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Campus News
     
Your faculty and staff news since 1965
Current Issue: October 6, 2003
Volume 39, Number 6

In brief

Debate on America's role at UNM Oct. 6

Dr. Roger Hagengruber, UNM Center for Public Policy director will be among the panelists discussing foreign policy issues at the UNM hosted event "The People Speak: America debates its role in the world" set for Monday, Oct. 6 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the UNM Continuing Education bldg. in conference rm. C.

A reception will be held from 5:30 - 6:15 p.m. RSVP to Adriana Badal, 688-4715.

Dress warm Oct. 15-19 for steam interruption

Steam service will be interrupted in the majority of campus buildings Wednesday, Oct. 15 through Sunday, Oct. 19 in order to make critical repairs to the UNM steam distribution system.

The scheduled outage is a fundamental part of the maintenance plan for Ford Utilities Center and its distribution systems throughout the UNM campus. Those who will be on campus during the time of maintenance should be prepared to dress warmly.

The outages will continue to be performed during spring and fall breaks.

For information, call Steve Marquez, plant manager, Ford Utilities Center, 277-2464.

Recreational Services wins Homecoming prize

A dozen UNM offices took on a splash of color for Carnival on the Rio, UNM's Homecoming theme and participated in a decorating contest.

Recreational Services took first place earning lunch for up to 10 persons at Bene Pizza and Pasta Restaurant at the SUB, tickets to the ovation series, Homecoming posters, and gift certificates from the Maxwell and UNM Bookstore.

The Office of the Registrar earned second place and tying for third was Anderson Schools, General Accounting and the Maxwell Museum. Prizes were awarded courtesy of Sonic, the Alumni Office and UNM Press.

UNM gears up for Bike and Walk to School Day

UNM will participate in “Bike and Walk to School Day,” Oct. 8.

Free refreshments will be served at the duck pond from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Information tables will be set up from 10 a.m.- 1p.m. Learn about exercise, bike upkeep and more. An Employee Health Promotion Program (EHPP) walk begins at noon.

For more information, contact Sabra Basler at 277-7590 or the EHPP at 272-4460.