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New testing center opens at UNM-Taos

During the groundbreaking ceremony October 2nd for the Student Success Center addition to Padre Martinez Hall on Klauer Campus, the college also held a ribbon cutting for the new Pearson Vue Testing Center. Now that it is up to speed, I asked Student Success Manager Diego Trujillo for an update as to the purpose of […]

Real life learning at UNM-Taos

In its ten years as a branch campus of the state’s flagship university, UNM-Taos has sought to expand its services and increase the diversity of the student body by identifying those groups that might benefit most from higher education, but due to circumstances beyond their control, need a little extra help to get started, develop […]

The Adult Learning Center at UNM-Taos

At a time when national GED policy is undergoing significant changes, I was fortunate enough to have a conversation with someone who has extensive, hands-on experience with the program: Lelia Rascon. It was on a cold, bleak, wintry morning when the schools were on a two hour delay, and I had come in to the […]

Student success story

With all the attention on childish antics, power plays and petty politics in our school district of late, it’s easy to become discouraged about the future of our students. But as President Obama said in his address on education to the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce March 10, “The time for finger pointing is over. […]