Joe Garcia http://www.kunc.org en Colorado Expands In-State Tuition Reciprocity Agreement with New Mexico http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-expands-state-tuition-reciprocity-agreement-new-mexico <p>Up to 500 Coloradans can now attend New Mexico universities and pay in-state tuition. That&rsquo;s thanks to a reciprocity agreement signed by Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia today on the Colorado State University campus in Fort Collins.</p><p> Tue, 22 May 2012 20:33:01 +0000 Grace Hood 27700 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Expands In-State Tuition Reciprocity Agreement with New Mexico Lt. Gov. Garcia Discusses Literacy, Early Education Challenges in Greeley http://www.kunc.org/post/lt-gov-garcia-discusses-literacy-early-education-challenges-greeley <p>Lieutenant Governor Joe Garcia spent the day in Greeley gathering feedback for an upcoming plan to improve early childhood literacy. Among the topics of discussion at a University of Northern Colorado event were possible partnerships between local K-12 schools and higher education.</p><p> Tue, 24 Jan 2012 22:00:03 +0000 Grace Hood 21333 at http://www.kunc.org Lt. Gov. Garcia Discusses Literacy, Early Education Challenges in Greeley Ernest House Jr. Appointed Commission of Indian Affairs Head http://www.kunc.org/post/ernest-house-jr-appointed-commission-indian-affairs-head <p>The appointment of a new head of the Colorado Commission of Indian Affairs was&nbsp; ratified&nbsp;Monday morning at the first meeting of the commission in the new year.&nbsp; The approval of the&nbsp;appointment brings an end to earlier controversy. Mon, 09 Jan 2012 22:21:24 +0000 Nathan Heffel 20496 at http://www.kunc.org Ernest House Jr. Appointed Commission of Indian Affairs Head Lt. Governor, Indian Affairs Commission Defend Carole Harvey Firing http://www.kunc.org/post/lt-governor-indian-affairs-commission-defend-carole-harvey-firing <p>Lieutenant Governor Joe Garcia is defending his decision to fire the executive secretary of the Colorado Commission of Indian Affairs, a move that&rsquo;s angered some activists in Indian country. Wed, 16 Nov 2011 23:51:25 +0000 Kirk Siegler 17749 at http://www.kunc.org Lt. Governor, Indian Affairs Commission Defend Carole Harvey Firing Literacy Listening Tour Swings Through Fort Collins http://www.kunc.org/post/literacy-listening-tour-swings-through-fort-collins <p>Lieutenant Governor Joe Garcia brought his <a href="http://www.literacymatterscolorado.org/">literacy listening tour</a> to Northern Colorado and Fort Collins yesterday.</p><p> Tue, 08 Nov 2011 12:00:00 +0000 Grace Hood 17271 at http://www.kunc.org Literacy Listening Tour Swings Through Fort Collins