CMC outdoor education professor John Saunders takes runner-up honors This article was printed in the Steamboat Today. By Teresa Ristrow. Colorado Mountain College professor Jimmy Westlake lectures a class of students. Westlake was voted “Best Professor” in the Steamboat Today’s “Best of the Boat” contest. CMC...

Four members of Colorado Mountain College’s staff were on hand to receive institution of the year accolades at the May 22 Colorado Educational Services & Development Association’s annual awards dinner in Avon. From left are Krisan Crow, Upward Bound director; Paul Edwards, admissions counselor; Yesenia Arreola,...

Conniff named Colorado Mountain College adjunct Faculty of Year for campus Michael Conniff was recently named the campus adjunct Faculty of the Year for Colorado Mountain College’s Aspen Campus. Colorado Mountain College instructor Michael Conniff sees his students in the Isaacson School for New Media as full...

Bob Von Achen was recently named the full-time Faculty of the Year for Colorado Mountain College’s campus in Rifle. CMC Rifle campus names full-time, adjunct Faculty of the Year Bob Von Achen, instructor of English and literature at Colorado Mountain College in Rifle, went into teaching because he knew he would...

CMC names Roaring Fork campus full-time, adjunct Faculty of Year Senior administrators and colleagues surprised theater faculty Gary Ketzenbarger recently with the announcement he’d been named his campus’s full-time Faculty of the Year. Left to right are campus dean of academic affairs Terry Miller; collegewide VP...

Colorado Mountain College announces Faculty of the Year Awards Dr. Mercedes Quesada-Embid, associate professor at Colorado Mountain College, left, accepts from college President Dr. Carrie Hauser her award as collegewide full-time Faculty of the Year for 2013. Quesada-Embid teaches sustainability studies at Colorado...

Colorado Mountain College recently earned recognition from regional chapters of both the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education. The college’s annual progress report from last year, the First Choice Review, earned regional awards from both...

Four black-and-white images taken by Matt Lit, a photography instructor at Colorado Mountain College, were chosen for the prestigious 7th Annual International Black and White Spider Awards. According to www.thespiderawards.com, the Black and White Spider Awards are the leading international awards honoring black and...

Loretta Driskel accepts her MERLOT Peer Reviewer Extraordinaire award for her work on peer reviewing educational online materials at a MERLOT conference in Las Vegas in April. Loretta Driskel, an instructional designer in the integrated energy program at Colorado Mountain College’s Rifle campus, was honored with...

Terry Hunter receives award from national hotel and lodging association Terry Hunter said the award was a team effort and credits the college’s resort management faculty (left to right): Deidre Saunders, Cho Tin Tun, Hunter, Kyleigh Lawler and Barbara Robinson. The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute...