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...

[GLENWOOD SPRINGS] – Gabrielle Orsi, a Colorado Mountain College learning management system administrator and faculty trainer, was recently honored as the 2013 eLearning Technologist/Support Person of the Year by the eLearning Consortium of Colorado. The eLearning Consortium of Colorado is a coalition of public and...

Last winter, the Genuine Steamboat Story contest, sponsored by Steamboat Group Realty, proposed the question: “Why do you think Steamboat Springs is a Genuine Place to Live or Visit?” The group’s web community voted on their favorite entry, and CMC student Dustin Eldridge was the winner. Dustin’s entry was printed in...

Colorado Mountain College recently won a “Top Brass” award at the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association’s 2013 Gala and Awards Banquet. The award was bestowed on the college in recognition of its Top 20 rating for student success among over 800 community colleges nationwide. Senior Vice President Dr. Jill Boyle,...

Sears, Kipfer named CMC faculty of the year for Steamboat By Kristin Carlson Colorado Mountain College biology instructor Becky Sears was named full-time faculty of the year at the Steamboat Springs campus. Photo Sandy Kent [STEAMBOAT SPRINGS] – Colorado Mountain College biology instructor Becky Sears strives for a...

McMurry named adjunct faculty of year for Buena Vista  By Stefanie Kilts [BUENA VISTA] – Every year, each of Colorado Mountain College’s seven campuses, as well as the college’s department of online learning, can nominate adjunct and full-time instructors for a faculty of the year award. Colorado Mountain...

Turrin and Walldan named Faculty of the Year at CMC Summit Campus By Stefanie Kilts Associate Professor Carol Turrin, who teaches nursing at Colorado Mountain College, was named full-time faculty member of the year for the campus with sites in Breckenridge and Dillon. This is her second time receiving a faculty of...

Loes, Caudill awarded honors at CMC – Edwards By Kristin Carlson Tim Loes, assistant professor, has been awarded the full-time faculty of the year award for Colorado Mountain College’s campus in Edwards. He has been teaching biology, science and environmental science at CMC since 2011. Photo courtesy Tim...