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Recent articles by Ellen:

Meet the New Mexico-born neuropsychologist working to diversify the field

Not many people know what a neuropsychologist is, so Lynette Abrams-Silva explains it this way: "It's part detective, part novelist and part demon hunter." → Read More

If they ask you to hurry, then consider it a 'huge red flag'

Mark Medley knows about identity theft because he's been a victim, and he runs a nonprofit in ... → Read More

ABQ coffee shop owner tries to cultivate 'gathering place'

At Cutbow Coffee Roastology, Bibiana is always treated with respect. Store owner Paul Gallegos calls her “Bibi” for short and will, upon occasion, bring her a bouquet of flowers. It’s a little odd because Bibi is actually a giant coffee roaster, and she’s named after one of Gallegos’ ancestors, and symbolizes the reverence he shows […] → Read More

Bridging the intergenerational gap through technology

Teeniors founder aimed to solve real-world problems → Read More

One-on-One: Chile group leader hopes to inspire fellow millennials

Travis Day says he wants to repair ranchers' and farmers' public image. → Read More

MVD isn't checking your COVID status

OPINION | Be wary of emails and texts that don't quite add up → Read More

One-on-One with Karen Crow – Co-founder of NeuroGeneces, Inc.

Startup relies on sleep science to enhance memory retention → Read More

Vigilant couple avoids falling for utility hustle

OPINION | 'We were nervous, we were scared, we were panicked,' says Judy Lawrence, an Albuquerque ... → Read More

Scams on the rise; get free credit reports weekly

OPINION | Psychological tactics are likely to play a bigger role in today's online attacks → Read More

Online deals: If it's too good to be true ... it's too good to be true

OPINION | Check for customer complaints and see if the customer service line is a working number → Read More

One-on-One: Drew Tulchin – President of the New Mexico Angels

Picture this: a bundled-up elementary school kid selling garden seeds in the middle of a snowstorm. ... → Read More

One-on-One with Edith Cherry

'I've probably been the luckiest person in the world.' That's the perspectiv ... → Read More

One-on-One: Katie Hagan — Head Vintner, La Chiripada Winery

By Ellen Marks For the Journal Credit 'crazy curiosity and determination' for the lives Katie Hagan has already lived — and she's only 32. Hagan rose to the ... → Read More

One-on-One with Scott McLaughlin – Spaceport America executive director » Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Scott McLaughlin was the kid who brought a transistor radio to class so he wouldn't miss a minute of ... → Read More

One-on-One with Theresa Carson » Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — It was "Big Mama" who taught Theresa Carson some of life's most important lessons.Cars ... → Read More

One-on-One with Monte Skarsgard » Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Monte Skarsgard wants you to know who grew your peach (Paul in Colorado). Same goes for the fresh co ... → Read More

One on One with Cathryn McGill » Albuquerque Journal

Cathryn McGill, founder and director of the NM Black Leadership Council is seen in her Southeast Albuquerque office. (Adolphe Pierre-Louis/Journa)l ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — “I’ve been in trouble most of my life.” Cathryn McGill says her determination to get things done took hold when she was a 6-year-old – “pretty precocious and sure that I knew everything.” One of the things she knew was that she… → Read More

One-on-One with Bobby Ehrig » Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Ask Bobby Ehrig about his life, and you quickly learn that it's all about homeless veterans – ... → Read More

One-on-One with Shyla Sheppard » Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Shyla Sheppard's journey from North Dakota reservation to Stanford University to venture capitalist ... → Read More

One on One with Dorian Newton » Albuquerque Journal

LOS ALAMOS – Dorian Newton is a big-picture guy, a systems engineer who comes up with a visi ... → Read More