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.
Sept. 12, 2013 -- Four faculty members from the School of Communication, Humanities & Social Sciences were honored at the September Governing Board meeting for an event they organized to help students from a local high school prepare for CNM dual credit classes.
All CNM offices will be closed on Friday, Sept. 13, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the annual faculty and staff Convocation. For students, if you have a class scheduled during this time, please ask your instructor if the class will be held.
September, 2013 -- CNM has become the first public college or university in New Mexico to have a VMware IT Academy offering classes in “cloud computing,” a fast-growing field that gives companies all the technology they need without the hefty infrastructure costs.
Aug. 30, 2013 -- No CNM classes will be held and all campuses will be closed on Monday (Sept. 2) in honor of Labor Day. CNM wishes you a safe and happy holiday weekend!
August 28, 2013 -- Some 35 current and future astronomy and space science instructors attended a NASA-funded workshop at CNM August 24 where they learned about new ways to engage and teach their astronomy students.
Aug. 26, 2013 -- Access to CNM’s intranet service for students, myCNM, has been restored after a temporary outage.
Aug. 23, 2013 -- The new College & Career High School, a partnership between CNM and Albuquerque Public Schools, welcomed its first student body to classes this week.
Aug. 22, 2013 -- In an effort to advance CNM’s commitment of providing a healthy environment to learn and work, a new policy is in effect that prohibits smoking and the use of other tobacco-related products, including e-cigarettes, on all campuses except in “Designated Smoking Areas.”
Aug. 26, 2013 -- CNM welcomed students back to campus on Monday, the first day of the fall term. More than 27,200 students are enrolled in fall classes.
Aug. 14, 2013 -- The Association of Community College Trustees has named CNM President Katharine Winograd as its Western Region CEO of the Year.
Aug. 8, 2013 -- Suzanne Porter-Bolton, a Central New Mexico Community College nutrition major, has been awarded a $50,000 United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) scholarship funded by a Healthy Meals Fit for Life grant. It is one of the largest scholarships a CNM student has ever received.