Recent News


'It's Your Film'
February 16, 2023
During the afternoon on Feb. 10, UNM-Taos Film and Digital Media Arts (FDMA) hosted students from Film Prize Junior New Mexico (, for a demo of the new FDMA space on Klauer campus and to take part in a filmmaking workshop for high school students. The workshop gave the budding filmmakers the opportunity to describe their films and get feedback from FDMA faculty and the program’s advanced internship students about ways to proceed with their projects.


UNM-Taos traffic, parking, safety improvements underway
February 8, 2023
A UNM-Taos project has been funded to create a new Klauer campus entrance from County Road 110. It will start just past the main entrance, wind around the new Pathways building, and loop toward the back of campus near the trailhead and the Kids Campus, meeting up with the current main road


Pair of UNM-Taos Grads ‘Score’ Carson National Forest Jobs
February 8, 2023
During a recent Northern New Mexico Climate Change Corps (CCC) semester meeting, it was announced that UNM-Taos associate degree grads Peggy De’Scoville and Ganga Little were selected for Pathways positions as Natural Resources Student Trainees with the Carson National Forest (CNF).


Campus Trail Enhancements Planned
February 1, 2023
In January, UNM-Taos received the NM Outdoor Recreation Division (ORD) Trails+ grant to restore and upgrade the existing trail developed by the Rocky Mountain Youth Corps NM (RMYC). The plan is to enhance the trail with the addition of fitness stations, signage, and an “Art Walk.”


UNM-Taos Gifted New Mexico's Largest Public Telescope
February 1, 2023
With the intent to strengthen the overall campus experience, community, and culture of the campus and Northern New Mexico, UNM-Taos is presented with a unique opportunity to expand and improve outreach, presentation, study, and preservation of one of the world’s most precious natural resources: the night sky.