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UNM's Native American Studies program among best college deals

UNM's Native American Studies program among best college deals

March 04, 2016 — The University of New Mexico was named as one of the best deals on colleges for Native American Studies. The list, which included 20 colleges, placed UNM at No. 15. UNM’s Native American Studies is an academic program committed to Indigenous research...

UNM alumna meets President Obama

UNM alumna meets President Obama

October 15, 2015 — On a wet and chilly September morning, President Barack Obama landed in Dillingham, Alaska, where he was greeted warmly by locals. Among them stood Alannah Hurley, UNM alumna (2009), and current executive director of the United Tribes of Bristol Bay...

New Exhibit Explores Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness

New Exhibit Explores Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness

April 20, 2015 — A new exhibit called “Native Voices: Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness” will be on display at UNM’s Domenici Center for Health Sciences Education beginning Wednesday, April 22. Public viewing will be available through Sunday, Oct. 18 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Domenici Center auditorium lobby.

Joe Sando Symposium on Pueblo Indian Studies set for March 5-6

March 02, 2015 — The second annual Joe Sando Symposium on Pueblo Indian Studies is set for Thursday-Friday, March 5 and 6. Registration begins at 9 a.m. Thursday ($50 at the door, $15 with student ID). The symposium begins at 10 a.m. The event is hosted by the Institute...

Lobo Living Room presents, ‘Geronimo, the Chiricahua warrior’

Lobo Living Room presents, ‘Geronimo, the Chiricahua warrior’

July 31, 2014 — The University of New Mexico Alumni Association hosts a Lobo Living Room event, “Geronimo, the Chiricahua Warrior,” with speaker Paul Hutton on Thursday, Aug. 14 from 6 – 7:30 p.m. at Hodgin Hall Alumni Center Plaza. Geronimo, the Chiricahua warrior, ...

UNM-Gallup hosts ‘Hero Twins Workshop’

March 06, 2014 — Approximately 200 Navajo men and boys recently attended a “Hero Twins Workshop” held at the University of New Mexico-Gallup campus. Students, family members and other supporters were encouraged to attend to learn about their Navajo traditions and ...

Cajete Featured Guest on Native America Calling

December 16, 2013 — Greg Cajete, director of UNM Native American Studies and member of Santa Clara Pueblo, is the featured guest on Native America Calling on Thursday, Dec. 19 from 11 a.m. to noon. Native America Calling airs locally on KUNM, 89.9 FM. Indigenous ...

UNM American Indian Student Services Participates in Food Drive

November 15, 2013 — American Indian Student Services, at the UNM Sidekicks Mentorship Program, is participating in a food drive to benefit the Albuquerque Public Schools Title I Homeless Project as part of their Sidekicks Mentorship Program. Collected items will be ...

Native American Heritage Month Celebrated at UNM

Native American Heritage Month Celebrated at UNM

November 12, 2013 — November is officially Native American Heritage Month across the country, and the University of New Mexico campus community is celebrating the rich culture and history in its own unique way. Native American students at UNM are also finding ways to ...

Lecture Explores 'The Indian Fashion Show'

April 01, 2013 — Nancy ParezoProfessor of American Indian Studies & Research Professor of Anthropology at the University of Arizona Nancy Parezo will present the 36th Journal of Anthropological Research Distinguished Lecture on "The Indian Fashion Show, Fighting Cultural ...

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