Pictured above: Members of the Black Alumni Chapter

Black Alumni Chapter

UNM Black Alumni Chapter Election of Executive Board Officers 2018

Black Alumni Chapter officers have been elected. Thanks to all who participated in the recent Black Alumni Chapter Elections. The following officers were elected and look forward to working with you: Barbara Brown Simmons, president; Helen Hamilton, vice-president; and Stanley Mosely, treasurer. Please direct any questions to Doris Willard by phone at 505-589-2542 or by email.

The purpose of the UNM Black Alumni Chapter is to develop a plan to mobilize the membership to assist in the accomplishment of the organization's purpose as follows:

  • To establish contact between the University and its Black Alumni
  • To maintain the existence of the Africana Studies Program and the African American Student Center
  • To assist with the recruitment, retention and graduation of Black Students
  • To establish a historical archive of the Black Student movement and Black Alumni contribution locally, nationally and internationally
  • To establish the Josephus (Joe) Long Scholarship Fund at UNM for high school and college students
  • To establish a bi-annual UNM Black Alumni publication

Motto: Never Submit to Injustice.

Last Updated: June 15, 2018

For questions or more information:

Barbara Brown Simmons, President
(760) 265-1170 barbarasimmons64@ yahoo.com