Community Engagement @ New Mexico Tech
I Want to volunteer!
The Big Event 2023
Do Science, Do Engineering, Do Good.
It's New Mexico Tech's day of community service! This event gives NMT students and staff an opportunity to help and give back the City of Socorro.
Since 1982 The Big Event has become the largest
student-run community service project in the United States!
The Big Event 2023 Schedule
8:00 am - 8:50 am - Lite Breakfast & Opening Remarks
In front of Fidel Center (between Fidel & Workman)
9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Community Service
Sites: City of Socorro Trash Pick-up, and
Cottonwood Charter School Property clean-up
Transportation, gloves, and supplies will be provided
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm - Lunch on the lawn
between the NMT Dining Hall & West Hall
"Through service-oriented activities, The Big Event promotes campus and community unity as students come together for one day to express their gratitude for the support from the surrounding community."
Coming Fall 2023
If you're interested in having your property cleaned contact us with the link below!
Center for Student Leadership & Engagement