Celebrating Mustangs on National Student-Athlete Day


National Student-Athlete Day (NSAD) is celebrated annually on April 6.. This day provides an opportunity to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of student-athletes. Many student-athletes take on roles as leaders in their community and serve as role models for other students. The day is dedicated to encouraging families, schools, and communities to support their student-athletes in

Kinesiology Professor Hopes To Start New Cycling Club

Photo Credit: Garrett Peltonen, PhD

WNMU is welcoming a new cycling club organized and sponsored by former professional cyclist and current Kinesiology professor, Garrett Peltonen. “We live in a great area for cycling and bike riding. In fact, the university could use a cycling club,” said Peltonen. Peltonen mentioned how he is coordinating this club along with Kathy Whiteman, Director

WNMU Cheer connects with community, brings school spirit

Photo Credit: Jay Hemphill

WNMU Cheer is an independent, nonprofit organization. Sarita Reyes is head coach and Victoria Arganda is the assistant coach. The team consists of eight girls including captain Alycia Jacquez. The WNMU Cheer coaches are trying to pursue funding through the university which will help them to provide all team members uniforms and a proper opportunity

Student-Athletes showcase talent at Mustang Madness

On Monday, October 14, students gathered in Drag’s Court to celebrate the upcoming Mustang Basketball season with Mustang Madness. Students cheered for the members of the WNMU 2019-2020 mens and womens basketball teams as they were introduced in the dark with neon lights and fog adding to the excitement. The basketball teams tested their skills

Marco Inga: Un Futuro Tenista Profesional

Marco Inga

Marco Inga es un estudiante proveniente de Lima, Perú. A sus 20 años está trabajando en su sueño de volverse un tenista profesional. Dejó su país para venir a los Estados Unidos con la intención de entrenar de una manera más efectiva. Mientras se esfuerza en el tenis, Inga estudia en Western New Mexico University

Mustangs Takeover Falcons in Homecoming Game

HOCO 2019

Mustangs gathered in Ben Altamirano Field on Saturday, October 5, to support their WNMU football team during the Homecoming Game, which was also the first night game for the university. Before the game started at 6:00 p.m., everyone had time to have a good time at the homecoming tailgate right outside Ben Altamirano Field. Students