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Tim Hagaman

Outlaws at Jan. 27 Saturday @ the Museum

January 22, 2018

Featuring actor and writer Tim Hagaman Tim Hagaman describes himself as an actor, writer and speaker, cultural economic development promoter, and film historian. He grew up in the mid-west and attributes a lifetime of experiences to his love for history and the great outdoors. “Raised a Midwesterner from Peoria and now 26 years living in… Read More ›

Be budget savvy

Is a debt-free life possible?

(NewsUSA) – Leslie Balfaqih couldn’t believe how much money she and her husband wasted every month. “Our financial life was a mess,” Leslie says from her home in Florida. “To say we were disorganized is putting it mildly.” Like so many Americans, they didn’t have a plan for their money. The problem is often not… Read More ›

Futures fundamentals

Futures for All – Online resources

(NewsUSA) – Did you think about futures markets when you ate your breakfast this morning? How about when you filled up your car with gas? Or paid your mortgage? You might not even know what derivatives are, but the fact is that the economy wouldn’t work without them. When banks need to determine how many… Read More ›

ORP: An online local magazine

One Roof Publishing Magazine will continue to provide local events and activities news in addition to features like Q&A articles about interesting people, book reviews, arts news and what journalists refer to as “soft news,” which is why ORP is a magazine and not a news site. I have no interest in covering city, county… Read More ›

P.E.O.

Harapat receives PEO PCE grant

Submitted by Joyce Litherland, Chapter AC, Las Vegas, NM… Chapter AC of P.E.O. International recently awarded Makahla Harapat one of the organization’s Program for Continuing Education grants. The P.E.O. Sisterhood is a Philanthropic Educational Organization founded almost 150 years ago with chapters throughout the U.S and Canada, including two here in Las Vegas. Its primary… Read More ›

Scholarships for women through P.E.O.

P.E.O. Chapter H Cottey College chair, Ruth Mares, announced recently that the school, located in Nevada, Mo., has risen in the 2018 U.S. News and World Report ranking of Best Regional Colleges. “We were notified the school we support ranked seventh, up from twenty-third last year. The school also ranked second for best value and… Read More ›

Madrigal Choir Concert Nov. 5 in Ilfeld

The Highlands University Madrigal Choir presents a concert, Come Fly With Me, Nov. 5 at 3 p.m. in the university’s historic Ilfeld Auditorium, 900 University Ave. The musical selections include popular jazz choral works ranging from “A Nightingale Sang in Barkley Square” by Manhattan Transfer to “Mas Que Nada” by Sergio Mendez and “Come Fly… Read More ›

Jessica Johnsen

Jessica Johnsen Will be Latina Technology Ambassador

Article and photo courtesy of NMHU Office of University Relations A New Mexico Highlands University computer science faculty member will be an ambassador for increasing the number of Latina women in technology. TECHNOLOchicas, an initiative of the National Center for Women and Information Technology, chose Jessica Johnsen for the honor. “I recommend exploring careers in… Read More ›

Dr. Kimberly Blea

Kimberly Blea Named Dean of Students

Kimberly Blea knows firsthand how an education at New Mexico Highlands University can lift individuals out of poverty. Blea, a Las Vegas, New Mexico native, is the new permanent dean of students at Highlands. “Highlands provides access to education to all students, especially those who are first-generation, low income, and underprepared,” Blea said. “I’m an… Read More ›

Joe and Martha McCaffery

Media Arts Facility Named McCaffrey Historic Trolley Building

The new state-of-the-art Media Arts and Technology Department facility at New Mexico Highlands University has been named the McCaffrey Historic Trolley Building in honor of a generous alumni couple. The university’s Board of Regents unanimously approved the building name at a public meeting May 31, with Leveo Sánchez, board chairman, making the recommendation. “Joe and… Read More ›

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