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The New

Welcome to the new CNM website!

What's new? Here are just a few highlights of the new

caption:Over 2000 students and faculty helped design the new CNM.eduA New Site Design

The new CNM website features a completely new site design. The design was created with input from the CNM community, including 2,000 students and employees. We hope the new site makes common tasks such as registration quicker and easier.


On the old site, search didn't work very well. Now, when you type something into the search box, it will help get you where you need to go.


A New Publishing System

Though it's not visible from the homepage, one of the most important upgrades to is behind-the-scenes. The CNM website team has revamped the website Content Management System (CMS) entirely using a free, open-source content management system called Plone. It's the same system used by the City of Albuquerque and Albuquerque Public Schools.
Here are just a few of the reasons why it's better:

  • CNM is not locked-in with a single vendor. Nor are we required to pay software fees to anyone.
  • We can now easily and quickly update content ourselves.
  • CNM can now collaborate on new features with other local government agencies such as the City of Albuquerque and APS, sharing the development cost.
  • The system meets modern web and usability standards with RSS, cross-browser
  • support, security, and more.

News RSS Feeds

Want to be in the know on what's going on at CNM? Check out our news RSS feeds.

All news

Featured, Breaking and Emergency News

Most Popular Now

The Most Popular Now section of the home page features the most visited content on the entire website.


Community Photo Pool

The new site includes a moderated community photo pool powered by Flickr. Members of the CNM community can submit photos to be considered for the pool and featured on the college's home page.


What's Next? will continue to improve. As we learn how people use the new site, we will continually make enhancements. We are also conducting ongoing testing to identify ways to improve the user experience on our site.

See any problems?

Notify the web team of any broken links or problems.