Education | Families

Unheard CYFD bills have lawmakers asking questions

32 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Making changes to CYFD to keep kids safe was a big topic during the legislative session. According to New Mexico Child First Network, a child advocacy group, 50 pieces of legislation were presented asking for changes to CYFD and five were passed.

UNM student and pro rock climber seeks second national title

24 Views   19-year-old competitive rock climber and University of New Mexico Lobo Isis Rothfork will represent New Mexico in Chicago at the Youth National Championships, hosted by USA Climbing, in July. With two landmark seasons under her harness, Rothfork remarked that she has a different mentality going into competition.

Lawmakers wrap up busy legislative session

33 Views   After a 60-day session in the roundhouse, the governor says a lot was accomplished — other lawmakers say more could have been done. Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) had a lot to say about what has been done this year. Bills involving CYFD and gun control have been

APS announces proposed calendar for next school year

36 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — On Thursday, tens of thousands of families across the Albuquerque metro found out their kids will have a longer school year next year. New Mexico’s largest school district is reacting to new legislation, and it’s asking for the public to weigh in.

Lobos’ season ends with 83-69 loss against Utah Valley

32 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Justin Harmon’s 32 points led Utah Valley over New Mexico 83-69 on Wednesday night in the NIT. Harmon shot 13 for 20 (2 for 4 from 3-point range) and 4 of 6 from the free-throw line for the Wolverines (26-8).

UNM lifts COVID-19 vaccine requirement

37 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The University of New Mexico announced Monday they’ll no longer require the students and employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19.

Lobos Selected for WNIT

40 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.— The New Mexico women’s basketball team returns to the postseason for the third consecutive season and for the fifth time under head coach Mike Bradbury after being selected for the 2023 WNIT, as announced on Sunday evening. The full bracket will be released on Monday, March 13.