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The VMRC is Moving
July 26, 2021
On August 2, the Veterans Military and Resource Center is moving to 608 Buena Vista Drive (Building 20A, west of Dane Smith Hall).  The move will provide students with additional resources and allow them to be in the same building with the Student Veterans of UNM.

Cheo Retirement

Torres Retires after 25 years at UNM
July 19, 2021
As the fall 2021 semester comes into view and the Lobos will be back to in-person instruction after a COVID-19-driven hiatus, one UNM staple will be noticeably absent.  Scholes Hall Room 229 will feel different, Welcome Back Days will feel different, campus in general will feel different because Dr. Eliseo “Cheo” Torres is retiring as the Vice President for Student Affairs on August 1—a position he held for the last 25 years.

Meinders

Army ROTC Welcomes Major Meinders to the Helm
July 14, 2021
The University of New Mexico Army ROTC program recently welcomed Major Jeffrey Meinders as its new leader following the departure of LTC Thomas Chae.  Meinders is an Army Aviator who has been on active duty as an officer for 17 years, with four years of enlisted service in the Missouri National Guard while attending college and ROTC.  Recently stationed in Fort Belvoir, Virginia, he served as mission commander for the Defense Threat Reduction Agency Open Skies Treaty until its termination in 2020.

Johnson Center Updates Hours
July 12, 2021
Johnson Center has adjusted it's hours in accordance with the State's COVID guidelines. Please visit the Recreational Services website for all the details.