NMSU http://krwg.org en Roots of Hispanic Art http://krwg.org/post/roots-hispanic-art <p></p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 23:50:33 +0000 Emily Guerra 49043 at http://krwg.org Roots of Hispanic Art Since the 1960's, Promotores de Salud Serve Rural Communities http://krwg.org/post/1960s-promotores-de-salud-serve-rural-communities <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>July 19, 2013 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with Community Health Workers, also known in Spanish as Promotoras or Promotores de Salud (promoters of health) from Southern Area Health Education Center (SoAHEC), Amy Ramirez and Claudia Leyva; and from La Clinica de Familia, Rachel Reveles, to tell us about the roles of Promotoras(es).</p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 01:12:47 +0000 Emily Guerra 45744 at http://krwg.org Since the 1960's, Promotores de Salud Serve Rural Communities SAVING A CULTURAL ICON IN GRANT COUNTY http://krwg.org/post/saving-cultural-icon-grant-county <P>May 31, 2013 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with New Mexico State University and Western New Mexico University Educator and Writer, Dr. Luis “Nacho” Quinones. He grew up in Bayard near Santa Rita, and says the existence of the Kneeling Nun remains in jeopardy as the copper mine in Santa Rita expands.</P> <P>The preservation of a symbolic rock formation known as the Kneeling Nun continues. Fri, 31 May 2013 05:02:18 +0000 Emily Guerra 42297 at http://krwg.org SAVING A CULTURAL ICON IN GRANT COUNTY Inspiration: A Conversation About Poetry, Art and Music with Larry Thomas and Lon Chaffin http://krwg.org/post/inspiration-conversation-about-poetry-art-and-music-larry-thomas-and-lon-chaffin <p>The subtle colors, delicate brushwork and subject matter of Georgia O’Keeffe’s painting “From the Faraway, Nearby” inspired Texas Poet Laureate Larry D. Thomas to write a poem that would allow him “to enter the mind of the painter.” His poem was then used by composer and NMSU Music Department Chair Lon Chaffin to compose a choral work that was premiered at the spring concert of the University Singers. Thu, 11 Apr 2013 18:25:56 +0000 Leora Zeitlin 38861 at http://krwg.org Inspiration: A Conversation About Poetry, Art and Music with Larry Thomas and Lon Chaffin The Future of Health Careers at NMSU's SoAHEC http://krwg.org/post/future-health-careers-nmsus-soahec <P>March 22, 2013 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with Program Operations Director for New Mexico State University’s Southern Area Health Education Center (SoAHEC), Beatriz Favela; and Senior Program Specialist for the Department of Public Health Sciences, and SoAHEC, Bob Nosbisch, with an&nbsp;outlook at the future of health careers.</P> <P>SoAHEC is part of NMSU’s College of Health and Social Services. Fri, 22 Mar 2013 05:28:44 +0000 Emily Guerra 37491 at http://krwg.org