Jul
7
Mon
Summer Reading Group
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – Aug 1 @ 11:00 am

Join Dr. Gabrielle Orsi of the Office of Innovations in Teaching and Learning for this fully online training on the art of teaching. This training will be held via a Canvas course with a weekly web conference. Some of the weekly web conferences will feature a guest speaker. We will read and discuss together the book McKeachie’s Teaching Tips, 14th edition (2013). The book will be supplied to course participants. Course objectives include:

  • Building an online community with colleagues
  • Discussing new teaching tips and ideas from the text, each other, and the guest presenters
  • Reflecting upon our own teaching styles and what we would like to incorporate into our craft
  • Having an opportunity to sample various technologies used or mentioned in this course and consider using them in your own teaching

Total completion time is estimated to be approximately 20 hours. Please register for this training via WebAdvisor to obtain access to the Canvas course.

We suggest as well that you visit this webpage ahead of time to check your browser and ensure sure it’s ready for use with Blackboard Collaborate webconferencing. If you are not familiar with Blackboard Collaborate, then we suggest that you watch this 7-minute Participant Orientation tutorial video.

Instructors

Gabrielle Orsi

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SU TRN901 CS65 (SYN: 86111)

Registration
Please register for this training via WebAdvisor.
Problems registering? Check out our Registration Video Tutorial or contact the IT Department’s Service Desk for help registering with WebAdvisor at 970-947-8438 or 866-642-0495.

Jul
23
Wed
“Young and Old Alike” with Sarah Schmidt @ Ice Age Discovery Center at the Snowmass Village Mall
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

depiction of an extinct wooly mammothIn October 2010 excavators working at the Ziegler Reservoir in Snowmass Village made an astonishing discovery. The site was the final resting place of 41 different kinds of Ice Age animals including mammoths, mastodons, giant bison and more. It is one of the most significant discoveries in North America. Bring the kids and learn more about the discovery!

Please join us for the Summer 2014 Speaker Series:

Wednesday, July 23, 6:00 p.m.

Young and Old Alike with Sarah Schmidt
Join Sarah Schmidt for an evening of hands-on, family-oriented activities while exploring the process of excavation at the Zeigler site.

The Ice Age Discovery Center is located on the Snowmass Village Mall. Parking is provided in lots 4, 5, 8 and 9.

These events are free and open to the public.

Jul
25
Fri
New Student Registration & Testing Day @ CMC Leadville Campus
Jul 25 all-day

All incoming students should first plan to attend one of the three listed Registration/Testing days:

June 27th, July 25th, or August 21stStudents on Leadville Campus

These one day events will begin with a morning of placement testing followed by class registration in the
afternoon. This is your opportunity to lock in your classes for Fall semester. If getting to campus for one of the Registration days is not possible, please call our Admissions/Registration office to make other arrangements such as a phone call with your advisor.

Click here to find out more and to register to attend!

Jul
26
Sat
CPR for Professionals @ Glenwood Springs
Jul 26 @ 8:00 am – 4:50 pm
Class Description

Meets the requirements for American Red Cross, Professional Rescuer CPR or American Heart, Association Basic Life Support for those who, work in emergency services, health care, and other, professional areas. Material presented in the course is basic patient assessment, basic, airway management, rescue breathing, and CPR for infant, child, and adult patients. American Heart Association materials are used. Text required and must be purchased. Cost: one-half credit hour of tuition.

Syn# 83032
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Intermediate Mac @ Edwards
Jul 26 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
Class Description

If you already have a working knowledge of your Mac and OS X (Mavericks), and you want to take it to the next level, then this class is perfect for you. You will explore the App Store where you can download apps that extend the functionality of your Mac with the hundreds of free and paid options. You will also learn about Mac’s iLife and iWork suites. Finally, you will examine iCloud and other services to take your computing and storage on the road. Basic computer skills required. 07/26/2014 – 07/26/2014, Course # CIS-901-VE13, Syn # 83204.

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Jul
30
Wed
“Walk on the Wild Side” with Garry Zabel @ Ice Age Discovery Center at the Snowmass Village Mall
Jul 30 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

depiction of an extinct wooly mammothIn October 2010 excavators working at the Ziegler Reservoir in Snowmass Village made an astonishing discovery. The site was the final resting place of 41 different kinds of Ice Age animals including mammoths, mastodons, giant bison and more. It is one of the most significant discoveries in North America. Bring the kids and learn more about the discovery!

Please join us for the Summer 2014 Speaker Series:

Wednesday, July 30, 4:30 p.m.

Walk on the Wild Side with Garry Zabel
Discussion at the Ice Age Discovery Center from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Later, 5:30 to 7 p.m., there will be a hike up the Rim Trail above the reservoir for a glaciology/geology walking lecture. Come prepared to hike and provide your own transportation to the trailhead.

The Ice Age Discovery Center is located on the Snowmass Village Mall. Parking is provided in lots 4, 5, 8 and 9.

These events are free and open to the public.

Aug
5
Tue
Online Professional Development Classes Starting8/5 @ Edwards
Aug 5 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Class Description

Entrepreneurial Marketing, $195; Creating Visual Presentations, $195; Using Personality Profiles for Better Work Performance, $295; Program Evaluation for Nonprofits, $245; Managing Generations in the Workplace, $175; Stress Management, $145; Advanced Mobile Marketing, $245; LinkedIn for Business, $195. For details on any of these ONLINE classes, visit www.coloradomtn.edu/professionaldevelopment.com or call 970-569-2933.

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Aug
6
Wed
“How to Get a Date (on a fossil)” with Sandy Jackson @ Ice Age Discovery Center at the Snowmass Village Mall
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

depiction of an extinct wooly mammothIn October 2010 excavators working at the Ziegler Reservoir in Snowmass Village made an astonishing discovery. The site was the final resting place of 41 different kinds of Ice Age animals including mammoths, mastodons, giant bison and more. It is one of the most significant discoveries in North America. Bring the kids and learn more about the discovery!

Please join us for the Summer 2014 Speaker Series:

Wednesday, Aug. 6, 6:00 p.m.

“How to Get a Date” with Sandy Jackson

CMC Adjunct Faculty Member Sandy Jackson will discuss the dating techniques used to determine the ages of fossil remains from the Ziegler Reservoir site.

The Ice Age Discovery Center is located on the Snowmass Village Mall. Parking is provided in lots 4, 5, 8 and 9.

These events are free and open to the public.

Aug
7
Thu
Cooking with Fresh Herbs @ Glenwood Springs
Aug 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Class Description

Some people regard them as weeds. Truth is, herbs have played a major role throughout the centuries in cooking, personal health care and much, much more. Proper use of fresh herbs in your cooking can be the nuance that sets your cooking apart from the rest; all the while being your secret weapon to feeling better and healthier. Louie and Tammy Girardot will teach you about the handling, storing and use of fresh herbs as a way to enhance your cooking and consequently, your health. Let’s use herbs! Cost: $43; Refund: 8/5.

Syn# 83758
Cost $43
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Aug
9
Sat
Mac iPhoto @ Edwards
Aug 9 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Class Description

iPhoto is an easy-to-use digital photograph editing software. Use iPhoto to import, organize, edit and share photos. You can also improve skin texture, color, contrast, or simply add special effects and other alterations to your photos. When you’re ready, you can even share your photos on Facebook. If you love photography, and want an easy way to make your photos look great, this class is for you! Please bring your favorite digital photos with you to class. 08/09/2014 – 08/09/2014, Course # CIS-901-VE14, Syn # 83205.

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