ENMU Briefs Nov. 11

Debaters place as quarterfinalists

The Eastern New Mexico University Debate Team placed as quarterfinalists at a tournament at the University of Central Oklahoma last weekend.
Senior communication major Christopher Kelley and junior criminal justice major Helle Hatten won debates against teams from the University of Miami, the University of Oklahoma, and Kansas City Kansas Community College.

Book fair this week

The Student Council for Exceptional Children is sponsoring a book fair from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. today and Wednesday, and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday in the Education Building lobby.
The book fair raises money for a scholarship and literacy promotion.
Information: Michael Shaughnessy, 562-2791.

Native drummers here Wednesday

Native drums speak to the dancers, and each beat has its own meaning. Learn about the history of the drum and drumbeats that are traditional and sacred to Native Americans. The Tue Wasape Drum Group will give a drumming presentation at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the Campus Union Ballroom.
The audience will be able to participate and interact.
The event is open to the public.
Information: 562-2470.

Game and Fish guest speaker

Shawn Denny, the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Southeast area fisheries manager, will be a guest speaker at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Room 210 of the Science Building. The presentation, sponsored by the ENMU Fish and Wildlife Club, is free and open to the public.

Presidential election panel discussion set

African-American Affairs will host a panel discussion referencing the 2008 presidential races