Española Public Schools leader elected chairman of national Hispanic panel

Ruben Archuleta, the vice president for the Española School Board, was elected chairman of the National School Boards Association’s National Hispanic Council of School Board Members on Wednesday.

It’s another honor for Archuleta, who has been on the Española board since 2014. He also serves on the board of the National Association of Latino Elected Officials and recently was appointed as a regent to Northern New Mexico College.

“I am excited and honored to lead the National Hispanic Council in its mission to promote quality education for all students with emphasis on the problems and successes of the Hispanic student,” Archuleta said.

Santa fe community college to begin online registration for summer session

Santa Fe Community College will begin online registration for summer classes to all in-state residents Tuesday at 8 a.m. New students should visit

Returning students can visit to find classes and registration guidance, and are strongly encouraged to work with an academic advisor prior to registering.

Returnees seeking academic advisement are encouraged to call 505-428-1275 or email

New students are encouraged to contact the college’s Welcome and Advising Center at 505-428-1270 or

The college is also offering expanded student resources, access to financial aid, technological assistance and mental health resources.

For more information, email the financial aid office at or call 505-428-1268.

The New Mexican

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