CNM News

Tour of CNM’s LEED-Certified Buildings Part of RecycleMania Events

February 3, 2015 -- As the first event of the 2015 RecycleMania Tournament, CNM is sponsoring a tour on Friday, Feb. 6, of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified buildings on Main Campus. The tour, which is open to students, is co-sponsored by the New Mexico Student and Emerging Professionals Chapter of the United States Green Building Council (USGBC).

July 16, 2015

Employees Honored for Outstanding Work

CNM employees Anthony Rael, Pam Etre-Perez, Tom Pierce and Christine Duncan were recently honored by the college for outstanding efforts, which included establishing an English as a Second Language class for CNM Operations employees and for organizing the disbursement of $23 million in financial aid to students.

July 16, 2015

Middle Schoolers Get Hands On With Career Technical Programs

July 17, 2015 -- More than 100 students in grades 6-8 attended a free CNM Career Technical Education Summer Camp on Friday, July 17, when they participated in hands-on activities designed to introduce them to some of the many career technical education programs offered at the college.

July 16, 2015

New Welcome Center Provides Convenience for Students

June 3, 2015 -- New and returning students have a new option to access information and receive guidance in a convenient manner when they enter the front door of the Student Services Center on Main Campus, thanks to a new Welcome Center.

July 16, 2015

CNM’s All-State Academic Students Honored at Legislature

February 17, 2015 -- Fourteen CNM students have been named to the Phi Theta Kappa New Mexico All-State Academic Team and each will receive a $15,000 scholarship. They were recently honored at the New Mexico Legislature and will be recognized at the March 10 CNM Governing Board meeting.

July 16, 2015

Computer Coding Students Win Lavu ‘Hackathon’

January 7, 2015 -- Five students from CNM’s Deep Dive Coding Bootcamp at the STEMulus Center surfaced as winners of the first Lavu “Hackathon.” The students created an app to allow Lavu customers to better manage their inventory.

July 16, 2015

Students Win Medals at National SkillsUSA Championships

July 2, 2015 -- Six CNM students earned medals at the 2015 National SkillsUSA Championships that were held in Louisville, Ky. last week, when 6,000 competitors from around the country put their skills to the test in the country’s largest showcase for career technical education students.

July 16, 2015

Art Faculty Member Chosen as Artist-in-Residence

July 8, 2015 -- In just a few short weeks, CNM Fine Arts full-time faculty member Lea Anderson will be sharing her creativity with not only her students, but also with visitors of the Albuquerque Museum of Art & History. She has been selected as the museum’s "2015 Summer Artist-in-Residence" and will create a colorful piece of installation art that will reside in the museum’s Grand Lobby for a year.

July 16, 2015

Students Organize Toy and Winter Coat Drive

CNM's Executive Council of Students is conducting a toy and winter coat donation drive that will benefit children in the area. "We really care about our community and we wanted to help out any way we can," said student Stephen Martos, president of the Executive Council of Students. "We thought a toy and coat drive would be the perfect way to help our community this holiday season."

July 16, 2015

Record Number of Students Walking in Graduation Ceremony

The thrill of becoming a college graduate as thousands of supporters cheer from the seats of Tingley Coliseum is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that continues to gain popularity. At noon on Saturday (Dec. 8) in Tingley, more than 620 graduates will walk in the Fall 2012 CNM Graduation Ceremony, which will set the college record for participation in a graduation ceremony.

July 16, 2015

Honor Your Heritage Fun Run Set for Sunday

June 10, 2015 -- The CNM community and general public are invited to participate in the second annual Honor Your Heritage 5K Fun Run and 1 Mile Walk Sunday, June 14, at the CNM Montoya Campus.

July 16, 2015

CNM’s 1st Summer Fest Celebrates Summer

July 23, 2015 -- Live music, liquid nitrogen root beer floats, a dunk tank and rock climbing wall were all part of CNM’s 1st Annual Summer Fest Wednesday in the Student Resource Center grass area on Main Campus.

July 16, 2015

New Dean Talks About Her Vision for BIT

Donna Diller, currently the associate dean for the School of Business & Information Technology (BIT), will become the new dean for the School of Business & Information Technology (BIT) on Jan. 2. She recently took some time to talk about her vision for BIT and some of the bigger challenges BIT faces in the years ahead.

July 16, 2015