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  • CMC Leadville ResLife: Mountain Amenities & Campus Community

    Leah Elkins, Outdoor Studies student at CMC Leadville explores the campus trails in snowshoes.

    Leadville ResLife: Mountain Amenities & Campus Community by Leah Elkins, Outdoor Recreation Leadership student & Residence Assistant There are plenty of benefits of living on-campus at Colorado Mountain College Leadville: a short commute to class and campus events, a constant sense of community, and a laundry list of amenities unique to our mountain campus. Perks […]

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  • CMC Trained Firefighters Serve Local Community

    CMC Leadville Fire ACademy students PC: Brent DiRoma

       What does it take to become a Colorado firefighter? Colorado Mountain College’s Fire Academy I has created a successful formula that is respected and recognized by many Colorado fire departments. Students learn from experienced firefighters, complete hours of training, and participate in more live burns than any other academy in the state. Upon completion of […]

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  • LinkedIN Advice for College Students

    LinkedIN Advice for College Students by Leah Elkins, Outdoor Recreation Leadership student & Residence Assistant.  Flip-phones have become oddities. Those who live and thrive in our modern world with only flip-phones are, generally, peculiarities. The vast majority of us live in an interconnected world with smartphone dependency and instant gratification complexes. And I don’t just […]

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  • 5 Things to Know About College Financial Aid

    Paying for college is intimidating but you are not alone! Most students at Colorado Mountain College receive at least one form of financial aid (grants, loans, scholarships, etc.) while in school. We sat down with Kellee Rickenbach, CMC Leadville’s Financial Aid Specialist, to outline the most important things to know about CMC’s financial aid process […]

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  • 8 Tips on How to be a Student Leader

    8 Tips on How to be a Student Leader by Leah Elkins, Outdoor Recreation Leadership student Being a student leader in college can be a challenging role to pursue, but when a student is passionate about leading, there’s no stopping them. Adopting the role of a college student, yearning to learn and grow, while actively […]

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  • Free Tutoring at the Learning Assistance Center

    Learning Assistance Center: Homework Help, Group Projects and Free Tutoring Colorado Mountain College Leadville is committed to student success. We offer a variety of academic resources at the Learning Assistance Center, including free tutoring, help with homework, group projects, and more. The Learning Assistance Center, located across from the Library in the Pinnacle Building, is […]