Editor’s note: The City of Aspen distributed the following press release on May 23, 2017.  Aspen, Colorado – The City of Aspen and Colorado Mountain College are pleased to announce their employee, Dr. Liz O’Connell Chapman, has been appointed to the Colorado Solid and Hazardous Waste Commission. O’Connell...

If you want to stop by your local Colorado Mountain College campus May 10 or 11 to sign up for summer classes, you might want to wait until the next day. As a result of an all-employee conference, all of the college’s campuses and administrative offices – from Rifle to Steamboat to Aspen, and all points between...

This slideshow requires JavaScript. Retro ruled when students, alumni, friends and current and former employees celebrated in style the 50th anniversary of Colorado Mountain College at the Leadville campus this spring. Groundbreaking on the hill just south of Leadville was in April 1967, and classes started in October...

Classes start May 22

Colorado Mountain College Vail Valley hosted the second annual Vail Valley Math Competition on March 23. More than 150 high school students from five area high schools competed for cash, prizes and bragging rights. From left, Kevin Garcia, Luke McKeever and Peter Mitchell from Vail Mountain School, with CMC Associate...

 Colorado Mountain College’s sustainability studies program and the U.S. Forest Service are launching an innovative two-year paid internship. The Rocky Mountain Land Management Internship, the first of its kind in the nation, enables CMC students to work part time with the Forest Service, while pursuing a degree in...

CMC Spring Valley and CMC Breckenridge joining other campuses in Earth Day education and celebrations

Colorado Mountain College celebrates 50th anniversary with Fine Art Show The CMC Rifle Fine Art Show featuring works from photography to sculpture to painting and more, all by Garfield County artists, will open on April 21 at 6:30 p.m. The exhibit opening is part of Colorado Mountain College’s 50th anniversary...

From left, Nurse Ratched (Lisa Langer) struggles to keep control of the psychiatric ward she runs when a new rebellious patient arrives. With Joshua Adamson, Christian D’Arcy Forma, Travis Wilson, Michael Banks, Ben Bookout, Brendan Cochran, Scott Elmore, Alexander Frost and G. Thomas Cochran. Photo Scot...

College and its students embark on finding their identities (This story was published in the April 2, 2017 issue of the Glenwood Springs Post Independent.) Faculty member Arnie Dollase taught social sciences classes at Colorado Mountain College’s West Campus in Spring Valley from 1969 to 1980. He took sociology...