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Santa Fe Institute Presents Stanislaw Ulam Memorial Lecture Series Sept. 25-26

on September 17, 2017 - 7:21am

‘Prodigal Son’ by Thomas Hart Benton, lithograph (1939). Courtesy/Santa Fe Institute

SFI News:

The Stanislaw Ulam Memorial Lecture Series is 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25 and Tuesday, Sept. 26 at The Lensic Performing Arts Center, 211 W. San Francisco St. in Santa Fe.

SFI's popular Ulam Lecture Series - now in its 25th year - honors the memory of the late Stanislaw theoretical mathematician Stanislaw Ulam.

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Early Morning Seminary

on September 17, 2017 - 5:58am
Tamyra Smith teaching freshman seminary class. Photo by Deborah Fillerup Weagel
 
By Deborah Fillerup Weagel, PhD
  • LDS Los Alamos High School Students Participate In Morning Seminary Program

During this past school year when many residents in the Los Alamos area were still sleeping, about 40 young high school students arose at approximately 5-5:30 a.m. Almost every day high school was in session, these teenagers started their morning by attending seminary at 6:20 a.m. This year they studied The New Testament.

These students are part of a much larger international program established by

LAPS Foundation Presents Taste Of Knowledge Oct. 14

on September 16, 2017 - 11:59am
Tapas. Courtesy photo
 
LAPS News:
 
The Los Alamos Public Schools Foundation has announced that it will hold its popular fundraiser, Taste of Knowledge, at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, at the old De Colores restaurant location.
 
The theme this year is “Experience the Food and Wine of Spain”. Pig+Fig’s Chef Laura Crucet will create scrumptious Spanish tapas, which will be paired with unique boutique Spanish wines.
 
True to its name, Taste of Knowledge will not only be fun and entertaining, but it will be educational as well.

Los Alamos Civil Air Patrol Cadets Host Pinion School Cub Scout Pack #326 At Educational Session

on September 16, 2017 - 11:02am

Scouts join the CAP Cadets in reciting the Pledge to Allegiance during an educational event Monday at the Los Alamos County Airport. Courtesy/CAP Major Dan Gabel

CAP Major Mark Peters answer questions from Cub Scouts while CAP Cadets watch Monday at the airport. Courtesy/CAP Major Dan Gabel

CAP News: 

Cadet members of the Los Alamos Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol hosted the Pinon Elementary School Cub Scout Pack #326 Monday evening at the Los Alamos County Airport.

Twenty Cub Scouts along with family members learned about the programs available through Civil Air Patrol.

Back From The Brink - California Condors Talk Sept. 19

on September 16, 2017 - 8:25am
New Mexico Wildlife Center’s Executive Director Melissa Moore is part of the four-person presentation Sept. 19 at the Los Alamos Nature Center. Courtesy photo
 
PEEC News:
 
The largest bird in North America, which only existed in captivity since the 1980’s, is taking to the skies in growing numbers, and their story will be shared at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19 at the Los Alamos Nature Center. 
 
Four condor experts, Bette Korber, Melissa Moore, Shorty Esch and Jeanne Fair, will talk about the California Condor’s story and bird science conducted at Los Alamos National Laboratory.
 
This

Parenting Expert Barbara Coloroso Returns To UNM-Los Alamos To Address Bullying Issues Sept. 23

on September 16, 2017 - 7:59am
Barbara Coloroso explains how to differentiate teasing behavior from bullying during Parenting University in March at UNM-LA. Photo by Nancy Coombs/UNM-LA
 
Parenting expert Barbara Coloroso
 
UNM-LA News:
 
UNM-Los Alamos (UNM-LA) and the Juvenile Justice Advisory Board (JJAB) are pleased to announce that Barbara Coloroso will return to lead a Parenting University workshop 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23 at the UNM-LA campus.
 
Last spring, Coloroso’s presentation on the dynamics of “The Bully, the Bullied, and the Not-So-Innocent Bystander” struck a chord with members of the Los

Scenes From Knights Of Columbus Golf Tournament Luncheon At Cottonwood On The Greens Friday

on September 16, 2017 - 7:33am

The Knights of Columbus hosted its annual golf tournament Friday at the Los Alamos Golf Course. Gathered for the luncheon at Cottonwood on the Greens, 4244 Diamond Dr., following the tournament, from left, Art Brown, James Merhege, Randy Vaughn and Myron Koop. The annual tournament raises money for educational scholarships for Los Alamos High School seniors. Photo by Maire O'Neill/ladailypost.com

Father John Carney, center, reunites with friends Pawel and Dorota Listwan, owners of Cottonwood on the Greens restaurant Friday at the Knights of Columbus Golf Tournament.

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