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Current Semester

Spring 2017

Basic concepts, topics and theories of contemporary sociology. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences (NMCCN 1113). Prerequisite for more advanced courses in sociology.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00130050

MWF 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 125

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Colin B Olson - colino@unm.edu38
00230052

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Science Math Learning Center 102

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Niame Adele - niame@unm.edu363
00337279

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 125

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Ryan Goodman - elbueno@unm.edu348
00437426

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Dane Smith Hall 123

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Niame Adele - niame@unm.edu356
00537792

MWF 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 125

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Marie A Clevenger - shas@unm.edu366

The study of crime, the criminal justice system and crime-related public policy. Discussion of key criminological concepts, measurement of crime and delinquency, its distribution in society, victimization, public opinion, the criminal justice system, crime control strategies and policies. Prerequisite: 101.

Sections
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00130075

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Dane Smith Hall 123

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Aubrey Jackson Soller - aubreyjackson@unm.edu3 Section Full
00239907

TR 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Mitchell Hall 102

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Aubrey Jackson Soller - aubreyjackson@unm.edu37

Survey of major forms of norm-violating behavior in American society, such as drug and alcohol abuse, mental illness, criminal behavior and sexual deviance. Discussion of sociological explanations of the causes of, and attempts to address, these behaviors. Prerequisite: 101.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00130083

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 123

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Marie A Clevenger - shas@unm.edu3 Section Full
00239321

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Dane Smith Hall 125

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Christopher J Lyons - clyons@unm.edu3 Section Full

Sections
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00241159

M 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall 226

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Florence E Castillo - fcastillo@unm.edu311

Examination of humans and the environment from an ecological perspective. Focus on industrial and economic growth, natural resources development, environmental values and movements, resource management, and comparative perspective on people's relationship to the environment. Prerequisite: 101.

Sections
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00136164

MW 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Economics 1002

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Rose E Rohrer - rrohrer@unm.edu33

Descriptive and theoretical study of the social situation of older persons in contemporary industrial societies; the impact on societal institutions of an increasing percentage of older citizens. Prerequisite: 101. {Offered upon demand}

Sections
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00140744

MWF 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 224

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Diana J Torrez - dtorrez7@unm.edu37

A survey of criminological theories exploring why some people are more likely to engage in crime than others and why crime rates vary over time and space and across social groups. Attendant policy issues will also be discussed. Prerequisite: 205 or 213.

Sections
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00142218

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 120

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Maria B Velez - mvelez@unm.edu335
00230111

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Economics 1002

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Daniel T Ragan - dragan@unm.edu3 Section Full
00339870

TR 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Economics 1002

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Brian Soller - bsoller@unm.edu343

An introduction to the delivery of health care in the U.S. and selected other countries is pursued with an emphasis on the interaction of patients, professionals and health care institutions.

Sections
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00139069

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 224

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Diana J Torrez - dtorrez7@unm.edu33

This service-learning course provides students the opportunity to apply knowledge about social inequalities and health to working with community members to create change that improves health and reduces health disparities. Prerequisite: 346.

Sections
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00139381

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Dane Smith Hall 233

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Jessica R Goodkind - jgoodkin@unm.edu312

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00140584

TR 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall 334

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Sara J Niedzwiecki - saran@unm.edu3 Section Full

The study of how theory is constructed and applied by sociologists including traditions from 19th century sociological founders and contemporary theoretical formulations. Prerequisite: 101. {Fall, Spring}

Sections
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00341525

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Dane Smith Hall 325

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Harold J Toro-Tulla - htoro@unm.edu35
00437472

MWF 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 123

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Ryan Goodman - elbueno@unm.edu35

A survey of the major methods of social research: foundations of social research, research design, sampling and measurement, quantitative and qualitative research methods and data analysis. Prerequisite: 101.

Sections
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00138589

TR 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Dane Smith Hall 123

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Wayne Santoro - wsantoro@unm.edu37
00239871

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Dane Smith Hall 125

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Wayne Santoro - wsantoro@unm.edu3 Section Full
00341587

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Education 101

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Arthur W St George - stgeorge@unm.edu3 Section Full

Introduction to quantitative sociological data analysis using basic statistics (both descriptive and inferential) and to the use of statistical software to analyze empirical data. Prerequisite: 380 and STAT 145.

Sections
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00138590

F 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 141

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 330

Web Enhanced - Combined Lecture/Lab
Noah Painter Davis - npf26@unm.edu4 Section Full
00238591

W 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 141

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 330

Web Enhanced - Combined Lecture/Lab
Kimberly Huyser - khuyser@unm.edu46
00339922

M 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 141

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Economics 1002

Web Enhanced - Combined Lecture/Lab
Marian A Azab - mazab@unm.edu42

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Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
ST: Women&Contemp Legal Issues
00138819

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Dane Smith Hall 232

Web Enhanced - Topics
Adriana Ramirez de Arellano - arap@unm.edu3 Section Full
ST: Evaluation Lab II
00240336

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Economics 1004

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Economics 1052

Topics
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu32
ST: Islamic Fundamentalism
00338898

TR 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 210

Web Enhanced - Topics
Mozafar Banihashemi - mozafar@unm.edu31
ST: Blacks in Lat Amer
CANCELLED
004
37799Topics Staff 3 Section Full
ST: Race and the Law
00536789

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Mitchell Hall 220

Web Enhanced - Topics
Leon F Howard - lfh@unm.edu3 Section Full
ST: Hlth&Social Inequality lab
00740356

S 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Dane Smith Hall 129

Web Enhanced - Topics
Jessica R Goodkind - jgoodkin@unm.edu318
ST: Race Class & Feminism
00840393

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Dane Smith Hall 232

Web Enhanced - Topics
Andrea L Mays - amays@unm.edu3 Section Full
ST: SOC of Mass Communications
00942306

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Mitchell Hall 202

Web Enhanced - Topics
Colin B Olson - colino@unm.edu342
ST: Latin American Thought
01243229

MWF 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 210

Web Enhanced - Topics
Michael R Candelaria - mcandel@unm.edu3 Section Full
ST: Islamic Mysticism
01343336

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 210

Web Enhanced - Topics
Mozafar Banihashemi - mozafar@unm.edu32
ST: Blacks in Lat Amer
01443697

MWF 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 130

Web Enhanced - Topics
Natasha B Howard - nacosta@unm.edu3 Section Full
ST: Pol Gend in the Mid East
01536861

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Humanities 428

Web Enhanced - Topics
Amina U Tawasil - atawasil@unm.edu34

Study of the perspectives of corrections, its relationship to other criminal justice agencies, various forms sentencing and punishment, corrections administration and issues in the field. Visits may be made to several facilities. Prerequisite: 312. {Fall, Spring}

Sections
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00139270

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 300

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Paul Guerin - malachi@unm.edu31

Survey course on sociological explanations for current inequality dynamics and social stratification. While the focus of the class will be social inequality in American society, the course situates contemporary trends in a comparative international context.

Sections
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00142025

T 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall 325

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Harold J Toro-Tulla - htoro@unm.edu317

This course will explore in detail some aspects of research on the causes or characteristics of crime, such as juvenile delinquency, drug and alcohol-related behavior or child abuse. Prerequisite: 312.

Sections
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ST: Soc Network & Crime
00139872

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Education 103

Web Enhanced - Topics
Brian Soller - bsoller@unm.edu347

An exploration of empirical studies and theories on the social construction of racial and ethnic inequality at the individual, institutional and structural levels in the U.S. and/or global context.

Sections
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00140901

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Economics 1002

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Jon M Williams - jwilli07@unm.edu37

This class will examine the relationships between race, ethnicity, socio-economic status and involvement in criminal behavior, focusing on the influence of structural, cultural and historical influences. We will also explore contemporary criminal justice issues pertaining to race and class. Prerequisite: 312.

Sections
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00142020

MWF 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 123

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Maria B Velez - mvelez@unm.edu313

Causes and consequences of offending at various stages in the life course, focusing on the ways in which adolescent and adult roles, responsibilities and opportunities shape aggregate and individual level patterns of involvement in juvenile delinquency and adult criminality. Prerequisite: 312.

Sections
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00142021

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Dane Smith Hall 120

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Lisa M Broidy - lbroidy@unm.edu3 Section Full

Study of the development of social policies concerning illicit substance use; its impact on social behavior; strategies for prevention and intervention with substance use; investigation, adjudication and supervision of drug offenders; and the relationship between criminal justice, education, public health and government policies. Prerequisite: 312.

Sections
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00137800

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Economics 1002

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Daniel T Ragan - dragan@unm.edu31

An opportunity for Sociology and Criminology students to work in a criminal justice or social service agency for course credit. Students must have a 3.0 GPA or higher in the major. Restriction: junior or senior standing, permission of instructor.

Sections
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00134908Web Enhanced - LectureMarie A Clevenger - shas@unm.edu39
00242307


Web Enhanced - Lecture
Marie A Clevenger - shas@unm.edu311

Tutorial arrangement with a member of the sociology faculty. Specific arrangements must be made with a member of the sociology faculty responsible for supervising the work. Arrangements normally made at least one semester in advance.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00130133Independent StudyOwen Whooley - owenwho@unm.edu1 TO 325
00230134Web Enhanced - Independent StudyJessica R Goodkind - jgoodkin@unm.edu1 TO 324
00334352Independent StudyChristopher J Lyons - clyons@unm.edu1 TO 324
00430187Independent StudyReuben Thomas - reubenjthomas@unm.edu1 TO 325
00530188Independent StudyKristin Barker - kbarker@unm.edu1 TO 325
00630189Independent StudyKimberly Huyser - khuyser@unm.edu1 TO 325
00736767


Independent Study
Arthur W St George - stgeorge@unm.edu31
00830190Independent StudyLisa M Broidy - lbroidy@unm.edu1 TO 325
00930191Independent StudyMaria B Velez - mvelez@unm.edu1 TO 325
01030192Independent StudyWayne Santoro - wsantoro@unm.edu1 TO 325
01130193Independent StudyNancy Lopez - nlopez@unm.edu1 TO 325
01237801


Independent Study
Noah Painter Davis - npf26@unm.edu1 TO 323
01330194Independent StudyBrian Soller - bsoller@unm.edu1 TO 325
01530195Independent StudyRobert A Fiala - rfiala@unm.edu1 TO 3 Section Full
01630196Independent StudyPhillip Gonzales - gonzales@unm.edu1 TO 325
01737804


Independent Study
Aubrey Jackson Soller - aubreyjackson@unm.edu1 TO 325
01830197Independent StudyHarold J Toro-Tulla - htoro@unm.edu1 TO 325
02130198Independent StudyRichard L Wood - rlwood@unm.edu1 TO 325
02235230Independent StudyRobert A Ibarra - raibarra@unm.edu1 TO 325
02335545Independent StudySharon E Nepstad - nepstad@unm.edu1 TO 325

Tutorial arrangement for investigation of selected issues in criminology. Specific arrangements must be made with a member of the sociology faculty responsible for supervising the work.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00230199Independent StudyMaria B Velez - mvelez@unm.edu1 TO 324
00334353Independent StudySusan B Tiano - stiano@unm.edu1 TO 325
00430200Independent StudyNoah Painter Davis - npf26@unm.edu1 TO 325
00530201Independent StudyAubrey Jackson Soller - aubreyjackson@unm.edu1 TO 325
00730202Independent StudyRichard L Wood - rlwood@unm.edu1 TO 325
01333810Independent StudyChristopher J Lyons - clyons@unm.edu1 TO 325

Survey of contemporary theory, with a focus on constructing theory. Includes analysis of functional, interactionist, institutional and world-systems theory.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00139875

T 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Social Sciences 1061

Web Enhanced - Seminar
Owen Whooley - owenwho@unm.edu37

Content varies. Explores select substantive and theoretical topics in criminology. Topics may include Communities and Crime, Gender and Crime, Contemporary Research in Criminology.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
ST:Race,Ethnicity,Crime&Punish
00142305

M 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Social Sciences 1061

Web Enhanced - Seminar
Noah Painter Davis - npf26@unm.edu316

A review of major theories and research in medical sociology with special attention to health policy; focus on health and mental health problems of underserved populations; analysis of the U.S. health care system in comparative perspective.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00142308

W 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Social Sciences 1061

Web Enhanced - Seminar
Kimberly Huyser - khuyser@unm.edu311

Tutorial arrangement with a member of the graduate faculty.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00130211Independent StudyKristin Barker - kbarker@unm.edu2 TO 325
00230209Independent StudyOwen Whooley - owenwho@unm.edu2 TO 325
00337802


Web Enhanced - Independent Study
Jessica R Goodkind - jgoodkin@unm.edu2 TO 324
00430215Independent StudyRobert A Fiala - rfiala@unm.edu2 TO 3 Section Full
00537803


Independent Study
Aubrey Jackson Soller - aubreyjackson@unm.edu2 TO 325
00644563


Independent Study
Noah Painter Davis - npf26@unm.edu2 TO 3 Section Full
00730219Independent StudyLisa M Broidy - lbroidy@unm.edu2 TO 325
01030226Independent StudySusan B Tiano - stiano@unm.edu2 TO 33
01130227Independent StudyPhillip Gonzales - gonzales@unm.edu2 TO 324
01236877


Independent Study
Wayne Santoro - wsantoro@unm.edu2 TO 324
01333807Independent StudyChristopher J Lyons - clyons@unm.edu2 TO 325
01430229Independent StudyNoah Painter Davis - npf26@unm.edu2 TO 325
01730230Independent Study Staff 2 TO 325
01930231Independent StudyNancy Lopez - nlopez@unm.edu2 TO 324
02030232Independent StudyRichard L Wood - rlwood@unm.edu2 TO 325
02135238Independent StudyRobert A Ibarra - raibarra@unm.edu2 TO 325
02235546Independent StudySharon E Nepstad - nepstad@unm.edu2 TO 325
02335547Independent StudyMaria B Velez - mvelez@unm.edu2 TO 322
02436623


Independent Study
Kimberly Huyser - khuyser@unm.edu2 TO 324
02537535


Independent Study
Harold J Toro-Tulla - htoro@unm.edu2 TO 35
02639634


Independent Study
Brian Soller - bsoller@unm.edu2 TO 325

Examines theory (assumptions, properties of estimators) and application of multiple regression. Introduces matrix notation and generalized least squares. Prerequisite: 481L.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00138310

R 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Social Sciences 1061

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Reuben Thomas - reubenjthomas@unm.edu321

Intensive practicum on research fieldwork, including research design, human subjects review, the ethics/politics of fieldwork, and fieldwork implementation. Focuses on ethnographic and interview methods; some attention to focus groups and archives. Prerequisite: 580.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00142309

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Social Sciences 1061

Web Enhanced - Seminar
Sharon E Nepstad - nepstad@unm.edu312

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Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
T: Hlth & Soc Inequalities II
00143691

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Dane Smith Hall 233

Web Enhanced - Topics
Jessica R Goodkind - jgoodkin@unm.edu33
T: Hlth&Social Inequality lab
00244045

S 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Dane Smith Hall 129

Web Enhanced - Topics
Jessica R Goodkind - jgoodkin@unm.edu35

Offered on a CR/NC basis only.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00230235ThesisKimberly Huyser - khuyser@unm.edu1 TO 624
00330236ThesisOwen Whooley - owenwho@unm.edu1 TO 622
00430237ThesisJessica R Goodkind - jgoodkin@unm.edu1 TO 624
00530238ThesisKristin Barker - kbarker@unm.edu1 TO 625
00637793


Thesis
Noah Painter Davis - npf26@unm.edu1 TO 625
00730239ThesisNancy Lopez - nlopez@unm.edu1 TO 622
00837794


Thesis
Aubrey Jackson Soller - aubreyjackson@unm.edu1 TO 625
00937795


Thesis
Harold J Toro-Tulla - htoro@unm.edu1 TO 625
01030240ThesisBrian Soller - bsoller@unm.edu1 TO 624
01130241ThesisReuben Thomas - reubenjthomas@unm.edu1 TO 625
01333808ThesisChristopher J Lyons - clyons@unm.edu1 TO 624
01430242ThesisPhillip Gonzales - gonzales@unm.edu1 TO 625
01730245ThesisRobert A Fiala - rfiala@unm.edu1 TO 6 Section Full
02030252ThesisLisa M Broidy - lbroidy@unm.edu1 TO 625
02130254ThesisRichard L Wood - rlwood@unm.edu1 TO 625
02235239ThesisRobert A Ibarra - raibarra@unm.edu1 TO 620
02335548ThesisSharon E Nepstad - nepstad@unm.edu1 TO 624
02435549ThesisMaria B Velez - mvelez@unm.edu1 TO 624

Offered on a CR/NC basis only.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00133806DissertationKristin Barker - kbarker@unm.edu3 TO 1223
00230258DissertationOwen Whooley - owenwho@unm.edu3 TO 1225
00330260DissertationRobert A Fiala - rfiala@unm.edu3 TO 12 Section Full
00430261DissertationWayne Santoro - wsantoro@unm.edu3 TO 1224
00534354DissertationSusan B Tiano - stiano@unm.edu3 TO 1225
00637423


Dissertation
Reuben Thomas - reubenjthomas@unm.edu3 TO 1224
00730311DissertationNancy Lopez - nlopez@unm.edu3 TO 1223
00830312DissertationKimberly Huyser - khuyser@unm.edu3 TO 1225
00937796


Dissertation
Aubrey Jackson Soller - aubreyjackson@unm.edu3 TO 1225
01037797


Dissertation
Harold J Toro-Tulla - htoro@unm.edu3 TO 1225
01137798


Dissertation
Noah Painter Davis - npf26@unm.edu3 TO 1225
01333809DissertationChristopher J Lyons - clyons@unm.edu3 TO 1224
01430329DissertationDaniel T Ragan - dragan@unm.edu3 TO 1225
01630332DissertationPhillip Gonzales - gonzales@unm.edu3 TO 1224
01730334DissertationLisa M Broidy - lbroidy@unm.edu3 TO 1225
02030335DissertationRichard L Wood - rlwood@unm.edu3 TO 1225
02135240DissertationRobert A Ibarra - raibarra@unm.edu3 TO 1225
02235550DissertationSharon E Nepstad - nepstad@unm.edu3 TO 1225
02335551DissertationMaria B Velez - mvelez@unm.edu3 TO 1225
02441760


Dissertation
Kristin Barker - kbarker@unm.edu3 TO 1225