Faculty & Staff Newsroom
November 23, 2015 -- Welcome these new employees to CNM.
November 23, 2015 -- Calling all employees who wish to volunteer for the CNM Wellness Community in 2016. This community consists of employee representatives from every CNM department and campus who are passionate about the health and well being of our CNM community.
November 18, 2015 -- Albuquerque artist Karen Yank, who has been commissioned to create a monumental sculpture commemorating CNM’s 50th anniversary, will introduce her work and her process during a talk Friday, Nov. 20, from 9-11 a.m. at CMY, Inc., 309 Old Coors Dr. SW.
November 18, 2015 -- An art installation called “Idea Flow,” created by students in Lea Anderson’s Westside Campus Art Practices I class, was part of the final event that celebrated the culmination of the eight-week “Water in the Desert” educational series at CNM. The artwork, which is about 300-feet long and consists of over 1,000 pieces, runs the entire length of the L Building’s first floor.
November 11, 2015 -- Several CNM theatre students were recognized for their work on a film they created in just two days as part of the Albuquerque 48-Hour Film Science Fiction Project.
November 11, 2015 -- CNM has been named a partner of Academic Alliance of the National Center for Women in Information Technology (NCWIT), making female students majoring in Computer Information Systems or Computer Science eligible for a $10,000 cash prize.
November 11, 2015 -- The following people are new to CNM.
November 9, 2015 -- November is Native American Heritage Month and CNM is celebrating with several events.
November 5, 2015 -- The eight-week “Water in the Desert” series, sponsored by the CNM Sustainability Curriculum Committee, will host its final event on Wednesday, Nov. 11, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the L Building, first floor north hall.
November 5, 2015 -- Members of CNM’s Physical Plant Department (PPD) and Information Technology Services (ITS) joined forces a few weeks ago to sell t-shirts for a fundraiser for Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico. The t-shirts, which cost $15 each, carried the wording “2015 Share the Love, Share a Night.”
November 2, 2015 -- Central New Mexico Community College’s Theatre Department is proud to present Euripides’ “Trojan Women” directed by Joanne Camp Sobel, opening Nov. 6 and running through Nov. 15 at CNM’s Coal Avenue Theatre (CAT). Friday and Saturday performances will be at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday performances at 2 p.m. Tickets are $5.
The CNM Health Center that’s located in the Student Services Center on Main Campus will no longer perform medical procedures and medical consultations after Oct. 30. CNM will continue to provide mental health counseling in the same location.
October 28, 2015 -- Westside Campus Library created a Day of the Dead-themed craft station at Tuesday’s Fall Festival.
October 28, 2015 -- For the sixth year in a row, CNM biology, anatomy and physiology instructor and avid cyclist Jennifer Buntz has installed a “ghost bike” exhibit as part of the Dia de los Muertos Ofrendas at the National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC).
October 28, 2015 -- The following people were hired by CNM in October.
October 22, 2015 -- Jeremy Pecotte, who earned an associate degree in Emergency Medical Services from CNM, was one of several people honored by Albuquerque Mayor Richard Berry earlier this week for helping to save the life of a Brazilian balloon pilot who was having a heart attack at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
October 22, 2015 -- Forget about the classrooms and labs for a night. On Oct. 30 from 4-7 p.m., Ted Chavez Hall will transform into a spooky haunted house where zombies and ghosts will roam the halls and Frankenstein will sit in an electrocution chair.
October 21, 2015 -- The tragedy at Umpqua Community College in Oregon, where a gunman killed nine people earlier this month, sadly reinforces the need for increased awareness and diligence on all of CNM’s campuses.
October 14, 2015 -- In an effort to make the CNM community aware that storm water flowing into storm drains carrying ground pollution goes directly to the Rio Grande, CNM students and instructors placed storm drain markers on drains around Main Campus.
October 14, 2015 -- CNM was invited to join, and is now a member of the Department of Homeland Security’s "Stop. Think. Connect." campaign's Academic Alliance.