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
18
Fri
Career Exploration Workshop @ CMC Dillon
Apr 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Career Exploration Workshop
Looking to transition to a new job or career? Develop a
focused job search strategy. We will cover the latest websites,
tips and tools to help you take the next steps in your career,
not just find your next job.

Cost: FREE

Taught by: Lindsay Benhammou, Colorado Work Force Center

Class Syn #80901

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.

Apr
20
Sun
Art Behind the Screen Film Appreciation course @ CMC Breckenridge Auditorium
Apr 20 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Art Behind the Screen Film Appreciation course
Instructor Leonardo Santana
graduated from the Madrid Film School and has worked in film and television for ten years around Europe and Mexico, working with important directors like the two time Academy Award winner Pedro Almodovar. His 35mm thesis short film Sleepless Eyes, has been shown in more than Thirty international film festivals.

Students will gain a heightened awareness of composition, editing patterns an overall comprehension of film evolution and history. Employing sensitivity and critical intellectual tools students will analyze films independently and develop their own criteria while utilizing important vocabulary (camera movements, angle types, axis of action, etc.) analyzing dramatic value and capital knowledge for film appreciation. (students must be 17 years or older to register)

Apr
21
Mon
Summer Registration Begins at 8 am @ CMC Summit, Breckenridge and Dillon
Apr 21 all-day

Register now! Classes fill quickly!

Green Team Meeting @ CMC in Breckenridge
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Summit Green team meets the 3rd Monday of every month from 10-11:30am to help the Summit Campus model best practices in green operations, create and manage a strategic plan for green initiatives, support student initiatives and share the good green work that is happening around our campuses. For more information, contact Nicole at nfazande@coloradomtn.edu.

Summit Job Opportunity Building @ City Market
Apr 21 @ 4:30 pm – May 19 @ 6:30 pm

Summit Job Opportunity Building-Mondays 04/21-05/19

What:

-Action focused group to help you get a job now!
-Exposure to community resources.
-Learn job search tactics.
-Real-time information about the Summit job market.
-Beverages provided

Summit Job Opportunity Building-Mondays 04/21-05/19

 

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
25
Fri
Collaborate Web Conferencing
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Haven’t tried Blackboard Collaborate yet? It’s an amazing way to communicate real-time with your students online. Think of the possibilities—online office hours, study sessions, class meetings…You can chat (type), speak with audio to the class, use a webcam to transmit your video to the group, show a PowerPoint, webpage, video, draw together on a whiteboard… You can also record the whole session with just a click, and paste the link to the recording in your online Canvas course for students who missed the session or for students who would like to review it. We will discuss:

  • Creating a session
  • Session settings
  • Optional components such as microphones, headsets, webcams, digital stylus/tablet
  • Browser security settings and other issues when connecting to a session
  • Hand raising and using emoticons for feedback and engagement
  • Polling; responding to a poll question
  • Chat
  • Using the whiteboard inside your session
  • Presenting a slideshow
  • Adjusting your audio and video settings
  • Desktop and application sharing, leading a webtour
  • Recording a session for students to view later
  • Online tutorials and resources to teach participants how to use Collaborate
  • Possible uses for teaching, lecture capture, conferences, office hours…

NOTE: Elluminate Live! is now called “Blackboard Collaborate.” This session will be held online. You will be emailed the information you’ll need to join the session after you register.

Prerequisite
Before our session, you will need to watch this 7-minute Participant Orientation tutorial video. We also recommend that you visit this webpage with your preferred browser. It will check to make sure your browser is ready for Blackboard Collaborate.

Required equipment
This is a live online course, so you will need a computer with highspeed 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

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SP TRN901 CS63 (SYN: 82128)

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
26
Sat
The Met Opera LIVE in HD – Cosi Fan Tutte by Mozart
Apr 26 @ 10:55 am – 3:00 pm

Please join us with The Metropolitan Opera Live in HD at the CMC Eileen and Paul Finkel Auditorium in Breckenridge 107 Denison Placer Road, Saturday at 10:55 am for Cosi Fan Tutte. Tickets are $10 for students, $16 for seniors and $20 for adults. For more information and to purchase tickets click here.