February – March 2014

Feb
27
Thu
Brown Bag Lunch: What Type of Learner are You? @ CMC in Glenwood
Feb 27 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm

student walking on campusJoin the Student Success Center series – bring your lunch or dinner and join in the discussion led by Kearstin Cameron, Success Center Coordinator, and Debbie Arnold, College Counselor. Discussions take place Wednesdays from 5-5:50 p.m. and Thursdays from noon-12:50 p.m.

This week’s topic is What Type of Learner are You?

Discover your learning style and utilize the appropriate tools to help you become a better student. This workshop will help you know yourself better and provide you with ideas to be more successful in college.

Denver Nuggets v. Brooklyn Nets @ Pepsi Center
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Success Steps Seminar: Accounts Receivable Management @ CMC Steamboat Springs, Yampa Valley Entrepreneurship Center, Room 127
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Accounts Receivable Management and Effective Collection Practices

If you extend credit to others to encourage sales or adapt to standard practices in your industry, you know that accounts receivables drain cash, are add administrative hassle, cause worry and, occasionally, go bad.  This seminar will help you create an easy, systemic process to oversee your receivables, develop prompt payment habits from clients and deal with slow pay clients professionally and effectively.

Topics that will be covered in this program include:

  • Credit applications and pre-qualification of client risk.
  • The cost of out of control receivables to your business
  • Early steps that offer friendly encourage for prompt payment
  • Dealing with past due clients professionally and assertively
  • Steps to take to accelerate the collection process (legal, collection agencies and small claims court).

The presentation will be led by Randy Rudasics, Manager of the Yampa Valley Entrepreneurship Center at CMC and a SCORE business counselor. Prior to his role at CMC, Randy owned and operated a staffing service in Indiana where he managed  receivables in excess of one million dollars including the extension of credit and collections.  Randy also spent many years with Hewlett Packard where he oversaw receivables and financing activities for a $250 million dollar territory.

Cost is $15, includes seminar, light snacks and coffee.
Please arrive on time.
To register, please call 970- 870-4491

The Success Steps Seminar Series is held monthly on topics of interest to local businesses and entrepreneurs in the  Yampa Valley.
The Series is a collaborative effort of the Colorado Mountain College Yampa Valley Entrepreneurship Center, the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association and SCORE.

Hip Hop Dance Class @ Altitudes Health & Fitness
Feb 27 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm

Flyer for Hip Hop Dance ClassThe newly formed CMC Dance Club will be leading Hip Hop Dance Classes EVERY Thursday!  Classes are open to all CMC students, faculty, & staff as well as Community.

 

CMC Leadville students can attend for FREE by showing their CMC Student ID when they arrive.  Otherwise cost are listed below:

FREE for Altitude members
$7 for Drop-ins
$50 for 10 classes

For information call 719-486-0213

*This program is funding by SGA with Student Activity Fees*

Feb
28
Fri
CMC Ice Skating @ Lake County Ice Rink
Feb 28 all-day
Lake County Ice Skating Rink

Lake County Ice Skating Rink

SGA is covering admission to the Lake County Ice Rink on Wednesdays, Fridays, & Sundays this winter. FREE to all CMC Leadville students, faculty, & staff! Just remember to bring your ID.

The Lake County Ice Rink is located at the end of West 5th St. For hours of operation please go to: http://www.lakecountyco.com/recreation/node/178

*This program is funded by SGA with Student Activity Fees*

Get assistance signing up for Affordable Health Care @ CMC in Glenwood
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Photo of first aid cross on red backgroundColorado Mountain College has created a new, hands-on workshop designed to assist those who need help signing up for health care under the Affordable Care Act. Participants will compare plans and coverage and also learn how to navigate the Connect for Health website.

The workshop will be offered twice: Feb. 28 and Mar. 3, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Colorado Mountain College in Glenwood Springs (1402 Blake Ave.). The cost of the workshop is $15.

Instructor Steven Reynolds has worked in the health and wellness industry in the Roaring Fork Valley since 1991. He has been integrally involved in the work of health care reform since 2008 and served on a Club 20 team to provide one of the top proposals to the Senate Bill 208 Commission. He holds a license to sell health insurance.

To register, please call CMC at 945-7486.

Library Research Workshops @ Pinnacle room 325 - Learning Lab
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Library Research Workshops

Location: Pinnacle 325 – Learning Lab

2 Workshops per day: 9-10am and 12-1pm except where noted

Students who RSVP at least 48 hours prior will be fed. Those who do not RSVP can watch us eat.

RSVP at the Library’s service desk or sismith@coloradomtn.edu [include the date and time that you will be attending].

Dates and topics for each workshops:

  • Feb. 14th & Feb. 28th: Citing Sources w/MLA & APA
  • Mar. 16th (Sunday night, 7-8p) & Mar. 28th: Virtual/Library Research
  • Apr. 11th & Apr. 18th: Citing Sources w/MLA & APA Reprise
Library Research Workshops @ Pinnacle room 325 - Learning Lab
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Library Research Workshops

Location: Pinnacle 325 – Learning Lab

2 Workshops per day: 9-10am and 12-1pm except where noted

Students who RSVP at least 48 hours prior will be fed. Those who do not RSVP can watch us eat.

RSVP at the Library’s service desk or sismith@coloradomtn.edu [include the date and time that you will be attending].

Dates and topics for each workshops:

  • Feb. 14th & Feb. 28th: Citing Sources w/MLA & APA
  • Mar. 16th (Sunday night, 7-8p) & Mar. 28th: Virtual/Library Research
  • Apr. 11th & Apr. 18th: Citing Sources w/MLA & APA Reprise
Trublue Climbing Competition @ Climax Gym
Feb 28 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Collegiate Climbing Competition PosterScrumpin’ Marmots Rock Climbing Club has partnered with TRUBLUE Auto Belay to host a Collegiate Climbing Competition on Friday February 28th

Registration and Check in will be 3:00 pm-3:30 pm

climbing heats begin at 3:30 pm followed by Awards & Prizes

For more information or to pre-register please contact Jeff Llewellyn, Club President, at  jllewellyn135838@mail.coloradomtn.edu

*Please note*

The Climbing wall will be closed for public & student use on Thursday Feb. 27th & Friday Feb. 28th in order to set routes and prep for the climbing competition.  Please plan accordingly.

Mar
1
Sat
CMC Swim Days
Mar 1 all-day
Lake County swimming pool

Lake County swimming pool

SGA has sponsored 3 days a week for CMC Students, Faculty, & Staff to swim for FREE at the Lake County Aquatic Center. Just remember to bring your CMC ID with you!!

For hours of operations for the Aquatic Center please go to http://www.lakecountyco.com/recreation/LakeCountyPool

*This program is funded by SGA with Student Activity Fees*