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BIT Graduates First Retail Management Certificate Class

Dec 13, 2017

December 13, 2017 -- Thirteen Albertsons employees were the first graduates of the Retail Management Certificate Fast Track program offered by CNM’s School of Business & Information Technology (BIT). A small graduation event was attended by students, BIT staff and Albertsons managers at the CNM Montoya Campus last week.

Preparations Underway for Major Renovation of Max Salazar Hall and Construction of CNM-APS-NACA Joint-Use Building

Nov 21, 2017

Nov. 21, 2017 -- Two major construction projects will begin in February that will transform the landscape of CNM’s Main Campus – the renovation of Max Salazar Hall, CNM’s largest instructional building, and the construction of the new CNM-APS-NACA Joint-Use Building that will be erected just south of Ken Chappy Hall. Both projects were made possible by voter-approved bonds.

CNM Celebrates National Recycling Day Nov. 15

Nov 13, 2017

November 13, 2017 -- CNM is celebrating National Recycling Day on Nov. 15 by continuing its campaign to reduce, reuse and recycle .Over the last 10 months, the college has collected about 1,763 pounds of recyclables per week on Main Campus, with 47 percent of that accumulated in bins designed specifically for single-stream recyclables.

CNM Nursing Assistant Training for ESL Orientations Set

Nov 08, 2017

November 8, 2017 -- Is English your second language? Are you interested in becoming a healthcare professional in the United States? CNM’s Nursing Assistant Training for English as a Second Language Learners has helped students re-enter and train for health care careers by offering skills training with English instruction.

Join Meeting to Discuss Teaching Ethics in Business and Possible Partnerships with UNM

Nov 02, 2017

Nov. 2, 2017 -- CNM faculty and staff are invited to attend an idea-generating get-together on Thursday, Nov. 16, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the Montoya Campus in Ted Wiley Hall, Room 204. The meeting will be used to discuss ideas, explore opportunities, gage interest and gather support to develop ways CNM can partner with the University of New Mexico and the Daniels Ethics Initiative for Teaching Ethics in Business.

Faculty Invited to Workshop on Open Educational Resources on Friday

Oct 26, 2017

October 26, 2017 -- CNM faculty are invited to attend a free workshop on a new Open Educational Resources (OER) pilot program Nov. 3. at 10 a.m. in the CNM Main Campus Student Resource Center, Room 103. OERs are free and shareable educational resources that can reduce students’ costs and increase access to required course materials.

Deadline to Enroll in Benefits Is Oct. 30; Get Help Enrolling at Benefit Labs Taking Place at Multiple Campuses This Week

Oct 24, 2017

October 24, 2017 -- Due to CNM leaving the New Mexico Public Schools Insurance Authority (NMPSIA) at the end of this year, all benefit-eligible employees will either need to enroll in benefits for 2018 during the Open Enrollment period or officially decline benefits. The deadline to enroll or decline benefits is Oct. 30. Employees are invited to attend Benefit Labs where employees can get help from Human Resources staff on signing up for benefits. Here’s the schedule of Benefit Labs this week:

Internal Space Reservations to Use New Process for Scheduling

Oct 24, 2017

October 24, 2017 -- Starting Friday, Oct. 27, all faculty and staff use of rooms, labs or other CNM spaces for meetings, conferences, or other activities will require adherence to a new scheduling process. The original launch date, scheduled for the start of the Fall Term, was delayed. The new process is being implemented to make the scheduling and use of CNM spaces easier and more efficient, effective and transparent. It will also support college sustainability efforts. The new system won’t affect the way class sections are scheduled, but it will apply to usage of computer labs.