January 9, 2014 -- The renovated Advanced Technology Center has been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.
Jan. 6, 2014 -- A change in policy that began with the Spring Term requires students to be registered in classes prior to the first day of class. Studies have shown that students are more likely to succeed when they begin class on the first day.
Jan. 6, 2014 -- If you missed the deadline to register for classes that began on Jan. 6, don’t forget to check out CNM’s wide variety of late-start classes. You can register now for classes that begin on Jan. 27, and there are many other classes with later start dates.
With the 2014 Spring Term beginning on Monday, Jan. 6, the Main, Montoya, Rio Rancho, South Valley and Westside campuses will provide extended hours for Student Services, CNM Connect and Academic Affairs offices Jan. 2-4.
Dec. 17, 2013 -- All CNM campuses and buildings will be closed from Dec. 19 through Jan. 1 for CNM’s Winter Break. The college will reopen on Jan. 2 with extended hours from Jan. 2-4 in preparation for the 2014 Spring Term that begins Jan. 6.
Dec. 11, 2013 -- Beginning with the 2014 Spring Term that begins Jan. 6, a change in policy will require all students to be registered in classes prior to the start of the part of term in which the classes are scheduled.
If you’re considering charitable donations during this holiday season, you can support students in need by donating to a variety of scholarship funds through the CNM Foundation. Gifts are tax-deductible and can be applied to the scholarship fund of your choice.
Dec. 4, 2013 -- CNM recently celebrated its foreign-born students during the week of International Students Day, which included an essay-writing contest focused on their experiences in America.
Nov. 27, 2013 -- All CNM offices will be closed and no classes will be held from Thursday, Nov. 28, through Sunday, Dec. 1, for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
Amid Giggling and Laughter, Girl Scouts Learn They Can Do Anything They Set Their Minds to During CNM Tour
Nov. 26, 2013 -- How many little girls can fit in the cab of a big rig? At least 11, CNM School of Applied Technologies (AT) instructors and staff learned on Friday, Nov. 22.
Nov. 26, 2013 -- Albuquerque’s First Poet Laureate Hakim Bellamy will be the keynote speaker at CNM’s 2013 Fall Graduation Ceremony set for Saturday, Dec. 7, at noon in Tingley Coliseum.
Nov. 20, 2013 -- CNM has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Eastern New Mexico University (ENMU) that allows students taking career technical education courses at CNM – such as drafting, welding and culinary arts – to obtain a Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (B.A.A.S.) from ENMU. This online degree will allow students to continue their education and, if desired, earn a degree exclusively online.
Nov. 20, 2013 -- Fabian Lopez won’t be eating turkey and watching football with his family this Thanksgiving. Instead, he’ll be in Alburquerque, Spain, trying to interest the local schools and students in participating in his favorite project -- RoboRAVE International.
Nov. 18, 2013 -- CNM was recently recognized by the New Mexico Green Chamber of Commerce for its efforts to recycle and reduce waste. CNM was one of 17 organizations statewide to receive the honor on Nov. 15, “America Recycles Day.”
Nov. 13, 2013 -- Students from CNM’s Carpentry, Electrical, Welding and Automotive programs recently traveled to Ruidoso to help the city rebuild from the “Little Bear” fire that destroyed 125 structures in 2012.
Nov. 12, 2013 -- Presbyterian Healthcare Services recently donated $100,000 to fund scholarships for CNM students in the healthcare fields.
Nov. 7, 2013 -- Governor Susana Martinez announced at a news conference today, Nov. 7, that all public New Mexico higher education institutions with nursing programs have agreed to teach the same standardized curriculum.
Oct. 31, 2013 -- If you’re going to be a new student at CNM beginning with the 2014 Spring Term that begins in January, get started on the right track with New Student Orientation.
Oct. 31, 2013 -- Wells Fargo Bank recently donated $100,000 to support CNM’s “Making Money Work,” a program that provides high school students across the state with the opportunity to take a CNM dual credit class on financial literacy. CNM and Wells Fargo celebrated the donation with a reception on Oct. 30 in the Student Resource Center.
Nov. 11, 2013 -- CNM is saluting military veterans with a week-long schedule of ceremonies and activities that kicked off today, Nov. 11, Veterans Day. This will be the first year that CNM will recognize veterans with several events through the week.