Lines of Force: A Retrospective of Fine Artwork By The Late John Stermer

McCray Gallery Exhibit Opening 5:30 p.m. Gallery Talk: 6:30 p.m. (Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://wnmu.zoom.us/j/88468984229) Exhibit runs through December 9, 2021. Special McCray Gallery Hours for 11/19-12/9: Monday: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday: noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday: noon to 6 p.m. Thursday: noon to 4 p.m. Friday: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thanksgiving Week hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving Day. After making New Mexico his home, John Stermer continued to exhibit in New Mexico, Texas and Arizona.  He traveled throughout the western United States as head of the Silver City Arts Council (also known as the Mimbres Region Arts Council), which he founded, and as a New Mexico Arts Commissioner. As a known and loved sponsor of the arts and an innovator of projects in music, dance, sculpture, painting, and theatre, he found himself a mentor of other artists and a teacher in his Silver City studio. Visit his...

WNMU Board of Regents Meeting

The WNMU Board of Regents will meet on Thursday, December 9, 2021, with the executive session in the Serna Conference Room of the Castorena Building at 8:30 a.m. and a regular session to follow in the Thomas B. McDonald Student Memorial Building Seminar Room at 10 a.m. Supporting documents will be available here.  REGULAR SESSION I. Call to Order / Pledge of Allegiance II. Approval of Agenda III. Approval of Minutes – July 27, 2021, and November 9, 2021 IV. Review Date of Next Board Meeting: Thursday, January 27, 2022, in Santa Fe V. President of Student Government (Information) – Mr. Richard Mubanga VI. President of Staff Senate (Information) – Mr. Luis Figueroa VII. President of Faculty Senate (Information) – Dr. Susan J. McFeaters VIII. University President’s Report (Information) – Dr. Joseph Shepard IX. Old Business A. None X. New Business A. Recommendation of Emeritus Designation – Dr. Joseph Shepard B. Student Handbook Change – Vice President of...

Mariachi Christmas Spectacular

Stomping feet, ringing horns, swirling dresses and lively violins fill the air as Mariachi Christmas swings through Silver City to ring in the holiday season. Vibrant music performed by nationally recognized Mariachi Aztlán captivates audiences with elegant, and energetic performances providing an intense experience for traditional, contemporary, and classical tastes. The exuberant dancing of Ballet Folklórico University of Texas Rio Grande Valley brings the sights and sounds of Mexico’s richly woven traditions of culture and faith to vivid life. Feliz Navidad! Presented by Noberta Fresquez & Fiestas...