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Three New Regents Appointed at ENMU

Posted on Friday March 06, 2015

Three new regents have been appointed by New Mexico governor Susana Martinez to the Board of Regents at Eastern New Mexico University. The new appointees are Terry Othick, Susan Tatum and student regent Veronica Ayala. Othick of Albuquerque has more than 40 years of experience in the information technology field through a career in the […]

ENMU Faculty Contribute to Book on Humanities

Posted on Thursday February 26, 2015

Four faculty members from Eastern New Mexico University contributed chapters to the recent publication of “The Humanities in 2015: Why We Need Them and How They Contribute to Being Human,” from Nova Science Publishers. The editor was Michael F. Shaughnessy from ENMU, who also contributed the chapter “The High School History Term Paper as an […]

ENMU Setting Off Fireworks on Friday, February 27

Posted on Friday February 20, 2015

Eastern New Mexico University in Portales is notifying the public that it will set off fireworks at approximately 9:45 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 27, at Greyhound Arena. The fireworks are part of the opening ceremony for the “Up ’til Dawn” event benefiting children receiving cancer treatment at the St. Jude Children Research Hospital. Groups raise […]

ENMU and Portales High School Hosting Camelot

Posted on Friday February 13, 2015

Camelot, an Eastern New Mexico University and Portales High School collaboration musical, will be Thursday through Saturday, Feb. 19-21, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 22, at 2 p.m. in the Portales High School Performing Arts Center. Admission is $5 to the general public. Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance in […]

ENMU History Professors Discuss Presidents’ Day

Posted on Thursday February 12, 2015

by Desiree M. Cooper ENMU Communication Services PORTALES–It is almost time for Presidents’ Day, celebrated the third Monday of February. The origins of the holiday trace back to 1800, the year after George Washington passed away. The president’s legacy was celebrated on what was believed to be his birthdate: Feb. 22. This supposed birthdate is […]