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  • Betsy Elaine Goehring (1957 - 2012)
    GOEHRING, BETSY ELAINE Age 54, a resident of Rio Rancho and native New Mexican, went home to sit at Jesus' feet on Monday, January 16, 2012 surrounded by her family after a long, but very valiant battl...
  • Peter David Lax
    Peter David Lax (born May 1, 1926 in Budapest, Hungary) is a mathematician working in the areas of pure and applied mathematics. He has made important contributions to integrable systems, fluid dynamic...
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  • Preston St. Vrain Jones (1936 - 1979)
    Preston St. Vrain Jones, playwright, was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on April 17, 1936, the son of James Brooks "Jawbone" and Maud Gwinn (St. Vrain) Jones. Jawbone Jones served two terms as lieute...
  • Nellita Elizabeth Walker (1918 - 2003)
    Nellita Elizabeth Walker: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice Albuquerque Journal (NM) - Sunday, January 12, 2003 Deceased Name: Nellita Elizabeth Walker Nellita Elizabeth Walker, died at home on Fr...

The University of New Mexico (also referred to as UNM) is a public research university located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It is New Mexico's flagship research institution, the largest post-secondary institution in the state in total enrollment across all campuses as of 2012, and one of the state's largest employers.

Founded in 1889, UNM offers bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and professional degree programs in a wide variety of fields. Its Albuquerque campus currently encompasses over 600 acres (2.4 km²), and there are branch campuses in Gallup, Los Alamos, Rio Rancho, Taos, and Los Lunas. Coordinates: 35.08389°N 106.61861°W UNM is categorized as an RU/VH Research University (very high research activity) in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, with three Nobel laureates affiliated or associated.