ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Students at one of New Mexico’s largest public universities will be disenrolled if they don’t comply with a vaccine mandate or opt to get tested regularly.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Amid debate over New Mexico's system of releasing felony defendants, University of New Mexico research indicates that just under 5% of Albuquerque-area defendants awaiting trial commit violent crimes while free from jail.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police have charged a suspect in the death of a University of New Mexico student who was stabbed near campus more than 30 years ago, the Albuquerque Journal reported Thursday.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Top officials with New Mexico’s largest hospitals made another plea Tuesday for more people to get vaccinated, saying they want to avoid the staffing and bed shortages that hospitals in other states are seeing as COVID-19 cases rise nationwide.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's largest public university will require students, faculty and other workers to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Sept. 30, while its second-largest university will implement the mandate only for staff.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The University of New Mexico will continue to encourage that students, faculty and staff get vaccinated against COVID-19 before returning to campus in August for the fall semester but no longer plans to require it.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Top state health officials said Wednesday that New Mexico is on track to meet its goal of a 60% vaccination rate for people 16 and older by the end of June that would allow the economy to reopen fully, amid new strategies aimed at breaking through hesitancy toward immunization...
A story on Page C-1 in the Sunday, May 12, 2019, edition of The New Mexican, about the Santa Fe County jail’s policy regarding opiod-based medication, incorrectly said Dr. Laura Brown treats addiction patients at University of New Mexico Hospital.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A blond-haired, blue-eyed man gazes forward from the decades-old, controversial mural, his arms stretched out holding the hand of a faceless Hispanic man on one side and a faceless Native American on the other...
As a University of New Mexico professor who studies student retention and success, I read the recent Santa Fe New Mexican editorial on UNM’s enrollment decline with interest, and think there’s another angle to the decline that continues to be overlooked by administrators and legislators narrowly focused on improving four-year graduation rates (“UNM must find out where students went,” Our View, Sept.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A black Moroccan slave who explored present-day Texas, New Mexico and Arizona with Spanish conquistadors is credited with being the first person of African descent to enter the American Southwest, but he's all but absent from the states' histories.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A bake sale at the University of New Mexico set up by a nonprofit group to charge students based on race and ethnicity ended after outraged opponents disrupted it...
ALBUQUERQUE — The last time Esteban Alcaraz stepped onto the track in the south athletic complex at The University of New Mexico, he experienced one of the worst feelings imaginable when he jumped the gun and was disqualified in the finals of the boys’ 300-meter hurdles at the Class 4A State Track Championships.