Sept. 23, 2013 -- The City of Albuquerque’s ABQ Ride transit service will kick off its “Clear the Air Challenge” in front of the Main Campus Student Services Center on Tuesday, Sept. 24, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
September 18, 2013 -- They look like typical high school students – jeans and t-shirts, sneakers and shorts. But there’s something different about these teenagers. They’re already in college, taking the fast track to a degree.
September 17, 2013 -- At the September TEDxABQ event, Sandia National Laboratories researcher and part-time CNM computing instructor Barbara Jennings issued a challenge to a Popejoy Hall audience of 2,000.
September 20, 2013 -- Students from CNM’s chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the national honor society for community colleges, recently urged fellow CNM students to sign a pledge to complete their associate degrees or certificates before leaving CNM.
Sept. 17, 2013 -- A group of CNM employees recently worked together to implement and then exceed the goals for a Department of Labor renewable energy grant in only one year, even though the grant was set up for a three-year timeline.
Due to a major technology upgrade, all students will have to log in to CNM’s online services with a different password beginning today, Sept. 17.
Sept. 12, 2013 -- Four faculty members from the School of Communication, Humanities & Social Sciences were honored at the September Governing Board meeting for an event they organized to help students from a local high school prepare for CNM dual credit classes.
All CNM offices will be closed on Friday, Sept. 13, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the annual faculty and staff Convocation. For students, if you have a class scheduled during this time, please ask your instructor if the class will be held.
September, 2013 -- CNM has become the first public college or university in New Mexico to have a VMware IT Academy offering classes in “cloud computing,” a fast-growing field that gives companies all the technology they need without the hefty infrastructure costs.
Aug. 30, 2013 -- No CNM classes will be held and all campuses will be closed on Monday (Sept. 2) in honor of Labor Day. CNM wishes you a safe and happy holiday weekend!
August 28, 2013 -- Some 35 current and future astronomy and space science instructors attended a NASA-funded workshop at CNM August 24 where they learned about new ways to engage and teach their astronomy students.
Aug. 26, 2013 -- Access to CNM’s intranet service for students, myCNM, has been restored after a temporary outage.
Aug. 23, 2013 -- The new College & Career High School, a partnership between CNM and Albuquerque Public Schools, welcomed its first student body to classes this week.
Aug. 22, 2013 -- In an effort to advance CNM’s commitment of providing a healthy environment to learn and work, a new policy is in effect that prohibits smoking and the use of other tobacco-related products, including e-cigarettes, on all campuses except in “Designated Smoking Areas.”
Aug. 26, 2013 -- CNM welcomed students back to campus on Monday, the first day of the fall term. More than 27,200 students are enrolled in fall classes.
Aug. 14, 2013 -- The Association of Community College Trustees has named CNM President Katharine Winograd as its Western Region CEO of the Year.
Aug. 8, 2013 -- Suzanne Porter-Bolton, a Central New Mexico Community College nutrition major, has been awarded a $50,000 United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) scholarship funded by a Healthy Meals Fit for Life grant. It is one of the largest scholarships a CNM student has ever received.
August 8, 2013 -- School cafeteria workers from throughout New Mexico came to CNM in July to learn how to make more nutritious meals for K-12 students.
Aug. 1, 2013 -- Kathy Kaestner, full-time Emergency Medical Services faculty and clinical coordinator at CNM, was named Emergency Medical Services Educator of the Year at the EMS State Conference on July 26 at the Hotel Cascada in Albuquerque.
July 30, 2013 -- CNM students who are pursuing an associate degree in the Hospitality and Tourism program now have the opportunity to transfer and earn a bachelor’s in Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management from New Mexico State University – all without venturing beyond Albuquerque.