KTEP Local

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat November 2, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Buena Vista Celebration of Dia de los Muertos

Roberto Salas, Director of the Centro Artistico y Cultural Buena Vista and exhibiting artist, David Lyon Andersen invite listeners to attend the annual Celebration of Dia de los Muertos in Buena Vista.

Celebration of Dia de los Muertos in Buena Vista
120 Courchenese Street
November 2, 2013 from 6pm-midnight  
(619) 886-1892

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat November 2, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Community College Literary Fiesta

Margie Nelson Rodriguez and Carla Newman, English Instructors with El Paso Community College, talk about the 5th annual Literary Fiesta.

5th Annual EPCC Literary Fiesta
Saturday, November 9 from noon to 4:30 pm
9050 Viscount ASC Building A
www.literaryfiesta.wordpress.com

KTEP Local
11:30 am
Sat November 2, 2013

GOOD TO GROW: Prepping for Cooler Weather

  Denise, Bill, and Norma talk about the ways we can prep for the cooler temperatures of fall and winter, including cutting back on watering and fertilizing.  Plus, find out why a test of your soil could help your garden reach its full potential.

Information on soil testing is available at the Texas AgriLife Extension, 915-860-2515.

Aired Nov. 2, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:14 am
Fri November 1, 2013

FOCUS ON CAMPUS: UTEP Student is 2013 NAHJ Winner

Louie Saenz chats with Nicole Chavez, a UTEP journalism student, who has been awarded the prestigious 2013 Student of the Year Award by the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ). Nicole talks about her passion for being one of several "voices of the voiceless."

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Fri November 1, 2013

MINER MINUTES: UTEP Traditions

UTEP Commencement, 2012

 

   The many traditions at UTEP.  Today is Day 61 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Nov. 1, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Thu October 31, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Haunted UTEP

Undated image of Seamon Hall (now the Rubin Center), one of UTEP's most haunted buildings

    The ghouls & ghosts of UTEP.  Today is Day 62 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Oct. 31, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Wed October 30, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Christmas Fair Celebrates UTEP

  This year's Christmas Fair by the Junior League of El Paso celebrates UTEP's Centennial.  today is Day 63 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Oct. 30, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Tue October 29, 2013

MINER MINUTES: And the Wheels Turned...

    

  

  The award-winning student-produced documentary "And the Wheels Turned: The 1966 NCAA Basketball Championship."  Today is Day 64 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Oct. 29, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Mon October 28, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Don Haskins

Undated image of Don Haskins
Credit Courtesy of UTEP Athletics (gloryroad.utep.edu)

    The life & legacy of Coach Don Haskins.  Today is Day 65 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Oct. 28, 2013.

KTEP Local
6:15 am
Mon October 28, 2013

FOCUS ON CAMPUS: The Scarlett Letter

 

   Louie talks with Rosie Sanchez and Chuck Gorden of the UTEP Department of Theatre & Dance about the upcoming production, "The Scarlett Letter."  The play is based on the classic novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne, is adapted for the stage by Phyllis Nagy, and is directed by Chuck Gorden.  

 Performances of "The Scarlett Letter" are Oct. 25-Nov. 3 at the UTEP Fox Fine Arts Wise Family Theatre.  Info: 915-747-5118.

Aired Oct. 25, 2013.

KTEP Local
6:06 am
Mon October 28, 2013

EL PASO PRIME TIME: EPCC Culinary Arts

 In a rebroadcast from July 20, 2013, Dennis is joined by co-hosts Russ Chianelli and Chef Keeley Cheshire to talk to Chef Denise Daniels, culinary arts instructor at El Paso Community College, and 2 of her students, Marlene Lopez and Hector Villalobos.  Marlene & Hector talk about why they chose a career in the kitchen and about the joys they find in cooking.  They also talk about the satisfaction they feel when everyone at the table is satisfied, and how they deal with dissatisfied customers!  Chef Denise shares what it takes to learn the culinary arts - it's not just cooking but learning ALL aspects of running a restaurant, from washing dishes to staying within a budget.

Aired Oct. 26, 2013.

KTEP Local
8:00 pm
Sun October 27, 2013

ACT RADIO: The Cheesy Vegan

 

   Greg, Liz, and Tom talk with John Schlimm, author of the new cookbook, "The Cheesy Vegan."  This butcher's son talks about his road to a cruelty-free lifestyle and why he dedicates his three vegan cookbooks to all the animals.  Since cheese is usually the hardest food for vegetarians to give up on the road to veganism, John talks about the terrific cheesy recipes in his newest book and why even dairy-loving crowds will love them, too.  http://johnschlimm.com/book/the-cheesy-vegan/

Click here for a recipe for Cheesy Vegan mac & cheese: http://johnschlimm.com/2013/10/21/serge-the-concierge-shares-the-cheesy-vegan-recipe-for-mac-n-cheese-with-ground-cashews-truffle-oil/

Aired Oct. 27, 2013.

KTEP Local
7:30 pm
Sun October 27, 2013

SCIENCE STUDIO: Aggression in Fruit Flies

Fighting fruit flies
Credit Courtesy of neuro.med.harvard.edu

  

  Keith talks with Edward Kravitz, the George Packer Berry Professor of Neurobiology at the Harvard Medical School.  Kravitz studies the behavioral genetics of aggression and talks about the nasty behaviors of lobsters and fruit flies.  The genetic code of fruit flies allows researchers to easily create mutant passive or aggressive fruit files and study their patterns.  http://dms.hms.harvard.edu/neuroscience/fac/kravitz.php

Aired Oct. 27, 2013.

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat October 26, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Walson Botelho

Co-founder and choreographer for Brazil’s Balé folclórico da Bahia, Walson Botelho talks about the company’s history, travels and upcoming performance at UTEP’s Magoffin Auditorium.

Balé Folclórico da Bahia
November 12, at 7 pm
UTEP Magoffin Auditorium
(915) 747-5234
http://balefolcloricodabahia.com.br/

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat October 26, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Singer-Songwriter Katia Cardenal

Considered by many to be the most important and prolific Nicaraguan female singer-songwriter today, Katia Cardenal previews her performance at El Paso’s Sunset Gardens.

Katia Cardenal in Concert
Sunday, October 27, 2013 - 6:30 pm    
Sunset at the Garden (Sunset Gardens Nursery)
105 Lindbergh at Doniphan
www.katiacardenal.com

KTEP Local
11:30 am
Sat October 26, 2013

GOOD TO GROW: Trees

Chinkapin Oak
Credit texastreeplanting.tamu.edu

  

  Denise & Norma talk with John White, curator of the Chihuahuan Desert Gardens at UTEP.   John talks trees this week, including why it's so important to know how big a tree is going to get before you plant it!  John also offers some tree recommendations for small spaces.

Resources & information: West Texas Urban Forestry Council http://wtufc.org/, Trees are Good http://treesaregood.org/, Centennial Museum Chihuahuan Desert Gardens http://admin.utep.edu/Default.aspx?tabid=60234.  

Aired Oct. 26, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Fri October 25, 2013

MINER MINUTES: 1966 NCAA Championship

Image from the 1966 NCAA Championship.
Credit Courtesy of the UTEP Library

  

  Texas Western's historic 1966 NCAA Men's Division One Basketball Championship.  Today is Day 68 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Oct. 25, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Thu October 24, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Spur 1966

Artistic rendering of Spur 1966

  

  Construction of Spur 1966.  Today is Day 69 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Oct. 24, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Wed October 23, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Achievements in UTEP Athletics

Fans at the Don Haskins Center, 2011.
Credit Courtesy of UTEP Athletics

    Significant achievements by UTEP Athletics in the last 100 years. http://www.utepathletics.com/   Today is Day 70 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Oct. 23, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Tue October 22, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Desegregation at UTEP

Margaret Jackson Bell, one of Texas Western's first Black Students, 2005.
Credit Credit - UTEP Horizons Online

  

  The history of desegregation at Texas Western College.  Today is Day 71 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.  

Aired Oct. 22, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:43 am
Mon October 21, 2013

EL PASO PRIME TIME: Knitting

Credit Courtesy of Mayaluna Yarns

 

   In a rebroadcast from Sept. 10, 2011, Florence Schwein talks with Barbara Upsal of Mayaluna Yarns.  Florence & Barbara talk about the history of knitting and its outgrowth from the United Kingdom.  The practice of knitting may not be as popular as it was at the turn of the century, but it still can brag of very loyal practitioners!  Visit https://www.ravelry.com/account/login - a free site for knitting & crocheters.

Mayaluna Yarns is located at Placita Santa Fe, 5024 Doniphan.  http://www.mayalunayarns.com/https://www.facebook.com/MayalunaYarns

Aired Oct. 19, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:22 am
Mon October 21, 2013

PERSPECTIVES: Dr. Curtis Spier

Parkland Hospital after the arrival of the presidential limousine.
Credit Photo by Cecil Stoughton, JFK Library

   Louie welcomes Dr. Curtis Spier, who was working at  Parkland Hospital in Dallas when President John F. Kennedy was shot.  Spier talks about what he saw on that terrible day in history, and the futile efforts by hospital staff to revive the president.  Spier was also witness to Parkland Hospital's  efforts to save the life of the president's alleged assassin, Lee Harvey Oswald.  Dr. Spier is a 1956 graduate of Texas Western College (now UTEP).

Aired Oct. 19, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Mon October 21, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Centennial Lecture Series

Ricardo C. Ainslie, Centennial Lecture Speaker

 

   UTEP's Centennial Lecture Series on a broad range of contemporary issues.  The next speaker is Ricardo C. Ainslie, University of Texas at Austin, Department of Educational Psychology, Oct. 22, 5 p.m.,  UTEP Undergraduate Learning Center, Room 116.   Today is Day 72 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Oct. 21, 2013.

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat October 19, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Holocaust Museum & Study Center

Lori Shepherd, Executive Director of the El Paso Holocaust Museum & Study Center, details the 8th Annual Tour de Tolerance.

Information:
(915) 351-0048 ext. 24
www.tourdetolerance.com

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat October 19, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Shakespeare On The Rocks

David Mills, Producer of Shakespeare on the Rocks, and Joseph Martinez III, Director of Doctor Faustus, preview the 25th anniversary season of classic theater.

Shakespeare on the Rocks Presents “Doctor Faustus” by Christopher Marlowe
Friday October 25, and Saturday October 26, 7pm, and Sunday October 27 at 2pm
El Paso Woman’s Club
1400 N. Mesa
www.shakespeareontherocks.com

KTEP Local
11:30 am
Sat October 19, 2013

GOOD TO GROW: Sun Country Landscape Conference

  

  Denise & Norma welcome back John White, curator of the Chihuahuan Desert Gardens on the UTEP campus.  John talks about the upcoming Sun Country Landscape Conference, taking place on "Tree-o-ween," Oct. 31 at the TecH2O Water Resources Learning Center, 10751 Montana.  Hear about the different topics that will be covered at the conference which is open to landscape professionals and interested members of the public.  John also talks about a Pruning & Climbing Workshop scheduled for Oct. 30 at the El Paso Garden Center on Grant Ave.  Tree professionals & interested members of the public are invited to attend.

Registration is recommended for each event.  http://www.wtufc.org/, John White 575-640-7555 Oscar Mestas 915-834-5610.

Aired Oct. 19, 2013.

KTEP Local
12:33 pm
Fri October 18, 2013

FOCUS ON CAMPUS: UPLIFT

 

   Louie talks with artist Margarita Cabrera about her art project which will promote peace.  UPLIFT is a work of public art which involves the members of the public in its creation.  The sculpture, which is constructed of papel picado​ and recycled guns, will represent a flock of birds taking flight.  The sculpture will be part of the new roundabout currently being constructed on Country Club Rd.  All members of the community are invited to participate in creating UPLIFT, no experience necessary.  For information on the project and upcoming workshops, visit http://www.margaritacabrera.com/uplift/

Aired Oct. 18, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Fri October 18, 2013

MINER MINUTES: UTEP's Partnership with the City of El Paso

  

  UTEP's Partnership with the City of El Paso.  Today is Day 75 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Oct. 18, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Thu October 17, 2013

MINER MINUTE: Centennial Gifts for the Holidays

UTEP Pumpkin

  Centennial-related gifts for the holidays!  Information at http://alumni.utep.edu/wine and http://centennial.utep.edu/gear.html.  Today is Day 76 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Oct. 17, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Wed October 16, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Student Enrollment

Commencement 2012

 

   Student enrollment at UTEP in the last 100 years.  View classic digitized yearbooks here: http://digitalcommons.utep.edu/yr_books/

Aired Oct. 16, 2013.

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