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Student to Student - Welcome + SHLC Opportunities
August 24, 2021

Chris Naranjo is wearing a dress shirt and tie and is smiling for the camera.

Hey Lobos, it feels like it has been forever since I last wrote to you all. How was everybody’s summer? My summer flew by because school, work, and, of course, COVID took over. As the fall semes…


Student to Student - Enjoy Balloon Fiesta
September 30, 2021

Olive Moss looks up at all the balloons at the NM Balloon Fiesta.

Hi Lobos!

It is my favorite time of the year here in Albuquerque: Balloon Fiesta! There is nothing better than waking up at three in the morning and going to watch the mass ascension. Even though I di…

Student to Student - Health and Wellness Fair
September 16, 2021

Lisbeth Duron Pacheco is sitting on a rock wall with the city of Albuquerque in the background.

Hola Lobos!

I hope you are doing excellent, staying safe, and ready to take on this new semester! Let’s go Lobos, you got this!

My name is Lisbeth Duron Pacheco, and I am a senior majoring in Co…

Student to Student - Lobo Prevention Pack
September 2, 2021

Lianna Maldonado is wearing a New York T-shirt and smiling for the camera.

Well hi there ‘Bos! How is everyone? I hope you all are as excited as I am to be back on campus. It has been way too long, and I missed walking around campus and in-person classes more than I th…


Student to Student - Stay Safe this Fall
October 14, 2021

Sami Sosa poses with her two dogs in the mountains.

Hi Bo’s! I’m Sami Sosa! I cannot believe we are already halfway through the semester. It is exciting to see so many of us on campus again. I love this time of year. Sweater weather, s…

SHAC Flu Shot Clinics - Thank You to Our Partners
October 14, 2021

"Thank You" multi-colored text against a colorful background.

We are pleased to announce the results of the SHAC Flu Shot Clinics offered on October 5 and 6, 2021 at the SHAC Plaza. A total of 1,877 students, staff and faculty were immunized at this two-day even…


Congrats to SHAC HP Fall Graduates
November 27, 2021

SHAC Health Promotion Graduates dressed in caps and gowns pose in front of a tree at UNM.

Pictured from left to right: Samantha Sosa - BS, Health Education; Olivia Moss – BS, Health Education; Leah Adent – Master’s of Public Health; Lianna Maldonado – BS, Populati…

Student to Student - Good Luck and Study Hard
November 27, 2021

Grace Conlin wears a hat and coat and smiles for the camera.

Hey there Lobos!

First off, I hope you all had a restful and fun Thanksgiving break with your friends and family. I for one had a blast and definitely needed a couple days off!  

With the se…

Student to Student - Practice Gratitude
November 11, 2021

Chris Naranjo is wearing a dress shirt and tie and smiling.
Hello Lobos, 

It feels as though it has been forever since I last wrote to you all! I hope everyone is doing amazing and the semester is going strong! As for myself, it has honestly been really …

Student to Student - Happy November
November 2, 2021

Grace Conlin wears a coat and hat and smiles for the camera.

Hey there Lobos!

Happy November everyone! I hope you all have been enjoying the gorgeous weather and scenery on both our campus, and around our beautiful city. Between the changing seasons, and the an…


SHAC Recognized at UNM Women's Basketball Game
December 2, 2021

A group of SHAC staff pose on the floor of the UNM Arena and wave to the crowd of spectators at the game.

The theme for the Women’s Basketball Game held on November 30, 2021, was “Mental Health Awareness Night.”

UNM Athletics acknowledged SHAC staff for their continued efforts to provi…