Faculty & Staff Newsroom
February 23, 2017 -- CNM’s School of Applied Technologies recently hosted a Developing a Curriculum (DACUM) event at the CNM Advanced Technology Center, adding momentum to the development of an Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Technician certification – better known as a drone technician certification.
February 22, 2017 -- The CNM School of Health, Wellness & Public Safety (HWPS) has partnered with the Navajo Nation to train a second cohort of Community Dental Health Coordinators. The American Dental Association is providing funds to cover tuition, fees and books, as well as paying some administrative costs.
February 22, 2017 -- More than 200 high school students and another 130 healthcare professionals will be coming to CNM this weekend for two conferences, both of which will be focused on honing skills in the medical fields.
February 21, 2017 -- Parts of the J Building on Montoya Campus have been reduced to rubble as renovation plans prepare to take form for a state-of-the-art learning facility. The renovated J Building is expected to be complete and ready for occupation prior to the 2018 Fall Term.
February 21, 2017 -- CNM volunteers spread the word about recycling during a Valentine’s Day event, “Latin Love Fest,” at the National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC). The night was filled with music, dancing and performances.
February 21, 2017 -- For the first time in the four years that CNM has participated in the national RecycleMania Tournament, the percentage of total waste that’s recycled at each of CNM’s campuses will be tracked for a friendly competition.
February 21, 2017 -- A wide variety of employers will be available to inform CNM students about job opportunities during the monthly Employer Recruitment Event on Main Campus Wednesday, March 1, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Main Campus Student Services Center lobby.
February 20, 2017 -- The CNM Veterinary Technology program will be hosting two information sessions for those interested in the field. Registration is not required, but attendees are encouraged to arrive on time and bring a pen. The dates and times for the sessions are Monday, Feb. 27, at 1 p.m., and Wednesday, March 8, at 6 p.m. Both sessions will be at the South Valley Campus in SV 100, Building 2. The South Valley Campus is located at 5816 Isleta SW, about three miles south of Rio Bravo Boulevard.
February 15, 2017 -- The Bank of America WORKS platform used for PCard reconciliation is live, and Accountholders and Approvers are trained and processing transactions with it. The next goal is maintaining compliance.
February 15, 2017 -- To help reduce LMS Blackboard hosting costs, the CNM Deans Council has decided to reduce course retention to one year (three terms). The previous year of courses will be removed and stored in archives for any grade challenges that may occur.
February 15, 2017 -- CNM, CNM Ingenuity, Inc. and the New Mexico Rural Electric Cooperatives Association (NMRECA) have partnered to bring the association’s statewide Lineworker Electric Power Training Facility to the CNM Rio Rancho Campus where apprentices will train to become electrical lineworkers for one of NMRECA’s 19 rural cooperatives across the state.
February 14, 2017 -- CNM students helped kick off this year’s RecycleMania activities on Thursday, Feb. 9 by participating in fun educational activities and sorting through recyclables dumped on a tarp to identify and remove non-recyclable materials.
February 10, 2017 -- CNM welcomed more than 2,100 high school students from 36 different schools around the region to CNM’s Main Campus on Friday, Feb. 10, to learn about the wide variety of programs offered at the college.
February 8, 2017 -- The Office of Digital Strategy and Information Technology Services is now providing in-person technical training courses.
February 8, 2017 -- Early-stage and startup businesses are invited to apply for CNM’s IGNITE Community Accelerator through March 3. The Accelerator, which will begin March 17, helps entrepreneurs gain the business skills they need to accelerate the growth of their fledgling businesses through an intensive, 10-week program.
February 8, 2017 -- Welcome new CNM February hires.
February 7, 2017 -- As a part of CNM’ sustainability initiative, signs are now being posted at all entrances that have automatic-opening doors that comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
February 3, 2017 -- Several universities will be visiting CNM campuses in February to meet with prospective students about transfer opportunities. Here’s the schedule.
Feb. 1, 2017 -- New sleep and hibernation times for computers are being implemented this term as part of the college’s energy saving initiatives.
CNM Offers Final Voluntary Retirement Incentive to Employees Eligible to Retire On or Before Aug. 31
Feb. 1, 2017 -- CNM is offering a voluntary Retirement Incentive Offer (RIO) to full-time employees who are eligible to retire on or before Aug. 31, 2017, under the rules established by the New Mexico Educational Retirement Board.