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New Mexico high schools finding success in esports

Views 6 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The state esports championships is quickly becoming one of the NMAA’s biggest events of the year. Gamers from across the state compete in multiple games, including Madden NFL, NBA 2K, Rocket League, League of Legends, Hearthstone, Super Smash Bros, Super Mario Kart and Splatoon.

The impact of social media use on college student mental health

Views 12 Nine University of New Mexico students reported various effects to an anonymous survey conducted by the Daily Lobo on social media use and mental health. Whether these effects are negative or positive could depend on how people use social media, according to a UNM psychology professor.

City of Albuquerque celebrates UNM men’s basketball team

Views 1 The City of Albuquerque hosted a celebration for the recently crowned champions of the Mountain West men’s basketball tournament this past Thursday, April 11. Mayor Tim Keller and the men’s basketball team came out to greet and spend time with the fans.

New Mexico is falling short in hazing prevention

Views 0 Scandal rocked New Mexico State University after allegations of hazing were made public. Three former members of the NMSU basketball team were charged in connection to the incident. The former team members are accused of bringing guns into the locker room and sexually assaulting other players.

New Mexico pays off college debt for 133 CYFD employees

Views 0 SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – New Mexico is putting hundreds of thousands of dollars towards helping social workers pay off educational debt. The state’s Higher Education Department recently awarded relief to 133 state employees.

Mobile children’s museum ready to serve Doña Ana County

Views 0 Windy conditions in Las Cruces Friday afternoon could not stop the excitement of community members in attendance for the ribbon-cutting ceremony for The Vamos Niños: Play to Learn Mobile Children’s Museum. The 44-foot traveling RV museum offers play-to-learn activities for children and aims to offer family resources along

UNM sorority hosts fight club for rush season

Views 0 “I will rip those stupid fake highlights clean out of your skull. Anyways, see you tomorrow night sister, xoxoxo,” Ashleigh Damon wrote in a text message to sorority sister Kayleigh Smith that was leaked to the Daily Lobo. Smith is just one of many students preparing to make