PORTALES (KSEL) – Officials with Eastern New Mexico University announced that as the fall semester graduation approaches this Saturday, the number of graduates is the highest in the school’s history. With 563 candidates for Graduation, Chancellor of the ENMU Systems Dr. Jeff Elwell says he’s delighted that once again the school is graduating more students and setting records. He also noted that in the last decade, the school has doubled the number of students graduating annually. The University’s Commencement Convocation will take place on Saturday, 10 a.m. in the Greyhound Area in Portales. The commencement speaker is Dr. Richard Schwartz, associate professor for ENMU’s Department of Music.