KTEP Local

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.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Tue October 15, 2013

MINER MINUTES: The Practice Mine

Alpha Phi Omega outside the Practice Mine, 1972

 

   The Practice Mine on the UTEP campus.  Today is Day 78 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.  

Aired Oct. 15, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Mon October 14, 2013

MINER MINUTES: History of UTEP Dormitories

Graham Hall, later Burges Hall - boy's dormitory. Undated photo.

    UTEP Dormitories over the years.  Today is Day 79 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Oct. 14, 2013.

KTEP Local
8:02 am
Mon October 14, 2013

EL PASO PRIME TIME: The Girls of Atomic City

  In a rebroadcast from Aug. 3, 2013, Louie talks with Denise Kiernan, author of "The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women who Helped Win World War II."  Kiernan talks about the women who were sent to work in a top secret city to enrich uranium for the first atomic bomb...but they didn't know it.   Learn more about the book and view videos at http://www.girlsofatomiccity.com/, or visit Denise Kiernan's Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DeniseKiernanAuthor.

Aired Oct. 12, 2013.

KTEP Local
7:46 am
Mon October 14, 2013

PERSPECTIVES: BIOMED

 

   Louie talks with Stephen Voglewede, Assistant Director of the MBIA's Competitiveness Group; and Rajkumar Lakshmanaswamy, PhD, Associate Professor of Biomedical Sciences TTUHSC Paul L. Foster School of Medicine.   Stephen and Dr. Raj talk about the upcoming BIOMED Symposium, which invites members of the medical community and the general public to learn about the ways El Paso is striving to establish itself as a biomedical community. We'll also hear about the ways UTEP, Texas Tech, and NMSU are collaborating their research efforts for the betterment of the region's health.  Information and registration avialable at  http://mcabiomed.com/

Aired Oct. 12, 2013.

KTEP Local
8:00 pm
Sun October 13, 2013

ACT RADIO: Main Street Vegan

Victoria Moran

Greg & Liz talk with Victoria Moran, author of 'Main Street Vegan," a book which is aimed at the everyday Main Street person who is looking to adopt a vegan diet because he is either concerned about their health, the environment, or the treatment of animals.  The book helps guide readers towards a lifestyle change without bending to social pressures.  http://mainstreetvegan.net/

Aired Oct. 13, 2013.

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat October 12, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Hal Marcus & Lyuba Titovets

Artist and gallery owner, Hal Marcus and painter, Lyuba Titovets, announce 20 Cover Girls, the upcoming exhibition at the Hal Marcus Gallery featuring women artists who have been featured on the cover of El Paso Scene magazine, which is celebrating its 20th Anniversary.

20 Cover Girls
The Hal Marcus Gallery
1308 N Oregon
Opening Reception: Thursday October 24, 5-7 pm
Continues through Friday January 31.
(915) 533-9090, www.halmarcus.com

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat October 12, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Gabriel Gaytan

El Paso artist and educator, Gabriel Gaytan provides background and the latest information on efforts to save the 100-plus-year-old Lincoln Park Recreation Center – an historic building under the Spaghetti Bowl.

(915) 204-1584

KTEP Local
11:29 am
Sat October 12, 2013

GOOD TO GROW: October Gardening Tips

  Denise, Bill, and Norma talk about what gardening activities we can take part in during October.  It's a great time to plant cool-season annuals like pansies, or planting trees & shrubs.

Plus, hear about where the Master Gardeners will be appearing this month:  Oct 11-13 at the Home & Garden Expo in Downtown El Paso...Oct 26 from 9am-1pm at the Downtown Artist & Farmers Market on Anthony St...and Oct 26 from 1pm-3pm at the Municipal Rose Garden Open House at Memorial Park.

Aired Oct. 12, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Fri October 11, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Paydirt Pete

Today's Paydirt Pete

  

  The various faces of the UTEP mascot, Paydirt Pete.

Aired Oct 11, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Thu October 10, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Centennial Queso

Ema Datshi (the national dish of the Kingdom of Bhutan)

 

   UTEP's very own Centenario Queso, inspired by the Kingdom of Bhutan's national dish, ema datshi.

Aired Oct. 10, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Wed October 9, 2013

MINER MINUTES: History of UTEP Football

Miner football team practicing on Kidd Field, ca. 1930s.

 

   The history of football at UTEP.

Aired Oct. 9, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Tue October 8, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Opera Bhutan

The Bhutanese landscape

 

   UTEP's collaboration with the Kingdom of Bhutan - Opera Bhutan.

Aired Oct 8, 2013.

KTEP Local
10:54 am
Mon October 7, 2013

PERSPECTIVES: The Government Shutdown and the Border

  Louie talks with Jose Villalobos and Gregory Rocha of the UTEP Political Science Department about the current government shutdown and the political stalemate in Congress.  They also were able to connect to a conference call with Senator John Cornyn and ask him questions about health on the border and the needs of veterans.

Aired Oct. 5, 2013.

KTEP Local
10:26 am
Mon October 7, 2013

EL PASO PRIME TIME: Jay Duncan

    Dennis talks with film historian Jay Duncan about the newly-formed Sunset Film Society, which screens films every 3rd Saturday at 6:30 p.m., at the historic Hixon House in the Sunset Heights Neighborhood.  Screenings are free, but RSVPs are requested.  Find out about the other perks involved with becoming a member of the Sunset Film Society at http://www.sunsetfilmsociety.org/.

Dennis & Jay also reminisce about the old homes of the Sunset Heights Neighborhood which were featured in the Oct. 5 Sunset Heights Tour of Homes.

Aired Oct. 5, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Mon October 7, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Centennial Welcome Center

UTEP Centennial Museum and Welcome Center

 

   The Official Centennial Welcome Center on the UTEP Campus.  http://centennial.utep.edu/welcomecenter.html

Aired Oct. 7, 2013.

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat October 5, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Chalk The Block

Interim Director of the Museums and Cultural Affairs Department, Ben Fyffe previews this year’s Chalk the Block Downtown Public Art Festival.

6th Annual Chalk the Block - Downtown Public Art Festival
October 11 – 13
Friday 6pm-9pm, Saturday 10am – 10pm, Sunday 11am – 3pm
www.chalktheblock.com

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat October 5, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Border Legends Concert

Rick Kern, Producer of the 5th annual Border Legends of El Paso Rock n' Roll Concert previews "El Paso's Greatest High School Reunion and Concert" with eight of El Paso's Best Bands of the 60's and 70's.   

Border Legends of El Paso Rock n' Roll Concert
Saturday, October 12, 3 - 11pm
El Maida Shrine Auditorium
6331 Alabama Street
www.borderlegends.net

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat October 5, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Artist FreChelle Tesla

Visual artist, FreChelle Tesla, discusses how she works to educate and challenge the community with the meaning and message of her art.       

http://fineartamerica.com/profiles/frechelletesla.html

KTEP Local
11:30 am
Sat October 5, 2013

GOOD TO GROW: Monsoon Effects on the Region

Pigweed

  Denise, Bill, and Norma talk about the effects the recent monsoon season had on the region...good and bad.  Weeds are very prolific right now, and we'll find out how to prevent weeds from coming up in your lawns in the winter.  Now is a good time to think about overseeding your lawn with fescue or rye if you would like a green lawn all winter long.  See how the monsoon season affected our region here: http://www.srh.noaa.gov/media/epz/MonsoonSeason2013.pdf

Aired Oct. 5, 2013.

KTEP Local
1:29 am
Sat October 5, 2013

FOCUS ON CAMPUS: Immigration Conference

  Louie talks with Zita Arocha, senior lecturer, UTEP Department of Communication, on a conference for immigration reporting training.  "Immigration: From the Border to the Heartland" will host 20 journalists from across the country.  The conference will provide participants with journalistic skills and background on the different policy issues that affect immigration.

Aired Oct. 4, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Fri October 4, 2013

MINER MINUTES: The First Homecoming

Football Squad, ca. 1929

  

  The Miner's first homecoming football game.  Day 89 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial.

Aired Oct. 4, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Thu October 3, 2013

MINER MINUTES: The Different School Names of UTEP

TCM Logo, College of Mines & Metallurgy

  

  UTEP's name changes over the last 100 years.  Day 90 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial.

Aired Oct. 3, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Wed October 2, 2013

MINER MINUTES: UTEP Fight Song

The Marching Miner Regiment, 2013

  UTEP Fight Songs.  Day 91 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial.

The UTEP Fight Song as performed by the Marching Miners: 

Aired Oct. 2, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Tue October 1, 2013

MINER MINUTES: UTEP's Colors

    The colors of the University of Texas at El Paso through the years.  Day 92 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial.

Aired Oct. 1, 2013.

KTEP Local
12:48 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

FOCUS ON CAMPUS: Living Out

  Louie talks with Abel Garcia of the UTEP Department of Theatre & Dance, about the production "Living Out," performed at the UTEP Fox Fine Arts Studio Theatre, Sept. 25-29.  Abel talks about his interest theater, and about the story behind "Living Out."  He also talks about the difference between conversational speech and projecting from the stage.

For information call 915-747-5118.

Aired Sept. 27, 2013.

KTEP Local
11:43 am
Mon September 30, 2013

EL PASO PRIME TIME: NAMI Walks

  Dennis talks with Mallory Jacobson of NAMI (National Association on Mental Illness) about NAMI Walks, a fundraiser for the organization that aims to raise awareness and eliminate the stigma surrounding mental illness in the community.  NAMI Walks begins at 10 a.m. on Oct. 5, at Memorial Park.

Register for NAMI Walks online at https://securewalks.nami.org/registrant/LoginRegister.aspx?eventid=102137&langpref=en-CA&referrer=direct%2fnone

Aired Sept. 28, 2013.

KTEP Local
9:00 am
Mon September 30, 2013

MINER MINUTES: Distinguished Alumni

Sally A. Hurt Deitch

  

  

  

    UTEP's 2013 Distinguished Alumni.  Today is Day 93 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial.

Aired Sept. 30, 2013.

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat September 28, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Tom Lea: Grace Note in a Hard World

Veteran of Broadway, feature films and television, actor Ray Baker joins novelist, screenwriter, playwright and actress, Camilla Carr to talk about the first production of Frontera Repertory’s second season: Tom Lea: Grace Note in a Hard World an original work commissioned by the Tom Lea Institute for Tom Lea Month. 

Tom Lea: Grace Note in a Hard World
Saturday October 5 at 8 pm, and Sunday October 6 at 2:30 pm
The Philanthropy Theatre
http://www.fronterarep.org

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat September 28, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Chopin Music Festival

Dr. Lucy Scarbrough, President and Artistic Director of the El Paso Chopin Music Festival and Mary Scott, Festival Artist-in-Residence preview this year’s popular series of concerts.

El Paso Chopin Music Festival
Chamizal National Memorial Theatre
Saturday October 5 at 7pm - Krystian Tkaczewski
Saturday October 19 at 7pm - Mei-ting Sun
Saturday November 2nd at 7pm - Lucy Scarbrough
www.elpaso-chopin.com

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