Concurrent enrollment helps build Mesalands student population

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Staff Fall enrollment at Mesalands Community College is up to 545 students, according to a report presented Tuesday at the college’s Board of Trustees meeting. The number is up from last fall’s total of 533 and represents a 2.4 percent increase in enrollment. Contributing to the rise is an increase in […]

Sept. 27, 2006 Calendar

Today: 9 a.m., regular meeting of the Quay County Commission, Quay County Court House. For more information, call 461-2112. Thursday: 5 p.m., Housing Authority, City Hall. Thursday: 6 p.m., City Commission, City Hall. Friday: 10 a.m., Red Ribbon Committee, Tucumcari Police Department, training room. Monday: 6 p.m., regular meeting of the Rural Area Development (RAD) […]

Colleges look closely at their budgets

By Marlena Hartz: Freedom Newspapers CLOVIS — Colleges and universities in New Mexico that experienced drops in enrollment may not be penalized, according to New Mexico Higher Education Department Secretary Beverlee McClure. The Department is considering a provision that would shelter college and university budgets for one year, according to higher education officials who met […]

1/28 Calendar

Today: Monthly birthday meeting of Narcotics Anonymous from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at St. Anne’s Church, 306 W. High St., in the Madonna room. Sunday: Floyd Lions Club Jamboree 2006 auditions for singers and special acts at 1 p.m. in the old gym of the Floyd School. For information call Noel Rippee at 274-6370 […]

1/25 Calendar

Today: Distribution of USDA commodities at 9 a.m. at Old National Guard Armory, 900 E. Laughlin. Today: Story Time for children ages 2 1/2 to 5 at the Tucumcari Public Library, with registration ongoing. Three sessions will be held on Wednesdays through April 5. Call 461-0295 for information. Today: Reminder — Enrollment deadline for the […]

1/11 Calendar

Today through Friday: Registration for boys and girls fifth- and sixth-grade basketball at the Tucumcari Recreation Center, 900 E. Laughlin. Registration is open from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. The cost is $25 per player. Coaches also needed. Call 461-1647 or 403-8491 for information. Today: Altrusa will hold a board meeting at noon at La […]

Mesalands growth spans six years

QCS Reports Mesalands Community College has released the latest numbers showing the enrollment trends at the College since 1997, when the first level of accreditation was granted. Using the state mandated “Third Friday Census” for establishing enrollment for each semester the Fall 2003 numbers are have increased. Headcount shows an increase of 98 percent for […]