Category: New Mexico

Angelica Choneska

Angelica Choneska is a 19 year old student at New Mexico State University. She was sitting on a bench watching the DACA rally as she waited for her friends to join her to go to class. She is currently studying...

Dirty Work.

Jay Sartin, owner of American Mechanical here in Las Cruces, holds multiple Masters Licenses in plumbing, heating, cooling, gas and mobile home repair and installation.  He has been in the business for40 plus years and has pretty much seen it...

Protector

Juan Alberto is an officer at the Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility. At the age of 20, Juan Alberto works the graveyard shift (5 P.M. to 5 A.M.), works on his pecan orchards off of Westside Drive in Anthony, NM,...

Border Avenue

      Frank Gomez is the lead singer and songwriter for Border Avenue. The band is set to open for Keith Urban in October. Border Avenue has opened for several other bands including Craig Campbell, John Michael Montgomery, Eli...

REIGNING CATS, AND DAWGS

LAS CRUCES, N.M.— Shoes screeched against the glossy finish of a wood court. Hands and forearms reverberated the smack of a pink leather ball as it floated across the net. A sea of maroon and gold juxtaposed the gymnasium’s royal...

Native American Flutist

Rick May, 62, an Albuquerque resident of 10 years now has spent every weekend of April through October for the last 5 years playing his Native American flute in Old Town. Originally from Maryland, May started his music career unintentionally...

UN DIA A LA VEZ: BUS STOP PHILOSOPHER ON LOSS

ESPAÑOLA, N.M.— The symphony of engines lend their hum to the steady afternoon traffic near the corner of Espinosa Street and Paseo de Oñate.  It is monsoon season, and the cascade of splashes from cars skidding past the massive rain...

WHAT IS PHOTOJOURNALISM

“Photojournalism is a unique and powerful form of visual storytelling originally created for print magazines and newspapers but has now morphed into multimedia and even documentary filmmaking,” (Kashi, 2011). A simpler version found on Wikipedia defines photojournalism as the practice...