University Showcase http://kunm.org en A Man of Many Careers and Still Going http://kunm.org/post/man-many-careers-and-still-going <p>Fri. 01/06 8a: Our guest will be Professor Richard E. Peck, a former pilot, former English teacher, former university administrator, president of three different universities including the University of New Mexico, a public speaker and author who has a deep-seated desire to be a stand-up comedian. Dr. Peck has written numerous novels, award winning plays as well as short stories and poetry.</p><p> Thu, 05 Jan 2012 18:44:59 +0000 6511 at http://kunm.org A Man of Many Careers and Still Going Native American Literature- Clever and Humorous http://kunm.org/post/native-american-literature-clever-and-humorous <p>Fri. 12/2 8a: Our guest is Dr Gerald Vizenor, Distinguished Professor of American Studies at the University of New Mexico. &nbsp;He is the author of more than twenty five books on native histories, critical studies, literature, and poetry including &ldquo;The People Named the Chippewa.&rdquo;</p><p> Mon, 28 Nov 2011 23:39:48 +0000 4689 at http://kunm.org Native American Literature- Clever and Humorous Opera at UNM http://kunm.org/post/opera-unm <p>Fri. 11/4 at 8am: Opera is a unique art form. Music, voice, language, drama all converge on the stage. &nbsp;UNM Department of Music Associate Professor Leslie Umphrey, Lecturer Sam Shepperson and several students share their thoughts on Opera.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 06 Oct 2011 21:54:39 +0000 2172 at http://kunm.org Opera at UNM Medical Collaboration in Africa - Another Great Idea http://kunm.org/post/medical-collaboration-africa-another-great-idea <p>Fri. 8/5 at 8am: Our guests are Dr Robert Glew Professor of Biochemistry and Microbiology and Research Associate Professor Dorothy VanderJagt Nutritionist, both are from the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the UNM Medical School.</p> Sat, 30 Jul 2011 18:52:00 +0000 1435 at http://kunm.org Love of Wisdom http://kunm.org/post/love-wisdom <p>Fri. 7/1 at 8am: Host Jane Bloom and Dr. Russell Goodman enjoy a conversation about philosophy, philosophers and one of the key interests of our guest, pragmatism. You will get out your old notebooks and review what you thought you remembered from Philosophy 101.</p> Fri, 24 Jun 2011 20:46:00 +0000 1389 at http://kunm.org Love of Wisdom Roadcut http://kunm.org/post/roadcut <p>Fri. 6/3 at 8am: Our guests will be Dr, Christopher Mead, Regents' Professor of Architecture and professor of Art History, School of Architecture and Planning at UNM and architect Antoine Predock, a former student at UNM, and currently, world-renowned Architect living here in Albuquerque.</p> Fri, 27 May 2011 21:43:00 +0000 1349 at http://kunm.org Roadcut Books and Authors that Inspire Us http://kunm.org/post/books-and-authors-inspire-us <p>Fri. 5/6 at 8am: Our guests will be Associate Professor Linney Wix , Educational Specialties Department (Art Education Program) in the College of Education and Lecturer Emeritus V B Price, University Honors Program and School of Architecture and Planning.</p> Sat, 30 Apr 2011 15:16:00 +0000 1306 at http://kunm.org Books and Authors that Inspire Us The Classics At UNM http://kunm.org/post/classics-unm <p>Fri. 4/1 at 8am: Our guest will be Dr. Monica Cyrino, Professor of Classics in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literature. Dr. Cyrino specializes in Ancient Greek Poetry, Greek Mythology, Classical Receptions, Classics and Cinema/Popular Culture.</p> Fri, 25 Mar 2011 15:54:00 +0000 1261 at http://kunm.org The Classics At UNM Orthopaedics, Patient Care, Research and Training at the University of New Mexico http://kunm.org/post/orthopaedics-patient-care-research-and-training-university-new-mexico <p>Fri. 3/4 at 8am: Our guests are from the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine, at UNM. Dr. Dr. Robert C. Schenck, Jr., MD and Chairman, Deana Mercer, MD, Hand Surgeon, Jan Gilmore, MD - Current Resident, discuss their interests in working with all of the patients needing orthopaedic treatment across New Mexico.</p> Sun, 27 Feb 2011 16:14:00 +0000 1236 at http://kunm.org The Cello: More Than a Classical Instrument http://kunm.org/post/cello-more-classical-instrument <p>Fri. 2/4: Our guests are Associate Professor David Schepps and several cello students from the Department of Music at the University of New Mexico who will be playing Aria di Chiesa, and Bittersweet by Apocalyptica - a heavy metal Finnish band of classically trained musicians.</p> Tue, 01 Feb 2011 19:58:00 +0000 1150 at http://kunm.org The Cello: More Than a Classical Instrument Share Governance at UNM http://kunm.org/post/share-governance-unm <p>Fri. 1/7: This month we present a program on Share Governance at UNM by Richard Wood, President of the Faculty Senate. These trying years have provided the University with a tremendous opportunity to evaluate the role and purposes of a flag ship university in New Mexico.</p> Thu, 06 Jan 2011 23:49:00 +0000 1156 at http://kunm.org Share Governance at UNM Doctor's Stories - Perspectives from Training and Teaching in Medicine http://kunm.org/post/doctors-stories-perspectives-training-and-teaching-medicine <p>Fri. 12/3: Our guests are Dr. David P. Sklar, Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs and Dr. James Fleming, assistant professor of Emergency Medicine.</p> Mon, 13 Dec 2010 23:52:00 +0000 1137 at http://kunm.org Renewable Energy and Much More http://kunm.org/post/renewable-energy-and-much-more-0 <p>11/05: Our guest will be Professor Emeritus Alan Reed currently CEO of Veregister Corporation. Dr Reed served in many capacities at the University of New Mexico including as a faculty member in the School of Public Administration, Director of University of New Mexico North and as a Senior Associate NM Engineering Research Institute.</p> Mon, 08 Nov 2010 17:35:00 +0000 1109 at http://kunm.org Renewable Energy and Much More Renewable Energy and Much More http://kunm.org/post/renewable-energy-and-much-more <p>Fri. 11/5 - Join host Jane Blume and Professor Emeritus Alan Reed, for a discussion about greenhouse gasses, carbon management, and cap &amp; trade from a business point of view.</p> Fri, 05 Nov 2010 21:51:00 +0000 1076 at http://kunm.org Congressional Elections for 2010 http://kunm.org/post/congressional-elections-2010 <p>Assistant Professor Michael Rocca will explain to Jane Blume why the public expresses low opinions of congress even though nearly 80% will be reelected.</p> Fri, 01 Oct 2010 21:24:00 +0000 1069 at http://kunm.org The Kitchen Shrink: A Physician's Common Sense Views on Health Care Reform http://kunm.org/post/kitchen-shrink-physicians-common-sense-views-health-care-reform-0 <p>Dr. Carlotta Wang discusses her attempts to cope with the changes in medicine in her autobiographic book The Kitchen Shrink.</p> Fri, 02 Jul 2010 18:12:00 +0000 1056 at http://kunm.org Man Ray, African Art and the Modernist Lens http://kunm.org/post/man-ray-african-art-and-modernist-lens <p>Fri. 5/7: The current exhibition at UNM Art Museum entitled "Man Ray, African Art and the Modernist Lens," is a groundbreaking show that reveals photography's complex engagement with African art.</p> Fri, 30 Apr 2010 19:18:00 +0000 993 at http://kunm.org Man Ray, African Art and the Modernist Lens Special Guest, UNM School of Law Professor Alfred Matthewson http://kunm.org/post/special-guest-unm-school-law-professor-alfred-matthewson <p>Sun. 3/28: To end Black History Month, we'll be interviewing Professor Alfred Matthewson about the African American experience in New Mexico.</p> Sat, 27 Mar 2010 19:05:00 +0000 975 at http://kunm.org Special Guest, UNM School of Law Professor Alfred Matthewson Celebrating a Centennial of Choirs at UNM http://kunm.org/post/celebrating-centennial-choirs-unm <p>Fri. 4/2: Our guest will be Professor Bradley Ellingboe, Director of Choral Activities, Department of Music, UNM.</p> Fri, 19 Mar 2010 17:29:00 +0000 957 at http://kunm.org Celebrating a Centennial of Choirs at UNM It's All About Learning Math http://kunm.org/post/its-all-about-learning-math <p>Fri. 3/5: Dr. Umland has been working to improve student learning and achievement in mathematics in the state of New Mexico.</p> Mon, 01 Mar 2010 18:43:00 +0000 936 at http://kunm.org It's All About Learning Math