Robert Redford Joins Courtney Blackmer ’16 on Her Film “The Confluence”

By Alana Aamodt ’18 Courtney Blackmer ’16 synthesized her interest in film and Southwest studies for her 2016 thesis documentary “The Confluence,” which has been shown at venues across the Southwest and has been invited to screen at the Grand Canyon Youth Film Festival. This past fall, Robert Redford —  actor, director, producer, environmentalist, and […]

Ditch the desk and don the tennis shoes to ‘Walk the Block’

Colorado College’s Wellness Team recently organized a “Walk the Block” to help promote healthfulness and get people on their feet, away from their desk, and out of the office. The event, held on Tuesday, April 10, Colorado’s Culture of Health Day, featured a .93-mile walk. The walk began outside Tutt Library and went around the […]

Employee Recognition Program ‘Rocks’ On

There’s a growing rock pile at Colorado College, and it’s not on any quad, field, or building site. Part of the ‘rock pile’ outside HR on the third floor of Spencer. The pile of rocks is mounting outside the Human Resources office, and HR anticipates it will continue to grow. The rocks are part of […]

CC Honors Staff at Recognition Awards Ceremony

Colorado College held its staff recognition ceremony on Tuesday, Feb. 15, in Bemis Great Hall.  Following opening remarks by President Richard F. Celeste, the service awards were presented by members of senior staff. Among those recognized for their service were: FORTY YEARS Susan Ashley (five years as staff) Horst Richardson THIRTY-FIVE YEARS Donna Engle THIRTY […]

Human Resources Department Announces New Hires

The human resources department has announced the following new hires, rehires, transfers, and promotions: New Hires/Rehires Michael Applegate, maintenance worker, residential life and housing Andrew Benger, shift supervisor, campus safety Aaron Cohick, printer of the press, The Press Marina Eckler, assistant to the curator, I.D.E.A. Space Jay Engeln, director of alumni & parent relations, advancement […]

Changes Aim for Better Utilization of CC Legal and Business Resources

As a result of the substantial improvements in dining services and the bookstore, and with a desire to use college resources even more effectively, CC is reallocating oversight responsibilities for several of the college’s auxiliary functions. In 2006 the positions of legal counsel and director of business were combined when Legal Counsel Chris Melcher joined […]

New or rehired employees from August 31, 2009 through December 4, 2009

Jayne Blewitt, Alumni Parent Program Specialist, Alumni & Parent Relations Tobias Brace, Staff Nurse, Boettcher Health Center Justin Freeman, Database Records Specialist, Advancement Services Sarah Jaecks, Database Records Specialist, Advancement Services Monica Leahy, Admission & Financial Aid Specialist, Admission Office/Financial Aid Office Brenda Maldonado, Staff Nurse, Boettcher Health Center Kevin Morgan, Patrol Officer, Campus Safety John […]