Peter and Walt speak with Amber Wallin, Executive Director for NM Voices for Children, on the annual KIDS COUNT Data Book (2022 State Trends in Child Well-Being) and bills pending in the legislature dealing with children.
Peter and Walt talk with Dr. Jeanne Gleason, NMSU Professor Emeritus, and Amy Smith Muise, a program manager and Instructional Designer at NMSU, about the ACES Heroes program, which honors graduates who have made outstanding contributions in agriculture.
Walt and Peter talk with writer, Savannah Johnston, about her book of short stories, Rites, and her upcoming reading, which is part of the Nelson-Boswell Reading Series at NMSU. The reading is at 7:30 pm Friday, in the HSS Auditorium. Ms. Johnson is a citizen of the Choctaw Nation. She will be reading with Chad Valdez.
Rites - Interview with Savannah Johnston
Co-hosts, Walt Rubel and Peter Goodman discuss current local and national news issues.
Peter and Walt speak with Rep. Joanne Ferrary, sponsor of a constitutional amendment that would guarantee the right to clean air and water and a sustainable environment. Other sponsors of the ”green amendment” may join us if available. A 60-day session of the Legislature started Tuesday.
Walt and Peter discuss the upcoming PowerUp Las Cruces Expo and Training this Friday and Saturday at the convention center with Lisa LaRoque, sustainability officer for the city; Phil Simpson, a local energy expert and consumer watchdog; and Renee Frank, a longtime real estate professional and past president of the Green Chamber of Commerce.
Co-hosts Walt Rubel and Peter Goodman discuss issues in the news.
Shirley and Walt speak with Gus Sanchez, director of the Blank Conversations Theatre Company, about the musical “Green Day’s American Idiot,” which will be performed this month at the Rio Grande Theatre.
American Idiot at the Rio Grande Theatre
Shirley and Walt speak with Emma Ladd, owner of the Adobe Bistro, who recently opened a new gallery in the Historic District. Emma also discusses the issue of renter’s rights for business owners.
Walt and Shirley speak with NMSU history professor, Jamie Bronstein, on her upcoming presentation for the Academy for Learning in Retirement on the Constitution and the Supreme Court.
The Constitution and the Supreme Court at the Academy for Learning in Retirement
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