In a classic scene from “The Miracle Worker,” from left, Emily Henley as Helen Keller and Kelly Ketzenbarger as Annie Sullivan have a breakthrough. Two encore performances of the award-winning play are being performed by Sopris Theatre Company, formerly known as CMC Theatre, at the Wheeler Opera House Feb. 5-6,...

CMC-Lake County High School partnership provides instruction, college credit – and a start on potential welding careers. By Carrie Click. Berlie Mascarenez, a Lake County High School junior, said he hopes to take what he’s learned in his CMC welding class and apply it to underwater welding in the Navy. Photo ©...

Functional pottery by Lisa Ellena, part of an exhibit of the artist’s work at the CMC ArtShare Gallery beginning Jan. 8. To begin the new year, ceramist Lisa Ellena will fill the CMC ArtShare Gallery in downtown Glenwood Springs with her functional and sometimes surreal ceramic and encaustic work. An opening reception...

Dr. Kimberly Harding was named full-time Faculty of the Year for online learning at Colorado Mountain College. She also teaches at the college’s residential campus at Spring Valley. By Carrie Click. Educators Dr. Kimberly Harding and Erin Donovan have been named 2015 full-time and adjunct, respectively, Faculty of...

CMC students took first steps in ESL classes After taking ESL classes at CMC in Aspen, Zakarya Sidibe became a U.S. citizen in the fall of 2015. Photo Ed Kosmicki ASPEN – Learning to speak and write English at Colorado Mountain College was not enough for Zakarya Sidibe or Elizabeth María Ford. Both immigrants to...

Roger Coit, who teaches emergency medical services and outdoor education at Colorado Mountain College in Leadville, was named 2015 full-time Faculty of the Year for the Timberline Campus, which includes locations in Leadville and Chaffee County. Educators Roger Coit and Danielle del Castillo Shelton have been named...

Colorado Mountain College’s four libraries – three brick-and-mortar buildings and a virtual library – recently received a grant of $4,500 from the Colorado State Library through the State Grants for Libraries Act. The three physical libraries are based at the college’s three residential campuses: Quigley...

  La Catrina String Quartet, from left: Simón Gollo, violin; Jorge Espinoza, cello; Daniel Vega-Albela, violin; and Jorge Martínez-Ríos, viola, will perform a free concert at Colorado Mountain College in Rifle Friday, Nov. 6, and at Colorado Mountain College in Breckenridge Saturday, Nov. 7. Music is a part of...

Steve Stefferud, who teaches emergency medical technician courses at Colorado Mountain College, was named 2015 adjunct Faculty of the Year for the Aspen campus. Every year employees and students at each of Colorado Mountain College’s campuses nominate adjunct and full-time faculty members for the Faculty of the Year...

Colorado Mountain College faculty member Dr. David Ruffley speaks to graduating students prior to the graduation ceremony at the CMC Rifle Campus on Friday evening, May 1, 2015. At the ceremony Ruffley was named full-time Faculty of the Year for the campus. Photo Emily Chaplin Every year employees and students at each...