Mar
18
Tue
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.

Intermediate Digital Photography @ CMC in Aspen
Mar 18 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

A continuation of the popular Introduction to Digital Photography”, this course will take participants to the next step in their photography. Class time will be devoted to exploring how to make better photographs in the camera and with Photoshop as well as critiques. Field sessions will be about putting new ideas into practice.

Mar
19
Wed
How to Start a Business @ Carbondale
Mar 19 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
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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.”

Adobe Photoshop CS6 Fundamentals II @ CMC in Aspen
Mar 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Did Photoshop Fundamentals I get you excited about all the possibilities? Go to the next level and learn more about the tool box, layers, making selections, color corrections, cropping, rotating, resizing, and printing images. Prerequisite: Adobe Photoshop CS6: Fundamentals I.

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

Open to all CMC staff, faculty and students.

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.

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
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
21
Fri
Excel for Beginners @ CMC in Aspen
Mar 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

If you have never used Microsoft Excel, but are interested in learning more about this software, this is the class for you! Explore the basic functions of Excel without the pressure of having other students in the class who have already used the program. This introductory course is intended for beginners only and provide a foundation to later take Excel Fundamentals I, if desired.