Editor’s note: This first-person account by Adrian Fielder, assistant dean of instruction at Colorado Mountain College Spring Valley at Glenwood Springs, was published in the May 2017 “green” issue of Roaring Fork Lifestyle magazine http://www.roaringforklifestyle.com/2017/04/30/rising-up-by-rooting-down/. The piece...

CMC Spring Valley and CMC Breckenridge joining other campuses in Earth Day education and celebrations

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...

CMC's Sopris Theatre Company presents "Sixteen Wounded" Feb. 17-26

X Games are Jan. 26-29 - and CMC's all in

Production opens Feb. 17 at CMC Spring Valley, runs through Feb. 26

Auditions take place Jan. 29, callbacks Jan. 30

Sustainability student gains insight into America's wild lands