As the central leadership for the largest degree-granting college at UNM, the Dean’s office of the College of Arts & Sciences provides support, structure, consistency and service to enhance scholarship and student success. We serve as the liaison between departments and other units and make creative use of our resources to further the values of the University of New Mexico and to promote excellence in faculty, staff and students.
Director Maria Agui Carter Will Screen Her Film Rebel
January 30, 2015
On February 19, 2015, 6:30-9 pm in the UNM SUB Ballroom C, film director Maria Agui Carter will screen her film Rebel (75 minutes), which presents the ... [Read More]
Damico Elected as a Fellow to the Medieval Academy of America
January 30, 2015
Dr. Helen Damico, Professor Emerita in the Department of English, was elected on January 19 to be one of the 2015 Medieval Academy of America fellows. ... [Read More]
Nocentelli wins MLA Book Prize
December 16, 2014
Carmen Nocentelli, associate professor of English and comparative literature, has been awarded the twenty-second annual Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Priz ... [Read More]
Congratulations to Marshall Scholarship Awardee
December 2, 2014
Ryan Roco, a UNM undergraduate studying political science, has been awarded one of the most prestigious scholarships in the world. Ryan received a Mar ... [Read More]
The History of the Universe and the James Webb Space Telescope
October 22, 2014
UNM’s Department of Physics and Astronomy presents Nobel Laureate John C. Mather in a free public talk, “The History of the Universe, from ... [Read More]
The College of Arts and Sciences provides a broad-based education in the natural sciences, the social sciences, and humanities that transforms lives and shapes futures. We create and disseminate new knowledge, foster and support scholars and researchers, educate the next generation of professionals and public servants, and develop engaged, cross-culturally literate citizens.
Our departments and programs not only provide the knowledge that is fundamental to the intellectual and educational activities across the entire campus, they also integrate and contextualize that knowledge in ways that connect students to the past and prepare them for the future.