After 25 years, the Espresso Café in the University of New Mexico Hospital (UNMH) is ready for a new name and a new logo. Please submit your suggested name for the cafe and/or logo idea, along with your contact info, to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 5.
Pendergast New Boys & Girls Club President
May 09, 2007
May 10, 2007 Contact: Lauren Cruse, 272-3690 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALBUQUERQUE , N.M. – University of New Mexico Hospital Human Resources Administrator Jim Pendergast was selected as the new president of the Boys and Girls Club of Albuquerque and Rio Rancho. Pendergast has been at UNMH for five years. The Boys and Girls Club has been in Albuquerque since the 1950s and strives to provide a positive environment where youth can develop personal values and learn through supervised social, recreational and educational programs. Pendergast has been involved with the Boys and Girls Club for the past four years. He started his involvement as a volunteer basketball coach, then served as board member. Pendergast was vice president last year and will hold the presidency position for the next two years. His main goal as president is to refurbish the much needed Old Town Boys and Girls Club. Pendergast received his bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Canisius College in Buffalo, New York, and his master’s from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University. Currently, Pendergast stays active in the local community by coaching the varsity girl’s basketball team at East Mountain Charter High School. For more information on Pendergast, call 272-3322.
The award-winning documentary “The Providers,” featuring UNM School of Medicine alumni Leslie Hayes, MD, Matt Probst, PA-C, and College of Nursing alumnus Chris Ruge, RN, will screen on Saturday, March 30 at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m in the UNM Student Union Building (SUB). The national broadcast debut of “The Providers” documentary is set for Monday, April 8 on Independent Lens | PBS.
Please join the HSC Office for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (OfDEI) in welcoming Lindsay Smart, PhD, as Director for Leadership.