PNM, UNM partnership creates fair employment opportunities for students

  • PNM to expand internship program by creating a coalition of businesses and universities across New Mexico, supporting economic development by helping to keep skilled New Mexicans employed in the state

(Albuquerque) – PNM and the Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico have partnered to provide equal opportunities for students.

The agreement, according to a press release published on June 30, is focused on facilitated student internships, student projects and regional innovation, solving real-world challenges. PNM will expand the program by creating a statewide coalition of businesses, growing New Mexico’s economy by helping to keep qualified New Mexico college graduates employed in the state.

“Our strong partnership with the University of New Mexico Anderson School of Management paves the way for forming a coalition of businesses throughout New Mexico to help students achieve long-term career success and also grow economic development by supporting New Mexico businesses with local businesses. skilled workforce,” said Becky Teague, Vice President of Human Resources for PNM. “Working together to create increased access to quality education and local employment opportunities is critical to New Mexico’s future.”

To participate in this program, students must be enrolled at UNM Anderson School of Management and can apply for the internship through Handshake, UNM’s campus-wide online jobs and internship database. . Students may also contact Anderson’s internship coordinator at [email protected] for more information. Internships in this program offer earned credit and are paid. For more details on program qualification, visit jobs.mgt.unm.edu/for-students/internship-for-credit-101.asp.

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