Upcoming Events


August 3-24
Highlands History Art Exhibition
Daily 8-5, weekends by appointment.
Kennedy Alumni Gallery
Opening reception August 9, 4-7 pm

August 16
Happy Hour in Albuquerque
4:30-6:30 pm Riverpoint Sports & Wellness, 9190 Coors Blvd. NW.
We’ll provide the refreshments, you provide the great stories! Please RSVP for this event.

August 25
Highlands H:125 Matanza
Traditional celebration for Highlands Family and Community.
10 am-2 pm, Sanchez Family Stadium
Tickets $5 (children 3 and under are free). Purchase at the Foundation Office before August 15.
905 University Ave., or call or email us.
Absolutely no tickets will be sold after August 15, and no tickets will be sold at the gate.


September 1
Hermit’s Peak Alumni & Student Hike
Join in this long-standing tradition of the Highlands University family. Transportation and snacks provided.
Challenge yourself and reap the rewards!
RSVP for your space and special goodies.

September 4
Cookies & Milk
1-3 pm Kennedy Alumni Hall
Share cookies and encouragement with our students.

September 13
Happy Hour in Roswell
5-7 pm Buffalo Wild Wings, 747 N. Main Street
Come hang out with some Cowboys! We’ll provide the appetizers and alumni swag, you provide the memories.

September 7-28
5th Annual New Mexico Painter’s Exhibition
Daily 8-5 pm, weekends by appointment
Kennedy Alumni Art Gallery
Artists’ reception September 9, 4-7pm. All are welcome.

September – November
Donnelly Library Book Club
Join this scholar-led reading group for a series of three fantastic books and discussions.
Contact April Kent for the schedule and to reserve your books (505) 454-3139.

Some dates and times may change.

If an RSVP is required, contact Lyla Maestas at (505) 454-3248 or lylamaestas@nmhu.edu.


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The mission of the New Mexico Highlands University Foundation is to provide support to benefit students of the University and the University as a whole through the acquisition, development, and administration of financial and other resources.