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On Booked, host Gavin Dahl is joined by Brent Gardner-Smith of Aspen Journalism and new KDNK news director Lucas Turner to talk about News That Matters. Brent will host an event with that name on August 13th at Aspen Meadows Albright Pavilion with Richard Tofel of ProPublica. Lucas Turner comes to KDNK after 5 years running CMC Radio, as well as becoming an adjunct faculty member at age 22, and winning the Glen-X startup prize of $10,000 last year for his production company Level Head. 

CMC Stories

Colorado Mountain College's Seth Goddard and Frank Martin interview CMC alumni Steven McCauley of USA Cycling and Alex Sánchez, the Executive Director of Valley Settlement.

The Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment Program July radio summer workshop spent three days learning about broadcasting and sustainability. As a culminating activity to their learning, students discuss sustainability with Colorado Mountain College Assistant Dean of Instruction, Adrian Fielder.

Thursday Community Calendar

May 2, 2019
Colorado Mountain College

Here’s your community calendar for Thursday, May 2nd, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company. For the list of today's events, like a portfolio showcase by CMC Isaacson School students, click on the headline...

Colorado Mountain College

On this month's CMC Community Stories, host Seth Goddard features Kathryn Regjo, Vice President and Campus Dean, Vail Valley and soon to be Colorado Mountain College VP for Academic Affairs, Rob Martin, Dean of the Isaacson School of Communications, Arts & Media, and CMC student Alex Ferreira who is an Olympic silver medalist and XGames gold medalist. As always, Frank Martin holds it down on the acoustic guitar. 

Friday Community Calendar

Mar 22, 2019
Dustin Gregory

Here’s your community calendar for Friday, March 22nd, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine on the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale, offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company. For the list of today's events, like an opening reception for CMC photo students, follow the headline...

Tuesday Community Calendar

Feb 26, 2019

Here’s your community calendar for Tuesday, February 26th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company.

For a list of today's events like Black History Live: Maya Angelou performed by Becky Stone at the New Space Theater on the Spring Valley Campus of Colorado Mountain College, follow the headline...

Seth Goddard

On the latest installment of CMC Community Stories, host Seth Goddard talks to Colorado Mountain College President Carrie Hauser about her background and the school's new four-year strategic plan. Also joining the show is actor Mike Monroney talking about his upcoming Sopris Theatre Company show at The Wheeler. CMC Community Stories airs periodically on KDNK and is hosted by the college's Director of Development Seth Goddard. He invites guests who share a common connection with CMC. Hear archived episodes here.

The Sopris Sun

On today's show, friends of Jim Calaway share in his memory. Representing The Sopris Sun, editor Will Grandbois, board member Barbara Dills and photographer Jane Bachrach are joined by Corey Simpson of Thunder River Theatre Company, Dr. Carrie Hauser of Colorado Mountain College, Scott Gilbert of Habitat of the Roaring Fork Valley and Wes Boyd of Colorado Animal Rescue.

Wednesday Community Calendar

Dec 12, 2018
Colorado Mountain College

Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday,December 12th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine inviting you to visit their newly renovated and expanded 12,000 square foot space on the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale.  For a list of today's events like the Fall 2018 Portfolio Show presented by the Colorado Mountain College Professional Photography Program follow the headline...

Raleigh Burleigh

For this month's CMC Community Stories, Seth Goddard and Frank Martin are joined by Liz Penzel of Basalt Middle School and Larry Dutmer of Colorado Mountain College to share about academic counseling.

Beth Wysong

This month's topic is sustainability. Special guests include Adrian Fielder, the dean of sustainability at Colorado Mountain College, Kevin Hillmer Pegram, an associate professor of sustainability, and Lauren Hoffman, a student of sustainability.

Colorado Mountain College

CMC Community Stories hosts Seth Goddard and Frank Martin interview Matt Gianneschi, chief operating officer and chief of staff at Colorado Mountain College, about his work and Ballot Issue 7D. Also, Rachel Pokrandt, vice president and campus dean for CMC Leadville, gives news from the mountain tops.

Lucas Turner, of Level Head Audio, is the radio instructor at Colorado Mountain College, and a strong advocate for Radio CMC. He speaks to station manager Gavin Dahl on Express Yourself about winning the $10,000 prize from Glen X and why he's so passionate about radio storytelling.

CMC History

Yessenia Arreola que trabaja con TRIO / Upward Bound de Colorado Mountain College charló con Crystal y con Raleigh sobre la importancia de los estudios universitarios y los retos que enfrentan los estudiantes. 

Colorado Mountain College

Today inaguaral show features Colorado Mountain College alum and Carbondale Fire Chief, Rob Goodwin, and CMC's Director of Teacher Education, Liz Qualman. Frank Martin accompanies host Seth Goddard, Director of Development for CMC, live in studio with some original and well-known guitar riffs.

CMC Leadville

CMC’s teacher education program is expanding to the college’s campuses at Leadville, Breckenridge and Dillon. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh spoke with former director of education Barbara Johnson, who retired shortly after the interview, to learn more. An information session is scheduled at Colorado Mountain College Leadville on Monday, July 30, from 5 to 6pm.

AZYEP summer intern Megan Webber interviews four students from Glenwood Springs High School, who will spend the summer as interns with the Glenwood Springs Arts Council's "Dancers Dancing" summer camps in collaboration with Colorado Mountain College.  Click here for more info. 

Raleigh Burleigh

Governor John Hickenlooper was in Glenwood Springs on Friday, May 25, to sign two bills that will benefit Colorado Mountain College and local student teachers.  

Erick Weihenmayer

Here’s your community calendar for Friday, March 23rd, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale.   For a list of today's event like A Blind Mans Journey to Kayak the Grand Canyon follow the headline...

Genevieve Villamizar

Today's guest is Genevieve Villamizar, outdoor landscape designer, CMC Instructor and writer. She discusses caring for plants in the Colorado climate.

Colorado Mountain College

Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, February  28th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale. For a list of today's events like Malcolm X at the CMC Spring Valley New Space Theater follow the headline...

Colorado Mountain College

Here’s your community calendar for Tuesday, January 30th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale. Sopris Liquor and Wine carries local and imported spirits, beer, and wine. For a list of today's events like CMC's Intercombio Class in Glenwood Springs follow the headline...

Colorado Mountain College

Here’s your community calendar for Monday, January 22nd, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale. Sopris Liquor and Wine carries local and imported spirits, beer, and wine. For a list of today's events like Open Book: The Book as Object and Image art exhibit follow the headline...

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Colorado Mountain College will likely face revenue losses due to the Gallagher Amendment, and put forth Ballot Issue 4B to remedy that. But, it was defeated by voters Tuesday in four out of six counties in the special college district. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Dr. Carrie Hausser, CMC President and CEO, about 4B and why it failed.

Raleigh Burleigh

Colorado Mountain College hosted a group of Oglala Lakota from Pine Ridge Reservation to share about their experiences at Standing Rock protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline. KDNK's Raleigh Burleigh has this report.

Valley Voices: Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser

Sep 15, 2017
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Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser, president and CEO of Colorado Mountain College, talks to host Amy Hadden Marsh about DACA, her recent appointment to the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission and more.

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On September 5th, Colorado Mountain College president and CEO, Dr. Carrie Hauser  released a statement about the college’s stance on DACA. She spoke with KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh about the statement. Click here to listen to the rest of the conversation with Dr. Hauser that aired on Valley Voices, September 14, 2017.

 

Click here to read Dr. Hauser's DACA statement in Spanish. Click here for English.

 

Glenwood Springs High School hosts a DACA Renewal Drive at 1 PM Saturday, September 16, for those whose permit under DACA expires between September 5, 2017 and March 5, 2018.

Doug Tucker

 


Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced yesterday the termination of DACA, a program created under the Obama administration to grant temporary legal status to immigrants who had come to the United States as minors. Raleigh Burleigh reports on a rally in Glenwood Springs organized by several immigrant advocacy groups.


Theatre director, playwright, actor, and teacher Brad Moore was recently named CMC Adjunct Faculty of the Year at the Glenwood Springs and Spring Valley campuses AND collegewide. Here, he talks with KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh about when he got the acting bug and why he continues to teach.

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