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...

Public invited to Uncle Jimmy’s Pig Roast and Carnival April 28 In the mid-1960s Jim and Sharon Nieslanik were among the land owners who donated the now-800 acres for Colorado Mountain College Spring Valley. Jim – affectionately known as “Uncle Jimmy” – and Sharon have donated a pig for a pig roast, as part...

Top-rated Wharton School professor, TED speaker to talk, sign books June 29, 6pm Adam Grant, New York Times best-selling author, Wharton professor and internationally recognized expert on organizational management, will speak at Colorado Mountain College Vail Valley at Edwards on June 29 at The Browning Event....

A new beginning in Leadville - again

CMC Aspen hosts opening, historical program April 7

Good news for high school seniors

All invited to ‘50 Years of Historical Treasures’ in Leadville March 21

This article first appeared in the March 5, 2016 issue of the Post Independent. This slideshow requires JavaScript. In the 1970s mountain towns of the Colorado Mountain College district, the college started to serve a different kind of student, in addition to the first students who’d been attending at CMC’s two...

To honor the 50th anniversary of Colorado Mountain College, the spring 2017 graduation ceremonies will feature nine high-profile guest speakers. This year’s commencement speakers will include: Friday, May 5, 2017: John Hickenlooper, 42nd Colorado governor, former mayor of Denver, entrepreneur, chief executive of...