Faculty & Staff Newsroom
October 1, 2015 -- CNM faculty members are being encouraged to consider using free or very low-cost online Open Educational Resources (OER) for their courses and programs -- like those provided by OpenStax College – in order to provide students with a more affordable option to more expensive publisher’s textbooks.
Sept. 24, 2015 -- CNM's School of Business & Information Technology will host a forum on building a better workforce that will feature a variety of influential community and economic leaders on Friday, Sept. 25, from 7:30-9:30 a.m. in the Smith Brasher Hall Auditorium, Room 100.
September 24, 2015 -- A festive atmosphere permeated CNM’s Main Campus on Friday as the college celebrated its 50th anniversary and the grand reopening of the Science Lab (L) Building.
September 23, 2015 -- Some 200 Westside Campus students attended the first “What’s @ Westside?” event last week. They learned about campus resources and met Westside Campus faculty, staff and students.
September 23, 2015 -- First and second year students in Amy Tixier’s Respiratory Therapy class spent an hour last week picking up cigarette butts on Main Campus found in unauthorized smoking areas
Sept. 23, 2015 -- CNM Welcomes New Employees. See the list below.
September 22, 2015 -- You’re invited to join fun and healthy activities such as volleyball, ultimate Frisbee, aerobic exercises, stretching/foam rolling and chair yoga during CNM’s new Friday Fitness Fundays, which will be held once a month starting on Friday, Sept. 25, from 2-4 p.m. on the grass lawn next to the Student Resource Center (SRC).
September 17, 2015 -- The AARP Foundation, a grantee of the Social Innovation Fund, awarded Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) a subgrant designed to help women age 50 and older prepare for new careers. The subgrant will be for $175,000 per year for three years.
September 16, 2015 -- Some faculty in the School of Applied Technologies started the Fall Term in greatly improved office space in Ted Chavez Hall, Room 107, on Main Campus. Three rooms were combined and renovated into one large space, enough to accommodate 23 faculty members.
September 16, 2015 -- CNM faculty members have a high-tech, engaging new tool for teaching students. It’s CNM Glass, a system that captures video of short lectures presented by instructors who write on a tempered glass board instead of a whiteboard or blackboard. The technology behind the glass allows instructors to face students while writing on the glass board, creating more dynamic lectures that can provide more clarity and a more engaging learning experience for students.
September 9, 2015 -- CNM will host several educational events focusing on water issues in the desert during September and October as part of the college's Campus as a Living Lab initiative, beginning with a kickoff event on Wednesday, Sept. 23.
September 9, 2015 -- Melissa Montoya, a CNM student, has been selected to travel to NASA’s Johnson Space Center this spring to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars project (NCAS).
September 9, 2015 -- The following is the list of new CNM employees hired for the Fall Term.
September 9, 2015 -- The CNM Office of Adult Basic Education (ABE) has started a chapter of the National Adult Education Honor Society (NAEHS).
September 3, 2015 -- Eight CNM nursing students recently graduated with Bachelor of Science Degrees and Associate of Applied Science Degrees in Nursing during a ceremony held at the University of New Mexico.
September 3, 2015 -- The CNM community came together on Friday to honor its own during Convocation, when several faculty and staff members were recognized for outstanding contributions to the college during the event program, which included inspiring talks about CNM’s values.
September 3, 2015 -- The new cohort of CNM students participating in the third Fast Track Business Degree program were welcomed Aug. 25 at an orientation at the STEMulus Center.
September 3, 2015 -- A new and improved CNM website is making it easier for students to transfer to four-year public colleges in the state.
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.