UNM’s Latin American and Iberian Institute previously hosted a K-12 professional development workshop on teaching about the US-Mexico border. Keira and Katrina created an accompanying online resource for educators that I have personally found to be extremely helpful for understanding the complexity of the region. 259 more words
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Date: Wednesday October 3, 2013
Time: 1:49 a.m. PST
Location: San Diego River @ Mission Center Rd.
According to “eye witness” reports, the Woman in White—Weeping Woman, La Llorona, whatever you want to call her—shows up between the hours of midnight and 4 in the morning. 1,133 more words
Stores brim with Cinderella-dresses and pretend-pirate costumes, candy corn and fairy tale pumpkins. But there is a darker side to Halloween. Strange tales of the walking dead, haunted houses and spooky cemeteries frighten even the most jaded adult. 644 more words