Colorado Mountain College received a thoughtful endorsement in the Steamboat Pilot’s editorial pages this week. The editorial reflected on CMC president Carrie Hauser’s recent visit to Steamboat Springs and the valuable role CMC plays in the Steamboat Springs community. The full editorial is reprinted below.  Our View:...

The Crystal Observatory, built by the Colorado Mountain College Sky Club, will be open four more days. If you can’t catch the sculpture in person today, Feb.6 through Sunday, Feb. 9, you can now check out this unique ice-and-snow sculpture on video, thanks to CMC student Ben Saheb. The unique ice and snow sculpture...

Same group that operates popular Screamboat to showcase celestial wonders One of the icicle columns of the Colorado Mountain College Sky Club’s Crystal Observatory glints in the early morning sun after a frosty night of freezing and growing. The columns are grown by fusing together icicles harvested from local...

Colorado Mountain College in Steamboat Spring’s avalanche awareness class was featured in Sunday’s Steamboat Today newspaper, great coverage of a class that could save your life. The college still has open slots for late-starting avalanche courses. Click here to search for courses in Webadvisor. Select “Search for...

CMC professor Jimmy Westlake captured this rare appearance of the northern lights in Colorado at Rabbit Ears Pass on March 17, 2013. Westlake will head to Alaska with 22 CMC students, faculty and staff on Thursday to view and study the northern lights in the Arctic Circle. CMC professor Jimmy Westlake and 22 CMC...

Steamboat Springs student Dustin Eldridge has worked as a blogger and photographer for Colorado Mountain College for two years, sharing his insights and vision about CMC’s outdoor programs and the Steamboat community. Dustin recently graduated with an AA in Outdoor Education and is moving on to Jackson Hole to explore...

 Free dialogue on “Partnering Social Justice with Sustainability” Jordana DeZeeuw Spencer, Ph.D, will lead a discussion on partnering social justice with sustainability. Colorado Mountain College in Steamboat Springs will hold a free dialogue titled “Partnering Social Justice with Sustainability” at 6:30 p.m. on...

This article first appeared in the Steamboat Pilot. By Matt Stensland. A group of Colorado Mountain College students will take in the sights, culture and history of Cuba when they travel there in March during a study abroad trip. Photo: Matt Stensland. Steamboat Springs — A group of Colorado Mountain College...

The cover of the ‘Year of the Comet” 2013 Cosmic Calendar. The calendars, created by CMC professor Jimmy Westlake, showcase Westlake’s renowned astrophotography along with information on key celestial events of 2013. It’s that time of year again.  CMC professor and astrophotographer Jimmy Westlake has created another...

This article first appeared in the Steamboat Pilot & Today.  By Tom Ross. Lowell Whiteman School student Logan Banning, owner of Parka, shows off one of his custom hoodies this week in his office at the new Yampa Valley Entrepreneurship Center at Colorado Mountain College. Photo: Tom Ross. Steamboat Springs —...