Archive | January, 2012

Making the case for community colleges

While the New Mexico Higher Education Department continues to struggle to produce a coherent and evenhanded funding formula that addresses, among other issues, the unique mission of two-year colleges, a federal report to Cabinet Secretary of Education Arne Duncan was published in December that went a long way toward defining that very role. Under the […]

New Student Orientation is a special event at UNM-Taos. It is the unofficial start of the spring semester and the first interaction between the institution and the latest arrivals. It provides the groundwork for a successful foray into higher education. On January 5 Executive Director Dr. Kate O’Neill had a few things to say to […]