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Eighteen CNM Students to Head to Louisville for National SkillsUSA Championships

April 22, 2015 -- Eighteen CNM students will head to Louisville, Ky. June 23-27 to compete in the National SkillsUSA Championships after winning gold medals during the state SkillsUSA competition recently held at the college.

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CNM Kidney Donor Jennifer Adams Organizes New Mexico’s First Kidney Walk

CNM Kidney Donor Jennifer Adams Organizes New Mexico’s First Kidney Walk

April 22, 2015 -- It’s been nearly a year since CNM faculty member Jennifer Adams donated a kidney to a student in her English class in the School of Adult & General Education. With that donation came a profound interest in establishing an office of the National Kidney Foundation in New Mexico.

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CNM to Celebrate Graduates at Ceremony May 9

CNM to Celebrate Graduates at Ceremony May 9

April 22, 2015 -- Dr. Barbara Damron, New Mexico’s newly appointed Higher Education Secretary, will be the keynote speaker at CNM’s spring graduation ceremony that will take place at noon on Saturday, May 9 at Tingley Coliseum.

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New Hires for Month of April

April 22, 2015 -- A hearty welcome is extended to April new hires. They are:

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Several New Certificate, Degree Programs to Debut in Fall

Several New Certificate, Degree Programs to Debut in Fall

April 22, 2015 -- CNM will have several new programs for the 2015-2016 academic year. Below is the list and brief descriptions.

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18 CNM Students Advance to National SkillsUSA Championships

18 CNM Students Advance to National SkillsUSA Championships

April 16, 2015 -- Eighteen CNM students will be competing in the National SkillsUSA Championships after winning gold medals in their competitions during the state SkillsUSA competition that was held last week at the college.

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CNM Partners with 2030 District to Make Albuquerque More Eco-friendly, Economically Competitive

CNM Partners with 2030 District to Make Albuquerque More Eco-friendly, Economically Competitive

April 24, 2015 -- CNM has partnered with Albuquerque’s emerging 2030 District, part of a national initiative to reduce energy and water consumption, and transportation emissions. College officials recently signed a commitment letter to join the growing movement.

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Major Project to Result in Beautiful Covered Walkway at MS and SSC

Major Project to Result in Beautiful Covered Walkway at MS and SSC

April 15, 2015 -- Parking will be tight this summer near Max Salazar Hall (MS) and Student Services Center (SSC) during a major construction project that will get underway May 8. But the end result – a beautiful latticed canopy-covered walkway extending from University Blvd. and ending in a student-friendly entrance to the buildings – will be worth the wait, says Marvin Martinez, facilities project manager.

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CNM’s Mount Trashmore Wins Best Case Study Award

CNM’s Mount Trashmore Wins Best Case Study Award

April 15, 2015 -- CNM won the “Best Case Study” award in the Recycling Category for its Mount Trashmore event held March 4 as part of the RecycleMania Tournament, a national competition among colleges to see which can recycle the highest percentage of their total waste.

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Check Out CNM Design and Film Expo on Friday

Check Out CNM Design and Film Expo on Friday

April 15, 2015 -- CNM’s Third Annual Design and Film Expo that will showcase the work of School of Business & Information Technology digital media and film students will be held this Friday from 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. in Smith Brasher Hall.

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SAAC Seeks Faculty Feedback on Suggestions for Gen Ed Outcomes Revisions

April 15, 2015 -- The Student Academic Assessment Committee (SAAC) is conducting a review of the learning outcomes associated with the CNM General Education Core Curriculum.

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Faculty Elect Department Chairs to Serve Three-year Terms

Faculty Elect Department Chairs to Serve Three-year Terms

April 9, 2015 -- Twenty-three faculty members were elected department chairs earlier this month by fellow faculty members. They will start their three-year terms Aug. 31.

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CNM Finishes Strong in RecycleMania

CNM Finishes Strong in RecycleMania

April 9, 2015 -- The official results aren’t in yet – they won’t be released until next week – but it appears that CNM had a great showing in this year’s RecycleMania Tournament, a national competition among colleges to see who can recycle the highest percentage of their total waste.

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Female Students Pursuing Degrees in Traditionally Male-dominated Fields Honored

Female Students Pursuing Degrees in Traditionally Male-dominated Fields Honored

April 9, 2015 --The CNM Chapter of the American Association for Women in Community Colleges celebrated outstanding female students pursuing degrees in fields typically dominated by males at the fifth annual Women in Nontraditional (WIN) Careers Awards on April 2.

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CNM’s Mock Courtroom to Become Real on April 14

April 9, 2015 -- On April 14, CNM’s mock courtroom in the JS Building will become a real Metro Courtroom, complete with a judge, bailiff, court reporter, prosecutor, and defendants.

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Physics League Team Wins 2015 STEM Knowledge Bowl

Physics League Team Wins 2015 STEM Knowledge Bowl

April 1, 2015 -- The student Physics League team claimed the championship title last week in the 2015 STEM Knowledge Bowl, organized by the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES).

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Students from Around New Mexico Competing in SkillsUSA Friday at CNM

Students from Around New Mexico Competing in SkillsUSA Friday at CNM

March 31, 2015 -- More than 625 high school and college students from across the state will converge on CNM campuses April 10 to put their skills to the test in the 2015 SkillsUSA State Leadership & Skills Conference. About 70 of the competitors will be CNM students.

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In Spirit of Recycling, Students Make Artwork of Discarded CNM Library Books

In Spirit of Recycling, Students Make Artwork of Discarded CNM Library Books

March 31, 2015 -- Artwork made from old CNM library books marked for the shredder is making its way to the college’s five libraries for display.

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CNM Libraries Seeking Faculty & Staff Submissions for Authors Event - Deadline Is April 3

CNM Libraries Seeking Faculty & Staff Submissions for Authors Event - Deadline Is April 3

March 30, 2015 -- The CNM Libraries have extended the submission deadline for the fifth annual Authors Event to Friday, April 3. Submissions are open to CNM faculty and staff members who have published original works during the last five years.

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Presidential Fellow Shares Info on Competency-based Curriculum Through Her Newsletter

Presidential Fellow Shares Info on Competency-based Curriculum Through Her Newsletter

March 26, 2015 -- CNM Presidential Fellow Fang Chen is spending the 2014-15 academic year studying a transformative curriculum design that is gaining traction nationally – competency-based curriculum.

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