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CNM’s Fall Term Begins Monday

CNM’s Fall Term Begins Monday

Aug. 28, 2015 -- The 2015 Fall Term begins on Monday, Aug. 31. CNM looks forward to welcoming all students to our campuses and helping you progress toward your academic and career goals.

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CNM Closed for First Half of Day on Friday, Aug. 28

CNM Closed for First Half of Day on Friday, Aug. 28

Aug. 27, 2015 -- Due to CNM’s annual Convocation for faculty and staff, all CNM campuses will be closed for the first half of the day on Friday, Aug. 28. Main Campus will reopen at noon on Friday. All other campuses will reopen at 1 p.m. on Friday.

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Department of Labor Touts CNM’s Curriculum Development for IT Pathways

Department of Labor Touts CNM’s Curriculum Development for IT Pathways

Aug. 21, 2015 -- The Department of Labor has applauded CNM’s work in collaborating with other grant partners and taking the lead in implementing a common core curriculum for information technology occupations.

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Refresh Your Math & Science Skills Before Fall Term Starts

Refresh Your Math & Science Skills Before Fall Term Starts

If you’d like to brush up on some math and science skills before starting Fall Term classes, CNM is offering “Hit the Ground Running” math and science prep sessions on Aug. 25 and 26 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Main Campus in the Student Resource Center, Room 203. Students can come and go as they please.

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CNM Creates Innovative Multimedia Textbook on NM History

CNM Creates Innovative Multimedia Textbook on NM History

August 20, 2015 -- For the first time, students at CNM are using digital interactive learning to study New Mexico history. The Multimedia Interactive Learning Experience (MILE) was written by a CNM faculty member and developed by CNM staff.

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Put CNM at Your Fingertips – Download New CNM Mobile App

Put CNM at Your Fingertips – Download New CNM Mobile App

Aug. 6, 2015 -- A new and improved version of the CNM Mobile App is now available in the App Store and Google Play.

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12 New Part-time Faculty Members Allow Nursing Program Enrollment to Leap 33.3 Percent

12 New Part-time Faculty Members Allow Nursing Program Enrollment to Leap 33.3 Percent

August 5, 2015 -- The hiring of 12 new part-time faculty in CNM’s Nursing Program is allowing the school to grow the number of students in the Nursing Program for the Fall Term from 216 to 288 – a 33.3 percent increase.

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Nearly 100 Teens Attend CNM’s Technology Day Camps

Nearly 100 Teens Attend CNM’s Technology Day Camps

August 5, 2015 -- Nearly 100 teens between the ages of 13 and 17 learned about various aspects of technology during two days of high-tech day camps held at CNM’s Main and Montoya campuses July 24 and July 31.

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Entrepreneurs from IGNITE Accelerator Pitch Businesses to Community

Entrepreneurs from IGNITE Accelerator Pitch Businesses to Community

August 17, 2015 -- The second cohort of entrepreneurs from the IGNITE Community Accelerator at the CNM STEMulus Center celebrated the conclusion of an intensive, 12-week program by pitching their companies and demonstrating their products to the community on Aug. 14.

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Sky Warriors Give CNM Vets New Way to Cope

Sky Warriors Give CNM Vets New Way to Cope

July 30, 2015 -- Shawn Armijo was a Hospital Corpsman in the Navy under the Operation Iraqi Freedom Operation/Operation Enduring Freedom (OIF/OEE) conflict. David Walker was a Naval aircraft electrician second class during the Vietnam War. Different wars, different men, different generations. But both CNM students share some of the same post-war transitioning issues that many veterans experience when they come home.

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CNM a Finalist for Climate Leadership Award

CNM a Finalist for Climate Leadership Award

July 27, 2015 -- Central New Mexico Community College is one of six two-year institutions around the country to be named a finalist for Second Nature’s sixth annual Climate Leadership Awards.

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 CNM’s 1st Summer Fest Celebrates Summer

CNM’s 1st Summer Fest Celebrates Summer

July 23, 2015 -- Live music, liquid nitrogen root beer floats, a dunk tank and rock climbing wall were all part of CNM’s 1st Annual Summer Fest Wednesday in the Student Resource Center grass area on Main Campus.

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New Fast-track Online Liberal Arts Degree Begins Fall Term

New Fast-track Online Liberal Arts Degree Begins Fall Term

July 14, 2015 -- Beginning with the Fall Term, CNM students can earn their Associate Degree in Liberal Arts in 16 months through a 100 percent online, fast-track program.

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Art Faculty Member Chosen as Artist-in-Residence

Art Faculty Member Chosen as Artist-in-Residence

July 8, 2015 -- In just a few short weeks, CNM Fine Arts full-time faculty member Lea Anderson will be sharing her creativity with not only her students, but also with visitors of the Albuquerque Museum of Art & History. She has been selected as the museum’s "2015 Summer Artist-in-Residence" and will create a colorful piece of installation art that will reside in the museum’s Grand Lobby for a year.

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2nd IGNITE Community Accelerator Launches

2nd IGNITE Community Accelerator Launches

July 8, 2015 -- The owners of seven early-stage businesses are being immersed in CNM’s second IGNITE Community Accelerator, an intensive, 12-week entrepreneurial program that helps new businesses accelerate their growth and impact on the region’s economy.

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Middle Schoolers Get Hands On With Career Technical Programs

Middle Schoolers Get Hands On With Career Technical Programs

July 17, 2015 -- More than 100 students in grades 6-8 attended a free CNM Career Technical Education Summer Camp on Friday, July 17, when they participated in hands-on activities designed to introduce them to some of the many career technical education programs offered at the college.

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CNM-Street Food Institute Food Truck Serves at SRC Thursdays

CNM-Street Food Institute Food Truck Serves at SRC Thursdays

July 2, 2015 -- The Street Food Institute Food Truck is resuming service on Thursdays from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. for the duration of the Summer Term.

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Free Technology Day Camps for Teens Ages 13 to 17

Free Technology Day Camps for Teens Ages 13 to 17

July 2, 2015 -- Teenagers between the ages of 13 and 17 can learn how to use technology to pursue their passions during CNM’s School of Business & Information Technology Summer Day Camps that will be held on Main and Montoya campuses July 24 and 31 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Students Win Medals at National SkillsUSA Championships

Students Win Medals at National SkillsUSA Championships

July 2, 2015 -- Six CNM students earned medals at the 2015 National SkillsUSA Championships that were held in Louisville, Ky. last week, when 6,000 competitors from around the country put their skills to the test in the country’s largest showcase for career technical education students.

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CNM Closed July 3-5 in Honor of Independence Day Weekend

CNM Closed July 3-5 in Honor of Independence Day Weekend

July 2, 2015 -- No classes will be held and all campuses will be closed from Friday, July 3, through Sunday, July 5, in honor of the Independence Day weekend.

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