Announcement Date: 08/20/1970

photo - CMC Lappala Center ceremonial groiund-breakingThe new Lappala Center in Carbondale was built on land donated by long-time local Ginny Lappala

CMC began offering classes via interactive video. The IVS network was the largest in the state.

A team from CMC earned a bronze medal in the American Culinary Federation Western Regional Competition.

photo - aerial shot of the Spring Valley Campus and Gates soccer fields
The Gates Foundation awarded more than $400,000 to build a five-field soccer park at Spring Valley.