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
21
Mon
Summit Summer Technology Institute @ CMC Breckenridge
Jul 21 @ 9:00 am – Jul 25 @ 5:00 pm

CMC Summer Technology Institute
What is the Colorado Mountain College Summer Technology Institute?

The Colorado Mountain College Summer Technology Institute is a week-long, technology-packed learning adventure. Institute students will learn about the technical, creative, and business aspects of technology. Students will work in the new CMC Computer Lab, accessing state of the art hardware and computer applications and work with experienced instructors who are professionals at the forefront of their fields. Students will learn web site development, digital photography, e-commerce shopping carts, Photoshop, video production and editing, and more. At the end of the week, teams of students will apply and present all of their new skills in the form of a final team capstone project.

Institute Mission
The mission of the Colorado Mountain College Summer Technology Institute is to provide participants with an opportunity to experience the dynamic, multi-faceted worlds of technology in a week-long enrichment institute.

What to Expect

  • An Extraordinary Learning Adventure
  • Lot of Hands-on Projects Using State of the Art Computer Labs
  • Four Fantastic Instructors: Small Student-to-Instructor Ratio
  • Technology Teamwork Adventures
  • Colorado Mountain College Summer Technology Institute Swag
  • Fun! The Best Week of Your Summer

General Information

  • Summer Technology Institute 2014 Flyer
  • Institute 2014 Dates: 07-21-2014 to 07-25-2014
  • Monday-Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Daily Lunch, Snacks, and Drinks Provided
  • Tuition: $495
  • Enrollment: 15 Students

Registration & Tuition Information

Jul
24
Thu
Accuplacer Testing @ CMC Dillon
Jul 24 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Accuplacer is used as an assessment tool for college readiness and placement into mathematics, reading and English classes.
The fee is $10 per subject (3 subjects total) and is non-refundable.
Payment is due before testing.
You must have an application on file prior to testing.
Please bring your picture ID and college ID number.
Cell phones and beepers must be turned off and out of sight upon entering the testing center.
Only one retest per subject per semester is allowed.
Students must wait a minimum of one week to retake a test.
Testing at Dillon is in room 11.

Jul
26
Sat
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.

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.
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Jul
28
Mon
Fall Registration begins at 8 am @ CMC Summit, Breckenridge and Dillon
Jul 28 all-day

Fall registration begins at 8 am.

First Year Engineering Course @ CMC Breckenridge
Jul 28 @ 8:30 am – Aug 8 @ 12:30 pm

First Year Engineering Course
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
This college engineering course will help students learn about engineering design process, apply math, science and engineering standards to hands-on problems, use Autodesk Inventor, a 3D modeling software, and document their work using an engineering notebook. The curriculum used for the course is provided by Project Lead the Way, the nation’s leading provider of engineering curriculum for students.

GENERAL INFORMATION:
Dates: Monday, July 28th – Aug 8th, 2014
Time: 8:30am to 12:30pm
Enrollment capped at 20 students
3 credit class
Course code EGG-140 #83334
ELIGIBILITY:
Students must be 16 years old.
All students must fill out CMC application for this class.
If student is under 17, they must complete the underage process to register for this class.

Jul
29
Tue
Accuplacer Testing @ CMC Dillon
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Accuplacer is used as an assessment tool for college readiness and placement into mathematics, reading and English classes.
The fee is $10 per subject (3 subjects total) and is non-refundable.
Payment is due before testing.
You must have an application on file prior to testing.
Please bring your picture ID and college ID number.
Cell phones and beepers must be turned off and out of sight upon entering the testing center.
Only one retest per subject per semester is allowed.
Students must wait a minimum of one week to retake a test.
Testing at Dillon is in room 11.

Jul
31
Thu
GED Testing @ CMC in Dillon
Jul 31 @ 8:30 am – 1:30 pm

Testers must go to www.GED.com to register for the GED tests.

The GED focuses on critical thinking and problem solving skills, testing 4 content areas: Reasoning through Language Arts, Mathematical Reasoning, Science and Social Studies.

Each GED test will cost $37.50 for the first attempt. Discounted rates are available for two retakes (within 12 months) for every subject purchased.

GED preparation classes are offered each semester at the Dillon location. To learn about or register for GED prep classes, call 970-968-5826.

GED practice tests and study tools can be found at www.GED.com.”

Aug
1
Fri
Accuplacer Testing @ CMC Breckenridge
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Accuplacer is used as an assessment tool for college readiness and placement into mathematics, reading and English classes.
The fee is $10 per subject (3 subjects total) and is non-refundable.
Payment is due before testing.
You must have an application on file prior to testing.
Please bring your picture ID and college ID number.
Cell phones and beepers must be turned off and out of sight upon entering the testing center.
Only one retest per subject per semester is allowed.
Students must wait a minimum of one week to retake a test.
Testing at Breckenridge is in room 129.

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.

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.
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