Upcoming Events: Stay Involved!

The UNM Alumni Association is committed to bringing people together, making connections and continuing the traditions of The University of New Mexico.

May 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017// 5:00 pm
GAAAC and Young Alumni
Baseball Tailgate

UNM Alumni Chapters team up! Join the Greater Albuquerque Area Alumni Chapter (GAAAC) and the Young Alumni Chapter (YA) for a UNM Baseball Tailgate. This is the annual Rio Grande Rivalry game between the Lobos and the Aggies!


Tuesday, May 2, 2017// 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm
Consumer Security Presentation
Taos, N.M.

The UNM Alumni Association in partnership with the New Mexico Attorney General’s Office in support of Financial Literacy Month and Money Smart Week will host Consumer Security: Protecting the Citizens of New Mexico.


Wednesday, May 3, 2017// 8:30 am-10:30 am
Donut Days
UNM Alumni Relations Office Event

Students, join us on the first Wednesday of the month from 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. at Hodgin Hall Alumni Center for coffee and a free donut (compliments of Donut Mart). Sponsored by UNM Alumni Association, GPSA, ASUNM, and Donut Mart.


Wednesday, May 3, 2017// 6:00 pm-10:00 pm
Grad Photos at The U!

We’ll light the U RED for YOU! We will have a professional photographer available to take a free photo of our Spring 2017 grads in front of The U at Hodgin Hall Alumni Center.

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017// 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
UNM Ring Ceremony
SUB Ballroom

ASUNM Lobo Spirit, in collaboration with the Student Activities , will host their UNM Ring Ceremony in the SUB Ballroom.


Thursday, May 4, 2017// 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm
Consumer Security Presentation
Los Alamos

The UNM Alumni Association in partnership with the New Mexico Attorney General’s Office in support of Financial Literacy Month and Money Smart Week will host Consumer Security: Protecting the Citizens of New Mexico.

RSVP here!


Saturday, May 6, 2017//11:00 am- 3:30 pm
Los Angeles Chapter
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo weekend

Join in the FUN with Los Angeles alums for: tour of Union Station, Cinco de Mayo fun on Olvera Street and lunch at Casa La Golondrina. Come meet NEW Chapter President Mike Curry and get a UNM T-shirt!

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Thursday, May 11, 2017// 5:30 pm- 7:00 pm
New Grad Bash
at Hodgin Hall Alumni Center

Join us for food, beverages, and music as we welcome 2017 UNM graduates to the UNM alumni family.

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Friday, May 12 - Saturday, May 13, 2017
Golden Graduates
Heritage Club and Spring Commencement Weekend

The Class of 1967 and the UNM Heritage Club members, those who graduated more than 50 years ago, are invited to attend the Heritage Club Reception & Dinner on Friday, May 12, at which time our Golden Grads of 1967 will be inducted into the club.

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Saturday, May 13, 2017// 9:00 am
UNM Graduation
Dreamstyle Arene aka The Pit

Join us for UNM's Spring 2017 Commencement ceremony. This ceremony will recognize graduates from all degree programs at all levels.

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Saturday, May 13, 2017// 9:15 am- 2:00 pm
Austin Chapter
Annual Spring Wine Tasting and Wildflower Tour

Tour the Wineries in the Driftwood Area. Taste wine at the Wimberley Valley Winery, Duchman Family Winery, Bella Vista Ranch (also taste olive oils from a grove of olive trees), and Driftwood Estate Winery.


Thursday, May 18, 2017// 6:30 pm- 9:30 pm
Atlanta Lobos
Meet and Eat

You are invited to the UNM Atlanta Alumni Chapter’s new event Atlanta Lobos Meet and Eat! This event is an opportunity for Georgia Lobos to connect and network while enjoying a New Mexico themed menu. Cost is $25 per person.

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Friday, May 19, 2017// 6:00 pm
Dallas Chapter
Distillery Tour and Social

Join us for an evening tour at the Witherspoon Distillery in Lewisville. The tour begins at 6 p.m. and will be followed by a chapter social. A food truck will be on hand to serve up some tasty bites.


Saturday, May 20, 2017//12:00 pm- 4:00 pm
Las Vegas Chapter
Ice Cream Social at Springs Preserve

You are invited to join the UNM Alumni Las Vegas Chapter for an Ice Cream Social. Sweet treats and yummy eats will be on the menu for Spring Preserve’s annual all-you-can-eat Ice Cream Festival.

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Saturday, May 20, 2017// 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm
Seattle Area
Alumni Event at the Sounders

Join the UNM Alumni Seattle Chapter for a fun afternoon at CenturyLink Field to watch UNM alumnus, Oniel Fisher (opens in new window), with the Seattle Sounders FC take on Real Salt Lake.

RSVP here!


For questions or more information:

Alumni Relations Office
O: 505-277-5808
800-ALUM-UNM (258-6866)
E: alumni@unm.edu