CNM News

Deadline to Participate in UNM-CNM Mobile App Contest Oct. 31 - $5,000 for First Place

Oct 11, 2016

Oct. 11, 2016 -- Students are invited to participate in the fourth-annual UNM/CNM Mobile App Contest, which provides students the opportunity to develop and apply coding skills to make useful mobile applications. The contest is designed to inspire students to take their creativity to the next level, develop coding skills and to yield apps that can improve the experience of our students and community.

Entrepreneurial Mindset Program Begins Oct. 14

Sep 29, 2016

September 29, 2016 -- The first Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative (ELI) Entrepreneurial Mindset Program (EMP) beings Oct. 14 and will meet each Friday morning from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. It is an online and classroom learning program designed to inspire and engage participants in the fundamental aspects of an entrepreneurial mindset and the unlimited opportunities it can provide.

Girl Scouts Visit Applied Technologies to Learn About Electricity

Sep 29, 2016

September 29, 2016 -- The usual busy sounds of the Electrical Trades labs were recently replaced with children’s laughter and cheering. Nineteen girls aged 7-13 visited the School of Applied Technologies to learn about electricity and the work of electricians, and they had a good time all the while.

CNM No. 1 in Nation in Conferring Associate Degrees to Native Americans; No. 2 for Hispanics; No. 6 Overall

Sep 21, 2016

Sept. 21, 2016 -- Every year, Community College Week reviews U.S. Department of Education data to compile its national list of Top 100 Associate Degree producers. In its just released 2016 Top 100 (which reviews the most current figures available from the 2014-15 academic year), CNM ranks No. 1 among all community colleges and associate degree-granting universities in the country for the number of associate degrees earned by Native Americans, and No. 2 among all community colleges (No. 5 when associate degree-granting universities are included) for associate degrees earned by Hispanics.

CNM Receives $50,000 Grant from Small Business Administration to Expand IGNITE

Sep 14, 2016

September 14, 2016 -- CNM has received a $50,000 grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to expand the IGNITE Community Accelerator. The program provides focused education, training, mentoring, coaching and leadership to help early-stage businesses develop an action plan, financial structure and customer base to ensure the highest probability of future success.

CNM Students to Attend Four-Day NASA Workshops

Aug 31, 2016

August 30, 2016 -- Four CNM students are among the 328 scholars from around the country who will be attending a four-day NASA-sponsored workshop in September and October. The training is a program of NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS).

Fall Term Is Underway

Aug 26, 2016

Aug. 26, 2016 -- CNM’s Fall Term began Monday, Aug. 29. But if you haven’t signed up for classes, it’s not too late.