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Student Safety Week

03/20/2017—03/23/2017

All Week Long:

Tragedy struck the Mesalands Rodeo Team on August 21, 2009, when four members of the Women’s Team were hit by a drunk driver. Meagan’s life was taken. Meagan was an outstanding student and athlete. Her legacy continues through scholarships and drunk driving awareness programs.

Meagan McCain Scholarship Drive  

  • Donate to the Meagan McCain Memorial Scholarship fund that has raised over $100,000 for scholarships awarded to Mesalands Community College students.

Pledge – To have a Safe Spring Break &
No Drinking and Driving

  • Building A Commons

 Exhibit of a DUI Accident

  • Parking Lot of Building A

Monday, March 20

Pledge Kick-Off

  • Stop by Student Affairs to sign your pledge to be safe & receive a pledge ribbon.

Tuesday, March 21

The Maze of Life

  • North American Wind Research and Training Center
  • 8:00 am – 12:00 pm (Tucumcari  high school students) 1:00 – 4:00 pm (Mesalands Community College students)
  • Co-sponsored with the Quay County Health Council
  • Life is about making healthy choices and the Maze of Life will offer over  25 different booths to not only educate, but also entertain you.
  • Mesalands students who complete the Healthy Habits Passports at the Maze of Life are invited to the Pizza Party at 3 pm.

Wednesday, March 22

Healing Addiction in Our Community Presentation & Root Beer Float Social

  • Great Room – Building A, 2:00 pm
  • Healing Addiction in Our Community (HAC) is fighting the opioid abuse that causes.
    New Mexico to have one of the nation’s highest overdose death rates. Root beer float social to follow.

Thursday, March 23

Healing Addiction in Our Community Presentation & Root Beer Float Social

  • Building A Commons, 10:00 am
  • Healing Addiction in Our Community (HAC) is fighting the opiod abuse that causes New Mexico to have one of the nation’s highest overdose death rates.
  • Root beer float social to follow.

Thursday, March 23

Movie Night

  • Odeon Theater, 7:00 pm
  • Free with College ID!
  • The movie will be announced at a later date.

For more information, contact the Student Affairs Office at (575) 461-4413, ext. 138.