January 31, 2014 -- CNM student Alexxandria (Lexy) Snell may not be venturing into space, but she will soon be helping people get there. The Aviation Maintenance major was offered a coveted summer internship with Virgin Galactic in Mojave, Calif., doing what she loves – repairing aircraft.
Jan. 29, 2014 -- The public’s appetite for high-quality food trucks continues to grow around the country and CNM has responded by letting Culinary Arts students get in on the craze, thanks to a partnership with the Street Food Institute.
Jan. 27, 2014 -- For every $1 saved by eligible, selected CNM students, $4 will be added to the students’ Individual Development Accounts (IDAs) as part of a scientific study on saving.
January 23, 2014 -- The CNM Workforce Training Center now offers the General Educational Development (GED) Test on computer, a brand new way for people to take the test and earn their GED credentials. Gone is the paper and pencil test that has been used since the 1940s.
Feb. 4, 2014 -- Philip Lister, Ph.D., chair of CNM’s Department of Biology and Biotechnology, is playing a role in helping eradicate superbugs – drug-resistant bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites that are becoming more and more dangerous worldwide.
Jan. 22, 2014 -- Help CNM make a run at a 2014 RecycleMania Tournament title while also lending a hand to the environment. More than 600 colleges and universities from across the U.S. have entered the recycling competition, which begins Feb. 2.
All CNM campuses will be closed and no classes will be held on Monday, Jan. 20, in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The college will return to normal operations on Tuesday, Jan. 21.
Jan. 16, 2014 -- Next time you’re near the Century 14 Downtown theater at First St. and Central Ave., take a look 30 feet up on the east wall of the theater. You’ll see a colorful and captivating mural of Albuquerque's iconic Route 66 strip that was painted by CNM art students.
Jan, 22, 2014 – Lella Gandini, Ed.D., an expert in early childhood education, will discuss the Reggio Emilia Approach to teaching children and she’ll discuss an exhibit coming to the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science when she speaks at CNM on Jan. 27
Jan. 9, 2014 -- For the 2013 Fall Term, CNM presented 2,391 associate degrees and certificates to 2,021 students, both of which are all-time highs for a fall term.
Jan. 14, 2014 -- As part of an overall surge in sustainability efforts at CNM, the college has thrown its hat in the ring for the 2014 RecycleMania Tournament, which begins Feb. 2.
January 9, 2014 -- Delta Dental of New Mexico has awarded the CNM Foundation a donation of $50,000 to create a Student Success Award for students in the college’s Dental Assistant certificate program.
January 9, 2014 -- The renovated Advanced Technology Center has been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.
Jan. 6, 2014 -- A change in policy that began with the Spring Term requires students to be registered in classes prior to the first day of class. Studies have shown that students are more likely to succeed when they begin class on the first day.
Jan. 6, 2014 -- If you missed the deadline to register for classes that began on Jan. 6, don’t forget to check out CNM’s wide variety of late-start classes. You can register now for classes that begin on Jan. 27, and there are many other classes with later start dates.
With the 2014 Spring Term beginning on Monday, Jan. 6, the Main, Montoya, Rio Rancho, South Valley and Westside campuses will provide extended hours for Student Services, CNM Connect and Academic Affairs offices Jan. 2-4.
Dec. 17, 2013 -- All CNM campuses and buildings will be closed from Dec. 19 through Jan. 1 for CNM’s Winter Break. The college will reopen on Jan. 2 with extended hours from Jan. 2-4 in preparation for the 2014 Spring Term that begins Jan. 6.
Dec. 11, 2013 -- Beginning with the 2014 Spring Term that begins Jan. 6, a change in policy will require all students to be registered in classes prior to the start of the part of term in which the classes are scheduled.
If you’re considering charitable donations during this holiday season, you can support students in need by donating to a variety of scholarship funds through the CNM Foundation. Gifts are tax-deductible and can be applied to the scholarship fund of your choice.
Dec. 4, 2013 -- CNM recently celebrated its foreign-born students during the week of International Students Day, which included an essay-writing contest focused on their experiences in America.