This article was printed in the Summit Daily News. By Alli Langley.  In this 2013 photo, Summit School District Pre-Collegiate Program director Molly Griffith smiles with two students in the college-prep program for first-generation students. Summit School District’s Pre-Collegiate program was recognized in July by...

This op ed from Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser was published in The Denver Post on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015. Fifty years ago, Colorado Mountain College was preparing to open its first two campuses in Leadville and in Glenwood Springs, thanks to a few visionary leaders who realized post-secondary education would only be...

Annual Club Rotario event has raised more than $48,000 for students This article was printed in the Glenwood Post Independent. By Will Grandbois. The 13th annual Festival Las Americas in Carbondale brought out the valley’s Latino community on Sunday, and others joined in the celebration as well. “It’s a chance...

Earlier this summer, Elevation Outdoors magazine asked readers to vote for what they thought was the most adventurous college in the U.S. Several Colorado schools made the finals, including Colorado Mountain College. The magazine followed up with feature stories with more information on why these schools made the...

Former residents Carrie and John Morgridge have their names on a lot of buildings, including the Colorado Mountain College campus in Aspen and the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. The former Aspen residents live on the Front Range now and are prolific philanthropists. Mrs. Morgridge recently penned the book...

Radio CMC host Lucas Turner recently interviewed CMC friend and generous Roaring Fork Valley philanthropist Jim Calaway, exploring his early life on a ranch in Texas during the Depression, his thoughts on the importance of education, and the reasons behind his generous philanthropy. Listen to the full interview...

Steamboat Springs High School graduate Thania Núñez, left, receives her award from Adam Alspach, assistant vice president for Alpine Bank in Steamboat Springs. Núñez is among the 14 students who received the 2015 Alpine Bank Latino/Hispanic Scholarship to attend Colorado Mountain College. Photo: Kate Lapides. This...

Recently, Carbondale philanthropist and friend of Colorado Mountain College Jim Calaway was surprised by CEO of the Aspen Institute Walter Isaacson and CMC President & CEO Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser. They shared with him an article they jointly wrote, acknowledging Calaway as an influential donor at CMC and the Aspen...

This article and interview with Joseph Gamble’s were published on WUSF News. Longtime Floridian Joseph Gamble has a new exhibition at the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts in Tampa. It’s his largest exhibition ever, which encompasses a sort of retrospective of his entire body of work, and photographs he’s...

CMC President Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser among three new members of American River’s board of directors This article published in American Rivers. By Nicole Duarte. Washington, DC) — American Rivers today announced that three new members, Carrie Besnette Hauser, Jimmy Kimmel, and David Solomon, were elected to its...