Past Events

Information and resources related to past CNM Cares Crew events.

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February 2022

Happiness: A key to Life’s Satisfaction(Watch the Recording)

Kitchen Demo: Featuring Dionne Rodgers: Southern Buttermilk Biscuits(Watch the Recording)

Bringing Out the Best in Others

January 2022

Kitchen Demo: Featuring Jennifer McDonald the Cake-xpert! (Watch the Recording)

November 2021

Wellness Session: Time Management Tools: To-Do Lists, Calendars, Etc. 

Kitchen Demo featuring Jackie Walker & Momma Janice: How to make fry bread for Indian Tacos!

October 2021

Wellness Session: Stress: A Way of Life or a Fact of Life

Kitchen Demo featuring Renee Quintana: Eton Mess!

September 2021

Wellness Session: Effective Communication (Watch the recording)

Wellness Session: Coping with Stress using Compassion (Watch the recording)

August 2021

Financial Wellness: Learn the Basics of When and How to Claim Social Security

Kitchen Demo with Security: The Lost Art of Tortilla Making (with a twist) & How to Make Buttercream Frosting Roses (Watch the recording)

Wellness Session: Secrets to Self-Motivation (Watch the recording)

Blue Table Talk: Combating Crime and Things You Can do to Stay Safe On and Off-Campus

July 2021

Wellness Session: Art of Patience

Keep Calm & Make Soap: Modern-Day Soap Making Demo with Dr. Ari Rosner-Salazar

June 2021

Blue Table Talk: Celebrating Pride Month (Watch the recording)

Wellness Session: Autonomy: Strengthening Your Ability to Work Independently

Tastebud Party: Demo featuring Charnia Parrish (Watch the recording)

For the Love of Food: Demo featuring Miranda Evjen Sanchez (Watch the recording)

View the full June schedule (PDF)

May 2021

Cooking with Chef Carlos Moreno (Download the Beef Filet Recipe and Rosemary Mash Sauce Recipe / Watch the recording)

Cooking with Chef Andrea Shulte: Scones (Download the recipe / Watch the recording)

Wellness Session: Being Part of a Multigenerational Team (Watch the recording)

Wellness Session: Using Laughter, Humor, and Play to Reduce Stress and Resolve Problems (Watch the recording)

View the full May schedule (PDF)

April 2021

Wellness Session: Staying Engaged and Advancing Your Career as A Remote Employee (Watch the recording)

Cooking with Cindy Hernandez-Wall: Sweet Korean Lentils (Download the recipe / Watch the recording)

CNM Cares Council: Blue Table Talk on Earth Day (Watch the recording)

View the full April schedule (PDF)

March 2021

Blue Table Talk on Literacy in New Mexico (Watch the recording)

Cooking with Barbara Thompson: Colcannon (Download the recipe / Watch the recording)

Cooking with Jim McAlinden: Wheaten Bread (Download the recipe)

Wellness Session: Being Adaptive in An Ever-Changing World (Watch the recording)

View the full March schedule (PDF)

February 2021

Blue Table Talk on Food Insecurity (Watch the recording)

Hoppin' John Cooking Demonstration (Part of Black History Month)

  • A dish with rice, black-eyed peas, and meat prepared by CNM’s very own Charniah Parrish, cookbook author and Associate Director in Advisement. Black-eyed peas are traditionally eaten on the first day of the year for good luck. (Download the recipe)

Mexi-Creole Cooking Demonstration (Part of Black History Month)

  • Lekeshia Wilson of LeKesh Catering demonstrating how to prepare Cajun Creamed Pasta with Blackened Shrimp. Creole food is a blend of the various cultures of New Orleans including Italian, Spanish, African, German, Caribbean, Native American, and Portuguese. (Download the recipe / Watch the recording)

View the full February schedule (PDF)

January 2021

Blue Table Talk on Combating Homelessness (Watch the recording)

Balancing Work & Life in a Work-from-Home Environment (Watch the recording)

Cooking with Renee Quintana: Slow Cooker Korean Beef Bowls (Download the recipe / Watch the recording)

Coping During Uncertain Times (Watch the recording)

Walking for Mental Health (Watch the recording)

Cooking with Miranda Evjen Sanchez: Homemade Pasta (Download the recipe / Watch the recording)

View the full January schedule (PDF)