Higher Education

Seven more people arrested at UNM for protesting Israel-Hamas war

26 Views   Of the seven people taken into custody, two are students. Professors and educators are coming to the defense of their students ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — While protests continue to take place at universities across the country, educators are coming to the defense of their students.

State representatives call for solidarity with UNM pro-Palestine encampment

32 Views   The longest standing protest in UNM history, week three Two New Mexico representatives sent letters to University of New Mexico President Garnett Stokes in solidarity with the pro-Palestine Duck Pond encampment, the longest standing protest in UNM history, on Tuesday, May 7 and Wednesday, May 8. Stokes visited

Lobo basketball lands 6-8 high school recruit

81 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Lobo’s latest high school recruit officially committed to New Mexico on Wednesday. Daniel Thomas, a 6-8 forward/center from Carter High School in Dallas, TX posted his commitment on social media.

UNM officials speak out after campus protest escalates

55 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Officials at the University of New Mexico say they’re frustrated after a campus protest led to unrest. On Monday night, protestors occupied the school’s Student Union Building after a rally. They were arguing against the Israel-Hamas war.

16 arrested after pro-Palestine protesters occupy the SUB

51 Views   UNM solidarity encampment, week two On Tuesday, April 30 at around 3:30 a.m., 16 pro-Palestine protesters – five of them University of New Mexico students – were arrested by UNM Police Department officers at the Student Union Building after they occupied the space. New Mexico State Police, dressed

JT Toppin enters the transfer portal

53 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – One of the most accomplished freshman in the history of the Lobo men’s basketball team is one-and-done at UNM. After just one season with the Lobos, forward JT Toppin entered the NCAA transfer portal on Tuesday morning.