING WHAT YOUR PROGRAMS ARE ABOUT - YOU'RE NOT REALLY IN THE RIGHT PLACE - THAT'S WHAT WE'RE GONNA TALK ABOUT TODAY, HOW CAN YOU MAXIMIZE YOUR MARKETING." IT'S NOT JUST CUSTOMERS - SOME BUSINESS OWNERS SAY THEIR EMPLOYEES ARE GETTING TO WORK LATE AND LEAVING EARLY TO AVOID THE JAMS. ONE IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM BUSINESS OWNERS - THE TRAFFIC IS REALLY ONLY BAD DURING THE MORNING AND EVENING COMMUTE TIMES - THROUGH THE HEART OF THE DAY AND IN THE EVENING TRAFFIC MOVES THROUGH HERE JUST FINE.

KOAT-7          10:00 PM        News  

A PIECE OF UNM HISTORY COULD BE YOURS. THE PIT'S BOB KING COURT WAS RECENTLY REPLACED, AND THE OLD FLOOR IS NOW FOR SALE. 18-HUNDRED PIECES ARE AVAILABLE FOR BETWEEN 69 AND 199-DOLLARS, AND INCLUDES A PLAQUE SIGNED BY LOBO PLAYERS; AND COACHES CRAIG NEAL AND YVONNE SANCHEZ. IF YOU'RE INTERESTED IN PURCHASING A PIECE, WE'VE POSTED A LINK TO THE WEBSITE ON KOAT DOT COM UNDER THE AS SEEN ON 7 SECTION.

KRQE-13        4:00 PM          News  

A UNM PEDIATRICIAN IS HELPING LEAD THE CHARGE TO REDUCE KIDS EXPOSURE TO MEDIA. DR. VICTOR STRASBURGER: UNM PEDIATRICIAN :WHEN 70 PERCENT OF CHILDREN AND TEENS HAVE ELECTRONIC MEDIA IN BEDROOM THERE IS NO WAY YOU CAN CONTROL WHAT THEY ARE SEEING DOWNLOADING OR TEXTING., IT'S A PLEA FOR PARENTS TO TAKE THAT CONTROL. UNM'S DR. VICTOR STRASBURGER HELPED FORM A NEW RECOMMENDATIO N RELEASED TODAY BY THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS... ASKING PARENTS TO REMOVE ALL MEDIA FROM KIDS BEDROOMS. WHILE PEDATRICIANS HAVE SAID FOR YEARS THAT EXCESSIVE MEDIA EXPOSURE IS NOT GOOD FOR KIDS. DR. STRASBURGERS SAYS THERE HAS NOT BEEN A GOVERNMETN STUDY ON THE AFFECTS SINCE 1982, BEFORE THE INTERNET, CELL PHONES, AND IPADS. HE SAYS THOSE DEVICES INTRODUCE MUCH MORE MEDIA TO KIDS THAN PARENTS REALIZE. ONE VIOLENT MOVIE NOT TURN CHILD INTO MASS MURDER, BUT CONSTANT DIET OF MEDIA VIOLENCE IS NOT GOOD FOR KIDS., WHETHER VIDEO GAMES OR MOVIES OR VIOLENT TV. ITS RECOMMENDED THAT KIDS GET NO MORE THAN 2 HOURS OF MEDIA EXPOSURE A DAY. ..BE IT T.V. MOVIES OR INTERNET.

KRQE-13        10:00 PM        News  

SAY THIS THREE TIMES FAST-- A PRIZED PART OF THE PIT CAN NOW BE PURCHASED. UNM REPLACED THE BOB KING COURT THIS SUMMER... AND HAS PUT SOME OF THE OLD FLOOR UP FOR SALE. THE CHEAPEST WILL COST YOU ABOUT $70- BUCKS-- IT'S A PLAQUE WITH A PIECE OF THE FLOOR ON IT. THE MOST EXPENSIVE RUNS $TWO-HUNDRED- DOLLARS-- THAT'S A 12-BY-12 PIECE ENGRAVED WITH SIGNATURES FROM MEN'S BASKETBALL HEAD COACH CRAIG NEAL AND WOMEN'S HEAD COACH YVONNE SANCHEZ.