UNM-LA Host Visitors From Main Campus

University of New Mexico Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. James Paul Holloway and Senior Vice Provost Dr. Barbara Rodríguez traveled to Los Alamos on Thursday, August 15, to visit UNM-Los Alamos (UNM-LA) and Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL).

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2019 ISEC Teachers’ Institute: Teachers Experience Science as Their Students Would Story and photos by Arin McKenna

2019 ISEC Teachers’ Institute: Teachers Experience Science as Their Students Would

Story and photos by Arin McKenna

Teachers are anything but sedentary during the LANL Foundation’s Inquiry Science Education Consortium (ISEC) Summer Teachers’ Institute. As Terri Lindstrom, one of the Institute’s teacher trainers put it, “ISEC allows us to actually touch science.”

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Summer Science Camp Empowers New Mexican Young Women

Summer Science Camp Empowers New Mexican Young Women

Two-week program from Los Alamos National Laboratory aims to inspire and increase diversity in STEM fields.

LOS ALAMOS, N.M.,—The third annual Los Alamos National Laboratory Summer Physics Camp for Young Women recently concluded in Pojoaque, giving the 22 students from Northern New Mexico communities a grounding in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines, introducing them to role models, and showcasing the wide range of STEM opportunities available at the Laboratory.

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New Mexico Transition Assessment Date Reflects Gains In English Language Arts For Española Public Schools

New Mexico Transition Assessment Date Reflects Gains In English Language Arts For Española Public Schools

Math scores show no improvement.

The New Mexico Public Education Department (NMPED) has released spring 2019 New Mexico Transition Assessment (formerly PARCC) results. Superintendent Bobbie Gutierrez announced that the Española Public Schools New Mexico Transition Assessment showed forward growth in the district-wide English Language Arts, but Math scores did not show improvement.