Archive | January, 2008

The 2008 legislative session

The outcome of the legislative session is always up for grabs until the final gavel, but on the topic of support for UNM-Taos, the overall mood of Senator Carlos Cisneros, Representative Roberto “Bobby” Gonzales and UNM-Taos executive director Dr. Kate O’Neill could best be characterized as “cautiously optimistic.” One big step was taken Friday January […]

Can spring be far behind?

It wasn’t a very pretty day for new student orientation out at the Klauer campus June 9th. It was cold and grey with a nasty bite to the wind, and for a moment I felt a little sorry for the Flintco crew getting the roof decks on over the steel studs of the Child Development […]

The year in review

Thirteen year Taos resident Dr. Kate O’Neill came on board as acting director of UNM-Taos in 2006. On July 1, 2007, after a lengthy selection process, she took over as permanent executive director. I asked her to give a rundown of the year’s major events, and what she thought of the job so far. “It’s […]