Recent News


Nursing, CDL, EMT Students Get Financial Aid Boost
September 21, 2022
On Monday, Sept. 19, members of the Lions Club of Taos presented UNM-Taos Chancellor Mary Gutierrez, Ed.D. — along with Director of Grants and Institutional Advancement Louis Moya, J.D. — with a check for $4,000 to support the club’s scholarship program at UNM-Taos.


Río Arriba County & UNM-Taos get grant for rural EMS response program
September 13, 2022
The University of New Mexico-Taos and Río Arriba County have received $190,000 to train 48 new EMT first-responders to effectively respond to drug overdoses and other scenarios related to opioid use disorder across rural Northern New Mexico.


Fruits of Their Labor
September 13, 2022
UNM-Taos Hospitality Coordinator and Culinary Arts Instructor Karla Nardi and her Fruit & Vegetable Carving class had been asked to create a centerpiece for a gathering with Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, elected officials, and local leaders on Sept. 7 at the Farmhouse Café and Bakery in El Prado. No small order, but they were up to the challenge.


VFW Magazine Features New Mexico Veterans Upward Bound’s Success
September 7, 2022
Veterans who wanted to return to school or change their careers know the benefits of reaching out to the New Mexico Veterans Upward Bound (NMVUB) program. Thanks to the article Academic Program in New Mexico Helps Veterans Succeed in Higher Education, which appears in the September 2022 edition of VFW Magazine, many others will now know the benefits as well.


SBDC Director Kaelin Named ‘State Star’
September 7, 2022
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UNM-Taos Director Anwar Kaelin’s successes and accolades just keep growing.