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College & Career High School Posts 97.4% Grad Rate for 2017 Cohort

Mar 01, 2018

March 1, 2018 -- For the 2017 cohort of high school students, the College & Career High School on CNM’s Main Campus posted a 97.4% graduate rate, the highest rate of any Albuquerque Public Schools high school, according to the New Mexico Public Education Department. The CCHS has climbed each year since the first cohort in 2014 posted a 92.6% graduation rate.

Theatre Department’s Spring Production of ‘Proof’ Opens March 16

Feb 27, 2018

Feb. 27, 2018 -- CNM’s Theatre Department is proud to present “Proof” beginning March 16 at the Coal Avenue Theatre (CAT) on Main Campus. “Proof,” written by David Auburn, is directed by CNM faculty member Joanne Camp Sobel. The play was a winner of both the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the Tony Award for Best Play.

Need a Job? Monthly Job Fair Set for March 7

Feb 27, 2018

Feb. 27, 2018 -- Local employers who are seeking to recruit CNM students for employment will attend CNM’s monthly student recruitment event on Wednesday, March 7, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Main Campus in the Student Services Center lobby. Employers will provide information on career opportunities and can provide feedback on student resumes and interview questions.

Heather Fitzgerald a CNM Distinguished Faculty Award Winner

Feb 08, 2018

Feb. 8, 2018 -- Heather Fitzgerald, a full-time Distinguished Faculty Award winner for 2017-18, is an outstanding instructor and an asset to the School of Math, Science & Engineering, and CNM. She uses many best practices in her classroom pedagogy including active learning, flipped classrooms, and service learning.

New SFI Cafe Doubles as Unique Business Incubator for Students

Feb 07, 2018

Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) and the Street Food Institute (SFI) have cooked up a unique concept that’s delivering tasty food to students while incubating student-owned and small, local foodie startups. It’s called the SFI Café, and it’s proving to be a recipe for success.

Kevin Daugherty a CNM Distinguished Faculty Award Winner

Feb 01, 2018

Kevin, a full-time faculty member in the School of Health, Wellness & Public Safety, works to ensure that students who complete the Criminal Justice program have the technical knowledge, writing skills, critical thinking ability, and professionalism which are demanded by the profession. By incorporating real-world experiences and current news events in his lectures, he offers students a deeper understanding of the material.

Need a Job? CNM Job Fair Set for Feb. 7

Jan 25, 2018

Jan. 25, 2018 -- Local employers who are seeking to recruit CNM students for employment will attend CNM’s monthly student recruitment event on Wednesday, Feb. 7, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Main Campus in the Student Services Center lobby. Employers will provide information on career opportunities and can provide feedback on student resumes and interview questions.

Elizabeth Bennett: 2017-18 CNM Distinguished Faculty Member Award Winner

Jan 24, 2018

Jan. 24, 2018 -- Elizabeth Bennett, a full-time faculty member in the School of Communication, Humanities & Social Sciences (CHSS), wants her students to feel both challenged and supported, and this philosophy is what drives her approach to teaching, course design, and professional development. It’s part of the reason she earned CNM’s top overall distinction for full-time faculty members for 2017-18.

CNM to Lead New Mexico Ethics in Business Awards into the Future

Jan 04, 2018

Jan. 4, 2018 -- Central New Mexico Community College is the new owner and manager of the popular New Mexico Ethics in Business Awards. The Samaritan Counseling Center, which had been the owner and manager of the awards, is closing its operations and was seeking a good steward to take over and continue the awards program.