News Archive

2017

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 286 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Alumni Success
Desiree Cooper
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Meet Kathy Maddux: New CDC Master Teacher Talks about Helping Children

Kathy Maddux, the master teacher at the ENMU CDC, wants to be a positive influence on the lives of the children she teaches.Kathy Maddux, the master teacher at Eastern New Mexico University's Child De... read more..

General
Adam
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New MBA Secretary from Guam Continues Her Education at ENMU

"Everyone has been so welcoming and supportive," says Jade Tallon, the new MBA secretary. "I am learning something new every day, and I enjoy that."Jadeline "Jade" Tallon, who is from Merizo, Guam, re read more..

General
Wendel Sloan
6071

Information Technology Employee Wants to Go to Mars

"I plan on being one of the first humans on Mars," says Matthew Barnes, a client support specialist at ENMU.Matthew Barnes, a client support specialist for Information Technology Services at Eastern N read more..

Eastern Experience
4940

Tips to Survive the Winter: From Cooking to Gift-Giving

Patricia Duran, an ENMU student, shares how to save money and live better during the winter.I'm not sure about you, but one of my first winters outside of the dorm was practically tragic. When you're ... read more..

Eastern Experience
Adam
3465

3 Steps to Cope with Stress

David Aguirre, an ENMU student, shares his advice on how to deal with stress.There is always a moment in the semester when school can be overwhelming. There are so many assignments, exams, projects an... read more..

Success Spotlight
Adam
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Brooklyn Biel Loves Broadcast Journalism

Brooklyn Biel, a communication major with an emphasis in broadcast journalism, discusses her Eastern Experience. Photos by David Aguirre.What made you choose the Department of Communication at ENMU? ... read more..

Academic Highlights
Wendel Sloan
5124

ENMU Graduate Student Monitors Water Quality on New Mexico's Black River

Andrew Letter completed a grant project funded by the New Mexico Water Resources Research Institute.Andrew Letter, an Eastern New Mexico University biology major who expects to graduate with a master'... read more..

Alumni Success
Desiree Cooper
5580

Stephanie Miles Returns to ENMU as HR Generalist

Greyhound Grad Stephanie Miles talks about her new role as a human resources generalist. Stephanie with her family. Greyhound Grad Stephanie Miles grew up around 110 miles from Eastern New Mexico Uni... read more..

Alumni Success
Adam
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Greyhound Grad Returns to ENMU as Accountant

"Everything is so accessible at ENMU and, because of that, there are more opportunities to grow in my career," says Greyhound Grad Carla Benavidez, an accountant at KENW Broadcast Center.Carla with he read more..

Eastern Experience
Adam
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What I Would Tell My Freshman Self

David Aguirre, a senior at ENMU, gives advice to his freshman self. Embrace the College Years I would tell my freshman self to embrace the college years. There is no other time in my life that I w... read more..

Events
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Social Work Club Raises Awareness about Human Trafficking

The ENMU Social Work Club set up a table and photo booth in the Campus Union to kick off their Dressember campaign on Dec. 1.The ENMU Social Work Club set up a table and photo booth in the Campus Unio... read more..

General
Adam
6947

Art Professor Passionate About Scuba Diving

Greg Senn, a professor of art who teaches jewelry, 3D design, sculpture, drawing and design, is also well-known for leading scuba-diving expeditions.Wendel Sloan, a feature writer, and Jena Slater, a ... read more..

Success Spotlight
Desiree Cooper
6626

Accounting Major Wants to Become a Financial Advisor

Ethan Loya, an ENMU student majoring in accounting and personal financial planning, wants a career where he can be successful by helping others be successful.Ethan Loya, an Eastern New Mexico Universi... read more..

Eastern Experience
Adam
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My Eastern Experience: Rachel Wagner

An ENMU student shares why she chose to become a nurse and discusses her Eastern Experience.Why did you choose nursing? People ask me all the time, "Why did you choose nursing?" Every time I am faced... read more..

Eastern Experience
Adam
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3 Ways to Try Something New at the Dining Hall

  Reginald Moore, an ENMU student, shares how to get creative with your meal plan.If you are a freshman at ENMU, the Crossroads Café Dining Hall in the Campus Union (CUB) will be your best frien read more..

Alumni Success
Adam
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Greyhound Grads Prepare for the Future

This semester's graduating class plans on taking the skills they learned at ENMU to teach, help others and start businesses.Eastern New Mexico University will be holding its Fall 2017 Commencement Cer... read more..

Success Spotlight
Adam
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Psychology Major Dedicated to Helping Detainees

Tyler Bock, a student at ENMU, is dedicated to helping families who struggle with difficult conditions with his psychology degree.Tyler Bock, a student at Eastern New Mexico University, is dedicated t... read more..

Success Spotlight
Adam
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Grad Student Explores Archaeology Sites of the Southwest

"I have access to top-notch archaeology professors in their respective fields [at ENMU], as well as the potential opportunity to work at the Blackwater Draw Archaeological Site," says Erick Martinez, read more..

Eastern Experience
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3 Things You Probably Didn't Know About ENMU

Did you know that Metallica performed at ENMU? Learn more in this blog post by Patricia Duran, an ENMU student.A time capsule from 1985, located in front of the Administration Building. 1. There's a ... read more..

Eastern Experience
Adam
4620

5 Tips for Passing Your Classes

David Aguirre, an ENMU student gives advice on how to succeed at the end of the semester.1. You Have the Power If you are like me at this point of the semester with only a few weeks left of school an... read more..

Academic Highlights
Wendel Sloan
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ENMU Faculty Contribute to Humanities Book

Working with worldwide authorities, including Eastern New Mexico University faculty members, Dr. Michael Shaughnessy, professor of education, has edited a new book titled "The Humanities: Past, Presen... read more..

Alumni Success
Desiree Cooper
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From Greyhound to CEO: Andy Wallace Named CEO of Allegiant Gold, Ltd.

Andy Wallace, who graduated with a bachelor's degree in geology from ENMU in 1971, was recently named the first CEO of Allegiant Gold, Ltd., a gold exploration and development company.Andy Wallace, wh... read more..

Success Spotlight
Desiree Cooper
6842

Social Studies Major Wants to Become Historian

Amy Gisler dreams of becoming a historian for the United States Air Force.Amy in Paris. Amy Gisler, who is majoring in social studies with an emphasis in history and a secondary education licensure a... read more..

Success Spotlight
Desiree Cooper
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Accounting Major Loves Working with Numbers

"I chose accounting as my field of study because I love working with numbers and I like to convey their importance within businesses," says Katia Gomez.Katia Gomez, who is majoring in accounting and p read more..

General
Wendel Sloan
7248

ENMU Theatre Instructor Tours Country to Perform One-Man Show

Patrick McCreary, an instructor, technical director and designer in the Department of Theatre and Digital Filmmaking, performs one-man shows around the country and competes in grueling triathlons.Mr. ... read more..

General
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Professor of Design Has Family History of Art

Jessica Gerlach has a family history of art: her grandfather was a sign painter and illustrator, her nana was an art teacher and her mother has always been interested in art. Hand lettering done by Je... read more..

Eastern Experience
Adam
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My Eastern Experience: Mark Mechenbier

Mark Mechenbier shares why he chose to the PFP program at ENMU.My major is business administration, and my focus is on personal financial planning (PFP). I am close to retirement age. I was inspired t... read more..

Alumni Success
Desiree Cooper
5589

Greyhound Grad Becomes Financial Aid Specialist at ENMU

"There is such a diverse student base here; every student I meet comes from a different background, and I truly enjoy getting to know each of them," says Greyhound Grad Angela Hall, who is a financial read more..

General
Adam
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New Assistant Track and Field Coach Has Record-Breaking Experiences

"I really want every student to get the best student-athlete experience," says Aaron Gordon.Aaron Gordon has joined the Greyhound family as the new assistant track and field coach at Eastern New Mexic read more..

General
Desiree Cooper
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8 Resources Available to Veterans and Military Students

ENMU offers academic and financial support for you and your dependents if you are a veteran or a current member of the military and serving in the state of New Mexico or around the world. Read more to... read more..