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  • Earning an Environmental Education

    Earning an Environmental Education: CMC Leadville & Steamboat Springs by Sarah Duprey After spending several years at Colorado Mountain College Leadville studying Outdoor Education and Environmental Studies, I’ve come to realize that college is more than going to class and getting it a degree. It is also about learning what your passions are, and finding […]

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  • Beyond Technical; The Human Aspect of an Outdoor Career

    Beyond Technical; The Human Aspect of an Outdoor Career Graduate Feature, Brett Menter Since graduating in 2014 with a degree in Outdoor Recreation Leadership, Brett Menter has found himself leading heli-ski trips in Alaska, guiding ice climbing trips on glaciers, coordinating outdoor activities for disabled children and more recently, instructing outdoor orientation classes at Colorado Mountain […]

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  • Faculty Feature: Jeffrey Runyon

    Faculty Feature: Jeffrey Runyon, English Department By Anna Sophia Wolner, Associate of Arts student I rarely encounter individuals as fervently passionate about education as Jeffrey Runyon, the Associate Professor of English and Literature at Colorado Mountain College’s Leadville campus. Throughout my education, I have fluctuated between confidence and dismay at my skills in English class. However, […]

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  • Learning Assistance Center

    Learning Assistance Center  Colorado Mountain College wants you to succeed! Are you looking for academic help with homework, projects or tutoring? The Learning Assistance Center is located in Room 325 of the Pinnacle Building and is open to all Colorado Mountain College students. Mary Martin, Annie Butler, and Dave Robinson are available for help in the lab Monday […]

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  • Inside the Professional Fly Fishing Guide Certification Program

    Inside the Professional Fly Fishing Guide Certification Program Fishing may be a hobby for some, but for those with passion for the sport and a drive for success it could be the perfect career path.  Colorado Mountain College in Leadville offers a Professional Fly Fishing Guide Certification program that aligns personal and professional interests to create […]

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  • Great Living in Leadville

    Great Living in Leadville by Anna Sophia Wolner “We ♥ Leadville, Great Living at 10,200′ ” read the sign I saw on my drive into Leadville for the first time. I wasn’t sure what to expect from this little mountain town, but I was intrigued. Driving into Leadville, I noticed the brightly colored houses and Western-style […]

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  • Meet the Timberline Campus VP

    Staff & Faculty Feature: James Taylor, Timberline Campus, Vice President  James Taylor came to the Colorado Mountain College Leadville campus from Ameritech College in Salt Lake City, bringing with him experience in higher education as well as experience with K-12, certification as an emergency medical technician, and years of studying biology and wilderness in Yellowstone National […]