Monthly Archives: January, 2013

  1. Visual and Performing Arts Wearable Arts Show Feb. 9

    Tressa Jones Las Vegas, N.M. — The New Mexico Highlands University Department of Visual and Performing Arts presents the second annual Wearable Arts Show Feb. 9 in the university’s Student Center Ballroom, 903 Baca Ave. The doors open at 5:30 p.m. for the night of art, fashion, music and dance. At 6 p.m., an enchilada…

  2. Raising Awareness for Stalking Prevention Month

  3. Regents Name Residence Hall for Scholarship Benefactors

    Las Vegas, N.M. — The new residence hall at New Mexico Highlands University has been named for three generous benefactors who funded hundreds of scholarships for the university’s students over the years. The Highlands University Board of Regents voted unanimously at its Dec. 21 meeting to name the residence hall for Matie Viles and Ken…

  4. Earth Chronicles Art Exhibit and Documentary Jan. 31

    Truchas by Fran Hardy Las Vegas, N.M. — New Mexico Highlands University presents the Earth Chronicles Project: New Mexico art exhibit in Burris Hall Gallery with an artist reception Jan. 31 at 5 p.m. The gallery is at 903 National Ave. Following the reception, a documentary that features the New Mexico artists in the exhibit…

  5. African American Legacy Symposiums Jan. 26, Feb. 9

  6. Revolutionary War Reading Group at Donnelly Library

  7. Public Forum Jan. 18 On Water Supply and Wildfire

  8. Bless Me, Ultima Film To Show in Ilfeld

    Las Vegas, N.M. — New Mexico Highlands University presents the acclaimed film Bless Me, Ultima Jan. 18 and Jan. 19 at 7:30 p.m., and Jan. 20 at 2 p.m. in the university’s historic Ilfeld Auditorium, 900 University Ave. The PG-13 film will not be released nationally until Feb. 22. General admission tickets are $5. Tickets…

  9. Donnelly Library Awarded Preservation Grant

    Cheryl Zebrowski¬† Las Vegas, N.M — The New Mexico Highlands University Donnelly Library was awarded a $6,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to help preserve the library’s extensive historical records and fine arts collection. ¬† It is the first NEH grant in Donnelly Library’s history. The grant will help preserve a wide…