CNM News

Kids with Cancer Get to be College Students for a Day

Jul 29, 2016

July 29, 2016 -- About 40 children in varying stages of cancer spent Friday at CNM’s Main Campus touring labs and learning what it’s like to be a college student. The children are ages 6 to 18 and in varying stages of cancer, from seriously ill to being in remission.

CNM Receives Grant to Help High School Students Take College-level Courses

Jul 06, 2016

July 6, 2016 -- The CNM Foundation is the recipient of a three-year, $180,955 Community Impact Project Grant from the United Way of Central New Mexico (UWCNM). The grant will be used to establish a test-prep boot camp that will take place during summers for high school students planning to take dual credit courses at the college. This is the first year that UWCNM has offered a multi-year grant, and the CNM Foundation’s application was fully funded.

CNM Student Wins Gold Medal at National SkillsUSA Championships

Jun 29, 2016

June 29, 2016 -- A CNM welding student continued the college’s tradition of excellence at the National SkillsUSA Championships, winning a gold medal at the nation’s largest gathering of Career Technical Education students. The event was held last week in Louisville, Ky., where 6,000 CTE students from around the country put their skills to the test.