November 2013 – March 2014

Nov
7
Thu
Guatemala Trip Information Session @ CMC in Steamboat Springs
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Experience Guatemalan culture first-hand with Colorodo Mountain College Study Abroad programs.

Learn more about the 11 day trip to Guatemala taking place March 6-17, 2014. The course focuses on human rights and Mayan cultural/artistic expression. Snacks provided.

Allbright Family Auditorium, 3rd floor, Academic Center

See Study Abroad/Guatemala

Dec
6
Fri
Backcountry Club Film Festival @ CMC in Steamboat Springs
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Colorado Mountain College Backcountry Club Film Festival

Showcasing local and national films with an action-sport theme, a short discussion on backcountry safety will follow.  All proceeds benefit the Backcountry Club, which educates members on safe travel in the backcountry.

General Admission: $10

Allbright Family Auditorium, 3rd floor, Academic Center

Feb
26
Wed
Achieving Health Equity in Colorado @ CMC Breckenridge
Feb 26 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

CO_TRUST-CMC_Health_Equity2-26-14Achieving Health Equity in Colorado

 Angela Glover Blackwell, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of PolicyLink

Angela Glover Blackwell, started PolicyLink in 1999 and continues to drive its mission of advancing economic and social equity. PolicyLink has become a leading voice in the movement to use public policy to improve access and opportunity for all low-income people and communities of color, particularly in the areas of health, housing, transportation, education, and infrastructure.

Blackwell is the co-author of Uncommon Common Ground: Race and America’s Future (W.W. Norton & Co., 2010), and contributed to Ending Poverty in America: How to Restore the American Dream (The New Press, 2007) In 2013, Blackwell and PolicyLink collaborated with the Center for American Progress to write and release All In Nation: An America that Works for All. Blackwell earned a bachelor’s degree from Howard University, and a law degree from the University of California at Berkeley. She serves on numerous boards and has served on The President’s Advisory Council on Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships.

Wednesday, February 26th

11:30 – 1:00pm

Live webinar available at CMC’s Rifle, Central Services (802 Grand Ave in Glenwood), Edwards and Breckenridge locations! Followed by a community discussion.
Lunch provided!
Please RSVP by Monday, February 24th
USE this LINK: http://whoozin.com/W64-3YW-XGCR

Or call 970-384-8523 (please let us know which location you will be attending.)

Mar
25
Tue
Guest Speaker George Wuerthner, Author and Ecological Projects Director for the Foundations for Deep Ecology @ Bud Werner Memorial Library
Mar 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Wuerthner will discuss predators and ecology with a focus on wolves. Event co-sponsored by Bud Werner Memorial Library, Yampatika and Yampa Valley Sustainability.