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Black Track – 10/22/21

Acknowledge the multiple ways Black women have provided great leadership. Black women constantly provide resilient captivating leadership that helps to move forward the individuals they lead. Their leadership has had long-standing effects on the way we navigate the...

Deep Bench – October 2021 Edition

Deep Bench | October 2021 Issue The Office of African American Affairs is proud to use our platform to recognize the many Black professionals throughout New Mexico, who are committed to making an impact on the lives of Black New Mexicans. Poised because of their...

Pillars October 2021

Pillars - July EditionRefinance vs. Home Equity Loans Written by: Chaslyn Wenze, Community Outreach Coordinator, Office of African American Affairs...Click here to view Article. To Improve African American College Readiness, Increase Access to Qualified Guidance...

Black Track 10.8.21

New Mexico Redistricting Once a decade, states are tasked with drawing the lines that make up the state legislative and congessional boundaries.  While map drawing isn't the most exciting of political priorities, this process of drawing and redrawing the State Senate,...

Pillars – September 2021

Pillars - September 2021 EditionBenifits of 401 (k) Plans Written by: Chad Cooper, Gateway Financial Advisors and AAGACC Board of Directors Vice President...Click here to view Article. Critical Race Theory: What it is and What it Isn't Written by: Dr. Jack Taylor,...

Pillars – August 2021

Pillars - August 2021 EditionThe Importance of Financial Health Part 2 Written by: Theresa A. Carson, President/ CEO of the African American Greater ABQ Chamber of Commerce.Click here to view Article. The Importance of Peer Mentorship Written by: Devon M. Williams,...

Deep Bench – September 2021

Deep Bench | September 2021 Issue The Office of African American Affairs is proud to use our platform to recognize the many Black professionals throughout New Mexico, who are committed to making an impact on the lives of Black New Mexicans. Poised because of their...

Black Track – 9/24/2021

On the For the People Act of 2021 Winning comes with responsibility and an obligation for temperance; those are qualities of good leadership. Yet, with majorities in both the House and Senate, the Democratic Party is being goaded to believe that winning is a liability...

Black Track – 9/17/2021

Black health starts with a single step Black people continue to be trailblazers in their industries and constantly achieve amazing accomplishments. Even with these amazing achievements sometimes health is put on the back burner. And just like the amazing achievements...

Black Track – 9/10/21

Steps towards equitable change through statue removal There has been a continuous push for equity in our society, and one long standing aspect is the symbolisms embedded in our society. We are finally seeing improvement towards equity with the removal of individuals...

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