Stephen Craig teaches math at Colorado Mountain College’s campus in Steamboat Springs, and was named 2015 full-time Faculty of the Year for the campus. Mathematics educators Stephen Craig and Lee Cox have been named 2015 full-time and adjunct, respectively, Faculty of the Year for Colorado Mountain College’s...

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...

This article was published in the Steamboat Pilot. By Teresa Ristow. Eight hanging fiber art sculptures from Colorado Mountain College professor and artist Joel S. Allen are now on display in the Los Angeles offices of Goldenvoice, the company that puts on the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Allen has seen...

This article was published in the Steamboat Today. By Audrey Dwyer.  This a photo of the Rediscovering North America canoe expedition group sailing across the La Loche Lake the day after their longest paddling day of 18 hours in La Loche, Saskatchewan, Canada. Steamboat Springs — The miles are far behind them and...

This article was published in the Steamboat Pilot & Today. By Teresa Ristow. From left, Hannah Bond and Rachel Fritz, both students at Colorado Mountain College, with Kate Nowak and Alice Klauzer, listen to audio inside one of the many curtained rooms in Albright Auditorium on Sunday. They were experiencing Breaking...

Jimmy Westlake’s Celestial News column appears Tuesdays in the Steamboat Today  and is reprinted below. The Harvest Moon is the name given to the first full moon of autumn, which this year falls on Sept. 27, only four days after the autumnal equinox. The Harvest Moon was captured in this photograph, rising over the...

Steamboat Springs High School graduate Thania Núñez, left, receives her award from Adam Alspach, assistant vice president for Alpine Bank in Steamboat Springs. Núñez is among the 14 students who received the 2015 Alpine Bank Latino/Hispanic Scholarship to attend Colorado Mountain College. Photo: Kate Lapides. This...

This coming Saturday evening, I will be conducting a summer stargazing event out at the Yampa River State Park campground, three miles west of Hayden on U.S. Highway 40, beginning at 9 p.m. This will be my second “Yampa River Star Party” event. and I am very excited about it! Last summer, we had a great crowd of...

Planets Venus and Jupiter are heading for a very close conjunction in our evening sky later this month. A similar conjunction of the same planets happened in November 2004, as shown in this telephoto view. Brighter Venus is to the left, Jupiter to the right. The bright spikes are the result of light diffraction within...

This article appeared in the Pilot and Today. By Teresa Ristow. Colorado Mountain College student Molly Goldberg was elected last week as the youngest member of the Amnesty International USA Board of Directors. Steamboat Springs — A Colorado Mountain College student is now the youngest member of Amnesty...