Board of regents reorganizes

PNT Staff

Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents held their regular meeting at the Ruidoso Campus on Friday.

Reorganization of the board was the main focus of the meeting with the election of officers and introduction of new student regent Charles Britton. Officers elected were:

• President — Jay Gurley

• Vice President — Alva Carter

• Secretary — Pauline Ponce

During the meeting, an outsourcing contract was approved for the university bookstore. The board gave approval for the university to enter into contract negotiations with Barnes and Noble to operate the university bookstore.