March 20, 2017 -- A wide variety of employers will be available to inform CNM students about job opportunities during the monthly Employer Recruitment Event on Wednesday, April 5, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Main Campus in the Student Services Center lobby.
March 20, 2017 -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security recently certified CNM to enroll international students studying on M and F visas. CNM’s Global Education office is now accepting international student inquiries to attend CNM beginning with the 2017 Fall Term that begins in August.
March 15, 2017 -- More than 500 Career Technical Education students from across the state will put their skills to the test at CNM on Friday, March 31, during the 2017 New Mexico SkillsUSA Leadership & Skills Conference.
March 15, 2017 -- CNM learned this week that the college ranked No. 1 among 1,100-plus community colleges nationwide in the number of graduation awards (associate degrees and certificates) earned by Hispanics for the 2014-15 academic year, according to the most recent U.S. Department of Education statistics available.
March 14, 2017 -- CNM Ingenuity, Inc., the 501(c)3 enterprise arm of CNM, and Harmonix Technologies, an international information technology corporation headquartered in Albuquerque, are teaming up to provide education institutions and other public institutions in New Mexico with world-class information technology data center management and other IT training services that will provide institutions with cost-saving opportunities.
March 14, 2017 -- CNM engineering and computer programming students will be headed to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida April 18-20, to participate in a NASA “Swarmathon” physical competition. Last year, a CNM team took second place in the competition and this year’s group hopes to do even better.
March 13, 2017 -- Loryn Phillips, a CNM student majoring in Biotechnology, has been selected to travel to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s John C. Stennis Space Center in Mississippi next month to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars project.
March 13, 2017 -- CNM’s Theatre Department will present the play “Tortilla Sun” beginning March 24 at CNM’s Coal Avenue Theatre. “Tortilla Sun” is directed by CNM theatre instructor Martin Andrews, based on the book by Jennifer Cervantes and adapted for the stage by CNM theatre instructor Leonard Madrid.
March 13, 2017 -- CNM is celebrating International Education and International Day of the Woman throughout March with a series of events ranging from discussion panels to a flamenco class and from poetry readings to a belly dance demonstration. All of the events are being held at either Main or Montoya campuses and are free.
March 9, 2017 -- CNM’s Deep Dive Coding Bootcamps will be launching a new offering in June – an immersive Java, Android and Salesforce Bootcamp.
March 7, 2017 -- CNM’s Westside Campus will host an open house on Thursday, March 9, from 4 to 7 p.m.
March 1, 2017 -- Students in Heidi Laughlin’s Introduction to Tourism class recently joined Courtney Padilla, corporate director of Special Projects for Heritage Hotels & Resorts, to tour the new Hotel Chaco, currently in the final stages of construction. Hotel Chaco is on course for a soft opening in mid-April.
Feb. 28, 2017 -- Three students from Central New Mexico Community College’s Electrical Trades Associate Degree Program today were named 2017 Siemens Technical Scholars by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program and the Siemens Foundation.
March 1, 2017 -- Several universities will be visiting CNM campuses in March to meet with students about transfer opportunities.
February 23, 2017 -- CNM’s School of Applied Technologies recently hosted a Developing a Curriculum (DACUM) event at the CNM Advanced Technology Center, adding momentum to the development of an Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Technician certification – better known as a drone technician certification.
February 22, 2017 -- The CNM School of Health, Wellness & Public Safety (HWPS) has partnered with the Navajo Nation to train a second cohort of Community Dental Health Coordinators. The American Dental Association is providing funds to cover tuition, fees and books, as well as paying some administrative costs.
February 22, 2017 -- More than 200 high school students and another 130 healthcare professionals will be coming to CNM this weekend for two conferences, both of which will be focused on honing skills in the medical fields.
February 21, 2017 -- Parts of the J Building on Montoya Campus have been reduced to rubble as renovation plans prepare to take form for a state-of-the-art learning facility. The renovated J Building is expected to be complete and ready for occupation prior to the 2018 Fall Term.
Feb. 17, 2017 -- College and Career High School (CCHS) on CNM’s Main Campus is accepting applications for the 2017-18 school year.
February 15, 2017 -- CNM, CNM Ingenuity, Inc. and the New Mexico Rural Electric Cooperatives Association (NMRECA) have partnered to bring the association’s statewide Lineworker Electric Power Training Facility to the CNM Rio Rancho Campus where apprentices will train to become electrical lineworkers for one of NMRECA’s 19 rural cooperatives across the state.