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CNM Students Advance to National SkillsUSA Finals

CNM Students Advance to National SkillsUSA Finals

April 11, 2013 -- Nineteen Gold Medal winners are heading to Kansas City to represent CNM in the national SkillsUSA finals.

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CNM Governing Board Stays Committed to Keeping Tuition Low

CNM Governing Board Stays Committed to Keeping Tuition Low

April 10, 2013 -- On Tuesday evening, the CNM Governing Board approved the college’s budget for the upcoming fiscal year that begins July 1. Included in the budget are slight increases to tuition that will go into effect for the 2013 fall term.

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Tax Help New Mexico Open Through April 15; Main Campus Site Open Until Midnight April 15

Tax Help New Mexico Open Through April 15; Main Campus Site Open Until Midnight April 15

April 10, 2013 -- Tax Help New Mexico sites are open through April 15 – the Main Campus site will be open until midnight on April 15. Students and the general public who do their taxes on their own can also take advantage of a free electronic filing service.

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CNM Foundation Board Welcomes Three New Members

CNM Foundation Board Welcomes Three New Members

April 8, 2013 -- Melissa Gonzales-Espino, Ruth Schifani and Angela Silva recently joined the Central New Mexico Community College Foundation Board, a 501c(3) organization that helps fund scholarships and programs that support the success of students and the college.

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CNM Hosts State SkillsUSA Competition

CNM Hosts State SkillsUSA Competition

April 5, 2013 -- More than 700 students from colleges across the state competed in the 2013 New Mexico SkillsUSA Competition on Friday, April 5. There were 45 competitions that took place at CNM’s Main Campus and other sites around the city.

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Free Healthy Eating Workshops Available on Tuesdays in April

Free Healthy Eating Workshops Available on Tuesdays in April

April 2, 2013 -- Get on the path to a healthier lifestyle by attending free, one-hour classes on Tuesdays in April. The nutrition classes are part of CNM’s “Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series” hosted at the Workforce Training Center.

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Students to Serve Community on ‘CNMunity’ Day April 6

Students to Serve Community on ‘CNMunity’ Day April 6

March 29, 2013 -- CNM’s Executive Council of Students has organized the first “CNMunity Day” on Saturday, April 6, when students will be able to volunteer their time to service projects in the community.

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CNM EMS Program Shows Community Spirit

CNM EMS Program Shows Community Spirit

March 27, 2013 -- Students in the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) program at CNM undergo a rigorous three-term program on the way to their professional accreditation. Still, these students make time to get involved in the community and volunteer for good causes.

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Expert to Talk About PTSD and Traumatic Brain Injuries at Main Campus

Expert to Talk About PTSD and Traumatic Brain Injuries at Main Campus

March 26, 2013 -- Dr. Joseph Sadek, an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of New Mexico who also leads the Veterans Affairs Center Psychiatric Poly-Trauma Team, will speak about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injuries on Thursday, March 28, from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Main Campus in the Smith Brasher Hall auditorium, Room 100.

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Some Courses in Distance Learning Blackboard System Temporarily Unavailable

Some Courses in Distance Learning Blackboard System Temporarily Unavailable

March 22, 2013 -- Some courses in Blackboard, CNM’s distance learning system, are currently unavailable due to technical issues.

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CNM Celebrates Women in Non-Traditional Careers

CNM Celebrates Women in Non-Traditional Careers

March 21, 2013 -- The CNM Chapter of the American Association for Women in Community Colleges will celebrate the outstanding female students pursuing degrees in careers typically dominated by males at the annual Awards for Women in Non-Traditional Careers, which will be held Tuesday, March 26, from 3 to 5 p.m. on Main Campus in the Student Resource Center.

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CNM Offering 8-Week Fast-Track Courses This Summer

CNM Offering 8-Week Fast-Track Courses This Summer

March 20, 2013 -- For the summer term, CNM will be offering about 20 percent of its course sections in an 8-week format, allowing students to reduce the length of a course by about a month and extend their summer break. A normal summer term course at CNM runs 12 weeks.

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Record Number of Employees Donate to Charitable Causes

Record Number of Employees Donate to Charitable Causes

March 18, 2013 – A record 635 CNM employees put their caring ways on display during CNM’s Leading the Way Employee Giving Campaign. They will donate $119,628 during 2013 to a wide variety of charitable causes, including scholarships for students in need.

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Planning to Attend Graduation Ceremony? Deadline for Grad Application Is March 29

Planning to Attend Graduation Ceremony? Deadline for Grad Application Is March 29

March 13, 2013 -- If you’re a student planning to participate in the Spring 2013 Graduation Ceremony on May 4 at Tingley Coliseum, don’t forget that you must submit a graduation application for your degree or certificate by March 29 at 5 p.m.

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Director of Institutional Research Elected to National Board

Director of Institutional Research Elected to National Board

March 12, 2013 -- Dawn Kenney, CNM’s director of Institutional Research, has been elected to the Association for Institutional Research Board. The AIR is the world’s largest professional organization for institutional researchers and it provides educational resources, best practices and professional development opportunities for more than 4,000 members.

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Student Newspaper Takes Third in National Journalism Competition

Student Newspaper Takes Third in National Journalism Competition

March 8, 2013 -- The CNM Chronicle student newspaper earned a third-place finish in the Associated Collegiate Press “Best in Show” category for two-year colleges in the United States and Canada.

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Spring Break Continues Through March 17

Spring Break Continues Through March 17

CNM's Spring Break will take place Monday, March 11, through Sunday, March 17. No classes will be held, but campuses will be open. Some services will be closed or operating on shortened schedules.

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Investment Study Can Help Students Save for Education, a House or Starting a Business

Investment Study Can Help Students Save for Education, a House or Starting a Business

March 4, 2013 -- CNM students can apply to participate in a study called the “Suncat Savings Challenge” that will allow many students to invest in a matched savings account. For every dollar a qualifying student puts into the account, public and private institutions will match the dollar with four dollars.

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All-State Academic Students Honored at Legislature

All-State Academic Students Honored at Legislature

Feb. 27, 2013 -- Six outstanding CNM students who were named to the All-New Mexico Academic Team were recently honored at the New Mexico Legislature.

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Mayor Berry Declares Feb. 22 Career Technical Education Day in Albuquerque

Mayor Berry Declares Feb. 22 Career Technical Education Day in Albuquerque

Feb. 22, 2013 -- Mayor Richard J. Berry spoke to more than 2,000 middle and high school students who participated in CNM’s Career Technical Education Open House on Friday. He also declared Feb. 22, 2013, to be Career Technical Education Day in Albuquerque.

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