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.
August 20, 2015 -- For the first time, students at CNM are using digital interactive learning to study New Mexico history. The Multimedia Interactive Learning Experience (MILE) was written by a CNM faculty member and developed by CNM staff.
Aug. 6, 2015 -- A new and improved version of the CNM Mobile App is now available in the App Store and Google Play.
August 5, 2015 -- The hiring of 12 new part-time faculty in CNM’s Nursing Program is allowing the school to grow the number of students in the Nursing Program for the Fall Term from 216 to 288 – a 33.3 percent increase.
August 5, 2015 -- Nearly 100 teens between the ages of 13 and 17 learned about various aspects of technology during two days of high-tech day camps held at CNM’s Main and Montoya campuses July 24 and July 31.
August 17, 2015 -- The second 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 to the community on Aug. 14.
July 30, 2015 -- Shawn Armijo was a Hospital Corpsman in the Navy under the Operation Iraqi Freedom Operation/Operation Enduring Freedom (OIF/OEE) conflict. David Walker was a Naval aircraft electrician second class during the Vietnam War. Different wars, different men, different generations. But both CNM students share some of the same post-war transitioning issues that many veterans experience when they come home.
July 27, 2015 -- Central New Mexico Community College is one of six two-year institutions around the country to be named a finalist for Second Nature’s sixth annual Climate Leadership Awards.