Archive | April, 2014

Helping to trace the trajectory of a student’s career

Advising is a difficult occupation, and I admire those who practice it. To be successful, just for starters, you have to be a cross between a faculty member, an area coordinator, an advocate, a scholar, a coach, a friend, a banker, a therapist and a lion tamer. You have to be a good listener, but […]

Yes, we can, at UNM-Taos!

Last year, our 10th as a branch of New Mexico’s powerhouse university, was quite a year. We beat everybody in the state for enrollment growth and then came in as the 17th fastest growing community college of our size in the nation, in a field of over 350 institutions. It felt good to get some […]

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