April 16, 2014 -- As this year’s forest and wildland fire season heats up, CNM Fire Sciences Instructor Brian Henington is leading an effort to provide volunteer firefighters around the state with the knowledge they need to battle blazes while staying safe.
April 22, 2014 -- CNM and the Tourism Association of New Mexico (TANM) have teamed up to develop the first statewide training program for business owners, management and employees in the tourism industry.
April 14, 2014 -- In honor of Earth Day that will be celebrated by 190 countries on April 22, CNM has launched its own Earth Week.
April 9, 2014 -- Some 40-50 students were on hand Wednesday to learn more about a new partnership between CNM and Eastern New Mexico University that will allow them to transfer to Eastern New Mexico University and obtain a Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS).
April 9, 2014 -- Students, faculty and staff at the Westside Campus embraced the college’s sustainability efforts this spring through several art projects using discarded material.
April 7, 2014 -- Nineteen CNM students will be competing in the National SkillsUSA Championships after winning gold medals in their competitions during the state SkillsUSA competition that was held last week at CNM.
April 15, 2014 -- Dispose of your unwanted electronics while supporting the environment at an e-recycling event that will take place on Main Campus on Wednesday, April 16.
April 4, 2014 – More than 800 students from colleges around the state competed in the 2014 New Mexico SkillsUSA Competition on Friday at CNM. The students put their skills to the test in a wide variety of career technical education fields.
April 7, 2014 -- CNM students with Associate of Applied Science majors or certificates in career technical fields can now transfer to Eastern New Mexico University, which offers several programs that can be completed online. ENMU representatives will be at CNM Wednesday.
April 2, 2014 -- Students in CNM’s Construction Technology program are building a 1,074 square-foot, fully-functional residential home, referred to as a “casita,” that will be auctioned off when completed.
April 2, 2014 -- CNM faculty members are hosting upcoming workshops on a variety of sustainability topics that include recycling, the importance of bees in the environment, green building, alternative energy, community agriculture, composting and neighborhood cooperatives. Here are the schedule of workshops:
April 2, 2014 -- CNM is offering free nutrition and culinary classes this spring, thanks to a USDA Healthy Meals Fit for Life grant. Space is limited, so sign up today.
March 27, 2014 -- Two CNM students have been selected as 2014 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Scholars. Emily Sarvis was named a Gold Scholar, and Ihsan Wadud-Rodriguez was named a Silver Scholar.
March 27, 2014 -- CNM instructor Beth Giebus-Chavez believes teachers can be better teachers and students can be better students if they stay “in the moment” and resist the urges to think about what happened yesterday or what will happen tomorrow.
April 17, 2014 -- Nearly 100 students who are taking digital media classes will display their impressive artwork during the Second Annual Digital Design Expo on Friday (April 18) from 1-4 p.m. on Main Campus.
March 27, 2014 -- Students and faculty from the School of Business & Information Technology toured Northern Italy during Spring Break to lean about business practices in Europe.
March 27, 2014 -- How do you get students to want to go to and stay in college and graduate? Central New Mexico Community College is trying an innovative program this spring that may answer that question.
April 2, 2014 -- Arts Fandango, a fundraiser for a new scholarship honoring former CNM art instructor Ernest Garcia, will be held Saturday, April 5, from 6-8 p.m. at SCA Contemporary Art Gallery.
March 25, 2014 -- During CNM’s Spring Break last week, six students from CNM’s Culinary Arts program ventured to Oaxaca to experience and learn about one of Mexico’s most vibrant and appetizing street food scenes.
March 25, 2014 -- Three educators from the coastal West African nation of Senegal toured CNM last week to learn about how the college prepares students for employment opportunities and transfer to universities.