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.
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.
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
September 22, 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 new Friday Fitness Fundays, which will be held once a month starting on Friday, Sept. 25, from 2-4 p.m. on the grass lawn next to the Student Resource Center (SRC).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
September 9, 2015 -- The CNM Office of Adult Basic Education (ABE) has started a chapter of the National Adult Education Honor Society (NAEHS).
Sept. 4, 2015 -- All campuses will be closed and no classes will be held on Monday, Sept. 7, in honor of Labor Day.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
August 26, 2015 -- Starting Monday, more than 2,000 students taking biology, chemistry, geology and other science labs will be studying in state-of-the-art laboratories and classrooms, thanks to a $15 million renovation to the Laboratory (L) Building that was funded by voter-approved bonds.
August 26, 2015 -- Several CNM anthropology students spent five days over the term break participating in an archaeological survey at the Petroglyph National Monument.
Aug. 21, 2015 -- The Department of Labor has applauded CNM’s work in collaborating with other grant partners and taking the lead in implementing a common core curriculum for information technology occupations.
If you’d like to brush up on some math and science skills before starting Fall Term classes, CNM is offering “Hit the Ground Running” math and science prep sessions on Aug. 25 and 26 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Main Campus in the Student Resource Center, Room 203. Students can come and go as they please.