The School Yard

EPISD announces changes to academic team, reassigns former assistant superintendent

Dr. Jim Steinhauser, the last member of Former Superintendent Lorenzo Garcia's Administration, has been reassigned within the district according to an EPISD spokesperson.

Zach White Elementary minion performance

They are ending the year - all in one Little minions from Zach White Elementary are saying goodbye to the school year with a free community performance.

Dona Ana County Cooperative Extension office accepting applications for Master Gardeners

New Mexico State University’s Dona Ana County Cooperative Extension office is accepting applications for certified Master Gardeners. The weekly classes begin Aug. 21.

UTEP College of Business Alumni Chapter to Mark Success of Newly Established Mentorship Program

The College of Business Administration (COBA) Alumni Chapter will close-out its second round of its MBA Mentorship Program.

Eastwood Middle earns National Excellence Gold Award

Eastwood Middle School was among only three schools nationwide to win the highest level of recognition – the Gold Award – at the National Excellence in Urban Education Symposium in San Diego, and was presented with a $5,000 check to

NMSU School of Nursing to screen 'The American Nurse' on campus Saturday

The New Mexico State University School of Nursing and the New Mexico Nurses Association, District 14 have teamed up to screen a film, "The American Nurse: Photographs and Interviews by Carolyn Jones" to the community on Saturday, May

Camp Innoventure summer program still accepting middle school students

A few spots are still available for middle school students in New Mexico to participate in the 2014 Camp Innoventure program at New Mexico State University Two weeklong sessions are planned in June at the Las Cruces campus’ Arrowhead Cent

New exhibit chronicles the student Chicano movement that helped shape UTEP

As the headquarters for the UTEP Centennial Celebration, the Centennial Museum and Welcome Center will present the newest exhibit in the Centennial Exhibit Series, “Viva La Causa: Forging UTEP’s 21st Century Demographic” with

Women stay active, healthy through NMSU

If you drop into the New Mexico State University Grant County Cooperative Extension Service office in Silver City on any Monday, Wednesday or Friday morning, you will likely see a group of women in fitness clothing sharing a laugh.

YISD hires three new administrators

The Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) has hired two new Area Associate Superintendents – Rebecca O’Neill and Dr.

Employee Council gives “A” Mountain staff award to ICT technology support technician

The New Mexico State University Employee Council honored Alan Lambeth, a lead technology support technician for information and communications technologies, with the “A” Mountain staff award for spring 2014.

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children partners with EPISD

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children/Texas Regional Office, in affiliation with the El Paso Independent School District, announces the second annual Internet safety middle school training event on May 22.

EPCC faculty and staff recieves national excellence awards

El Paso Community College (EPCC) is proud to announce its recipients of the annual National Institute of Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Awards.

Lucky Mayfield HS student wins car for good attendance

One lucky Mayfield High School student drove away as the winner in this year's Count Me In! car giveaway event in Las Cruces Thursday evening.