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Alternative Spring Break a Success
April 20, 2011

Photo: Student working on a house

The UNM Dean of Students Office and Student Activities Center hosted the first “Alternative Spring Break” trip for students Mar. 14-19, 2011. UNM students traveled to New Orleans, LA to as…

NSE Sets Records
April 14, 2011

For over thirty years, the University of New Mexico has been participating in the National Student Exchange (NSE), a not-for-profit education consortium which provides affordable and practical opportu…

Celebrate Student Employees
April 5, 2011

Help us cerebrate the wonderful student employees at UNM by participating in the annual Student Employment Week Celebration, April 9-13.  This is a great way of recognizing the outstanding contri…


2011 Mentoring Conference
May 18, 2011


The 2011 Mentoring Conference “Learning Across Disciplines” is set for October 26-28 on the UNM Campus.  This is the fourth annual mentoring…


UNM CAMP Program Receives Funding
June 28, 2011

The UNM College Assistant Migrant Program (CAMP) was recently re-awarded funding in the amount of $410,767 for one year from July 1, 2011 through June 30, 2012, and the program anticipates that the gr…

WRC Hosts Women of Peace Art Exhibit
June 11, 2011

The art exhibit “Women of Peace” by Elaine Cimino, will be showcased at the UNM Women’s Resource Center (WRC), Mesa Vista Hall, Rm 1160, throughout the month of March in honor of Wom…

June Newsletter is Online
June 2, 2011

The June 2011 edition of the Update newsletter is currently online and it has been redesigned with a new look!  Please send your feedback and story ideas to Dorene DiNaro at or ca…


ARC Adds UNM Accessible Map to Web
July 25, 2011

UNM's Accessibility Resource Center has created an accessible campus map which shows locations of accessible mobility routes, curb cuts, automatic doors, lifts and elevators on campus as well as disab…

Dennis Jackson is Retiring
July 25, 2011

Dennis Jackson, MD


Dennis Jackson, M.D. is retiring After 40 years as a physician at UNM Student Health & Counseling, Dr. Dennis Jackson is retiring. Dr. Jackson attended undergraduate and medical school at Van…

Residence Life Second Annual Operation: Lobo Move-In
July 25, 2011

Residence Life & Student Housing is excited to announce its second annual Operation: Lobo Move-in event. This is an excellent opportunity for faculty and staff to welcome incoming students. Residents …


Rec Services Announces New Fall Hours
August 18, 2011


Johnson Center will once again be open on weekends during the fall semester.  Weekend hours for the fitness areas and gym space will be Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., and the…

AFROTC Wins Top Honor in Right of Line Competition
August 10, 2011

The University of New Mexico’s Air Force ROTC Detachment 510 Warhawks were recently recognized as the number one medium detachment in the southwest region with the 2011 Air Force “Right of…

2011 Lobo Move-In Guide
August 5, 2011

Moving into the dorms at UNM this semester?  Check out the 2011 Lobo Move-In Guide to answer any questions about dates, times or any other housing questions you may have.

CLPS Receives Kellogg Grant
August 5, 2011


The UNM Community Learning and Public Service (CLPS) office in the Division of Student Affairs was recently awarded a $400,000 grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation of Battle Creek, MI. 

UNM Children?s Campus Receives New Mexico PreK Grant
August 3, 2011

The University of New Mexico Children’s Campus for Early Care and Education was recently awarded a New Mexico PreK grant funded by the New Mexico Children Youth and Families Department (CYFD) an…

Student Job Fair Scheduled for August 26
December 6, 2021

Students interested in working on campus will have an opportunity to meet with UNM departments and program representatives during the fifth annual UNM Student Job Fair Friday, Aug. 26, from 10 a.m. to…


Workforce Recruitment Program Plans Visit to UNM
September 5, 2011

A federal representative from the Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP) will be on the UNM campus in the Office of Career Services on Monday, Nov. 7 and Tuesday, Nov. 8 to interview qualified students a…

NSSP Hosts 9/11 Ten Years After Symposium
September 1, 2011

 The National Security Studies Program (NSSP) is hosting a free conference “9/11 Ten Years After:  Evolving Threats and U.S. Responses” on Thursday and Friday Sept. 22-23 in the …


UNM is Tobacco Free
October 28, 2011

The University of New Mexico is committed to wellness, prevention, and providing a healthy environment to learn, work and visit. Therefore, on August 1, 2009, the University put a policy in place maki…

NMASAP Hosts Annual Symposium
October 25, 2011

The New Mexico Association of Student Affairs Professionals (NMASAP) will hold its statewide symposium on Thursday, Nov. 10 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Friday, Nov. 11. from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. i…

University College Research Quest Day 2011
October 24, 2011

University College presents Research Quest Day open to all freshmen students on Thursday, Nov. 17 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the SUB.  Freshmen from all majors are encouraged to participate.  …

UNM Forms Skateboard Committee
October 10, 2011

In response to recent concerns by UNM students and staff about safety issues relating to skateboarders on the UNM campus, the Interim Dean of Students, Kim Kloeppel, formed a campus-wide administrativ…

October Edition of the Update Newsletter is out
October 3, 2011

October is National Careers in Student Affairs Month.  The latest edition of the Update newsletter features many interesting articles regarding Student Affairs and ways to celebrate this month, a…

UNM SHAC to Participate in Mental Health Screening Day
September 27, 2011

As part of Mental Health Screening Day, UNM Student Health & Counseling (SHAC) is offering students a free mental health check-up on Thursday, Oct. 6, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in SHAC, room 155 (outside…


AFROTC Serves Up Thanksgiving Dinner for Cadets
November 17, 2011

For the past fifteen years, the cadre and staff of the UNM Air Force ROTC have been preparing and serving Thanksgiving dinner to their students who can’t be home for the holiday. This year, the …

Still Time to Register for NMASAP Symposium
December 6, 2021

The New Mexico Association of Student Affairs Professionals (NMASAP) will hold its statewide symposium Nov. 10-11 at The University of New Mexico Student Union Building Ballrooms and will feature seve…

Campus Safety Walk Set for Tuesday, Nov. 15
December 6, 2021

The UNM Dean of Students Office will once again host a Campus Safety Walk on Tuesday, Nov.15 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.  The Health Sciences Center will also conduct a safety walk of the North Campus at…

McNair Scholar Invited to Prestigious PhD Conference
December 6, 2021

Demetrius Gloster, a Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program Scholar and Anderson School of Management student who will be graduating with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration…


Rec Services Staff Mourns the Loss of Hohnke
December 9, 2011


Robert Hohnke, who the staff at Recreational Services loving referred to as “German Rob” died Tuesday after a weather-related car accident near Farmington he was involved in last Friday.&#…