Editorial Note: These articles and images have been revisited (and some reprinted) as part of our "Editors' Picks" issue. The pieces can be viewed by clicking the links listed below. This issue was created with the intent of showcasing some of the Daily Lobo's best work from Aug. 2016 until now. Our news, sports, culture, photo and music editors — along with our Editor-in-Chief — selected some of the most memorable pieces and moments to compile this year-in-review style issue. Although we were unable to include everything, more of our work can be found in our archives. 

The Daily Lobo staff


Culture



Art student brings comfort to campus, with her mattress

Ballet Review: The Russian National Ballet does Cinderella

Big shows at Popejoy leave UNM students feeling upstaged

Fiestas 2017 delivers a festival experience in miniature form

Hypnotist vists UNM, brings laughter and wonder

Nude modeling offers unique side job

Students show off work at Cherry Reel Film Festival

Unique farm designed to help young adults struggling with disability

UNM Hobbit Society digs deep into Middle Earth

"Viva" tackles LGBTQ issues with style

Zimmerman Plaza to light up for silent disco

Music

Ape Not Kill Ape, or how to DIY in farther-away lands

Best Original Score (Oscars 2017)

Best Rock Albums of 2016

A Look Into Sasquatch Music Festival 2017

Mike Vennart Q&A

Post-Rock: an Introduction

Review: Mount Eerie's "A Crow Looked at Me"

Touche Amore: Stage Four Review

News

After vetoing higher education funds, Martinez brings them back

ASUNM Elections: Senate results a mix from different slates

Burqueños march on International Women's Day for equal rights, respect

DACA: Dreaming beyond the new political landscape

Dreamstyle Remodeling takes lead as new donor of the Pit

Due to budget cuts, student fees increase 7.3 percent for undergrads, five for grad students

Locals convene at UNM in solidarity against the Dakota Access Pipeline

New evidence suggests UNMPD misconduct in 2014 case involving former UNM football players

Search for next UNM president still ongoing

Student progressive group plans Inauguration Day rally

Students help refugee families settle into life in America

Students watch Election Night results unfold at the SUB

Thousands of ABQ women march against Trump

UNM report recommends 'more inclusive' changes to University seal

UNM rolls out 1-on-1 sexual assault training

Yiannopoulos talks at UNM, touches on immigration, progressive movement, Islam

#YouAreWelcomeHere campaign embraces UNM's diversity

Sports

Baseball: Lobos come from behind to defeat Nevada and take back first place

Cross Country: Women win 9th straight conference title

Fall Sports Issue: Byrd's life inspires fellow Lobos

Football: Lobos win 9th game and cap season as bowl champions

Grad Issue: Basketball coach decides to improve his own game through college education

Men's Basketball: Lobos collapse in final minutes, losing in one of the greatest comebacks in NCAA history

Men's Soccer: Lobos Conference USA champions after blanking FIU

Women's Soccer: Lobos sign off on 2016 in style

Ski Team: Former student-athletes struggle with hard reality and uncertain future