November 18, 2015 -- Albuquerque artist Karen Yank, who has been commissioned to create a monumental sculpture commemorating CNM’s 50th anniversary, will introduce her work and her process during a talk Friday, Nov. 20, from 9-11 a.m. at CMY, Inc., 309 Old Coors Dr. SW.
November 18, 2015 -- An art installation called “Idea Flow,” created by students in Lea Anderson’s Westside Campus Art Practices I class, was part of the final event that celebrated the culmination of the eight-week “Water in the Desert” educational series at CNM. The artwork, which is about 300-feet long and consists of over 1,000 pieces, runs the entire length of the L Building’s first floor.
Nov. 12, 2015 -- CNM students can earn their Associate Degree in Liberal Arts in 16 months through a 100 percent online, fast-track program. The next cohort for the online program begins on Jan. 19.
November 11, 2015 -- Several CNM theatre students were recognized for their work on a film they created in just two days as part of the Albuquerque 48-Hour Film Science Fiction Project.
November 11, 2015 -- CNM has been named a partner of Academic Alliance of the National Center for Women in Information Technology (NCWIT), making female students majoring in Computer Information Systems or Computer Science eligible for a $10,000 cash prize.
November 9, 2015 -- November is Native American Heritage Month and CNM is celebrating with several events.
Nov. 6, 2015 -- New Mexico Justice Charles Daniels will be speaking on Nov. 11 from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Main Campus in Smith Brasher Hall, Room 100 (auditorium).
November 5, 2015 -- The eight-week “Water in the Desert” series, sponsored by the CNM Sustainability Curriculum Committee, will host its final event on Wednesday, Nov. 11, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the L Building, first floor north hall.
November 2, 2015 -- Central New Mexico Community College’s Theatre Department is proud to present Euripides’ “Trojan Women” directed by Joanne Camp Sobel, opening Nov. 6 and running through Nov. 15 at CNM’s Coal Avenue Theatre (CAT). Friday and Saturday performances will be at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday performances at 2 p.m. Tickets are $5.
The CNM Health Center that’s located in the Student Services Center on Main Campus will no longer perform medical procedures and medical consultations after Oct. 30. CNM will continue to provide mental health counseling in the same location.
October 28, 2015 -- For the sixth year in a row, CNM biology, anatomy and physiology instructor and avid cyclist Jennifer Buntz has installed a “ghost bike” exhibit as part of the Dia de los Muertos Ofrendas at the National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC).
Oct. 27, 2015 -- Students and employees are invited to attend CNM’s Fall Festival on Wednesday at Main Campus, where you can mingle, listen to live music and learn more about CNM student clubs and organizations, student services and community resources.
October 22, 2015 -- Jeremy Pecotte, who earned an associate degree in Emergency Medical Services from CNM, was one of several people honored by Albuquerque Mayor Richard Berry earlier this week for helping to save the life of a Brazilian balloon pilot who was having a heart attack at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
October 22, 2015 -- Forget about the classrooms and labs for a night. On Oct. 30 from 4-7 p.m., Ted Chavez Hall will transform into a spooky haunted house where zombies and ghosts will roam the halls and Frankenstein will sit in an electrocution chair.
Oct. 16, 2015 -- CNM’s STEM-UP program will be hosting information tables and flash advising opportunities for students interested in STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) daily from Monday, Oct. 19, through Thursday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The flash advising tables will be set up in the Student Resource Center breezeway on Main Campus.
October 14, 2015 -- In an effort to make the CNM community aware that storm water flowing into storm drains carrying ground pollution goes directly to the Rio Grande, CNM students and instructors placed storm drain markers on drains around Main Campus.
October 14, 2015 -- CNM was invited to join, and is now a member of the Department of Homeland Security’s "Stop. Think. Connect." campaign's Academic Alliance.
Oct. 8, 2015 -- CNM joined community colleges across the nation in a moment of silence to honor the shooting victims from last week’s tragedy at Umpqua Community College in Oregon.
Oct. 8, 2015 -- Dr. Dennis McQuillan, geologist for the Environment Department and technical lead for the Kirtland Fuel Spill Remediation Project, will speak about his work on the spill and similar endeavors with the Animas River cleanup on Oct. 14 from 6-7 p.m. in the CNM Student Resource Center, Room 204.
October 14, 2015 -- Eight CNM faculty members will be reading from their original works on Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. on Main Campus in the Student Resource Center, Room 204. The readings will serve as the kick off event for Leonardo, CNM’s longstanding, once- a-year student literary magazine that will be accepting student literary submissions for the magazine from Oct. 20 through Feb. 1.