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Dr. Carrie Hauser: Guiding Toward Greatness
“CMC has the potential to become the premier and most innovative institution of its kind.”
Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser forged her leadership skills on the rivers and summits of the West. She is also a respected leader in the halls of academia. Her work has created new opportunities for countless students. As CMC’s president, she brings the vision and energy to lead the College to new heights.
By Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser
Every January, we celebrate the life and work of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, remembering what he believed and taught us: respect, tolerance, and civility.
At Colorado Mountain College, we carry on that work as we strive to embrace diversity, equity, and inclusivity in all forms. While we have made notable progress, it is an evolving journey. As with any goal, it can be difficult to know where to start and what to do absent a baseline and plan….Read More
News / Publications / Interviews
President’s Response to National Admissions Scandal
In light of the recent college admissions scandal, a statement from CMC President & CEO, Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser.Read President's Statement
CMC Launches Fund Sueños to Help DREAMers Pay for College
Read about the privately funded income-share agreements (similar to loans) for some students ineligible federal financial aid.Read CMC eNews Story
DACA Response and Statement
CMC President and CEO Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser' statement regarding potential changes to federal immigration and DACA policies.Read Story
Colorado Mountain College Board of Overseers
CMC Foundation Board Member and Carbondale philanthropist Jim Calaway founded the CMC Board of Overseers in 2012. His vision was to launch and sustain a selective group of advisors who care about and support CMC’s mission, and to establish a thought-provoking, dynamic forum to help guide the college to further excellence.