CNM News

CNM Receives Federal Approval to Enroll International Students

Mar 20, 2017

March 20, 2017 -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security recently certified CNM to enroll international students studying on M and F visas. CNM’s Global Education office is now accepting international student inquiries to attend CNM beginning with the 2017 Fall Term that begins in August.

CNM Hosts State SkillsUSA Competition

Mar 15, 2017

March 15, 2017 -- More than 500 Career Technical Education students from across the state will put their skills to the test at CNM on Friday, March 31, during the 2017 New Mexico SkillsUSA Leadership & Skills Conference.

CNM Ingenuity, Harmonix Technologies Partner to Serve IT Needs of State Institutions

Mar 14, 2017

March 14, 2017 -- CNM Ingenuity, Inc., the 501(c)3 enterprise arm of CNM, and Harmonix Technologies, an international information technology corporation headquartered in Albuquerque, are teaming up to provide education institutions and other public institutions in New Mexico with world-class information technology data center management and other IT training services that will provide institutions with cost-saving opportunities.

CNM Student Team to Participate in NASA ‘Swarmathon’

Mar 14, 2017

March 14, 2017 -- CNM engineering and computer programming students will be headed to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida April 18-20, to participate in a NASA “Swarmathon” physical competition. Last year, a CNM team took second place in the competition and this year’s group hopes to do even better.

CNM Student Participating in NASA Program

Mar 13, 2017

March 13, 2017 -- Loryn Phillips, a CNM student majoring in Biotechnology, has been selected to travel to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s John C. Stennis Space Center in Mississippi next month to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars project.

CNM’s Spring Play ‘Tortilla Sun’ Runs March 24 to April 9

Mar 13, 2017

March 13, 2017 -- CNM’s Theatre Department will present the play “Tortilla Sun” beginning March 24 at CNM’s Coal Avenue Theatre. “Tortilla Sun” is directed by CNM theatre instructor Martin Andrews, based on the book by Jennifer Cervantes and adapted for the stage by CNM theatre instructor Leonard Madrid.

First Stages of Drone Certification Program Underway

Feb 23, 2017

February 23, 2017 -- CNM’s School of Applied Technologies recently hosted a Developing a Curriculum (DACUM) event at the CNM Advanced Technology Center, adding momentum to the development of an Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Technician certification – better known as a drone technician certification.

Montoya Campus J Building Renovation Gains Traction

Feb 21, 2017

February 21, 2017 -- Parts of the J Building on Montoya Campus have been reduced to rubble as renovation plans prepare to take form for a state-of-the-art learning facility. The renovated J Building is expected to be complete and ready for occupation prior to the 2018 Fall Term.

New Partnership Brings Electric Lineworker Training Facility to Rio Rancho Campus

Feb 15, 2017

February 15, 2017 -- CNM, CNM Ingenuity, Inc. and the New Mexico Rural Electric Cooperatives Association (NMRECA) have partnered to bring the association’s statewide Lineworker Electric Power Training Facility to the CNM Rio Rancho Campus where apprentices will train to become electrical lineworkers for one of NMRECA’s 19 rural cooperatives across the state.

Students Help Kick Off RecycleMania

Feb 14, 2017

February 14, 2017 -- CNM students helped kick off this year’s RecycleMania activities on Thursday, Feb. 9 by participating in fun educational activities and sorting through recyclables dumped on a tarp to identify and remove non-recyclable materials.