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CNM Honors Victims of Umpqua Community College Tragedy

CNM Honors Victims of Umpqua Community College Tragedy

Oct. 8, 2015 -- CNM joined community colleges across the nation in a moment of silence to honor the shooting victims from last week’s tragedy at Umpqua Community College in Oregon.

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Learn About Kirtland Fuel Spill on Wednesday During Water in Desert Series

Learn About Kirtland Fuel Spill on Wednesday During Water in Desert Series

Oct. 8, 2015 -- Dr. Dennis McQuillan, geologist for the Environment Department and technical lead for the Kirtland Fuel Spill Remediation Project, will speak about his work on the spill and similar endeavors with the Animas River cleanup on Oct. 14 from 6-7 p.m. in the CNM Student Resource Center, Room 204.

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Faculty to Read Original Works as Kick Off for 'Leonardo' on Oct. 22

Faculty to Read Original Works as Kick Off for 'Leonardo' on Oct. 22

October 14, 2015 -- Eight CNM faculty members will be reading from their original works on Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. on Main Campus in the Student Resource Center, Room 204. The readings will serve as the kick off event for Leonardo, CNM’s longstanding, once- a-year student literary magazine that will be accepting student literary submissions for the magazine from Oct. 20 through Feb. 1.

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CNM Employees Wear Regalia To Inspire Students to Graduate

CNM Employees Wear Regalia To Inspire Students to Graduate

Oct. 6, 2015 -- Many CNM faculty and staff wore graduation regalia on Tuesday as part of Graduation Inspiration, a day-long event highlighting the importance of graduation.

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'Water in the Desert' Events Help Build Awareness Throughout Fall

'Water in the Desert' Events Help Build Awareness Throughout Fall

Sept. 25, 2015 -- CNM’s “Water in the Desert Project” is an 8-week education series hosted by the CNM Sustainability Curriculum Committee designed to help raise awareness of issues regarding water resources in the West and to foster sustainable water behaviors by providing experiential learning opportunities for students.

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CNM Hosts Forum on Building a Stronger Workforce on Friday

CNM Hosts Forum on Building a Stronger Workforce on Friday

Sept. 24, 2015 -- CNM's School of Business & Information Technology will host a forum on building a better workforce that will feature a variety of influential community and economic leaders on Friday, Sept. 25, from 7:30-9:30 a.m. in the Smith Brasher Hall Auditorium, Room 100.

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Respiratory Therapy Students Find Thousands of Cigarette Butts in Unauthorized Areas

Respiratory Therapy Students Find Thousands of Cigarette Butts in Unauthorized Areas

September 23, 2015 -- First and second year students in Amy Tixier’s Respiratory Therapy class spent an hour last week picking up cigarette butts on Main Campus found in unauthorized smoking areas

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New Friday Fitness Fundays Start This Week

New Friday Fitness Fundays Start This Week

Oct. 20, 2015 -- You’re invited to join fun and healthy activities such as volleyball, ultimate Frisbee, aerobic exercises, stretching/foam rolling and chair yoga during CNM’s Friday Fitness Fundays this Friday from 2-4 p.m. on the grass lawn next to the Student Resource Center (SRC) on Main Campus.

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CNM Receives Grant from AARP to Help Women Over 50 Gain Employment

CNM Receives Grant from AARP to Help Women Over 50 Gain Employment

September 17, 2015 -- The AARP Foundation, a grantee of the Social Innovation Fund, awarded Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) a subgrant designed to help women age 50 and older prepare for new careers. The subgrant will be for $175,000 per year for three years.

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CNM Glass Puts New Spin on Teaching

CNM Glass Puts New Spin on Teaching

September 16, 2015 -- CNM faculty members have a high-tech, engaging new tool for teaching students. It’s CNM Glass, a system that captures video of short lectures presented by instructors who write on a tempered glass board instead of a whiteboard or blackboard. The technology behind the glass allows instructors to face students while writing on the glass board, creating more dynamic lectures that can provide more clarity and a more engaging learning experience for students.

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CNM Awarded $2.9 Million Grant to Create IT Apprenticeships

CNM Awarded $2.9 Million Grant to Create IT Apprenticeships

Sept. 10, 2015 -- The U.S. Department of Labor announced on Wednesday that it is awarding CNM with a $2,999,553 grant as part of its $175 million American Apprenticeship Grants.

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CNM Hosting Events Focused on Water Issues in the Desert

CNM Hosting Events Focused on Water Issues in the Desert

September 9, 2015 -- CNM will host several educational events focusing on water issues in the desert during September and October as part of the college's Campus as a Living Lab initiative, beginning with a kickoff event on Wednesday, Sept. 23.

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CNM Student Selected to Visit NASA in October

September 9, 2015 -- Melissa Montoya, a CNM student, has been selected to travel to NASA’s Johnson Space Center this spring to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars project (NCAS).

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CNM Starts Chapter of National Adult Education Honor Society

September 9, 2015 -- The CNM Office of Adult Basic Education (ABE) has started a chapter of the National Adult Education Honor Society (NAEHS).

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CNM Closed on Monday, Sept. 7, in Honor of Labor Day

CNM Closed on Monday, Sept. 7, in Honor of Labor Day

Sept. 4, 2015 -- All campuses will be closed and no classes will be held on Monday, Sept. 7, in honor of Labor Day.

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First Group of Nursing Students Graduate Using New Statewide Curriculum

First Group of Nursing Students Graduate Using New Statewide Curriculum

September 3, 2015 -- Eight CNM nursing students recently graduated with Bachelor of Science Degrees and Associate of Applied Science Degrees in Nursing during a ceremony held at the University of New Mexico.

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Third Cohort of Fast Track Business Degree Students Get Started

September 3, 2015 -- The new cohort of CNM students participating in the third Fast Track Business Degree program were welcomed Aug. 25 at an orientation at the STEMulus Center.

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New Website Eases Transfer Process for Students

New Website Eases Transfer Process for Students

September 3, 2015 -- A new and improved CNM website is making it easier for students to transfer to four-year public colleges in the state.

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CNM’s Fall Term Under Way

CNM’s Fall Term Under Way

Aug. 28, 2015 -- The 2015 Fall Term began on Monday, Aug. 31. CNM welcomes all students to our campuses and looks forward to helping you progress toward your academic and career goals.

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CNM Closed for First Half of Day on Friday, Aug. 28

CNM Closed for First Half of Day on Friday, Aug. 28

Aug. 27, 2015 -- Due to CNM’s annual Convocation for faculty and staff, all CNM campuses will be closed for the first half of the day on Friday, Aug. 28. Main Campus will reopen at noon on Friday. All other campuses will reopen at 1 p.m. on Friday.

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