Tag Archives | Rudy Baca

The UNM-Taos model for education

You won’t find a “UNM-Taos Model for Education” written down anywhere. It’s an idea I came across in looking back on 2013 and pondering some of the successes and improvements we’ve seen in our community college in the past year. So I figured, after writing 150 articles in the Taos News about the events, the […]

UNM-Taos celebrates 10 years as the branch campus in Taos

Friday, October 4 is a special day for UNM-Taos. We have two events going on, both hosted by our neighbor, the Taos Country Club, just across from Klauer campus on County Road 110. In the morning there will be a gathering of more than 80 students from UNM-Taos, Northern, Santa Fe Community College, Luna, Highlands […]

Safety and security at UNM-Taos

Safety and security are on all our minds as a result of the Sandy Hook disaster and the long, sad history of violent events that have preceded it over the years. At UNM-Taos, despite the fact that we have an almost perfect track record (one instance of robbery and one incident of harassment since 2008) […]

Hitting our stride

UNM-Taos is a dynamic place. Students and faculty come and go, our economic condition changes at the will of granting institutions and the state legislature, and new classes and programs emerge with each semester. We don’t sit still for long. But one thing that doesn’t change is our mission to provide high quality, affordable education […]

Health and safety issues at UNM-Taos

One of Rudy Baca’s many responsibilities as director of the physical plant at UNM-Taos is to serve as head of security. Last week we had a talk about safety, swine flu and smoking at the community college. SAFETY “We have been very lucky here at UNM-Taos,” Baca said. “Even though we have 7 or 8 […]