CMC astronomy and physics professor Jimmy Westlake “Celestial News” column appears weekly in the Steamboat Today newspaper. Reprinted below is is his column from Tuesday, February 9, 2016. The Dog Star, Sirius, and its little Pup companion were captured together in this 2007 image taken through the historic 60-inch...

CMC President Carrie Hauser and Ski Team Coach Terry Leonard shared an inside look at CMC on the Steamboat Today show last week. Catch the video below!  

This student feature on the inspiring Daniel Burl, Ski Area Operations student at CMC Leadville, was originally published in the Colorado Mountain College in Leadville blog.  By Lauren Swanson, Social Media Coordinator for CMC Leadville. Daniel Burl, 20-year-old Ski Area Operations student, has been involved in...

Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser. Photo: David Clifford. This Op-Ed by CMC President Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser was first printed in the the Glenwood Post Independent. Last week, in the Glenwood Springs central administrative offices of Colorado Mountain College, something special happened. Roughly 30 of our employees...

CMC sustainability studies faculty Tina Evans,  Adrian Fielder and Kim Langmaid and staff Tracey Urbick contributed to the December, 2015, issue of the Journal of Sustainability Education, which focused on creating hope and agency in sustainability education. Additional CMC faculty and staff including Dennis Lum,...

Colorado Mountain College faculty Leslie Gumbrecht and Cynthia Zyzda were featured in the December, 2015 issue of the Rachel Carson Council Campus Dispatch. The article focused on a collaborative and interdisciplinary class they teach at the college.  A copy of the article is reprinted below. Colorado Mountain...

This CMC Corner Column by CMC Glenwood Center Director Jim Green was first published in the Glenwood Post Independent. In early December the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in a higher education case. The case centers on the question whether colleges and universities may take race into consideration as a factor in...

Craig and Colleen Farnum are fat-bike enthusiasts who have used the all-electric car for camping and road trips with their daughter, Eversen. This article was published in the Glenwood Post Independent. By Heather McGregor/Clean Energy Economy News Craig and Colleen Farnum of Carbondale are a middle-class couple with...

Megan Walker, Robyn Washburn, Elena Luker, Cameron Poole and Brittani West pose after the first CMC Food Club food recovery in March at the closing of the dining hall before spring break. Photo: Cameron Poole/Courtesy Steamboat Springs — A Food Club formed earlier this year at Colorado Mountain College is impacting...

RIFLE, CO – DECEMBER 10: From left, Marisela Medrano, Mayka Maloney, center, and Rhonda Bivens work at The Whole Works in Rifle, December, 10, 2015. Photo by RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post. This article was published in the Denver Post. By Jason Blevins.  RIFLE — Kelly Alford remembers the first time she sat down in...