2017 COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES

Spring 2017 CMC Graduation Ceremonies Feature Nine Notable Speakers

To honor the class of 2017, the 50th anniversary class of Colorado Mountain College, the spring 2017 graduation ceremonies will feature nine high-profile guest speakers.

John Hickenlooper | Joe Garcia | Erik Weihenmayer | John Fielder | Carrie Morgridge | Jim Calaway | Donna Lynne | Walter Isaacson | Bill Ritter, Jr.

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photo - John Hickenlooper

The Honorable John Hickenlooper
42nd Governor of Colorado

Colorado Law Enforcement Training Academy

See CLETA Commencement Photos

Watch CLETA Commencement Video

Watch Gov. John W. Hickenlooper's Commencement Speech

photo - Joe Garcia

The Honorable Joe Garcia
Former Lieutenant Governor of Colorado
President of the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

Colorado Mountain College Vail Valley

May 5, 2017, 5:00 PM
4 Eagle Ranch
4098 CO Hwy. 131
Wolcott, Colorado

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Watch Joe Garcia's Commencement Speech

photo - Erik Weihenmayer

Erik Weihenmayer
best-selling author, athlete, adventurer, and motivational speaker

Colorado Mountain College Leadville & Chaffee County

May 5, 2017, 6:00 PM
Colorado Mountain College Leadville
Climax Molybdenum Leadership Center
901 South Highway 24
Leadville, Colorado

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Watch Erik Weihenmayer's Commencement Speech

photo - John Fielder

John Fielder
world-renowned photographer, conservationist, and Summit County resident

Colorado Mountain College Summit County (Breckenridge & Dillon)

May 5, 2017, 5:00 PM
Keystone Conference Center

0633 Tennis Club Road
Keystone, Colorado

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Watch John Fielder's Commencement Speech

photo - Carrie Morgridge

Carrie Morgridge
Nationally recognized philanthropist and author

Colorado Mountain College Rifle

May 5, 2017, 7:00 PM
Garfield County Regional Airport, Atlantic Aviation Hangar
0375 County Road 352
Rifle, Colorado

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Watch Carrie Morgridge's Commencement Speech

photo - Jim Calaway

Jim Calaway
businessman and philanthropist

Colorado Mountain College Roaring Fork Valley (Aspen, Spring Valley, Glenwood Springs & Carbondale)/Bachelor’s Degrees

May 5, 2017, 6:00 PM
Colorado Mountain College Spring Valley Campus
New Space Theater – Calaway Academic Center
3000 County Road 114
Glenwood Springs, Colorado

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Video of the Roaring Fork Valley/Bachelor’s Degrees Commencement to be posted soon!

photo - Donna Lynne

The Honorable Donna Lynne
Lieutenant Governor and Chief Operating Officer of Colorado
Former Executive Vice President of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc. and Kaiser Foundation Hospitals

Colorado Mountain College Nursing Program

May 6, 2017, 8:30 AM
Colorado Mountain College Spring Valley Campus
Student Center Gymnasium
3000 County Rd 114
Glenwood Springs, Colorado

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Watch video of the  Nursing Program Commencement

photo - Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson
President and CEO of the Aspen Institute

Colorado Mountain College Roaring Fork Valley (Aspen, Spring Valley, Glenwood Springs & Carbondale)/Associate Degrees & Certificates

May 6, 2017, 11:00 AM
Colorado Mountain College Spring Valley Campus
Summit Student Center Gymnasium
3000 County Road 114
Glenwood Springs, Colorado

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Watch video of the  Roaring Fork Valley/Associate Degrees & Certificates Commencement

photo - Bill Ritter

The Honorable Bill Ritter Jr.
Former Governor of Colorado
Executive Director of the Center for New Energy Economy at CSU

Colorado Mountain College Steamboat Springs

May 6, 2017, 10:30 AM
Steamboat Grand Hotel, Korbel Ballroom
2300 Mt. Werner Circle
Steamboat Springs, Colorado

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