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  • 11

    Feb

    KEDP assignment application — online notice 

  • 02

    Mar

    Latrice Royale - Drag Queen Bingo

  • 04

    Mar

    Meet and Greet - Student Success Center

  • 24

    Mar

    Virtual Bilingual Poetry Night

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FULL TERM: JAN 15 – MAY 8, 2020

  • 16

    Nov

    Academic Calendar Spring Semester 2021

  • 20

    Jan

    Full term January 20—May 14

  • 01

    Mar

    Early registration for 2021 summer semester begins March 1

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Campus News

Social Work Student Ericka John Creates Drama Club for Shiprock Youth

February 24, 2021

Social Work Student Ericka John Creates Drama Club for Shiprock Youth

February 24, 2021 Las Vegas, N.M. – Eighth-grade students in Shiprock, New Mexico, have the chance to express themselves artistically in an after-school drama club, thanks to New Mexico Highlands University social work student Ericka John. Going forward, John…

Highlands Offers Three Little Free Libraries to Public

February 24, 2021

Highlands Offers Three Little Free Libraries to Public

February 24, 2021 Las Vegas, N.M. – New Mexico Highlands University joined the worldwide little free…

Brooklyn Aragon Wins National Institutes of Health Fellowship

February 17, 2021

Brooklyn Aragon Wins National Institutes of Health Fellowship

February 17, 2021 Las Vegas, N.M. – New Mexico Highlands University chemistry senior Brooklyn Aragon received a biomedical post-baccalaureate fellowship at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland. Aragon of Las Vegas, New Mexico, has earned a…

Joedy Quintana Headed to Veterinary School

February 16, 2021

Joedy Quintana Headed to Veterinary School

February 16, 2020 Las Vegas, N.M. – New Mexico Highlands University biology graduate Joedy Quintana will  follow her dreams to veterinary school with Massey University in New Zealand and Michigan State University both accepting her to…

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    • Eighth-grade students in Shiprock, New Mexico, have the chance to express themselves artistically in an after-school drama club, thanks to New Mexico Highlands University social work student Ericka John. #nmhu #nmhusocialwork #nmhuErickaJohn t.co/YXMXvlhyA1 t.co/bpbRFgHNSw
    • New Mexico Highlands University joined the worldwide little free library book sharing movement with three boxes installed on the Las Vegas campus Feb. 23 and Feb. 24. #nmhu #nmhuLittleFreeLibraries t.co/k8ofuwp4Oh t.co/1XtWAvsnuS
    • Feb 26, 2021 12 – 1:30 p.m. Mountain Time: Join students Christopher Holmes and Eva Keltner for dialogue and sharing. Show your artwork, read your poems, share an article, and engage in an inclusive educational discussion. Go to the nyNMHU Portal for your link! #BlackHistoryMonth

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