Frick’s passion for environment, teaching noted in faculty honor Betsy Frick was named 2014 adjunct Faculty of the Year for the Colorado Mountain College campus in Steamboat Springs. “Dynamic” and “spatial” may not be the words most people think of when it comes to geology. But they are among the ones Betsy...

Conifer-based adjunct online Faculty of the Year receives collegewide honor Even though Colorado Mountain College has some of the most stunning campuses in the country, placed at some of the state’s most picturesque mountain towns, some students never even set foot on campus. Even still, they are fortunate to be...

At its meeting in Rifle on Monday, the Colorado Mountain College Board of Trustees unanimously voted for modifications in tuition discounts, including expanding the college’s “in-district” classification to include Colorado residents, and their dependents, who also own residential property in the six-county CMC...

The CMC ArtShare Gallery in downtown Glenwood Springs is hosting an exhibit of wide-ranging photographic works by Colorado Mountain College professional photography students March 6-April 28. Because the college’s professional photography program encourages its students to develop their own ways of seeing, the...

Colorado Mountain College in Leadville is hosting a free conference for regional middle and high school students and their families preparing for college and future careers. The Next Generation College Day on Saturday, March 7, will be held at the college’s Leadville campus and is open to students in grades 6-12...

Gary Ketzenbarger takes top collegewide honors Gary Ketzenbarger, associate professor of speech and theater and director of the college’s theater program, receives the full-time Faculty of the Year award for all of CMC’s 11 locations, from CMC President and CEO Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser. Photo Cicely...

Colorado Mountain College recently inducted seven new members into its Alumni Hall of Fame.   The induction ceremony was held at the college’s campus in Steamboat Springs on Feb. 7 and included the following honorees: •Brian Allen – Colorado Alpine College alumnus (1969) •Yesenia Arreola – Spring Valley alumna...

More than $600,000 in scholarships are available for qualified students attending Colorado Mountain College, but the time to act is now. Deadlines vary, but applications for many of the college’s scholarships are due March 1. The CMC Foundation offers and administers more than 300 scholarships. In order to apply for...

Snowboarder, CMC student among 2,000 at WWUG By Kate Lapides Jake Black, a sustainability studies student at Colorado Mountain College, is competing in the Winter World University Games in Granada, Spain, Feb. 4-14, 2015. You can follow the Games on Twitter @WUGUSA. Photo: Kate Lapides Snowboarding and...

  Colorado Mountain College employees and daughter-mother Emma Axelson (administrative technician) and Mary Axelson (professor of developmental education and studies) were among the college’s many Christmas elves this year. In the Roaring Fork Campus’s fourth annual toy drive, employees brought toys to the campus...