While they waited for commencement exercises to begin this past May, Nancy Genova, Colorado Mountain College campus vice president in Rifle, spoke with students such as GED recipients Claudia Carrasco, left, and Jacobed Carrasco. Genova is retiring from the college after 27 years. Photo Charles Engelbert Both...

Reflects passion for ranch life, wildlife, Western landscape [RIFLE] – “I tell people, ‘Paint your own backyard,’ and what a backyard we have,” said artist Jane Lee.  Lee is one of four women whose work is featured in a new CMC ArtShare exhibition, “Women at Home on the Range,” which explores images of...

Utilize events and classes at CMC to improve your life By Barbara Johnson This article first appeared in the Citizen Telegram. You may have recently put together a list of New Year’s resolutions. Or you might just be thinking that a new year brings an opportunity for a fresh outlook. I would like to suggest that in...

Educating for science, technology, engineering and math skills This column first appeared in the Rifle Citizen Telegram December 6, 2012. By Sue Schmidt Sue Schmidt, instructional chair at Colorado Mountain College’s West Garfield Campus, Rifle What if someone told you that there were three jobs available for every...

Colorado Mountain College to create mobile training lab This article first appeared in the Citizen Telegram By Rob Winn Rob Winn, Grants Administrator at Colorado Mountain College in Rifle This fall at Colorado Mountain College in Rifle we are preparing for a whole new era of learning that will allow us to improve the...

New film aims to turn oppression into opportunity for women around the globe Filmmakers interview women around the globe for the documentary “Half the Sky”. Photo from PBS website. Colorado Mountain College in Rifle and Chevron kick off the third year of free PBS Community Cinema screenings on Sept. 28 with “Half the...

New faculty and integrated energy technology at CMC’s Rifle campus This article was first published in the Rifle Citizen Telegram. By Nancy Genova Nancy Genova, chief executive officer of Colorado Mountain College in Rifle and a college vice president A new school year has started, marked by a new burst of energy from...

Kevin Locke performs for free at CMC in Rifle Sept. 7 Kevin Locke will present a free evening of storytelling, Lakota courting flute and hoop dance at Colorado Mountain College in Rifle Friday, Sept. 7. Sponsored by Colorado Mountain College and Chevron. Kevin Locke is known throughout the world as the preeminent...

This article first appeared in the Glenwood Post Independent. By Emily Hisel. Colorado Mountain College students and instructors show off the 10 kilowatt solar array they installed atop the remodeled New Castle Branch Library. When the Garfield Public Library District began construction projects in 2009, having...

Colorado Mountain College partners to screen “Strong!” U.S. Olympic Weightlifter, Cheryl Haworth.  Photo courtesy PBS Community Cinema. The next free film screening in the PBS Community Cinema series, sponsored by Colorado Mountain College in Rifle and Chevron, will feature “Strong!” on Friday, May 18. This film...