Apr
14
Mon
VoiceThread
Apr 14 – Apr 17 all-day

Interested in creating more dynamic slideshows online that will truly spark a group conversation among your course members? You can with VoiceThread! Learn in this online course how easy it is to use VoiceThread’s collaborative online platform to create and share multimedia slide shows with images, documents, and videos. And VoiceThread is free to CMC faculty, staff, and students. For a video illustrating VoiceThread, please click here.

With VoiceThread, participants can leave written, audio, or video comments as they navigate through your slideshow, and the VoiceThreads can be linked to or embedded into Canvas courses or shared publicly. In this course you will learn how to:

  • Navigate through a VoiceThread and the different user roles VoiceThread offers
  • Create a VoiceThread using PowerPoint presentations, images,videos, and other files
  • Edit your VoiceThread and its settings
  • Make comments on a VoiceThread
  • Share a VoiceThread and embed it into Canvas
This course will be held via a Canvas course as well as via VoiceThread’s website. This class is designed to be flexible and accommodate your schedule. There are deadlines for each day’s work to keep the group moving forward together, but participants may work on the assignments at any time of day or night, from any computer (PC or Mac) with an Internet connection and either Firefox, Safari, Chrome, or Internet Explorer.
Once you register, your CMC VoiceThread account will be created and its details sent to you.  If you have any questions about this course, please contact the instructor, Dr. Gabrielle Orsi, at (970) 947-8359 or via email at gorsi@coloradomtn.edu.

Instructors
Gabrielle Orsi

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SP TRN901 CS76 (SYN: 82351)

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.

Apr
17
Thu
The CMC Conference on Sustainability 2014 @ CMC Steamboat Springs
Apr 17 @ 5:00 pm – Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm

Colorado Mountain College Conference on Sustainability 2014

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Dr. Stephen Mulkey

This is a CMC internal conference for Sustainability faculty, staff, students and community partners.

The speaker will be Dr. Stephen Mulkey who assumed the post of president at Unity College in Unity, ME, on 1 July 2011. Prior to his appointment to Unity, Dr. Mulkey served as director of the program in Environmental Science at the University of Idaho from 2008 through spring 2011. As director, he led an initiative obtaining National Science Foundation funding for the creation of a new Professional Science Master’s degree in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, which included degree tracks in Sustainability Science and Climate Change. With major funding from NASA, he directed a statewide project focused on climate change education. View Dr. Mulkey speaking at the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit.

 

Flavor Dynamics @ Breckenridge
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Learn the many facets of developing and maximizing flavors in food. Discover the many uses for oils, vinegars, and fresh herbs. Emphasis will be placed on cooking without recipes, using substitutions and learning to cook by looks, aroma, feel, taste and natural intuition.

Syn# 80289
Cost $43
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Apr
18
Fri
Intro to Career Exploration @ Dillon
Apr 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

Develop a focused job search strategy. Learn about the latest websites, tips and tools to help you take the next steps in your career.

Syn# 80901
Cost $0
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Canvas Course Copying Webinar
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join CMC instructor Michelle Lefebvre and Dr. Gabrielle of the Office of Innovations for this 60 minute live webinar on how to copy courses in Canvas. Get guidance, tips, and tricks. This is your chance to ask 2 Canvas experts your questions and get help with setting up your upcoming Canvas course! We will cover:

  • How to copy a Canvas course in its entirety
  • How to copy only selected parts of a course
  • How to “export” your course and why this alternate method of course copying can be useful
  • How to copy just quizzes from one course to another
  • Common course copying issues & FAQ

This training will be held online via a Blackboard Collaborate webconference. You will be emailed the information you’ll need to join the session after you register.

Required equipment
This is a live online webinar, so you will need a computer with high-speed internet access. You will also need computer speakers (built-in or separate) or a headset to hear the instructor and group.

Suggested equipment
Microphone (or headset with microphone): If you have a microphone, you can speak to the group.
Webcam: If you have a webcam, you can transmit your video to the group.

Instructor
Michelle Lefebvre, Gabrielle Orsi

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SP TRN901 CS102 (SYN: 82800)

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.

Evening in Istanbul @ Breckenridge
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Spend an evening in Istanbul while learning to prepare a variety of Meze, Turkish small plates enjoyed on the streets of Istanbul. Enjoy Crispy Calamari with Garlic Vinegar Sauce, Lamb Brochettes with Yogurt, Mint and Roasted Tomato Sauce and more.

Syn# 80259
Cost $43
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Apr
21
Mon
Breads of Italy @ Breckenridge
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Class Description

A sequel to our Artisan Bread class, we venture into Italy to explore some classic Italian style breads. Learn the importance of a Biga in preparing Ciabatta, Rustic Whole Wheat Olive and Rosemary bread, Grissini and a Rustic Italian Boule.

Syn# 80283
Cost $55
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Caribbean Cuisine @ Steamboat Springs
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Class Description

Caribbean cuisine is influenced by many culinary traditions – African, Spanish, French, Indian, and Chinese. In this hands-on class students will learn about the preparation and cooking techniques, as well as the ethnic flavors.

Syn# 79430
Cost
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Apr
22
Tue
Academic Program Resource Committee (APRC)
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

IVS2 ONLY

Knife Skills @ Breckenridge
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Knife Skills is one of our most popular classes and is recommended for anyone who is serious about improving their cooking skills. Learn about the selection, care and proper use of cutlery. Cutlery will be provided by CMC. This is a hands-on class with an emphasis on developing basic knife skills while learning classical vegetable cuts.

Syn# 80295
Cost $43
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”