November – December 2013

Women at Home on the Range @ Rifle Campus Hallway
Nov 8 @ 8:00 am – Jan 19 @ 5:00 pm

WomenontherangecalendarViewing available during hours when campus is open.

Dec 5 @ 1:30 am – 5:30 am

When done properly, a PowerPoint presentation can effectively deliver your message and help your audience understand the information you are presenting. This entry-level class will introduce PowerPoint and show you how to create an effective presentation. You will format text on slides, add graphics and photos to a presentation and modify them, and add tables and charts to present data in a structured form. You will walk away with a presentation that is ready to deliver. You should be familiar with the Windows environment prior to enrollment. Cost includes workbook; please register by November22 to reserve your workbook.12/05/2013 -12/13/2013, $99, Course # CIS-901-VE09, Syn #78187. Location: Edwards Campus. For registration information, click the Back button at the top of this entry.

Pasta Favorites/Cooking @ Breckenridge-Dillon
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Class Description

Come and enjoy your favorite pasta dishes. Learn a chef

Post Decree Custody Issues: Divorced with Kids? @ Glenwood Springs
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Class Description

Post Decree Custody Issues: Divorced with Kids? This workshop addresses issuesthat arise after a divorce decree is entered. Topics include: enforcement of existing orders; modification of parenting plans; emergency situations; relocations and step-parent adoptions.

Syn# 74069
Cost $10

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

Canvas Semester Wrap-up Webinar
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

This 1 hour live webinar course shares some best practices and tips and tricks for the end of the semester! This is not a hands-on training. This course assumes that participants already have some experience using Canvas, or have taken Canvas: Basics Online or another Canvas training. We will address:

  • how to copy your old courses into your new courses
  • how to download data from the Gradebook
  • what to expect after the end of the semester
  • how to provide access after the semester ends to your Canvas course for a student with an Incomplete grade
  • And more!

We will conclude with open Q&A regarding Canvas.

This webinar will be held via a Collaborate web conference. Click here for the link to join the web conference; this link will be active starting 30 minutes prior to the start of the webinar. We recommend that you join the webinar early to check your audiovisual settings. We also recommend that you visit this webpage with the browser you intend to use for the web conference: it will check to make sure that your browser is ready for Blackboard Collaborate.  If you are not familiar with Blackboard Collaborate, then we suggest that you watch this 7-minute Participant Orientation tutorial video.

Michelle Lefebvre, Gabrielle Orsi

WebAdvisor Registration Information
13/FA TRN901 CS90 (SYN: 80393)

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.

Burgundy/Cooking @ Breckenridge-Dillon
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Class Description

Located just north of Lyon, Burgundy is home to some of the finest red wines in the world and is truly the bread basket of France. Learn to prepare classic Burgundian dishes such as Coq au Vin, Boeuf Bourguignon, French Onion Soup Gratinee, and Savory Fruit Tarts.

Syn# 78331
Cost $42

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

CPR for Healthcare Provider
Dec 7 @ 2:00 am – 9:00 am

Designed for healthcare professionals, but available to the public, this CPR class is open to individuals interested in developing the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, administer CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking safely and effectively. This class meets the requirements for the American Heart Association Basic Life Support certification. An individual pocket mask and text are included in the class fee. Students who successfully complete this class will receive a certification card valid for two years.12/07/2013 -12/07/2013, $66, Course # HWE-901-VE04, Syn #75374. Location: Edwards Campus. For registration information, click the Back button at the top of this entry.

Intro to iPhone
Dec 7 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am

Intro to iPhone

12/7 (Saturday)


SYN # 78193

Instructor: Jordan Callier

Cost:  $39

Apple’s iPhones are small, powerful, and very useful. iPhones have so much to offer, but many users are unaware of all of their capabilities. In this class, you will learn to optimize your iPhone using the installed iOS applications and settings. Then you will learn to customize your iPhone to increase functionality through third-party apps. Please bring your own iPhone and charger to class. If you haven’t upgraded your Operating System yet, don’t get caught off guard by any surprises. We will cover everything you need to know to upgrade your phone to iOS7.



Introduction to Avalanches Lecture
Dec 9 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Classroom session is required to be able to take the attached field session: Introduction to Avalanches Field Session, OUT-901 VE02, syn #75957, December11,9a -4p, Vail Pass. You must be18 minimum at the start of the Field Session class to participate.12/09/2013 -12/09/2013, $40, Course # OUT-901-VE01, Syn #75379. Location: Edwards Campus. For registration information, click the Back button at the top of this entry.

TIPS Alcohol Server Training
Dec 10 @ 1:30 am – 5:30 am

TIPS (Training for Intervention Procedures) is the most widely recognized certification training for alcohol servers, whether restaurant employees or event volunteers. This class covers responsible service, sale and consumption of alcohol. It is designed to prevent intoxication, underage drinking and drunk driving. Price includes workbook and exam, and those who pass will be TIPS certified for three years. Please register in advance to ensure arrival of workbook. To discuss group registrations, call970-569-2933.12/10/2013 -12/10/2013, $45, Course # BUS-901-VE10, Syn #78096. Location: Edwards Campus. For registration information, click the Back button at the top of this entry.