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UNM 5K Commuter Club

UNM 5K Commuter Club Celebrates Anniversary
April 24, 2024
Last April, UNM Recreational Services Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC) launched the UNM 5K Commuter Club in conjunction with Student Affairs, the Provost’s Office and Parking Transportation. The program was created to help UNM meet its 2040 sustainability goal.  This year, the UNM 5K Commuter Club will celebrate its first year anniversary at the UNM Sustainability Expo on Thursday, April 25 from 10:30 a.m. to:30 p.m. on Cornell Mall where they will offer free bike diagnostics, chain cleaning, and help registering for the club.

El Puente 2024 trip

Southwest Airlines Helped El Puente Research Fellows take Experiential Learning to New Heights
April 12, 2024
For the first time in El Puente’s nine-year graduate school experiential trip history, students were able to trade their 8-hour drive for a one-hour plane ride thanks to the generosity of Southwest Airlines. The airline donated 34 e-tickets valued at over $13K to the program allowing them to save time while taking their graduate school journey to new heights.


The world's greatest unifier: Club Sports at UNM
April 12, 2024
Between juggling academics, jobs, and all the fun of college life in between, being a student-athlete isn’t for everyone. That doesn’t mean, however, that sports lovers want to give up time on the field entirely.  That’s the magic of Club Sports at UNM. Hosted under the multi-faceted UNM Recreational Services, Club Sports offers competitive or recreational options for students who want to continue in or try athletics. 

Student Memorial 2024

UNM to Honor Lobos at Student Memorial Ceremony
April 4, 2024
The University of New Mexico community will take time to remember and celebrate the lives of Lobos who passed away during the last year. A Student Memorial Ceremony will be held on Monday, April 29 at 6:30 p.m. in the Student Union Building, Ballroom C.  

Louie Awards nominations

Student Affairs Seeks Nominations for Annual Louie Awards
April 4, 2024
Each year, the Division of Student Affairs honors some of their own through though the annual Louie Awards.  This year, nominations are currently being accepted here through Monday, April 22 in the following categories:  UNM Faculty Leader of the Pack UNM Staff Leader of the Pack Outstanding Pack Lobo Star Student Employee Student Affairs Cub Howling Best Employee

Farmworker preparing for FAW

UNM organizations raise awareness for farmworker rights
March 29, 2024
At first glance, when you see the announcement for a set of days titled ‘Farmworker’s Awareness Week,’ you may wonder why it’s necessary to dedicate a week to a singular occupation. The University of New Mexico, however, is emphasizing that importance with events this week and beyond from March 25 to 29. 

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