New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham introduced her plans for free in-state college tuition for New Mexico residents on Wednesday Sept. 18.

If the bill is passed through the state’s legislature, the “New Mexico Opportunity Scholarship” will take effect in July of...

October 4, 2019

The ENMU Department of Public Safety reported statistics from the last three years on fire incidents from all resident facilities, and the last three years on all other crime statistics on their ENMU Police Department page. The ENMU-DPS exists to ensure the safety of t...

ALBUQUERQUE, NM—Despite a fairly strong economy nationally, ten states – including New Mexico – have seen an increase in the share of children living in areas of concentrated poverty, according to a new report. The report also shows that children of color are more like...

October 4, 2019

As minimum wage has increased in the state of N.M. at the start of 2019 year, Eastern New Mexico University’s Human Resources Director, Benito Gonzales, discusses its impact within student hire jobs on campus.

Gonzales elaborates on both the positive and negative effect...

September 19, 2019

Eastern New Mexico University in Portales has a 2019 fall enrollment of 5,694. The total 2018 fall enrollment was 6,015, a decrease of 321 students.

Undergraduate numbers fell by 233 to 4,473 from 4,706. Graduate enrollment fell by 88 from 1,309 last fall to 1,221 follo...

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