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 ©...

Roger Coit, who teaches emergency medical services and outdoor education at Colorado Mountain College in Leadville, was named 2015 full-time Faculty of the Year for the Timberline Campus, which includes locations in Leadville and Chaffee County. Educators Roger Coit and Danielle del Castillo Shelton have been named...

Renowned expert on women in the workforce to speak at CMC in Leadville Donna Milgram, the executive director of IWITTS, the National Institute for Women in Trades, Technology and Science, will visit Colorado Mountain College to talk about how to empower women to enter high-tech fields. Donna Milgram, Executive...

Applications accepted through June 1 Students and staff from the annual First Ascent Youth Leadership program in 2010 make it to the summit of Mount Elbert. Photo Jordan Curet Current ninth- and 10th-graders (next year’s 10th- and 11th-graders) are invited to apply for the free First Ascent Youth Leadership...

Solar farm harvests power for CMC in Leadville By Kristin Carlson The largest solar panel array in Lake County, at CMC in Leadville, sits on a ridge above the town, well over 10,000 feet in elevation and due east of the college’s Pinnacle Resource Center. The power output, measured in kilowatts, is sold back to...

Passion guides Leadville’s Medical Assistant program This article was originally posted on CMC Rifle Medical Assistant program student Jenifer Brandenburg’s blog “Bookcliff Diaries”: http://colomtn.me/CMCMedicalAssisting  One of the things students truly love about Colorado Mountain College is the sense of community....

They skied, they dug for avalanche beacons, they slept in quigloos. What’s a quigloo? The Outdoor Education program at Timberline, sits at 10,000 feet with stunning views of Colorado’s highest peak, Mt. Elbert. The program has been developed to offer the aspiring outdoor educator first-class experience in backcountry...

Exchange program brings Ohio students to Wyoming’s Wind River Range By Cooper Mallozzi Evan Benitez, Benjamin Bibee and Jeremy Wooddell from Hocking College in Nelsonville, OH, joined CMC Leadville Outdoor Recreation Leadership students for a 12 day mountaineering course. The partnership between Colorado...

For 35 years Miller has composed, recorded, produced and performed inspirational music that is true to his Native American roots. He is a multiple award-winning, transcendent artist who – through his creative expression and personal presence – embodies an essential experience. During his prolific career, Bill...

Submitted by Lori Meurs Leadville – The Spanish film “Lovers of the Arctic Circle” (Los amantes del círculo polar) kicked off the Colorado Mountain College Timberline Campus International Film Series course Feb. 19. The 1998 film was directed by Julió Medém. It was be the first of eight original-language films with...