Santa Fe Community College High School Equivalency/GED Prep Registration Open

The registration period for SFCC HSE/GED preparation classes is open for new students through Sept. 23.  Classes begin Sept. 30 in Spanish and English. Returning students may register until Sept. 27.  For more information, call 505-428-1356 or go to https://www.sfcc.edu/new-student-registration-hse-ged/.

Harshini Mukundan selected as AAAS IF/THEN Ambassador Los Alamos bioscientist notes deep commitment to STEM outreach goals

Los Alamos National Laboratory bioscientist Harshini Mukundan has been selected as one of the 125 AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) IF/THEN Ambassadors. IF/THEN, a national initiative of Lyda Hill Philanthropies, seeks to further women in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by empowering current innovators and inspiring the next generation of pioneers.

Española Valley Fiber Arts Center Announces Classes

Don’t miss our all ages class, from 10am-noon, Saturdays! Parents/adults are welcome and encouraged to join. This Saturday the kids will be weaving with recycled fabrics on cardboard looms they also get to paint and decorate!

Pioneer NMSU horticulturist to be named to national agricultural hall of fame

Fabián García, a Mexican immigrant whose research at New Mexico State University helped influence agriculture nationwide, will be inducted this fall into the National Agricultural Center’s Hall of Fame in Kansas, joining the ranks of Thomas Jefferson, George Washington and Eli Whitney, among other notable contributors to agriculture.

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.”