Conversational Spanish II @ Carbondale
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:50 pm

3 credit hours of tuition.

Syn# 80830
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Guitar I class @ Colorado Mountain College
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:50 pm

student learning to play the guitarLearn how to apply music fundamentals to the guitar, including chord strumming, finger picking, tablature and note reading. Designed for students with little or no musical knowledge. Students must have a playable nylon- or steel-string guitar. Meets Wednesdays, 6-7:50pm, Jan. 15-April 30. Cost: 2 credit hours of tuition. Register at 970-963-2172.

WordPress @ Glenwood Springs
Jan 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Class Description

If you ever wanted to design and maintain your own web site, but thought it was too hard, think again. WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. WordPress is easy to use and affordable. Topics include: visual themes, widgets, plugins and more. Taught by internet marketing specialist Trent Blizzard. Meets Thursdays, 1/16-3/6. Cost: $105. Refund date: 1/14.

Syn# 80706
Cost $105
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.

Alpine Skiing & Snowboarding Classes @ Colorado Mountain College
Jan 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

photo of woman skiing in powderColorado Mountain College offers small group classes for all levels of alpine skiers and snowboarders. The 10-week session will be held on Fridays, 1-4 p.m., at Sunlight Mountain Resort beginning Jan. 17, with a required pre-class meeting on Jan. 16 at the CMC Glenwood Center.

Advanced registration required. Cost: one credit hour of tuition plus a $180 supplemental charge that covers the extra costs associated with small group lessons. Students are responsible for their own transportation. If you do not have a season pass, Sunlight Mountain Resort offers a $50 package, available at the resort, to provide access on lesson days. Please call 970-945-7486 for more information.

Conversational Spanish I @ Carbondale
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:50 pm

This Colorado Mountain College class offers beginning students the skills necessary to understand and speak Spanish. The material includes basic vocabulary, grammar, and expressions that are used in daily situations and in travel. Meets Thursdays, 6-8:50pm, Jan. 16-May 1. Please call 970-963-2172 to register. Cost: 3 credit hours of tuition.

Syn# 80823
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Conversational Spanish II @ Glenwood Springs
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:50 pm

3 credit hours of tuition.

Syn# 81000
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Stained Glass Techniques @ Carbondale
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Learn beginning to advanced stained glass techniques while completing a small panel using foiled and leaded glass elements. Other techniques such as fusing, flashed glass and kiln paper casting are introduced. Pick up a materials list at the Lappala Center. Meets Thursdays, 1/16-3/6. Cost: $220. Refund date: 1/14.

Syn# 80520
Cost $220
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Aspen New Media Workshop Package Deal A @ CMC in Aspen
Jan 17 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

The discounted deal package includes the New Media Workshops offered Fridays: 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14. Students must bring their own devices. laptops required; tablets not recommended; smartphones (in addition to laptops) are recommended but not required.

Collaborate Web Conferencing
Jan 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Haven’t tried Collaborate, formerly known as Elluminate Live!, 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 “Collaborate”. CMC is exclusively using the newest version. This session will be held online. You will be emailed the information you’ll need to join the session after you register.

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.

Michelle Lefebvre

Datatel  ID#
14/SP TRN901 CS05 (SYN: 80593)

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.

Breakfast Cardio Kick @ Glenwood Springs
Jan 20 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Class Description

This class provides a total cardio and muscle body workout. Aerobics include both step and kickboxing moves followed by conditioning using fitballs, dumbbells, body bars and resistance bands to enhance balance, stability, and core strength. There is also a focus on abdominal strengthening and stretching. All of these exercises may be adapted for any fitness level, so all are welcome! Please bring a water bottle and exercise mat to class. Meets Mondays & Wednesdays, 1/20-3/5. Cost: $81. Refund date: 1/17.

Syn# 81055
Cost $81
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”