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Class of 2011 Commencement

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Writing on the Wall

Colorado College alumni Eric Bransby ’47 and Trevor Thomas ’10 help bring an art form from the edge to a comeback. Reprinted with permission from the Colorado Springs Independent. It’s happened slowly and quietly, but the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center has pushed an art form on the edge toward a major comeback. Murals —…

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Introducing Colorado College's 13th President

Jill Tiefenthaler, CC’s president as of July 1, has a solid foundation in economics that will help the college continue to flourish. But her people skills and passion for the liberal arts complete the picture of a well-rounded college president. “I understand well the power of the liberal arts education, and I’m so committed to…

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Energy-Waste Busters

Learning, Serving, and Slashing Energy Use, One Building at a Time A student energy-auditing and retrofitting program at Colorado College is advancing sustainability one building at a time, including the home in which the new college president and her family will live. “The students’ recommendations are the focus of our energy management design intent,” said Chris…

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Achieving Our Vision

The 2011 Annual Scholarship Dinner: Celebrating Ten Years The 10th annual Scholarship Appreciation Dinner, which was held at the Cheyenne Mountain Conference Center on April 6, drew together 81 current scholars and 68 alumni, parents, and friends who made their scholarships possible. The warm and intimate evening included remarks by Nancy Webber ’73, P’11 whose parents’ lives…

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