Jul
7
Mon
Summer Reading Group
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – Aug 1 @ 11:00 am

Join Dr. Gabrielle Orsi of the Office of Innovations in Teaching and Learning for this fully online training on the art of teaching. This training will be held via a Canvas course with a weekly web conference. Some of the weekly web conferences will feature a guest speaker. We will read and discuss together the book McKeachie’s Teaching Tips, 14th edition (2013). The book will be supplied to course participants. Course objectives include:

  • Building an online community with colleagues
  • Discussing new teaching tips and ideas from the text, each other, and the guest presenters
  • Reflecting upon our own teaching styles and what we would like to incorporate into our craft
  • Having an opportunity to sample various technologies used or mentioned in this course and consider using them in your own teaching

Total completion time is estimated to be approximately 20 hours. Please register for this training via WebAdvisor to obtain access to the Canvas course.

We suggest as well that you 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

Gabrielle Orsi

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SU TRN901 CS65 (SYN: 86111)

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.

Jul
10
Thu
20-Minute Wonders @ Glenwood Springs
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
depiction of a chef juggling veggiesClass Description

Chefs Tammy and Louie Girardot help with the time crunch that often comes with cooking a healthy dinner in a busy world. Students will learn tricks to help streamline your meal prep and be provided with recipes for staples that keep well for quick use. Cost: $43; Refund: 7/8.

Syn# 83757
Cost $43
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Golf Clinic @ Glenwood Springs
Jul 10 @ 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
Class Description

Just getting going with your summer fun? Then come enjoy the awesome summer at Lakota Canyon Golf Course. These Thursday evening clinics will consist of some one-on-one and group instruction, range work, putting, chipping, bunker and golf etiquette. Treats and prizes will also be provided. So don’t be shy, clinics are open to all ability levels with 3 classes working on fundamentals and the last class having fun on the course! The number one goal is for everyone to have fun and enjoy the game of golf! Students should bring their own clubs. Don’t have any? We have rentals at no charge(limited supply). Have questions? Call Ken Dunham, Assistant Pro/Teaching Professional at 970-984-7300 or 970-319-7196. Meets Thursdays, 7/10-7/31. Cost: $99; Refund: 7/8.

Syn# 83080
Cost $99
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Jul
11
Fri
#Storytelling Intensive:Writing, Blogging, and Storytelling for the Web @ CMC in Aspen
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Class Description

A one-day workshop that’s certain to jump start your writing ambitions-personal or business, fiction or nonfiction-with special emphasis on leveraging the web to meet your goals.

Syn# 82878
Cost $100

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Using Quickbooks Pro I @ CMC in Aspen
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Class Description

Gain an introductory-level understanding of QuickBooks Pro software. Topics include entering data, creating invoices, writing checks, using accounts payable and accounts receivable. Prerequisite: Basic computer skills.

Syn# 82851
Cost $75

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Jul
12
Sat
Geology of Roaring Fork Valley @ Field
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Class Description

Gives students an understanding of the forces and events that have formed the Roaring Fork Valley throughout geologic history and how these forces continue to affect the area today. Offers hands on experience of the geology from mid-valley to Independence Pass. Students must provide their own transportation and sign a liability waiver. Students will meet at CMC Aspen and embark from there. Bring lunch and come prepared for short hikes with water, snacks, sunscreen, and appropriate clothing and shoes.

Syn# 83371
Cost $69

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Putting Your Story Where Your Social Media Is:Building a Social Media Storytelling Presence @ CMC in Aspen
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Class Description

This one-day workshop focuses on leveraging your story and your skills in writing, photography and/or video to find the right social media platforms that will build your community and reach your audience.

Syn# 82880
Cost $100

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Jul
13
Sun
Gluten-Free Baking @ Battle Mountain High School
Jul 13 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Class Description

You’ve been asking and now here it is! Come learn tips and techniques for using gluten-free flours in your baked goods. 07/13/2014 – 07/13/2014, Course # CUA-901-VE03, Syn # 83712.

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Jul
14
Mon
Aileen Frick Workshop – Mixed Media Collage @ Colorado Mountain College in Edwards
Jul 14 @ 9:00 am – Jul 15 @ 3:00 pm

Aileen Frick has a unique technique when it comes to her approach to collage and painting. Her innovative sense of style brings mixed media collage to

A painting of a woman by artist Aileen Frick.

Chicago artist Aileen Frick has a unique technique when it comes to her approach to collage and painting.

another level taking the observer into a world of textures and colors with a contemporary visual composition. “Mixed media collage has been my focus since 2007. As for subject matter, I find my inspiration in life. My paintings attempt to capture that energy of that brief moment of time. It varies from portrait, to landscape, to cityscape, and in essence is my personal connection to that time.”

Using paint, newspaper, magazines and other inked papers this Chicago artist will show you her process of bring the pieces together to create works of intimacy and amazing composition.

Aileen Frick Workshop Mixed Media Collage

July 14 & 15 (Monday/Tuesday) 9 am – 3 pm

Learn the process of mixed media collage painting through demonstrations, dialog and hands-on creating in this two-day workshop.      $100.00

Class SYN # 86085

Call 970-569-2933 for more information.

 

Click here for a supply list. Aileen Frick Mixed Media Collage Supply List


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TESL to Adult Learners @ Carbondale
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Class Description

Introduces the development and implementation of a program to teach English to adults whose first language is not English. Topics will range widely from assessment and placement to the theories behind language acquisition. Students will also cover a wide variety of methodologies, both group and individualized, that are aimed at teaching the non-English speaker the written and verbal skills necessary to successfully function in the United States. This course was designed to meet Colorado Literacy Instruction Authorization requirements. This hybrid course combines set days for face-to-face classroom instruction with online learning activities. Students must have basic computer skills and high-speed access to the Internet. Class meets in Carbondale on 7/18, 7/25 and 8/1. Required course for the Adult Basic Education Authorization. Text required. Cost: three credit hours of tuition.

Syn# 84560
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