Kathryn Regjo is the vice president of Colorado Mountain College in Edwards. This article was printed in the April 7, 2016 edition of the Vail Daily. By Dr. Kathryn Regjo Did you know that, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, there are more than 2,300 veterans in Eagle County? This means that 4.5...

This column was also printed in the April 4 edition of the Post Independent. By Jill Ziemann Jill Ziemann is the director of Go2Work programs at Colorado Mountain College. The connection between higher education and the community is stronger when people on both sides work to build relationships and resources so that...

Creating paintings for the upcoming Colorado Mountain College and Bookcliffs Arts Center Fine Arts Show in Rifle are, front to back, CMC art students Sue Martin and Silvia Lucatero, and art instructor Lanny Grant. Photo Laura Hardman The halls of Colorado Mountain College in Rifle will be filled with artwork this...

CMC ceramics, culinary students provide bowls, soup to benefit Meals on Wheels Following the resounding success of last year’s March for Meals “Empty Bowls” Luncheon, Colorado Mountain College ceramics students are making double the number of soup bowls for the March 2, 2016, event at Grand River Health’s...

CMC-Lake County High School partnership provides instruction, college credit – and a start on potential welding careers. By Carrie Click. Berlie Mascarenez, a Lake County High School junior, said he hopes to take what he’s learned in his CMC welding class and apply it to underwater welding in the Navy. Photo ©...

RIFLE, CO – DECEMBER 10: From left, Marisela Medrano, Mayka Maloney, center, and Rhonda Bivens work at The Whole Works in Rifle, December, 10, 2015. Photo by RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post. This article was published in the Denver Post. By Jason Blevins.  RIFLE — Kelly Alford remembers the first time she sat down in...

This article on CMC Steamboat Springs engineering professor Steven Craig’s work teaching 3D printing to fifth-graders appeared was originally published in the Steamboat Today. By Audrey Dwyer. Steamboat Springs — Students in Kyle Paolantonio’s fifth-grade math class sat at their desks transfixed by the screen...

This Valley Voices column by CMC Edwards Campus Vice President Kathryn Regio was published in the December 16 Vail Daily.  “College students are more than $1 trillion in debt!” scream national headlines. But it doesn’t have to be this way. And smart students and their families in Eagle County know why: These...

Nico Passerini reviews a portrait of his family that was taken by CMC professional photography program student Andrea Holland during a 2014 Help-Portrait session at CMC in Carbondale. Photo: Kate Lapides The faculty, staff and students of the professional photography program at Colorado Mountain College will be at the...

The Leadership Steamboat class of 2015 hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony in early October to celebrate the installment of four permanent educational signs along the core trail and Yampa River. The signs were the final piece of the group’s “Catch the Drift” river stewardship project and detail how to protect rivers through...