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'Water in the Desert' Series Wraps Up on Wednesday

'Water in the Desert' Series Wraps Up on Wednesday

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.

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Check Out Theatre Department's Production of 'Trojan Women’

Check Out Theatre Department's Production of 'Trojan Women’

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.

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CNM Health Center Changing Its Operations

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.

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Instructor’s Ghost Bike Exhibit Part of Dia de Los Muertos Ofrendas

Instructor’s Ghost Bike Exhibit Part of Dia de Los Muertos Ofrendas

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).

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Learn About Resources, Student Clubs and Enjoy Live Music at Fall Festival Wednesday at Main Campus

Learn About Resources, Student Clubs and Enjoy Live Music at Fall Festival Wednesday at Main Campus

Oct. 27, 2015 -- Students and employees are invited to attend CNM’s Fall Festival on Wednesday at Main Campus, where you can mingle, listen to live music and learn more about CNM student clubs and organizations, student services and community resources.

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CNM Grad Honored by Mayor for Helping Save Balloonist's Life

CNM Grad Honored by Mayor for Helping Save Balloonist's Life

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.

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Have a Scary Good Time at Haunted House in Ted Chavez Hall Oct. 30

Have a Scary Good Time at Haunted House in Ted Chavez Hall Oct. 30

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.

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Flash Advisement for Students Interested in STEM Fields Oct. 19-22

Flash Advisement for Students Interested in STEM Fields Oct. 19-22

Oct. 16, 2015 -- CNM’s STEM-UP program will be hosting information tables and flash advising opportunities for students interested in STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) daily from Monday, Oct. 19, through Thursday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The flash advising tables will be set up in the Student Resource Center breezeway on Main Campus.

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New Signs Remind CNM Community That Storm Water Drains Lead to Rio Grande

New Signs Remind CNM Community That Storm Water Drains Lead to Rio Grande

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.

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It's National Cyber Security Awareness Month -- Stay Safe Online

It's National Cyber Security Awareness Month -- Stay Safe Online

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.

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CNM Honors Victims of Umpqua Community College Tragedy

CNM Honors Victims of Umpqua Community College Tragedy

Oct. 8, 2015 -- CNM joined community colleges across the nation in a moment of silence to honor the shooting victims from last week’s tragedy at Umpqua Community College in Oregon.

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Learn About Kirtland Fuel Spill on Wednesday During Water in Desert Series

Learn About Kirtland Fuel Spill on Wednesday During Water in Desert Series

Oct. 8, 2015 -- Dr. Dennis McQuillan, geologist for the Environment Department and technical lead for the Kirtland Fuel Spill Remediation Project, will speak about his work on the spill and similar endeavors with the Animas River cleanup on Oct. 14 from 6-7 p.m. in the CNM Student Resource Center, Room 204.

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Faculty to Read Original Works as Kick Off for 'Leonardo' on Oct. 22

Faculty to Read Original Works as Kick Off for 'Leonardo' on Oct. 22

October 14, 2015 -- Eight CNM faculty members will be reading from their original works on Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. on Main Campus in the Student Resource Center, Room 204. The readings will serve as the kick off event for Leonardo, CNM’s longstanding, once- a-year student literary magazine that will be accepting student literary submissions for the magazine from Oct. 20 through Feb. 1.

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CNM Employees Wear Regalia To Inspire Students to Graduate

CNM Employees Wear Regalia To Inspire Students to Graduate

Oct. 6, 2015 -- Many CNM faculty and staff wore graduation regalia on Tuesday as part of Graduation Inspiration, a day-long event highlighting the importance of graduation.

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'Water in the Desert' Events Help Build Awareness Throughout Fall

'Water in the Desert' Events Help Build Awareness Throughout Fall

Sept. 25, 2015 -- CNM’s “Water in the Desert Project” is an 8-week education series hosted by the CNM Sustainability Curriculum Committee designed to help raise awareness of issues regarding water resources in the West and to foster sustainable water behaviors by providing experiential learning opportunities for students.

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CNM Hosts Forum on Building a Stronger Workforce on Friday

CNM Hosts Forum on Building a Stronger Workforce on Friday

Sept. 24, 2015 -- CNM's School of Business & Information Technology will host a forum on building a better workforce that will feature a variety of influential community and economic leaders on Friday, Sept. 25, from 7:30-9:30 a.m. in the Smith Brasher Hall Auditorium, Room 100.

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Respiratory Therapy Students Find Thousands of Cigarette Butts in Unauthorized Areas

Respiratory Therapy Students Find Thousands of Cigarette Butts in Unauthorized Areas

September 23, 2015 -- First and second year students in Amy Tixier’s Respiratory Therapy class spent an hour last week picking up cigarette butts on Main Campus found in unauthorized smoking areas

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New Friday Fitness Fundays Start This Week

New Friday Fitness Fundays Start This Week

Oct. 20, 2015 -- You’re invited to join fun and healthy activities such as volleyball, ultimate Frisbee, aerobic exercises, stretching/foam rolling and chair yoga during CNM’s Friday Fitness Fundays this Friday from 2-4 p.m. on the grass lawn next to the Student Resource Center (SRC) on Main Campus.

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CNM Receives Grant from AARP to Help Women Over 50 Gain Employment

CNM Receives Grant from AARP to Help Women Over 50 Gain Employment

September 17, 2015 -- The AARP Foundation, a grantee of the Social Innovation Fund, awarded Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) a subgrant designed to help women age 50 and older prepare for new careers. The subgrant will be for $175,000 per year for three years.

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CNM Glass Puts New Spin on Teaching

CNM Glass Puts New Spin on Teaching

September 16, 2015 -- CNM faculty members have a high-tech, engaging new tool for teaching students. It’s CNM Glass, a system that captures video of short lectures presented by instructors who write on a tempered glass board instead of a whiteboard or blackboard. The technology behind the glass allows instructors to face students while writing on the glass board, creating more dynamic lectures that can provide more clarity and a more engaging learning experience for students.

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