Susan Thom Loubet

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Women's Focus
12:39 pm
Fri December 19, 2014

Why We Need To Protect Girls From "The Princess Problem" And How To Make Our Kids Media-Savvy

Sat, 12/20 12pm: Interview with Rebecca Haines about her book, The Princess Problem, Guiding Our Girls through the Princess-Obsessed Years offers tips on combating this obsession and talks about the consequences of doing nothing.  Haines is an educator, author, and researcher on children's media culture. She offers sound, sensible, parent-tested advice.

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Women's Focus
11:53 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

Travel For Women

Beth Whitman in the Himalayas

Sat. 11/15 12p: Let's be inspired by women traveling--around the world and New Mexico.

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Women's Focus
3:18 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

The Wonder of Learning Inspires Early Childhood Education

at the NM Museum of Natural History until Nov. 30

Sat, 10/11: Unique qualities of the Reggio Emilia, Italy approach engage early childhood educators and families at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History.

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Women's Focus
6:20 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

Keeping Books In Our Lives. Part 1, Mira Jacob

Mira Jacob

New Mexico welcomes home Corrales native Mira Jacob, whose just-published novel, Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing, sparked a bidding war among publishers.

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Women's Focus
5:45 pm
Sat June 21, 2014

Charlotte Bunch Discusses Her Passionate Politics

Charlotte Bunch
Credit Courtesy of Charlotte Bunch

Activist Charlotte Bunch talks with Susan Loubet about growing up in New Mexico and her path to activism and women's rights. Bunch founded the Women's Center for Global Leadership at Rutgers University. She has been an outspoken advocate for women's rights and global human rights. A documentary about her life, "Passionate Politics: The Life and Work of Charlotte Bunch," screened at the Albuquerque Film and Media Experience.

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Women's Focus
10:13 pm
Wed June 4, 2014

Former Professor Works To Eliminate Domestic Violence Among Latino Immigrants

Antoinette Sedillo Lopez

Antoinette Sedillo Lopez talks to Susan Loubet about her decision to retire from the University of New Mexico Law School to take over leadership of Enlace Comunitario, which focuses on curtailing domestic violence among Latino immigrant communities.

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Women's Focus
6:35 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

Women Drawn to Santa Fe in the 1920s

Los Luceros, Casa Grande

Mary Cabot Wheelwright came from Boston in the 1920s and not only founded the Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian in Santa Fe, but also maintained Los Luceros, called "An elegant 1800s Territorial-style hacienda-a romantic treasure. "

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Women's Focus
1:44 pm
Mon May 27, 2013

Women Friends--Key to Long Life

E-book from Suzanne Braun Levine

Sat, 5/18 12pm: "One of the best things a woman can do for her health is to nurture her relationships with her girlfriends, especially after the age of 50," says Suzanne Braun Levine in her new e-book You Gotta Have Girlfriends: A Post-Fifty Posse is Good For You Health.

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Women's Focus
12:15 am
Sun November 18, 2012

Women's Power in the 2012 Election

Gloria Steinem spoke at JAWS (Journalism and Women Symposium) in Albuquerque

Gloria Steinem, speaking before the November election talks about the power of women as voters and elected officials.

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Women's Focus
11:27 pm
Sat November 17, 2012

We Meet Patricia Wells in her Paris Kitchen

Patricia Wells teaches cooking in Paris and Provence

Capitol of gastronomy and art of cooking explained.

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Women's Focus
10:36 pm
Sat November 17, 2012

The Woman Behind the Voice From Paris

Eleanor Beardsley NPR reporter, Paris

Eleanor Beardsley's persistence and luck led to her covering the first rebellion of the Arab Spring- in Tunisia.

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Women's Focus
7:45 am
Sat October 27, 2012

Candidates on Women's Issues-Federal

Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) Candidate 1st Congressional District

Candidates for the US House or Representatives talk to us about women's issues: reproductive health, social security, job equality and more.

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Women's Focus
5:15 pm
Wed August 29, 2012

Look Back At Women's History in New Mexico

Anne Bingaman Look

Anne Bingaman is not only the wife of our NM Senator, but she was also the first woman law professor at UNM Law School and closely involved with New Mexico's ERA.

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Women's Focus
11:03 am
Sun August 26, 2012

A Family of Native American Women Artists-The Record Set Straight

Margarete Bagshaw

Three biographies of renowned women artists are released this Indian Market week. Here are interviews with the authors and their readings of excerpts.

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Women's Focus
10:07 am
Sun August 26, 2012

Local Sikh Woman Travels the World Teaching Paths to Better Health

Available from Super-Health website

Mukta Kaur Khalsa, who studied with now-deceased Yogi Bhajan of Espanola, is teaching a combination of ways to better health and loss of addiction.

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Women's Focus
12:21 pm
Mon July 30, 2012

Common Mistaken Beliefs Re Medicaid

Ellen Pinnes, Medicaid Coalition member and health care activist, has put together a fact sheet called Medicaid  101.

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Women's Focus
12:18 am
Sat July 28, 2012

Can Getting Organized Really Make You Healthier?

Miriam Ortiz y Pino will be back on Women's Focus--

this time talking about clutter and your health.

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Women's Focus
9:01 am
Sat June 23, 2012

History, Art, and Making Life Easier: Today on Women's Focus

Judy Chicago

Sat, Jun 23, 12pm: Anne Bingaman, her life in New Mexico and Washington; Judy Chicago, "ReViewing Power Play" examining the construct of masculinity; Miriam Ortiz y Pino, More Than Organized, Rearranging.

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Women's Focus
4:47 pm
Fri June 8, 2012

How to Exercise Better, Train Smarter, Live Longer

Santa Fe Author Gretchen Reynolds

Sat, Jun 9, 12pm: Santa Fe writer Gretchen Reynolds's weekly column on health and fitness is one of the most popular features in the NY Times. Her book, The First 20 Minutes, brings us the latest research on how to be healthier.

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Women's Focus
4:02 pm
Mon June 4, 2012

NM CD 1, Likely Our Closest Primary Race- About Women's Issues

Sat, May 19, 12pm:Candidates  Michelle Lujan Grisham, Eric Griego, and Marty Chavez talk about their campaigns and about women's issues.

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Women's Focus
7:43 pm
Mon May 28, 2012

Civil Rights and Women's Activist Dolores Huerta Honored with Medal of Freedom

Dolores Huerta, Activist for Women's and Civil Rights

5/29,  Dolores Huerta receives the Presidential Medal of Honor, our Nation’s highest civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors.

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Women's Focus
3:11 pm
Fri April 27, 2012

A Conversation Between Two Major Women Native American Artists

Two Santa Fe museums are honoring two major Native American women artists with exhibits this year. 

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Women's Focus
11:03 am
Sat April 14, 2012

You Can Find Wisdom and Healing After Crisis

Sat. 4/ 14 12pm:  Psychologist Gail Feldman has dealt with life-altering crises and has become stronger and wiser. 

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Women's Focus
7:40 am
Fri January 13, 2012

How Women Are Redefining Their Lives After Fifty

Suzanne Braun Levine, author and former Ms. Editor

Sat. 1/14 12p: Suzanne Braun Levine, Author of Inventing the Rest of Our Lives and Fifty is the New Fifty, brings us How We Love Now: Sex and the New Intimacy In Second Adulthood

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Women's Focus
9:03 pm
Sun December 11, 2011

Film Shows That Babies Are Born with Connection to Others

Dr. Suzanne Zeedyk makes research live

Sat.  12/10 12pm: Dec 17 will mark the Western US premiere in Albuquerque  of The Connected Baby, a film that demonstrates how babies form emotional connections-even before birth.  Dr Suzanne Zeedyk worked with filmmaker Jonathan Robertson to bring to life her research on babies' innate ability to communicate and connect with other people.

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Women's Focus
4:23 pm
Sun November 20, 2011

Innovative Indian Women's Museum Planned for Santa Fe

Sat, 11/19 1pm: Santa Clara native  Pablita Velarde  and Helen Hardin-mother and daughter-are inspiration for the first museum dedicated to American Indian Women artists, which is taking shape in Santa Fe. Margarete Bagshaw, the third generation in this family of pioneering women painters and an artist in her own right, is heading up the effort to make a place where talented Indian women artists will study and show their work.

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Women's Focus
11:52 am
Fri October 28, 2011

Woman Who Leads Overhaul of New Mexico Medicaid Ready to Tackle Tough Requirements

Alicia Smith

Sat. 9/24 12p: Alicia Smith planned to retire here but instead she is leading New Mexico's Medicaid modernization effort- armed with her experience from other states. She says that changes are necessary.

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Women's Focus
3:06 pm
Wed October 26, 2011

Women Victims of Rape in the Military

Sat. 10/15 12p: Former Marine Corps Captain Anu Bhagwati is bringing national attention to the high price women pay to serve our country. 

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Women's Focus
9:55 am
Sat September 3, 2011

Featuring Local Authors: Ana Baca, Noel Chilton & Susan Gardner

Sat. 9/10 at noon: This week on Women's Focus, Susan Loubet talks with three local authors - artist and poet Susan Gardner on her memoir "Drawing the Line" and Ana Baca and Noel Chilton on their delicious children's story "Tia's Tamales."

About Susan Gardner:

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Public Affairs
1:23 pm
Sat June 18, 2011

Mary Lance & Yolanda Berumen-Deines

Yolanda Berumen-Deine
Capitol Report New Mexico

Sat. 6/25 at noon: Susan Loubet talks with New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department Secretary, Yolanda Berumen-Deine. And, Sara Voorhees interviews filmmaker Mary Lance about her latest film, Blue Alchemy, which explores the rich cultural roots of the indigo plant and its current role in sustainable development.

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