This article first appeared in the March 5, 2016 issue of the Post Independent. This slideshow requires JavaScript. In the 1970s mountain towns of the Colorado Mountain College district, the college started to serve a different kind of student, in addition to the first students who’d been attending at CMC’s two...

Community invited to Vet Tech farm tour and open house Oct. 13 Meet Pearl, Sneffles and Maroon, our resident llamas, plus all kinds of common and uncommon critters at the Oct. 13 farm tour, hosted by the CMC Vet Tech Club. Bring the whole family (just not Fido – sorry, no pets can be brought to the farm) Colorado...

Colorado Mountain College is now offering individuals an opportunity to sample Glenwood Springs fitness classes during a fitness open house on Jan. 14. The open house is free of charge and will take place from 9 a.m. to noon in the CMC Glenwood Center located at 1402 Blake Ave. We've got room to move! The Glenwood...

CMC’s Sara Smith is October feature in new Alpine Bank calendar Dr. Sara Smith, professor of Spanish at the Roaring Fork Campus, is one of Alpine Bank's featured educators in its 2012 calendar. Free calendars are available at any Alpine Bank. Alpine Bank has recently released its 2012 calendar, and Dr. Sara Smith,...

Winter Book Buyback is scheduled for all campuses between Rifle and Aspen this week.  Get in the action!  This is a great opportunity for students to put some cash in their pockets for the Holiday Break. •Aspen:  Dec. 14th, 2 – 7 pm •Breckenridge:  Dec. 14th, 9 am – Noon and Dec. 15th, 4 – 8 pm. •Carbondale: ...

Spring Valley students earn Most Spirited Small School award at regional residence hall conference Nine students added up their enthusiam to earn the Most Spirited Small School award at the regional IACURH conference Nov. 10-12 at the University of Wyoming. Nine students from Colorado Mountain College-Spring Valley...

Native Spanish and English speakers teach – and learn – each other’s languages in Colorado Mountain College’s Intercambio class in Glenwood Springs. The next session starts Sept. 13. Photo: Ed Kosmicki. Colorado Mountain College Intercambio class fosters real-life conversational skills By Beth...

This CMC Corner column was written by Joe Maestas. CMC is one college with many roofs. You can find us in 11 physical locations across north-central Colorado, as well as online. In your daily commute, you might pass by four or five of our buildings or campuses. Our students likewise intersect multiple communities, and...

“Paleoenvironments”  presentation kicks off series tonight The free weekly lecture series begins Aug. 5 in Snowmass Village. Colorado Mountain College instructors will present a weekly mini-series of presentations, “A Walk Back in (Ice Age) Time,” on topics related to the Ziegler Reservoir fossil site in Snowmass...

Want to learn about information technology, or network with others in the field? Come to the free CMC Tech Symposia at 6-8 p.m., Monday, Aug. 8, at Colorado Mountain College in Glenwood Springs, 1402 Blake Ave. The public event will include talks on current information technology topics by IT professionals and faculty...