Dec. 12 Events Calendar

Today ENMU Board of Regents — 9:30 a.m. ENMU Administration Building Regents Room. Downtown Live Windows — 5-7 p.m. Downtown Portales. Businesses stay open and/or offer live window displays and refreshments. Senior Olympics TREK event — 9 a.m.-3 p.m. ENMU Greyhound Arena. Health and fitness workshops and health assessments free for people age 50 and […]

Dec. 3, 1977

Kenna rancher John F. Clemmons was named to the Board of Regents of New Mexico State University by Gov. Jerry Apodaca, taking the place of the late R. L. Aherns of Farmington.

ENMU regents seek clarification on business issue

By Sarah Meyer: PNT staff writer Members of the Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents received clarification on conflict of interest statements during Friday’s meeting. Board members had questioned the statements during a previous meeting, wondering whether such statements meant they would not be able to do business with the university. Chris Holland, the […]

Events Calendar Oct. 22

Friday ENMU Board of Regents — 9:30 a.m. Regents’ room, ENMU. Saturday Fall Festival — 6-11 p.m. in the Farmers Market lot. Features music, beer and nuts. Admission is $10. Must be 21 to purchase beer. Monday-Friday WPA Art Show — In the old jail on the fourth floor of the courthouse. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. […]

Regents vote in support of bond

PNT Staff The Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents on Friday voted in favor of a resolution supporting Government Obligation Bond D. The bond will be on the Nov. 4 election ballot. It would provide $12 million for ENMU, including: • $9 million for the technology building • $2 million for infrastructure • $1 […]

Events Calendar Sept. 19

Friday ENMU Board of Regents — 9:30 a.m. Regents Room, ENMU. WPA exhibit opening reception — Noon-5 p.m. District courtroom, courthouse. Photo 76 opening reception — Investments Out West Fine Art gallery, 113 W. Second St. Tuesday City Council — 5 p.m. Work session. Discussion of water reuse and desalination. City Council — 7 p.m. […]

Events Calendar Sept. 18

Friday ENMU Board of Regents — 9:30 a.m. Regents Room, ENMU. WPA exhibit opening reception — Noon-5 p.m. District courtroom, courthouse. Photo 76 opening reception — Investments Out West Fine Art gallery, 113 W. Second St. Tuesday City Council — 5 p.m. Work session. Discussion of water reuse and desalination. City Council — 7 p.m. […]

ENMU regents consider further infrastructure improvement

Sarah Meyer, PNT Staff Reporter Eastern New Mexico University’s Board of Regents voted Friday to seek general obligation bonds to complete $11 million in infrastructure repairs. Scott Smart, ENMU vice president for business affairs, described the repairs as “very urgent projects” as he reported the university’s five-year capital projects list. “Each of these infrastructure needs […]

Events Calendar May 9

Today Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents meeting — 9:30 a.m. Regents Room. Saturday ENMU commencement — 10 a.m. Greyhound Arena Wednesday Eastern New Mexico Rural Water Authority meeting — 3 p.m. Portales City Hall The events calendar is a daily listing that contains meeting and event information for the next week. To submit […]

Events Calendar May 8, 2008

FridayEastern New Mexico University Board of Regents meeting — 9:30 a.m. Regents Room. SaturdayENMU commencement — 10 a.m. Greyhound Arena WednesdayEastern New Mexico Rural Water Authority meeting — 3 p.m. Portales City Hall The events calendar is a daily listing that contains meeting and event information for the next week. To submit an item call […]

Udall talks education, economy

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By Sarah Meyer, Freedom New Mexico Rep. Tom Udall addressed the Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents on Friday during a visit to the area. Udall, D-N.M., touched on legislative appropriations that would help eastern New Mexico, noting he serves on the House Appropriations Committee. He is serving his fifth term in Congress. Pauline […]

Events Calendar April 25, 2008

Today ENMU Regents meeting — 9:30 a.m. Regents Room at ENMU Portales “The Foreigner” drama — 7 p.m., Main Stage University Theatre Center, ENMU, $8 general admission Saturday “The Foreigner” drama — 6 p.m., (gala meal to follow) Main Stage University Theatre Center, ENMU, $15 general admission Alumni Bowl II football/golf game — 8 a.m. […]

Regents converge on capital

PNT Staff SANTA FE — Eastern New Mexico University Regents were in Santa Fe for their regular board meeting Wednesday to coincide with the opening of the 30-day legislative session. According to ENMU President Steve Gamble, regents were able to meet with various legislative contacts during the morning and hold their meeting during the afternoon. […]

Carter elected president of ENMU regents

By Mickey Winfield, PNT Staff Writer The Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents named new officers at its regular meeting Friday morning. Outgoing board President Jay Gurley officially handed the gavel to his successor, Alva Carter. Gurley spoke about the productive relationship he has had with the university and specifically with ENMU president Steven […]

Regents adjust project budgets

By Karl Terry In a time of rapidly changing construction costs, Eastern New Mexico University Regents are learning that estimating project budgets for renovation of older buildings is far from an exact science. The Regents met in a special meeting Monday specifically to go over capital projects in Portales. They OK’d two new projects and […]

ENMU natatorium renovation costs surpass regent-approved funding

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PNT Staff Report Eastern New Mexico University Regents learned Monday that the cost of renovating the natatorium will likely cost more than what was OK’d at an October regents meeting. Meeting in a special session with the natatorium as the only business item on the agenda, regents gave the OK for the administration to request […]

Regents OK Natatorium renovation plans

By Karl Terry: PNT Managing Editor A $1.5 million renovation of Eastern New Mexico University’s natatorium received formal approval Friday from the board of regents at their regular meeting. Scott Smart, vice president for Business Affairs at ENMU, told regents an inadequate heating and cooling system installed when it was built in 1958 has resulted […]

September 30, 1988

•Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents approved a new bachelor of science nursing degree during there regular meeting. • Absentee voting for the November General Election began in the Roosevelt County Clerk’s office. • Eastern New Mexico University Friends of Eastern Foundation announced that they would be presenting the 1988 Distinguished Emeritus Faculty award to […]

Regents approve water project

By Karl Terry: PNT managing editor A $651,520 project to upgrade Eastern New Mexico University campus water facilities and equipment with more efficient equipment would pay for itself in seven years, according to school officials. Regents gave approval to a 10-year water and utilities conservation project by Tour Andover Controls of Carrollton, Texas at their […]

ENMU sees less-than-rosy immediate future

By Karl Terry: PNT Managing Editor Eastern New Mexico University administration and regents participated in a little crystal-ball gazing at Friday’s regular meeting and saw tougher times ahead for their budget. Officials from all three campuses presented their preliminary 2008-2009 budgets that have to be submitted to the state’s Higher Education Department. “We have no […]