Oct. 21, 2013 -- During CNM’s recent grand opening ceremony for the newly renovated Robert P. Matteucci Hall, a surprise announcement spurred a standing ovation. The Follett Group, which runs the CNM Bookstore, donated $1 million for book scholarships.
October 17, 2013 -- PNM and CNM celebrated the dedication of the PNM Sustainable Technology Lab at the CNM Workforce Training Center on Wednesday, Oct. 16.
Oct. 16, 2013 -- CNM is hosting a free screening of the movie “A Place at the Table,” a documentary on hunger that features Jeff Bridges, founder of the End Hunger Network. The screening will take place Oct. 23 in Smith Brasher Hall, Room 100 from 4-7 p.m.
Oct. 15, 2013 -- For every $1 saved by 300 yet-to-be-selected CNM students, $4 will be added to the students’ Individual Development Accounts (IDAs) as part of a scientific study on saving. Interested students need to attend upcoming Orientation Sessions.
Oct. 14, 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. 11, 2013 -- CNM Governing Board member Blair Kaufman, also an avid hot air balloon pilot, gives the college heightened exposure as he flies the CNM banner during the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
October 10, 2013 -- Between late April and July 8, Brian Henington, a CNM wildland firefighting instructor, was home four days. The rest of the time he was fighting fires, including one where he battled a blaze next to the 19 firefighters who later died in the Arizona Yarnell Hill Fire.
Oct. 8, 2013 -- Community members are invited to provide their thoughts on how CNM can be more innovative with education and partnerships in the community during focus group sessions Oct. 11-12.
October 7, 2013 -- Low-volume voices were all that could be heard last Monday night at Manzano Mesa Elementary School as about 70 children and their parents concentrated on homework. Then came a delicious home-style meal prepared by CNM culinary students.
October 3, 2013 -- The Student Activities Office and the School of Adult and General Education (SAGE) invites all students to the Student Health Fair that will be taking place Oct. 22-23.
October 3, 2013 -- CNM electrical trades students proudly listened last week as Albuquerque Mayor Richard Berry thanked them for voluntarily installing the electrical wiring in a new Habitat for Humanity home.
October 1, 2013 -- Most people these days don’t see a sidewalk as a canvas. But for the students in Lynn Johnson’s Drawing II class, CNM sidewalks are serving as a timeless canvas that links contemporary art to 16th Century Italy.
Oct. 1, 2013 -- Beginning this winter during CNM’s normal break between the fall and spring terms, CNM will offer a selection of classes in a condensed, three-week format.
September 24, 2013 -- CNM is one of two institutions in the country selected to participate in a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services study evaluating what motivates people to save money.
Sept. 23, 2013 -- The City of Albuquerque’s ABQ Ride transit service will kick off its “Clear the Air Challenge” in front of the Main Campus Student Services Center on Tuesday, Sept. 24, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
September 18, 2013 -- They look like typical high school students – jeans and t-shirts, sneakers and shorts. But there’s something different about these teenagers. They’re already in college, taking the fast track to a degree.
September 17, 2013 -- At the September TEDxABQ event, Sandia National Laboratories researcher and part-time CNM computing instructor Barbara Jennings issued a challenge to a Popejoy Hall audience of 2,000.
September 20, 2013 -- Students from CNM’s chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the national honor society for community colleges, recently urged fellow CNM students to sign a pledge to complete their associate degrees or certificates before leaving CNM.
Sept. 17, 2013 -- A group of CNM employees recently worked together to implement and then exceed the goals for a Department of Labor renewable energy grant in only one year, even though the grant was set up for a three-year timeline.
Due to a major technology upgrade, all students will have to log in to CNM’s online services with a different password beginning today, Sept. 17.