UNM Newsroom
Skip Newsroom Navigation



Exercise hormone may factor in breast cancer prevention

University of New Mexico researchers are studying a newly discovered hormone that releases from muscle after exercise. Irisin, named for the Greek “messenger” goddess Iris, may prevent breast cancer and boost the effects of chemotherapy drugs used in...

Schamiloglu in his lab

Schamiloglu honored with IEEE pulsed power award

Edl Schamiloglu, Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of New Mexico, has been recognized with the 2015 IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Society’s Pulsed Power Science and Technology Committee’s Peter Haas Award in...

LGBTQI pride

Identity is more than gender and sexual behavior

New Mexico is one of the most ethnically diverse states in the U.S. which is reflected at the University of New Mexico. UNM consistently strives for and receives high rankings for diversity making it what a university should be in the 21st century. ...

Latest News

See all

Inside UNM

State budget bill now in Senate

February 25, 2015 — On a 42–25 vote, the New Mexico House of Representatives approved the state budget bill that contains $6.2 billion to fund ...

UNM Gallup students tour City Hall

UNM-G students tour city hall

February 24, 2015 — A group of UNM-Gallup students who are members of the Gallup Land Partners, LLC (“GLP”) Entrepreneurship Program funded by ...

See all