April 22, 2015 -- CNM will have several new programs for the 2015-2016 academic year. Below is the list and brief descriptions.
Sandia National Labs Researcher Discusses ‘Saving the World Through the Nexus of Water & Energy’ on Thursday
April 22, 2015 -- Dr. Vincent Tidwell, a researcher from Sandia National Labs, will lead a presentation on the interconnectedness of water and energy resources in the west on Thursday, April 23, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Main Campus in Smith Brasher Hall, Room 100. The event is free and open to the public.
April 16, 2015 -- CNM is celebrating International Earth Day (April 22) with a week of activities dedicated to our planet.
April 24, 2015 -- CNM has partnered with Albuquerque’s emerging 2030 District, part of a national initiative to reduce energy and water consumption, and transportation emissions. College officials recently signed a commitment letter to join the growing movement.
April 15, 2015 -- CNM’s Third Annual Design and Film Expo that will showcase the work of School of Business & Information Technology digital media and film students will be held this Friday from 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. in Smith Brasher Hall.
April 14, 2015 -- Beginning with the 2015 Fall Term, CNM will begin offering “Degree Cohorts” that will allow students to join like-minded students on a degree path that will provide you with guaranteed registration and predictable course schedules for five consecutive terms, ending in graduation.
April 9, 2015 -- Twenty-three faculty members were elected department chairs earlier this month by fellow faculty members. They will start their three-year terms Aug. 31.
April 9, 2015 --The CNM Chapter of the American Association for Women in Community Colleges celebrated outstanding female students pursuing degrees in fields typically dominated by males at the fifth annual Women in Nontraditional (WIN) Careers Awards on April 2.
April 7, 2015 – Now through the tax filing deadline, Tax Help New Mexico sites are open and ready to help New Mexico taxpayers prepare and file their taxes electronically.
March 31, 2015 -- More than 625 high school and college students from across the state will converge on CNM campuses April 10 to put their skills to the test in the 2015 SkillsUSA State Leadership & Skills Conference. About 70 of the competitors will be CNM students.
March 31, 2015 -- Artwork made from old CNM library books marked for the shredder is making its way to the college’s five libraries for display.
March 30, 2015 -- The CNM Libraries have extended the submission deadline for the fifth annual Authors Event to Friday, April 3. Submissions are open to CNM faculty and staff members who have published original works during the last five years.
March 26, 2015 -- The CNM STEMulus Center and ABQid will present an “Entrepreneurial Boot Camp” Friday, March 27, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 317 Commercial Street NE.
April 10, 2015 -- The first cohort of entrepreneurs from the IGNITE Community Accelerator at the CNM STEMulus Center celebrated the conclusion of an intensive, 12-week program by pitching their companies and demonstrating their products on IGNITE Day, Friday, April 10.
March 26, 2015 -- CNM Computer Information Systems instructors Kerry A. Bruce and Rob Garner have found a new way to get students excited about engineering and computers. It’s the college’s very own HackerSpace.
The American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISES) is sponsoring the 2015 STEM Knowledge Bowl on Thursday, March 26, from 4:30-7:30 p.m. on Main Campus in the Student Resource Center, Richard Barr Room (SRC 204).
March 19, 2015 -- The State Auditor of New Mexico, Tim Keller, will discuss his role in the Office of State Auditor (OSA) and how the office contributes to New Mexico government and the state’s economy.
March 27, 2015 -- Bernalillo County Sheriff Manuel Gonzales, a graduate of CNM’s Criminal Justice program, will speak about his education and career path on Wednesday, April 1, from noon to 1 p.m. in Smith Brasher Hall, Room 100.
March 16, 2015 -- Beginning with the 2015 Fall Term, students at Central New Mexico Community College can earn their Associate Degree in Liberal Arts in 16 months through a 100 percent online, fast-track program.
March 11, 2015 -- The Aspen Institute announced this week the leaders it has selected for its 2015 class of Aspen Institute Ascend Fellows, which includes CNM President Katharine Winograd.