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Regents Approve ENMU Discontinuing Use of Zia Sun Symbol

Posted on Friday April 24, 2015

In its meeting today on the Portales campus, the Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents approved the University discontinuing the use of the Zia sun symbol and the name “Zias” for the women’s athletic teams. The policy will go into effect as soon as possible.  Steven Gamble, ENMU president, said the cost of discontinuing […]

ENMU Theatre Presents “Both Sides” Compilation of Plays

Posted on Friday April 17, 2015

Eastern New Mexico University will present “Both Sides,” a student- and faculty-written compilation of plays. It will run Thursday, April 23, through Saturday, April 25, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 26, at 2 p.m. in the Studio Theatre of the University Theatre Center at ENMU in Portales. General admission is $5 and ENMU students […]

Eastern New Mexico University Board of Regents Meeting

Posted on Friday April 17, 2015

Regents Room—Administration Building—Portales Campus April 24, 2015 9 a.m. AGENDA CALL TO ORDER Declare a quorum Approve the agenda ROUTINE MATTERS Approval of the minutes of March 27, 2015 Report from the president of the Board Report from the president of the ENMU System Report from the ENMU-Roswell president Report from the ENMU-Ruidoso president REGENTS MATTERS […]

ENMU Soliciting Participants for Community Art Project

Posted on Friday April 17, 2015

The Eastern New Mexico University Runnels Gallery, Department of Anthropology and Applied Archaeology, Department of Art, and the Portales Arts Council (PAC) will host “New Mexican Stories”: A Community Art Project on Saturday, April 25 at noon in the ENMU Art and Anthropology Building. It is open to the general public for participation. No art experience […]

ENMU Hosting Science Fiction Lectureship

Posted on Friday April 10, 2015

Eastern New Mexico University in Portales is hosting the 39th Annual Jack Williamson Lectureship on Thursday and Friday, April 9-10. The lectureship is in honor of late science fiction pioneer and ENMU professor Jack Williamson. The guest of honor is Paolo Bacigalupi, author of “The Windup Girl (winner of the Hugo, Nebula and the John […]