Faculty & Staff Newsroom
June 22, 2016 -- You’re invited to attend a celebration of life for Robert “Bobby” Matteucci on Monday, July 11, at 5 p.m. at the Robert P. Matteucci Hall courtyard on Main Campus.
June 22, 2016 -- Tom Swisstack, former Mayor of Rio Rancho, was selected to fill the vacant District 3 CNM Governing Board seat during the CNM Governing Board’s June meeting. Swisstack will officially begin serving on the CNM Governing Board July 12.
June 22, 2016 -- For the past year, seven CNM student veterans who participate in CNM’s Sky Warriors program have been ballooning on Saturday mornings, learning new ways to cope with the transition from military to civilian life.
June 15, 2016 -- CNM welding student April Vezie will be competing next week in the National SkillsUSA Championships Extemporaneous Speech category, in which she’ll be given a topic five minutes before she’ll have to perform a speech on it.
June 15, 2016 -- Molly Blumhoefer, a Geography faculty member, has been named CNM’s new Campus as a Living Lab and Sustainability Project Manager.
June 15, 2016 -- Members of CNM’s Deans Council donated their time last week to prepare dinner for 60 people at the Albuquerque Ronald McDonald House.
June 15, 2016 -- Applications are now being accepted for the next IGNITE Community Accelerator, an entrepreneurial accelerator that helps young businesses grow up fast. It’s operated by CNM’s STEMulus Center in downtown Albuquerque.
The following people were recently hired by CNM.
June 7, 2016 -- Registration is under way for CNM’s free Summer Camp for middle and high school students. Full day and half day workshops will be held on Main Campus on July 22.
June 7, 2016 -- A new online microbiology lab manual developed by three CNM instructors is making it easier for students to learn the subject and work more efficiently in the lab.
June 7, 2016 -- The CNM community and general public are invited to participate in the third annual Honor Your Heritage 5K Fun Run and 1-Mile Walk on Sunday, June 12 at the CNM Montoya Campus. The event is hosted by CNM’s Native American Task Team.
June 7, 2016 -- The CNM STEMulus Center, with support from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, will host the first business idea contest focused on Native American entrepreneurs. A kickoff event was held Wednesday, June 8, at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center.
June 7, 2016 -- The CNM recipient of a $50,000 USDA Healthy Meals Fit for Life Scholarship has graduated from the University of New Mexico with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics.
June 7, 2016 -- The CNM STEMulus Center’s spring Deep Dive Coding cohort will demonstrate their projects during Demo Day on Wednesday, June 15, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Fat Pipe ABQ Coworking Space, 200 Broadway Blvd. NE. The event is open to the public.
June 1, 2016 -- Thirty Albertsons employees will participate in a new CNM Retail Management Certificate Fast Track program starting this summer where they will learn the fundamentals of retail management. The first cohort of the program had an orientation last week.
June 1, 2016 -- CNM welding student Tracy Madrid is the recipient of the $2,500 Glenn W. Oyler Memorial Scholarship awarded by the American Welding Society. She can use the money for tuition and books.
June 1, 2016 -- Starting this fall, Integrated Reading & Writing (0980) will be offered along with English 1101 as part of an English Jump Start Co-requisite Course. CNM students can take two linked classes for a total of six credit hours in the same term so they can complete degree requirements sooner.
May 25, 2016 -- CNM and New Mexico Highlands University (NMHU) have signed a transfer agreement that will make it easier for CNM students to transfer credits to the university’s Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice program.
May 25, 2016 -- Applications to participate in the fifth cohort of CNM’s Business Administration Fast Track program are being accepted through July 18.
May 25, 2016 -- Here’s a list of the new associate degrees, concentrations or certificate programs that will launch in the 2016 Fall Term: