Battalion' joins U.S. Army Cadet Command
States Army Cadet Command and UNM will host a ribbon cutting
ceremony for the Lobo Battalion to officially mark
its activation into the U.S. Army Cadet Command on Thursday,
Sept. 4 at 4:30 p.m. on the lawn near Scholes Hall and the Maxwell
is the first time that the ROTC program has existed in full
with its own department and staff located at the University,
said Major Hans F. Hunt.
ROTC program did exist in the early 1990s, but was an
extension program of New Mexico State University, he said.
Museum celebrates Asia Sept. 6
Maxwell Museum Association hosts Celebrate Asia
a salute to Asian culture and cuisine at the ballroom in the
newly renovated Student Union Building, Saturday, Sept. 6, at
6 p.m. The cost is $125 per person and $1,250 for a reserved
table for 10.
benefits the Maxwell Museum of Anthropology and the Alfonso
Ortiz Center for Intercultural Studies at UNM.
dinner features Asian cuisine prepared by celebrity chefs. Entertainment
includes music, dance and a silent auction.
information, call 277-0196
Cultural Center offers volunteer training
classes for those interested in volunteer work at the National
Hispanic Cultural Center will be held 9 a.m. to noon Thursday,
Sept. 11 or Saturday, Sept. 13 at the center's Wells Fargo Auditorium.
support literary, performing arts and music events and other
activities. Docents are volunteers who receive extra training
and give tours.
reserve a space, Doug Simon, volunteer coordinator, 246-2261,
ext. 142, or visit http://www.nhccnm.org.