Faculty & Staff Newsroom
August 26, 2015 -- Starting Monday, more than 2,000 students taking biology, chemistry, geology and other science labs will be studying in state-of-the-art laboratories and classrooms, thanks to a $15 million renovation to the Laboratory (L) Building that was funded by voter-approved bonds.
August 26, 2015 -- Several CNM anthropology students spent five days over the term break participating in an archaeological survey at the Petroglyph National Monument.
August 26, 2015 -- A lighting upgrade at the South Valley Camus paid for by a $5,000 Reduce Your Use grant from the PNM Fund will help CNM save 11,051 kilowatts per hour and $1,160 a year.
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.
August 19, 2015 --Here are new employees hired in August.
August 13, 2015 -- Last month, the CNM Veterinarian Technology Program celebrated its 10th anniversary, the 20th anniversary of the South Valley Campus and CNM’s 50th anniversary with a party that also included an announcement that long-time Vet Tech program director, Dr. Bonnie Snyder, was retiring.
August 13, 2015 -- An addition has been made to the 12.21 Disability and Reasonable Accommodation Section XII of the Employee Handbook. This change is effective Aug. 11. Please also note the update to the Source IS-2097 ADA/Reasonable Accommodation.
August 13, 2015 -- An addition has been made to 6.08 Employee Assistance Program to Section VI of the Employee Handbook. This change is effective Aug.11. Please note the update to the Source IS-2030 Employee Assistance Program.
The multi-phase Access Control Project is in the process of implementing technology to improve college safety, security and emergency preparedness. Select doors across the college (ones formerly with slide-card readers) have been equipped with new door lock and proximity ID card-reader systems that go live Aug. 17. Below is a list of frequently asked questions to help faculty and staff better understand the new system.
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.
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.
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.
Aug. 6, 2015 -- Acknowledgement of responsibility for proper use of ID Badges: By signing to accept the ID badge, each employee acknowledges receipt of the ID badge and assumes full responsibility for its proper use until returned to the CNM Security Department or Key Control personnel.
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.
July 22, 2015 -- CNM welcomes new hires for the month of July.
July 16, 2015 -- While she may not receive any royalties or major acting awards, CNM psychology instructor Kristin Roush’s face might become familiar to higher education faculty across the country. She is featured in four short training videos made available by Magna Publications, a major U.S. higher education publishing company.
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.
July 9, 2015 -- ITS will soon be preparing the CNM computer classrooms and labs for the upcoming Spring 2015 term.
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.
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.