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.
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.
March 22, 2013 -- Some courses in Blackboard, CNM’s distance learning system, are currently unavailable due to technical issues.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Feb. 20, 2013 -- In conjunction with National Career Technical Education Month in February, CNM will be putting 30 of its CTE programs on display for potential students during the college’s first CTE Open House on Friday (Feb. 22) from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Main Campus. More than 2,000 middle and high school students have signed up to get hands-on with CNM’s CTE programs.
Valentine's Day is all about sweetness, but the romance it celebrates is a little more complex. So when KOB Television approached CNM's Kerry Logan to create a taste treat for Good Day New Mexico she knew just what to do.
Feb. 20, 2013 -- As part of national Financial Aid Awareness Week, CNM’s Financial Aid and Scholarship Services department will be hosting two events on Feb. 21 to help future and current students better understand the financial aid process.
Feb. 18, 2013 -- CNM is one of five community colleges nationwide named as finalists for the American Association of Community Colleges’ Student Success Award.
Feb. 12, 2013 -- CNM’s STEM-UP Center will be hosting an orientation event for all students currently pursuing or interested in pursuing a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) degree at CNM. The event will take place on Friday, Feb. 15, from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Main Campus in the Smith Brasher Hall auditorium, Room 100.
Voters in the CNM District elected two new CNM Governing Board members who will be sworn in at the Governing Board meeting on March 12.
Feb. 11, 2013 -- Tax Help New Mexico is a free tax preparation service for those who had a household income of less than $51,000 in 2012 or anybody who is age 65 or older. Tax Help volunteers are certified by the IRS and are trained to help taxpayers identify tax credits they’re entitled to.