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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
Sept. 10, 2015 -- The U.S. Department of Labor announced on Wednesday that it is awarding CNM with a $2,999,553 grant as part of its $175 million American Apprenticeship Grants.
September 9, 2015 -- CNM will host several educational events focusing on water issues in the desert during September and October as part of the college's Campus as a Living Lab initiative, beginning with a kickoff event on Wednesday, Sept. 23.
September 9, 2015 -- Melissa Montoya, a CNM student, has been selected to travel to NASA’s Johnson Space Center this spring to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars project (NCAS).
September 9, 2015 -- The CNM Office of Adult Basic Education (ABE) has started a chapter of the National Adult Education Honor Society (NAEHS).
Sept. 4, 2015 -- All campuses will be closed and no classes will be held on Monday, Sept. 7, in honor of Labor Day.
September 3, 2015 -- Eight CNM nursing students recently graduated with Bachelor of Science Degrees and Associate of Applied Science Degrees in Nursing during a ceremony held at the University of New Mexico.