UNM American Red Cross Club sponsors the American Red Cross New Mexico's "Save-a-Life Saturday" event March 19 in the Student Union building, Lobo rooms A & B. The event is being held in three sessions: 8:30 a.m.,10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

This national-scale Red Cross event, held in only 50 locations throughout the country, seeks to honor Rep. Gabrielle Giffords – a victim of the recent tragic shooting in Arizona – while teaching the importance of emergency preparedness and safety through Red Cross Hands-Only Citizen CPR sessions. The event is free and open to the public. 

For more information, contact the American Red Cross in New Mexico at (505) 265-8514, or visit, Red Cross New Mexico.