The J. Miller Band will take to the stage of the Clough Auditorium at Colorado Mountain College in Rifle on Friday, Jan. 17 at 7 p.m. The concert, the final in a series coordinated by CMC ArtShare and sponsored by Chevron and Grand River Health, is free and open to the public. Rooted in bluegrass, rock, honky-tonk,...

Chevron funds next installment of science training for K-8 teachers Corrie Harris (left), a Chevron engineer, and Scott Sandblom, an 8th-grade science teacher at Riverside Middle School, at last summer’s science institute for K-8 teachers at Colorado Mountain College. Chevron has just announced a $99,000 grant to...

Long-time CMC fitness instructor sets example for her students every day Studies on the importance of exercise abound. Just browse the Mayo Clinic online, WebMD, or the latest health articles in The New York Times. We all know exercise is good for our bodies and minds, but few relish the idea of actually doing it. Too...

Free concert at Colorado Mountain College in Rifle Friday, Nov. 22 Katie Glassman and Snapshot – left to right Charlie Mertens, Greg Schochet, Glassman and Eric Moon – will bring their unique take on Western swing to Colorado Mountain College in Rifle in a free concert Friday, Nov. 22. RIFLE – Katie Glassman fuses...

Band plays free concert at Colorado Mountain College in Rifle Sept. 27 The Rifters – left to right Rod Taylor, Don Richmond and Jim Bradley – will bring their acoustic Southwest Americana music stylings to Colorado Mountain College in Rifle in a free concert Friday, Sept. 27. The word “rift” may refer to a...

The Rifters, a bluegrass band based in northern New Mexico, will return to Colorado Mountain College in Rifle on Friday, September 27 at 7 PM. Performing on a wide variety of acoustic and electric instruments, the band is known for their soaring three-part harmonies in music the band describes as “Southwestern...

CMC hosts teachers for one-week summer science institute Scott Sandblom, left, an eighth-grade science teacher at Riverside Middle School, and John Wisniewski, right, an eighth-grade science teacher at Rifle Middle School, calculate stream flow of a channel off of the Colorado River near Silt. By Stefanie Kilts For...

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...

Hybrid energy courses to make classes more accessible to students in Colorado Rob Winn, center, Colorado Mountain College’s TAA grant coordinator, demonstrated the laboratory equipment in the college’s new mobile learning lab at an open house at the Rifle campus July 23. Photo Stefanie Kilts By Stefanie...

Jesús Garcia, Elizabeth Navarro and Bebly Machado (front row, from left) received the 2013 Alpine Bank Latino/Hispanic Scholarship for Rifle and Coal Ridge high schools. With them are (back row, from left) Kerrie Fletcher, vice president for Alpine Bank in Rifle, and, at far right, Angela Meraz, senior vice president...