This article was first published in the Summit County Business Journal. By Kim Marquis. Students in a new Colorado Mountain College internship program not only gained work experience this summer but also learned how to get things done independently on the job. CMC junior Ashlee Andrews picks radishes in the community...

New CMC program is more than an internship This story first appeared in the Summit Daily News. By Kathryn Turner. A new program at Colorado Mountain College in Summit County doesn’t just benefit the students, but the local community. Through CMC’s new Service Learning course, students work with a local nonprofit in...

CMC scholarship campaign celebrates halfway mark A million-dollar campaign for scholarships to Colorado Mountain College has now passed its halfway mark. Some of the students receiving scholarships, as well as donors who are underwriting scholarships, attended a recent reception at the home of Starnes and Patricia...

CMC’s Nicole Fazande among Class of 2012 graduates This article first appeared in the Summit Daily News. Graduates of the 2012 Class of Leadership Summit. June 21 was graduation night for members of Leadership Summit — 12 community leaders and Summit County residents who successfully completed 64 hours of session...

Local non-profits share how what they do reverberates throughout Summit County This article first appeared in the Summit Daily News.  By Molly Griffith, Summit School District pre-collegiate coordinator. 2012 Pre-Collegiate participants get a feel of college life while on a field trip to Northeastern Community...

CMC Breckenridge student Ali Gingras shares a few views of closing day at nearby Arapahoe Basin, and a few thoughts on an upcoming summer internship in her blog, See What I See. Ahhh… The first day of “summer”. And it’s just like Colorado to kick it off with a morning blizzard. *sigh* This past weekend was closing time...

Graduating CMC student found school is her ‘fountain of youth’ This article first appeared in the Friday May 4, Summit Daily News. By Kathyrn Corazzelli. Graduating Colorado Mountain College student Stephanie Cheval was a little nervous when she first starting attending classes at the school, and not because she...

Earlier this year, we highlighted Erick Becerril, a young Colorado Mountain College sustainability studies bachelor’s degree student who is already putting his degree to work. Becerril created a composting and recycling business last year in Summit County. Catch a glimpse of Erick’s thoughts on the sustainability...

CMC receives $17,000 in science equipment from ex-residents Krysta Pelchar, a Colorado Mountain College student, looks through the lens of a new microscope, one of several pieces of donated science laboratory equipment at Colorado Mountain College in Breckenridge. Former residents Dick and Sandy Toye gave over $17,000...

Poverty looks different in Summit than the rest of the country This article was first published in the Summit Daily News. By Kathryn Corazzelli. Many are unaware of the hunger problem locally and around the world. Pictured: the food bank at FIRC in Dillon. Summit Daily file photo What poverty around the world look...