Category: Story of New Mexico

Travel, field trips, lectures


Experience Salome at the Santa Fe Opera

The Story of New Mexico program at UNMCE invites you to experience Salome at the Santa Fe Opera. The operas of Richard Strauss have held a special place at The Santa Fe Opera since its opening season, none more so than Salome, his 1905 adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s study of extreme decadence. Salome established Strauss’...


Summer 2015 Registration Now Open!

[h2]Join Us for a Summer of Fun[/h2] Personal Enrichment Programs at UNMCE are offering many great classes for fun, fitness, and personal growth. Classes are conveniently located around town, and registration is easy. Enjoy classes is Art, Crafts & Hobby, Cooking, Dance, Health & Fitness, Languages, Music, Outdoor Recreation and more! [h2]Advance Your Career with...


Remembering Dr. Charles Truxillo

We mourn the passing of our long-time Instructor and friend, Dr. Charles Truxillo, who passed away on February 4th after a long illness. Dr. Truxillo was born on May 2, 1953 in Albuquerque, of a Mexican and Chicano family. He attended grade school in Albuquerque and high school in Belen. Dr. Truxillo studied to be...


Remembering Gary Sanchez

We are deeply saddened to announce that Gary Sanchez, a member of our Personal Enrichment family died unexpectedly of a heart attack sometime Thanksgiving evening.  Gary began teaching oil pastel classes for UNMCE in 2011 and quickly added watercolor and oil painting to his repertoire. He also founded the clay creations camp for youth programs and was...