Karin Retskin Legacy Scholarship for UNM Staff
This scholarship celebrates the accomplishments and contributions of Karin Retskin, an individual who has done so much good for UNM staff, students and retirees. The award honors her spirit of giving and support.
Karin served as the Staff Council President from 1998-1999, and as the very first Staff Council administrator from 2002-2010, before retiring in 2010. Karin worked at the Student Health Center for many years. During her tenure with the Staff Council, Karin worked tirelessly to promote health, wellness and lifelong learning among the staff. Karin was also instrumental in helping create the UNM Retiree Association.
This scholarship creates a lasting recognition of her kindness, tireless advocacy for staff and retirees and her commitment to student success and graduation.