UNM Faculty Lightning Lounge 02/08/2023

Hear from four University of New Mexico branch campus faculty members about their research in 7-minute presentations during this Lightning Lounge event.


The February 2023 speakers at the Lightning Lounge were: Kristian Simcox, Associate Professor, Philosophy and Religion at UNM-Gallup, whose presentation was “Post-Enlightenment Thought in the Time of Ecological Crisis;” Peninah D. Wolpo, Lecturer III, Classics and Division Chair, Fine Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at UNM-Los Alamos, whose presentation was “Using Low-Stakes Assignments to Improve Work Flow;” Colin Nicholls, Chair, Science Department at UNM Taos, whose presentation was “STEM-Ready: An NSF Project to Shift Skills & Mindset of Developmental Math Students,” and Barbara Lovato, Library Director and Principal Lecturer III at UNM-Valencia, whose presentation was “UX in Academic Libraries: What it Means for Teaching Librarians.”


The Lightning Lounge is sponsored by Advance at UNM, the Center for Teaching Excellence, the Office of Academic Affairs and the Office of the Vice President for Research.