On the next New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Gwyneth Doland sits down with faculty and students from the Russian program at UNM to discuss how they are responding to current events in the classroom. And Gene Grant leads a discussion … Continue reading Faculty and students from the Russian program at UNM discuss how they are responding to current events in the classroom. Plus Gene Grant and The Line Panel
This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Gwyneth Doland looks at how uncertainty for international visitors is impacting groups in New Mexico that regularly welcome business leaders, artists, and experts from around the world. She sits down with representatives … Continue reading How uncertainty for international visitors is impacting groups in New Mexico, a look at the “soda tax,” and The Line Panel
This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Antonia Gonzales looks at how individuals and programs are helping to reduce the dropout rate for Native American students across the country, including right here in New Mexico. She sat down recently … Continue reading A look at how tribal and state leaders are working to address the needs of Native American students in our schools, plus The Line Panel
This week on New Mexico in Focus, city officials and business owners weigh in on the controversial Albuquerque Rapid Transit project. Correspondent Megan Kamerick sits down with two city leaders to talk about funding, support for businesses along the route, … Continue reading A conversation with city officials and local business owners along Central about A.R.T. construction
This week, NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS looks at a problem that threatens to further strain New Mexico’s already overburdened criminal justice system. Correspondent Jeff Proctor sits down with two lawmakers to discuss the legal, financial and moral arguments in the … Continue reading A conversation with outgoing CEO of the Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce Alex Romero, and a discussion about whether the state should release convicted felons who have already served 30 years in a lifetime sentence.
This week, New Mexico in Focus takes a look at the issue of domestic violence and the role men can play in reducing it in their family or community. NMiF host Gene Grant sits down with three local leaders for … Continue reading The outcomes of the 2017 legislative session, the future of the A.R.T, and Gene Grant leads a discussion on domestic and community violence
This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Gwyneth Doland takes us to the Roundhouse for the final week of the 2017 legislative session. This segment is part of the People, Power and Democracy Project, a collaborative multimedia project that … Continue reading The final week of the 2017 legislative session, Corrales residents opine about the immigration debate, and Humans of New Mexico aims to bring people together through storytelling.
This week on New Mexico in Focus, producer Sarah Gustavus and our crew follow students from the Corrales International School, a charter school in Albuquerque, as they testify before the Senate Education Committee about a bill they wrote with Senator John … Continue reading Corrales International School students seek to change how students and teachers are assessed, plus Gene Grant and The Line Panel
This week on New Mexico in Focus, Producer Sarah Gustavus sits down with the head of the Jewish Community Center of Greater Albuquerque to talk about the response to the recent wave of bomb threats at their center and other JCCs … Continue reading Bomb threats to Jewish Community Centers, the cost of addressing crime, the need for transparency in financing private prisons, the past and future of the Colorado River, The Line Panel