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Student Activities to Host Welcome Back Days
January 13, 2015

The UNM Student Activities Center will be hosting Welcome Back Days for the Spring 2015 semester on Wednesday, Jan. 14 and 21 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Union Building atrium. January 14 is…


UNM to Celebrate Black History Month
February 2, 2015

February 1 marked the beginning of Black History month and UNM’s African American Student Services kicked off the month with a flag raising ceremony on Monday outside the south side of Scholes H…


NSE Holds Placement Conference in Albuquerque
March 5, 2015

Waverly Mathis

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

Looking for our Next Louie Award Winners
March 4, 2015

Nick Lockwood and Louie

Student Affairs is currently seeking nominations for the annual “Louies” awards through Friday, April 17, 2015.   

Nominations are currently being accepted for the following awar…


LIFE Program Hosts Presentations on April 30
April 28, 2015

LIFE program classroom photo

The Leading Innovation for Education (LIFE) professional development program will be doing their final presentations on Thursday, April 30 from 9 to 11 a.m. in the CEOP-Outreach Computer Lab.  LI…

UNM to Participate in Bike to Work Day
April 16, 2015

Albuquerque Bike to Work Day poster

The UNM Bike Friendly University committee is encouraging all students, staff and faculty to join the City of Albuquerque in participating in National Bike to Work Day, Friday, May 15 from 6:30 to 8:3…

UNM ROTC, Student Affairs sign LoboRESPECT MOU
April 16, 2015

UNM ROTC signing MOU

The University of New Mexico Division of Student Affairs and UNM Army, Air Force and Naval ROTC signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) uniting efforts to combat sexual assault on campus and to adv…

UNM EMS Launches New Campus Safety Bike Patrol
April 15, 2015

Kane Darling and Erin Caulder on bikes

The new UNM Emergency Medical Services (UNM EMS) student-run organization began patrolling the campus last week with the goal of providing high quality emergency medical care to all students, staff an…

UNM Celebrates National Student Employment Week
April 13, 2015

Student Employment Week photo of Alicia and Vladi

UNM will again join colleges and universities across the country to recognize the student workforce during National Student Employment Week April 12-18. Students employed through the Student Employmen…

UNM CEP Student Wins STN Student of the Year Honor
April 9, 2015

Gabe Gallegos at the STN Awards Convention

The Student Television Network (STN) recently recognized Gabe Gallegos, a UNM College Enrichment Program (CEP) freshman double-majoring in strategic communication and political science, and newly elec…




2015 NMASAP Symposium Registration is Now Open
August 31, 2015

Symposium save the date card

Registration is now open for the 2015 New Mexico Association of Student Affairs Professionals (NMASAP) Symposium:Rethinking Diversity: Inclusive Engagement Practices,which will be held on Oct. 8-9 a…

Dean of Students Office Announces Staff Changes
August 27, 2015

Please note the following staff changes within the Dean of Students Office:

Student Rights and Responsibilities

Rob Burford, former Director of Student Rights and Responsibilities has moved over to th…

Student Support Services Program Receives Funding
August 26, 2015

SSS Students

The UNM Student Support Services (SSS) program, part of the TRiO program was recently awarded funding in the amount of $1.23 million from the U.S. Department of Education to support their program from…

Laci Green Event Draws Hundreds of UNM Students
August 24, 2015

Laci Green photo from the SUB

Last week, the UNM Women's Resource Center in partnership with the UNM Dean of Students OFfice, LoboRESPECT Student Group, Residence Life and Student Housing and the Associated Students of UNM (ASUNM)…

2015 Welcome Back Days
August 4, 2015

Avengers 2 Movie Poster

2015 Welcome Back Days kicks off this year with Friday Night Live, scheduled for Friday, August 14 from 8 to 11 p.m. in the Student Union Building.  The rest of the week's events are listed …


McNair Program to Host National Conference
September 29, 2015

Ronald E. McNair

The Ronald E. McNair Scholars program is hosting the 2015 UNM McNair Scholars Research Conference themed Discover the Power of Networking tomorrow, Oct. 1 and Friday, Oct. 2 at the UNM SUB.  McNa…

LoboRESPECT Advocacy Center to Open Sept. 25
September 22, 2015

LoboRESPECT logo
The LoboRESPECT Advocacy Center is a new office designed to provide information and support to students and university community members dealing with sexual violence, misconduct, and harassmen…

CEOP Introduces New Newsletter
September 18, 2015

CEOP Newsletter

The College Enrichment and Outreach Programs has launched a new newsletter entitled, The CEOP Informer.  The first newsletter features an overview of each of the programs that make up the CEOP. &…

I Have a Name Exhibit
September 15, 2015

I have a name

You are invited to attend the I have an Name exhibit, program and reception on Friday, at 2 p.m. in the Zimmerman Library Learning Commons.  The event features the UNM Dreamers in Action response…

CEP Offers First-Year Research Experience Scholarships
September 8, 2015

The College Enrichment Program (CEP) in collaboration with ASUNM, GPSA, and Student Fee Review Board, has created an initiative to introduce research opportunities to our students early in their colle…


Career Services Hosts Public Service Career Showcase
October 28, 2015

Public Service Career Showcase Logo

The University of New Mexico’s Office of Career Services presents the Public Service Career Showcase on Thursday, Nov. 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the UNM Student Union Ballrooms. The UNM Public …

Sweetland Recognized with Sarah Belle Brown Award
October 20, 2015

Katrina Sweetland photo

Katrina Sweetland, program coordinator with American Indian Student Services (AISS) was recently recognized as the staff winner of the 2015 Sarah Belle Brown Community Service Award. 

According t…

Fall Frenzy Beautifies UNM Campus
October 6, 2015

Last week’s Fall Frenzy event was one for the record books.  An increased number of students participated in the campus beautification event by laying mulch, rock and crusher fine in specif…

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
May 11, 2011

DVAM flyer

October Domestic Violence Awareness month and the Women’s Resource Center is collecting women's clothing, general toiletries, and feminine hygiene products to put in care packages to donate to H…


Student Affairs Seeks 2016 Fellows
November 17, 2015

2015 Fellows photo

The Office of Student Affairs is currently seeking applicants for its 2016 Fellowship program.  This 15-month program provides opportunities to gain leadership and professional development skills…

Army National Guard Minuteman Scholarships Awarded
November 17, 2015

We would like to congratulate five cadets in the UNM Army ROTC who were recently awarded the prestigious 2015 New Mexico Army National Guard Minuteman scholarships. There are only six of these scholar…

ASUNM Arts and Crafts Fair This Week
November 16, 2015

The Associated Students of UNM (ASUNM) is once again hosting its annual arts and crafts fair today through Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in SUB Ballrooms. This year features over 70 vendors selling lo…

IME Becas Scholarship Check Presentation
November 16, 2015

Check presentation flyer

This Friday, Nov. 20 at 9:45 a.m. Dr. Eliseo "Cheo" Torres, vice president for Student Affairs, will be joining the Mexican Consulate in Albuquerque at the National Hispanic Cultural Center for the pr…

UNM Celebrates Veterans Day
November 2, 2015

Veterans Day picture

The UNM Veterans Resource Center and the Student Veterans of UNM are hosting several event in honor of Veteran's Day, Nov. 11.  On Tuesday, Nov. 10,  the Student Veterans of UNM will be…


Crabb Named as UNM Interim Dean of Students
December 18, 2015

Jenna Crabb

Dr. Eliseo “Cheo” Torres, Vice President for Student Affairs is please to announce the appointment of Dr. Jenna Crabb, as the new UNM Interim Dean of Students effective Tuesday, Jan. 5, 20…

UNM Dean Of Students Aguirre Resigns Position
December 16, 2015

Tomas Aguirre

UNM Dean of Students, Tomas Aguirre, has accepted a position at the Texas A&M University - Commerce, and his last day at UNM will be Monday, Jan. 4.  I would like to congratulate Dr. Aguirre on h…

Warning regarding Phishing Emails
May 11, 2011

Phishing scam example

Please be aware of phishing emails that are making the rounds. Shown is an example of a recent one. It looks legitimate because it has the UNM Logo on it – this one says it is from Student Affai…