Mar
15
Sat
The Met Opera LIVE in HD – Werther by Massenet
Mar 15 @ 10:55 am – 3:00 pm

Werther Poster
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 Werther. Tickets are $10 for students, $16 for seniors and $20 for adults. For more information and to purchase tickets click here.

Two of opera’s greatest artists — Jonas Kaufmann and Elina Garanca — appear together for the first time at the Met in Massenet’s sublime adaptation of Goethe’s revolutionary and tragic romance. It is directed and designed by Richard Eyre and Rob Howell, the same team that created the Met’s recent hit production of Carmen. Rising young maestro Alain Altinoglu conducts.

Mar
18
Tue
Google Docs
Mar 18 – Mar 21 all-day

Some of the best things in life are free! This session is an overview of the free Google Docs cloud-based office suite of online software applications which can be used on their own and inside Canvas too.
Check out this example of how a Google Doc works in Canvas  and this example of how a Google Presentation can be embedded in Canvas.

We will address:

  • Creating Google Docs Documents, Spreadsheets, and Presentations
  • Sharing Google Docs with others and keeping them private
  • Commenting on Google Docs
  • Google Drive
  • Using the Revision History feature in Google Docs
  • Next steps and more ideas for using Google Docs and Google Drive

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. Try Google Docs now and get your free account set up ahead of time at drive.google.com.

Instructors
Gabrielle Orsi

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SP TRN901 CS75 (SYN: 82349)

Registration
Please register for this training via WebAdvisor.
Questions about these courses? Please contact the instructor.

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.

Mar
19
Wed
Open Canvas “Office Hour” at the Glenwood Center-CANCELLED @ Glenwood Center Room 105
Mar 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

March 18, 2014: This event has been cancelled. Please look for a rescheduled session on our calendar in approximately 2 weeks.

Join CMC instructor Miranda Watson for this open Canvas “office hour” at the Glenwood Center! Ask her your Canvas questions and get face-to-face help. Drop-ins welcome. Miranda will provide assistance on a first-come, first-served basis.

If you have any questions about this course, please contact the Office of Innovations at (970) 947-8408 or via email at innovations@coloradomtn.edu.

Instructor
Miranda Watson

Registration
No advance registration is required. We will track attendance and so your participation will be listed on your CMC professional development transcript. To view yours: Log into WebAdvisor > Credit Students menu> Transcript > choose Employee Training in the drop-down menu. Add more professional development to your transcript and life!

Green Team Meeting @ CMC in Breckenridge
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Open to all CMC staff, faculty and students.

BSBA Program Information Session @ CMC Breckenridge Auditorium
Mar 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm

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Are you interested in our BSBA Program?
Come to our program information session on Wednesday March 19th at CMC Breckenridge campus.
This session is designed for both current and prospective students. Come and join in on the dialogue, with faculty and students. Learn about the newest program developments. A light supper will be served (pizza and salad)!

How to Forecast Powder for Summit County @ Colorado Mountain College - Breckenridge
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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Join us at the Eileen and Paul Finkel Auditorium CMC Breckenridge for an hour long free speaker event discussing how to forecast powder in Summit County.  Joel Gratz founder of Opensnow.com will speak about what makes our weather work in Summit County, when to expect good powder days and why weather forecasts around here are so hard to predict.

Mar
20
Thu
Best Practices for Online Courses Webinar
Mar 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Developing and delivering a great online course is a challenge with constantly evolving technology and industry standards, so the Online Course Quality Task Force worked hard last fall to do the research for you! This team established a set of standards and best practices to ensure CMC online courses are consistently high-quality learning environments that facilitate active learning and a positive learning and teaching environment. Join Karen Kaemmerling, Instructional Chair for Online Learning, to discuss online course design and delivery standards established by the CMC Online Course Quality Task Force. This live webinar will encourage open discussion, questions, and feedback about the recommendations of the committee.

This webinar will be held via a Collaborate web conference. The link to join the webinar will be sent via email to registered participants; you can also contact the webinar’s instructor for the link.

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

Karen Kaemmerling

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SP TRN901 CS93 (SYN: 82718)

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.

Mar
21
Fri
Open Canvas “Office Hour” online
Mar 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join CMC instructor Michelle Lefebvre for this open Canvas “office hour” online via webconference. Ask her your Canvas questions and get face-to-face help. Drop-ins welcome. Michelle will provide assistance on a first-come, first-served basis.

Click here to join her!

This link will permit you to enter the webconference starting at 10am on Friday, March 21, 2014.

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.

If you have any questions about this course, please contact the Office of Innovations at (970) 947-8408 or via email at innovations@coloradomtn.edu.

Instructor
Michelle Lefebvre

Registration
No advance registration is required. We will track attendance and so your participation will be listed on your CMC professional development transcript.  To view yours: Log into WebAdvisor > Credit Students menu> Transcript > choose Employee Training in the drop-down menu. Add more professional development to your transcript and life!

Mar
25
Tue
Canvas Grading Workshop @ Colorado Mountain College in Carbondale Lappala Center, Room 109
Mar 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Join CMC instructor Miranda Watson for this hands-on workshop on grading with Canvas at the Carbondale campus! This workshop will include:

  • the kinds of graded items that Canvas offers
  • a brief introduction to the Gradebook and its features
  • how to find, launch, and use the Canvas SpeedGrader to grade Assignments and Discussions.

This workshop will conclude with Q&A regarding grading in Canvas. This is your chance to ask an expert your Canvas grading questions and get face-to-face help. Drop-ins welcome. Workshop will last 1 hour, plus an optional 30 minutes for Q&A and additional practice.

Instructor
Miranda Watson

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SP TRN901 CS78 (SYN: 82571)

Registration
Please register for this training via WebAdvisor.
Questions about these courses? Please contact the instructor.

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.

Open Canvas “Office Hour” at Leadville Campus @ CMC Leadville, New Discovery Building, Room 104
Mar 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join CMC Technology Training Coordinator Chris Wenger for this open Canvas “office hour” at the CMC Leadville campus, in the New Discovery Academic Center, Room 104, from 5:00-6:00pm on Tuesday, March 25. Ask your Canvas questions and get face-to-face help. Drop-ins welcome. You are also welcome to bring your own laptop or tablet. Chris will provide assistance on a first-come, first-served basis. No advance registration is required.

If you have any questions about this course, please contact the Office of Innovations at (970) 947-8408 or via email at innovations@coloradomtn.edu.

Instructor
Chris Wenger

Registration
No advance registration is required. We will track attendance and so your participation will be listed on your CMC professional development transcript.  To view yours: Log into WebAdvisor > Credit Students menu> Transcript > choose Employee Training in the drop-down menu. Add more professional development to your transcript and life!