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CNM Student Wins Gold Medal at National SkillsUSA Championships

CNM Student Wins Gold Medal at National SkillsUSA Championships

June 29, 2016 -- A CNM welding student continued the college’s tradition of excellence at the National SkillsUSA Championships, winning a gold medal at the nation’s largest gathering of Career Technical Education students. The event was held last week in Louisville, Ky., where 6,000 CTE students from around the country put their skills to the test.

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Pharmacy Technician Students Learn in New Mock Cleanroom

Pharmacy Technician Students Learn in New Mock Cleanroom

June 29, 2016 -- A new mock cleanroom for CNM’s Pharmacy Technician program at the Westside Campus gives students a better opportunity to learn how to make sterile products for patients and become more desirable to employers.

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Celebration of Life for Robert ‘Bobby’ Matteucci to Be Held July 11

Celebration of Life for Robert ‘Bobby’ Matteucci to Be Held July 11

June 22, 2016 -- You’re invited to attend a celebration of life for Robert “Bobby” Matteucci on Monday, July 11, at 5 p.m. at the Robert P. Matteucci Hall courtyard on Main Campus.

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Tom Swisstack Joins CNM Governing Board

Tom Swisstack Joins CNM Governing Board

June 22, 2016 -- Tom Swisstack, former Mayor of Rio Rancho, was selected to fill the vacant District 3 CNM Governing Board seat during the CNM Governing Board’s June meeting. Swisstack will officially begin serving on the CNM Governing Board July 12.

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CNM Sky Warriors Help Students Who Have Aged Out of Foster Care Transition to College

CNM Sky Warriors Help Students Who Have Aged Out of Foster Care Transition to College

June 22, 2016 -- For the past year, seven CNM student veterans who participate in CNM’s Sky Warriors program have been ballooning on Saturday mornings, learning new ways to cope with the transition from military to civilian life.

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Deaf CNM Welding Student to Compete in National Public Speaking Contest

Deaf CNM Welding Student to Compete in National Public Speaking Contest

June 15, 2016 -- CNM welding student April Vezie will be competing next week in the National SkillsUSA Championships Extemporaneous Speech category, in which she’ll be given a topic five minutes before she’ll have to perform a speech on it.

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CNM’s Campus as a Living Lab and Sustainability Efforts Move Forward with New Project Manager

CNM’s Campus as a Living Lab and Sustainability Efforts Move Forward with New Project Manager

June 15, 2016 -- Molly Blumhoefer, a Geography faculty member, has been named CNM’s new Campus as a Living Lab and Sustainability Project Manager.

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Deans Council Prepares Dinner for 60 at Ronald McDonald House

Deans Council Prepares Dinner for 60 at Ronald McDonald House

June 15, 2016 -- Members of CNM’s Deans Council donated their time last week to prepare dinner for 60 people at the Albuquerque Ronald McDonald House.

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Early-stage Businesses Wanted for Next IGNITE Community Accelerator

Early-stage Businesses Wanted for Next IGNITE Community Accelerator

June 15, 2016 -- Applications are now being accepted for the next IGNITE Community Accelerator, an entrepreneurial accelerator that helps young businesses grow up fast. It’s operated by CNM’s STEMulus Center in downtown Albuquerque.

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Welcome New Hires

The following people were recently hired by CNM.

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CNM Offering Free Summer Camps for Middle and High School Students

CNM Offering Free Summer Camps for Middle and High School Students

June 7, 2016 -- Registration is under way for CNM’s free Summer Camp for middle and high school students. Full day and half day workshops will be held on Main Campus on July 22.

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Instructors Create Online Interactive Microbiology Lab Manual

Instructors Create Online Interactive Microbiology Lab Manual

June 7, 2016 -- A new online microbiology lab manual developed by three CNM instructors is making it easier for students to learn the subject and work more efficiently in the lab.

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Join the Fun at Third Annual Heritage 5K Fun Run and 1-Mile Walk

Join the Fun at Third Annual Heritage 5K Fun Run and 1-Mile Walk

June 7, 2016 -- The CNM community and general public are invited to participate in the third annual Honor Your Heritage 5K Fun Run and 1-Mile Walk on Sunday, June 12 at the CNM Montoya Campus. The event is hosted by CNM’s Native American Task Team.

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STEMulus Center Hosting Business Idea Contest for Native American Entrepreneurs

STEMulus Center Hosting Business Idea Contest for Native American Entrepreneurs

June 7, 2016 -- The CNM STEMulus Center, with support from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, will host the first business idea contest focused on Native American entrepreneurs. A kickoff event was held Wednesday, June 8, at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center.

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CNM Recipient of $50,000 Scholarship Graduates from UNM

CNM Recipient of $50,000 Scholarship Graduates from UNM

June 7, 2016 -- The CNM recipient of a $50,000 USDA Healthy Meals Fit for Life Scholarship has graduated from the University of New Mexico with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics.

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Deep Dive Coding Students Present Projects Wednesday at FatPipe

Deep Dive Coding Students Present Projects Wednesday at FatPipe

June 7, 2016 -- The CNM STEMulus Center’s spring Deep Dive Coding cohort will demonstrate their projects during Demo Day on Wednesday, June 15, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Fat Pipe ABQ Coworking Space, 200 Broadway Blvd. NE. The event is open to the public.

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First Cohort in New Retail Management Fast Track Program Prepares to Launch

June 1, 2016 -- Thirty Albertsons employees will participate in a new CNM Retail Management Certificate Fast Track program starting this summer where they will learn the fundamentals of retail management. The first cohort of the program had an orientation last week.

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Welding Student Tracy Madrid Receives $2,500 Scholarship

Welding Student Tracy Madrid Receives $2,500 Scholarship

June 1, 2016 -- CNM welding student Tracy Madrid is the recipient of the $2,500 Glenn W. Oyler Memorial Scholarship awarded by the American Welding Society. She can use the money for tuition and books.

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English Jump Start Co-requisite Course Starting in Fall

June 1, 2016 -- Starting this fall, Integrated Reading & Writing (0980) will be offered along with English 1101 as part of an English Jump Start Co-requisite Course. CNM students can take two linked classes for a total of six credit hours in the same term so they can complete degree requirements sooner.

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CNM, NM Highlands Sign Transfer Agreement for Criminal Justice Students

CNM, NM Highlands Sign Transfer Agreement for Criminal Justice Students

May 25, 2016 -- CNM and New Mexico Highlands University (NMHU) have signed a transfer agreement that will make it easier for CNM students to transfer credits to the university’s Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice program.

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