Recent News and Announcements


People Create Cities Speakers Series: Special Presentation Japanese American Prison Camps of World War II

1 Nov 2016

Special Collections Library * 423 Central Ave NE * 848-1376

Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015 1-3 pm

The presentation compares and contrasts the WRA "family" camps of WWII and DOJ Camps of NM. Live readings, discussions and photographic images will take place.

This presentation is a special arrangement travels to Lordsburg, Silver City, Las Cruces and Gallup Nov. 16 -19.

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The European Union: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

28 Oct 2016

Oct 28, 2016 * 3:00pm

Joe Jupille, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Political Science and co-director of the Tocqueville Initiative, University of Colorado, Boulder.

This lecture is made possible by the European Union Commission and the Colorado European Union Center of Excellence »


National Endowment for The Humanities

20 Oct 2016

NEH Next Generation Humanities PhD Grant Recipients

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