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.
July 30, 2013 -- CNM’s newly renovated building at the corner of Basehart Rd. and University Blvd. (723 University Blvd.) is starting to come to life. The first occupants open for business are the Main Campus Bookstore and the CNM Foundation.
July 30, 2013 -- Members of the CNM chapter of the American Association for Women in Community Colleges (AAWCC) gathered last week to honor Anna McCall who recently received a 2012-13 AAWCC scholarship for Region VI. The scholarship was for $500, which Anna applied to her fall tuition
CNM is a major contributor to New Mexico’s economy. Each year CNM graduates add $85 million to the New Mexico tax base. Over the past 30 years students have earned more than 4 million college credits.
July 8, 2013 -- If you’re going to be a new student at CNM this fall, get started on the right track with New Student Orientation.
All CNM offices will be closed and no classes will be held on Thursday, July 4, in honor of Independence Day. CNM wishes you a happy and safe holiday!
July 3, 2013 -- Two CNM students earned medals at this year’s National SkillsUSA Championships, continuing CNM’s long tradition of outstanding performances at the annual event.
June 27, 2013 -- CNM’s Fall Term Schedule of Classes is available for your course-planning pleasure. Start mapping out your course schedule for the fall now.
June 25, 2013 -- CNM students are invited to a Financial Literacy Workshop on Friday, June 28 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Max Salazar Hall, Room 301. Students will be able to learn about resources and services that can help them improve their financial outlook.
June 20, 2013 -- Tax Help New Mexico, sponsored by Central New Mexico Community College and United Way of Central New Mexico, prepared 31,478 tax returns and generated $19.2 million in tax refunds for 19,700 New Mexicans this year.
June 27, 2013 -- High school students and families interested in the new College and Career High School, which is being operated through a partnership between CNM and Albuquerque Public Schools, can now apply to enroll in the school online.
June 13, 2013 -- The newly renovated Jeannette Stromberg Hall on CNM’s Main Campus has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. It is the second building on a CNM campus and the first renovation project to receive the coveted LEED Gold honor.
June 13, 2013 -- More than 220 students from throughout the area who have passed the General Educational Development (GED) exam over the past year will don caps and gowns on Saturday, June 15, and participate in the 26th annual CNM-sponsored GED graduation ceremony. The event -- one of the largest GED graduations in the country -- will be held at 10 a.m. at the Kiva Auditorium in the Albuquerque Convention Center.
June 6, 2013 -- Members of the CNM Deans Council became cooks for a day recently when they prepared dinner for some 60 people at the Albuquerque Ronald McDonald House.
No classes will be held and all CNM offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, in honor of Memorial Day.
CNM is at the forefront of implementing a directive from the New Mexico Legislature to align all nursing curriculum at public colleges and universities across the state. CNM, which will start phasing in the curriculum in spring 2014, has been one of the leaders in the statewide movement, along with the University of New Mexico.
May 30, 2013 -- In this persistent era of difficult economic conditions, CNM is helping thousands of people from coast to coast ease their budget woes.
May 24, 2013 -- Photovoltaics and solar heating course curriculum, developed and taught by industry experts who are also instructors at Central New Mexico Community College, is going public and being made available to “green” training providers across the country.