STORIES THAT CHANGE THE WORLD
Groundbreaking research. Entrepreneurial opportunities. Student-driven outreach. This is Lobo territory. Where smart, determined students from all over the world are free to learn, grow and experience life to the fullest.
Our community is continually evolving. Growing. Unfolding. The moments we live become the stories we tell – weaving into the tapestry of UNM’s vibrant history.
Our historians? THE UNM NEWS TEAM. CREATING. PHOTOGRAPHING. CAPTURING. Documenting your story to share, broadcast and empower.
STROKE RECOVERY AND SOCIALIZING THROUGH SONG
For people who have experienced a stroke or other brain injuries, the small tasks of writing, singing or speaking can take an enormous amount of effort.
That’s why one University of New Mexico faculty member in the Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences created the Neuro Choir, a group of singers dedicated to supporting and including members recovering from brain injury.
GROUNDBREAKING DISCOVERY CONFIRMS EXISTENCE OF ORBITING SUPERMASSIVE BLACK HOLES
Artist’s conception shows two supermassive black holes, similar to those observed by UNM researchers, orbiting one another more than 750 million light years from Earth.
FROM ALZHEIMER’S TO ZIKA, OUR RESEARCH SAVES LIVES.
At UNM Health Sciences, the state’s only academic health center, our scientists conduct groundbreaking biomedical research that has led to major breakthroughs in Alzheimer’s, brain trauma, cancer, diabetes and other diseases that will have life-changing significance throughout the world.
Our School of Medicine, College of Pharmacy, College of Nursing and College of Population Health offer exceptional educational opportunities and nationally-ranked programs.
With nearly 1,100 full-time faculty and $203 million in research grants, UNM Health Sciences is educating future health care providers, treating local patients and tackling global issues.