Mar
10
Mon
Spring Break @ all Colorado Mountain College campuses
Mar 10 – Mar 14 all-day

illustration of spring flowersColorado Mountain College Spring Break is March 10-14. Classes will not be in session, however, college offices will be open 8am to 5pm.

Mar
18
Tue
Success Workshop: Subject/Verb/Pronoun @ Spring Valley
Mar 18 @ 11:30 am – 12:50 pm

Subject Verb & PronounSubject, Verb and Pronoun Agreement

This is a free Academic Success Workshop, organized by the Roaring Fork Campus Learning Center. In this workshop we will learn about the important topic of agreement within sentences: subject/verb agreement and pronoun agreement. Meets in the Calaway Academic Building in Room 119. All CMC students are welcome.

TIPS Alcohol Server Training @ Edwards
Mar 18 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Class Description

TIPS Alcohol Server Training 03/18/2014 – 03/18/2014, $45, Course # HOS-901-VE06, Syn # 80904, TIPS (Training for Intervention Procedures) is the most widely recognized certification training for alcohol servers. 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, call 970-569-2933.

Syn# 80904
Cost $45
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Success Workshop: Subject/Verb/Pronoun @ CMC in Glenwood
Mar 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:20 pm

Subject Verb & PronounSubject, Verb and Pronoun Agreement

This is a free Academic Success Workshop, organized by the Roaring Fork Campus Learning Center. In this workshop we will learn about the important topic of agreement within sentences: subject/verb agreement and pronoun agreement. Meets in the Glenwood Center, Room 207. All CMC students are welcome.

Latin America: Where is it Going? @ CMC in Carbondale
Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm

photo of a globe zoomed in on Latin AmericaEach of us has been blessed with some knowledge or wisdom that someone else was generous enough to share with us.  CMC would like to honor this spirit of generosity by inviting you to the inaugural semester of our new Gift of Learning Series, a number of free lectures and workshops presented by CMC students and staff at our Lappala Center in Carbondale during the spring 2014 semester.  Topics cover a wide variety of subjects.

Tuesday March 18 5pm
“Latin America: Where is it Going” (a recent history South of the Border) – Rico Torres & Carlos Herrera (adjunct instructors and community members)

Latin American countries have experienced significant socioeconomic changes over the last couple of decades. Rico and Carlos will take a brief look at the main events and tendencies within that history, including how Latin America has been affected by globalization.  They will also examine the relations between Latin American countries and the US, along with some of the principal institutions that have defined those relations (IMF, World Bank, Mercosur, ALBA, etc.).

To learn more, call 963-2172. Everyone is welcome to attend. There is no charge and no need to R.S.V.P.

Mar
19
Wed
How to Start a Business @ Carbondale
Mar 19 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Class DescriptionWoman with a "We're Open" business sign

In conjunction with RFBRC, CMC Presents the Spring Business Workshop Series. Do you know what it takes to start your own business? In this overview, you’ll learn the proper steps to take to launch your new business, including legal structures, required licenses and forms, tax requirements, and financing considerations. Bring all of your questions about launching your business and meet others who are doing the same.25-yr SBDC Consultant Jim Olp will lead you through the maze. Cost: $45. Refund: 3/17.

Syn# 80866
Cost $45
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Financial Literacy @ Edwards
Mar 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Class Description

Financial Literacy, Wednesdays, 03/19/2014 – 04/16/2014, $75, Course # FIN-901-VE01, Syn # 80583, Come learn the basic concepts and buzzwords surrounding money, credit, debt, taxes and investments. What is money? How does it affect your life? Do you control it, or does it control you? This course will give you the foundation to understand the financial options you will encounter to control the money in your life and avoid the traps of an expensive credit card society. Make money, credit and debt work for you.

Syn# 80583
Cost $75
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Brown Bag Dinner: Tackling Test Anxiety @ CMC in Glenwood
Mar 19 @ 5:00 pm – 5:50 pm

Join 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.

image of an A+ gradeThis week’s topic is Tackling Test Anxiety & Test Taking Tips:

Need to improve your test scores? Come and learn some of the most basic tips and tricks to help you best prepare for the test, maintain focus during the test, and best reply to the different types of tests.

Mar
20
Thu
Brown Bag Lunch: Tackling Test Anxiety @ CMC in Glenwood
Mar 20 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm

Join 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.

image of an A+ gradeThis week’s topic is Tackling Test Anxiety & Test Taking Tips:

Need to improve your test scores? Come and learn some of the most basic tips and tricks to help you best prepare for the test, maintain focus during the test, and best reply to the different types of tests.

Mar
25
Tue
Success Workshop: The Mighty Semicolon @ Spring Valley
Mar 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:50 pm

The Mighty Semicolonimage of a semicolon

This is a free Academic Success Workshop, organized by the Roaring Fork Campus Learning Center. In this workshop we will learn how to appropriately apply a very useful, but largely ignored type of punctuation: the semicolon. Meets in the Calaway Building, Room 119. All CMC students are welcome.