ENMU student continues education in summer school

By Thomas Garcia, PNT Staff Writer

While many 2008 graduates from Eastern New Mexico University spend their summers enjoying the free time, Colita Messer has decided to continue her education and begin graduate work.

“It was not a hard choice to start my graduate work,” Messer said. “This is my sixth year of school, and I am ready for it to be done so I can start my career and life.”

Messer is working towards her master’s degree in speech language pathology. She is planning to work as a speech therapist for children to age 3.

Messer will help children to pronounce words correctly and expand their vocabulary.

As part of her