Skip directly to content


Sciencefest Science On Tap At projectY: Dr. Hunter McDaniel On Feeding The Future With Quantum Dots

on July 9, 2019 - 8:35pm
Dr. Hunter McDaniel
LACD News:
Join the Bradbury Science Museum and the Los Alamos Creative District for a special ScienceFest edition of Science On Tap.
This event 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 11 at projectY cowork and will feature a conversation with Dr. Hunter McDaniel, founder and CEO of UbiQD.
“Our story is about leveraging nanotechnology for sustainability, licensed out of world-class research institutions like Los Alamos National Lab and M.I.T. targeting big, fast growing market opportunities,” McDaniel said.

Patagonia Founder, CEO To Receive Prestigious ELI 2019 Environmental Achievement Award

on July 9, 2019 - 7:48am
WASHINGTON, D.C. The Environmental Law Institute (ELI) is pleased to announce that it will present its 2019 Environmental Achievement Award to Yvon Chouinard, founder of Patagonia, and Rose Marcario, Patagonia’s president and CEO, in recognition of their visionary leadership and outstanding environmental stewardship at Patagonia.
ELI will present the 2019 Environmental Achievement Award Tuesday, Oct. 22, in Washington, D.C. As this is its 50th anniversary year, ELI will also present a Founders Award to the people who helped create ELI 50 years ago, as well as an

Lt. Gov. Howie Morales, NM Partnership Team With Coach Jackson To Sell Land Of Enchantment To World

on July 7, 2019 - 8:05am
From left, Lt. Gov. Howie Morales, Coach Greg Jackson and Tim Nitti teaming up to promote New Mexico tourism, businesses, brands and products Courtesy photo
ALBUQUERQUE Lt. Gov. Howie Morales, the New Mexico Partnership, and Coach Greg Jackson’s New Mexico Experience are teaming up to promote New Mexico tourism, businesses, brands, and products at MMA events worldwide.
The New Mexico Experience was launched in early 2019 by Coach Greg Jackson, co-owner of the JacksonWink Academy in Albuquerque.

Anchorum St. Vincent Announces Inaugural Impact Grant Award Nonprofit Recipients

on July 7, 2019 - 7:57am
Anchorum St. Vincent News:
SANTA FE — Santa Fe-based Anchorum St. Vincent announces the nonprofit recipients of its inaugural Impact Grant Awards for 2019.
Anchorum St. Vincent serves as a nonprofit community health impact organization providing financial and strategic support to CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center and is dedicated to improving the health and well-being for the people of Santa Fe and northern New Mexico.
With the support and leadership from its Board of Directors, Anchorum introduced its inaugural competitive Impact Grant process in January this year and

Tourism Implementation Task Force Meets Wednesday

on July 7, 2019 - 7:48am


Los Alamos County Tourism Implementation Task Force meets at noon Wednesday, July 10 in Room 330 at the Municipal Building, 1000 Central Ave.

The meeting is open to the public.


I. Call to Order

II. Review of Council June Work Session (6/18/19) focused on Tourism and Economic Development

III. FY2020 Tourism Projects

IV. Public Comment

V. Next Meeting Scheduled: Aug. 7, 2019 at Noon; Room 330

VI. Adjourn Meeting

SBA: Eight Federal Agencies Receive A+ Rating

on July 7, 2019 - 7:32am
SBA News:
ALBUQUERQUE The U.S. Small Business Administration has announced that the federal government exceeded its small business federal contracting goal for the sixth consecutive year, awarding 25.05 percent in federal contract dollars to small businesses totaling $120.8 billion, an increase from the previous fiscal year of nearly $15 billion.
The Fiscal Year 2018 Small Business Federal Procurement Scorecard marks the first time more than $120 billion in prime contracts has been awarded to small businesses.