Top instructors create optimal learning environments

Sears, Kipfer named CMC faculty of the year for Steamboat By Kristin Carlson [STEAMBOAT SPRINGS] – Colorado Mountain College biology instructor Becky Sears strives for a balance between challenging and supporting the students in her classroom. “I like it when students think I’m tough and I’m fair,” she said. That balance has paid off in… Continue reading Top instructors create optimal learning environments

Lifelong teacher and adjunct instructor recognized at CMC

McMurry named adjunct faculty of year for Buena Vista  By Stefanie Kilts [BUENA VISTA] – Every year, each of Colorado Mountain College’s seven campuses, as well as the college’s department of online learning, can nominate adjunct and full-time instructors for a faculty of the year award. Colorado Mountain College’s center in Buena Vista recently honored… Continue reading Lifelong teacher and adjunct instructor recognized at CMC

Honored instructors bring medical experience to classrooms

Turrin and Walldan named Faculty of the Year at CMC Summit Campus By Stefanie Kilts Going into the health care field is no small feat, but Colorado Mountain College students in Breckenridge and Dillon have two instructors who use their many years of experience and expertise to help students succeed. Carol Turrin, full-time associate professor,… Continue reading Honored instructors bring medical experience to classrooms

Top instructors named faculty of the year at campus

Loes, Caudill awarded honors at CMC – Edwards By Kristin Carlson [EDWARDS] – Colorado Mountain College instructors Tim Loes (full-time) and Tim Caudill (adjunct) have been awarded faculty of the year honors for the college’s campus in Edwards. Loes has been teaching biology, science and environmental science at CMC since 2011. His colleague, Caudill, a… Continue reading Top instructors named faculty of the year at campus

Sterling native earns kudos from faculty peers

Colorado Mountain College honors adjunct instructor Gilliland By Kristin Carlson Sterling-based accounting instructor JoAnn Gilliland was named 2012’s adjunct faculty of the year for online learning, at the college she works for that’s located on the Western Slope. Every year, each of Colorado Mountain College’s  seven mountain campuses, as well as the college’s department of… Continue reading Sterling native earns kudos from faculty peers

Instructors reach new heights for students and peers

Mallozzi, Shelton honored at Colorado Mountain College in Leadville  By Stefanie Kilts For two instructors at Colorado Mountain College’s campus in Leadville who continually go “above and beyond” for their peers and students, helping a group of CMC students climb 19,341 feet to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro last month was just another day on… Continue reading Instructors reach new heights for students and peers