2017 TMP Super Scholars

Seven TMP students and three TMP teachers were honored at this year's Century Bank Super Scholars award dinner. Congratulations to... Students Kristin Coss, Isabel Fernandez, Butheina Ghweir, Adrianna Ortega, John Romero, Michelle Sherman, and Madeline Weider, and teachers Rebecca Birch, Lori Miller and Beth Roop.    
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2017 College Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to Davis New Mexico Scholarship winners Keliyah Dilliner and Adreanna Ortega and Los Alamos Employee Bronze Scholarship winners Isabel Fernandez and Michelle R. Sherman. The Davis Scholarships cover tuition and expenses for 4 years at a number of colleges in the West and Southwest. The Los Alamos Scholarships  carry an award of $5,000.  Well done, scholars!
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Go Gatsby!

Before jumping into the Jazz Age classic The Great Gatsby, students in Hillary Hale Thompson's English 3 looked to the Harlem Renaissance for literary context.  This movement inspired a legendary cast of characters including musicians, dancers, political theorists, poets and writers.  Students chose one of these legends to study and interpret for their classmates, and then held...
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Author Terry Tempest Williams Conducts Seminar with TMP Students

Twenty-two TMP students attended an interview with award-winning author, environmentalist and activist Terry Tempest Williams at the Lensic on March 8th as part of the Lannan Foundation Cultural Freedom Series talks.  Williams was interviewed by Colum McCann, award-winning author of Thirteen Ways of Looking and Let the Great World Spin.    The next day, Williams and McCann con...
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“It’s another cool class with Ms. Roop!”

Comparative Anatomy, new to the TMP curriculum this year, is already generating a lot of enthusiasm.  Beth Roop explains why she wanted to offer the course: “I wanted to teach this to show students how all living organisms are related by tracing their development  from the simplest, for example sponges, to the most complex, higher order organisms like mammals, including huma...
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What We’re Reading Now…

Click for reactions from students in Scott Hauenstein's English 2: "The book I am reading in my class is the graphic novel  Maus, by Art Spiegelman. The main character, Vladek, tells his son the story of his life under the Nazis during World War II. This book is interesting. It is exciting and keeps you locked in the story. It keeps you wondering what will happen next in his...
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Young Environmentalists Visit State Supreme Court

TMP students accompanied by teachers Beth Roop and Zach Taylor visited the State Supreme Court on January 26th to support the environmental action group New Energy Economy and the movement to bring more renewable energy to New Mexico. Students were able to observe our judicial process in action as New Energy Economy presented arguments in opposition to PNM's replacement power p...
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