The Butler Center’s Signature program is our 1st Generation Collegiate program.
It is a block-ly gathering of 1st Generation (enrolled) College students.
This year, we would like to more intentionally connect our 1st Gen students to CC faculty and staff who were 1st Gen graduates. Please email Pearl Leonard-Rock at plr@coloradocollege.edu if interested in learning more.

Posted by plr@coloradocollege.edu for the August 23, 2017 digest.

The Office of Financial Aid and Student Employment will be hosting training for student-employee supervisors today (8/23) from 2:00pm-3:30pm. This training session will be held in the WES meeting room in the CC Worner building and cover information about CC Student Employment policies and procedures and allow you to ask questions about the topic. Please join us if your department plans to employ CC student workers during the 1718 academic year.

Posted by eshafer@coloradocollege.edu for the August 23, 2017 digest.

Begin the 2017-18 academic year with Fall Conference 2017! It’s an annual CC tradition to learn from and inspire one another and the agenda is packed with great options. You’re invited to celebrate the beginning of the academic year with colleagues, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. on Cutler Quad Thursday, Aug. 24.

Posted by swurtz@coloradocollege.edu for the August 23, 2017 digest.

America’s biggest traveling music and craft beer festival, Tour de Fat, is offering CC faculty and staff discounted tickets, available now at the Worner Desk. The Pikes Peak Center hosts this mix of musicians, circus performers, vaudeville acts, magicians, comedians, and mind-blowing provocateurs. Doors open at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26. All proceeds benefit Upa Downa, a nonprofit that works to provide access to outdoor adventures for all.

Posted by swurtz@coloradocollege.edu for the August 23, 2017 digest.

Learning music through the Guitar is a great way to engage children in the music process. Colorado College’s own Dale Miller has an excellent Guitar program designed for young children called Childbloom. Neil Hesse, also a CC music graduate, has joined Dale as an instructor. Please call 719-573-0575, or visit the website at Childbloomguitar.com for details, pricing, and a complimentary lesson.

Posted by lgregory@coloradocollege.edu for the August 23, 2017 digest.

The Office of Communications will offer CC faculty, staff, and student employees a free portrait session on Friday, Aug. 25. A photographer will be available at the new Tutt Library on the THIRD floor patio from 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. This will be the only day during the 2017-18 academic year for faculty/staff portraits. Make time to have your portrait taken so that you have an updated image for the college website and for all departmental and professional needs. Portraits will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis. Questions, contact communications@coloradocollege.edu.

Posted by swurtz@coloradocollege.edu for the August 23, 2017 digest.

If you’re getting a course ready for fall semester and need help with Canvas, drop by one of the following sessions:

Wednesday, August 23, 10:30 am – 12 pm in the Keck Lab (Armstrong 308) :Getting Started with Canvas (a short introduction to basic Canvas how-tos)

Thursday, August 24, 3:30 pm – 5 pm in the Barnes PC Lab (Barnes 203): Canvas open hours (for drop-in help with any Canvas questions)

Friday, August 25, 10 am – 11:30 am in the Barnes PC Lab (Barnes 203): Canvas open hours (for drop-in help with any Canvas questions)

Posted by jgolightly@coloradocollege.edu for the August 23, 2017 digest.

The Office of Financial Aid and Student Employment will be hosting our annual Student Employment Fair on August 31st from 11:30am-1pm. The fair will be held on the main floor of the Worner Center. This annual job fair is very popular among CC students and a great way to find prospective hires. If you would like to participate in the job fair by representing your department, please send an email to studentemployment@coloradocollege.edu so we can forward you a table request form. Request forms must be submitted online by August 29th. Please join us if your department plans to employ CC student workers during the 1718 academic year.

Posted by eshafer@coloradocollege.edu for the August 22, 2017 digest.

The Office of Financial Aid and Student Employment will be hosting training for student-employee supervisors today (8/22) from 9:30am-11:00am and tomorrow (8/23) from 2:00pm-3:30pm. Both training sessions will be held in the WES meeting room in the CC Worner building. These sessions will cover the same information about CC Student Employment policies and procedures and allow you to ask questions about the topic. Please join us if your department plans to employ CC student workers during the 1718 academic year.

Posted by eshafer@coloradocollege.edu for the August 22, 2017 digest.