Classes start May 22

Colorado Mountain College faculty Leslie Gumbrecht and Cynthia Zyzda were featured in the December, 2015 issue of the Rachel Carson Council Campus Dispatch. The article focused on a collaborative and interdisciplinary class they teach at the college.  A copy of the article is reprinted below. Colorado Mountain...

For those wanting to venture into the backcountry this winter, now is a prime time to plan to take an avalanche safety course at Colorado Mountain College. Both lecture and field classes are filling up quickly in preparation for the winter season. Colorado Mountain College’s locations in Edwards, Breckenridge,...

Colorado Mountain College helps adults improve their lives, job opportunities The Colorado Mountain College Adult Learning Labs in Glenwood Springs and Carbondale help adults who want to improve their basic academic skills, improve job opportunities or advance to college-level classes. The labs are there to help...

The “Zoroaster Temple,” pictured at sunset from the Clear Creek campsite. You could be here if you travel with this summer’s Geology Field trip to the Grand Canyon. Colorado Mountain College once again offers the popular Geology Field Trip course to the Grand Canyon with Professor Emeritus Garry Zabel. The field course...

The iconic arches of Arches National Park in Moab, Utah, will be on the itinerary of Professor Garry Zabel’s four-day geology field trip course April 3-6. Veteran geologist Garry Zabel is leading a four-day field trip this spring to the popular desert destinations, Arches and Canyonlands National Parks. This two-credit...

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...

Workshop at Edwards campus could help you at work Angelo Fernandez, the human resources director at Eagle River Water & Sanitation District, is a certified Crucial Conversations trainer. He will teach a two-hour sampler of the course at CMC’s Edwards campus Nov. 14. If you’re someone who avoids conflict – to the...

Food preservation workshops to take place at CMC in Breckenridge This article first appeared in the Summit Daily News. Summit County resident Teresa Silox grew up in a rural area of southeast Colorado where canning fruits and vegetables was a way of life. As a child, she helped her mother and grandmother preserve and...

Those in college’s first class to graduate with bachelor’s degrees score in top 100 in world Corey Milar and his business partners decided to take a big risk with their athletic shoe business. They sold all their plants and moved production to the Asia-Pacific region to take advantage of cheaper labor and higher...