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MET season continues with "Constellations"

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 — CMU’s Mesa Experimental Theatre season continues with playful and intelligent comedy, Constellations CMU’s Department of Theatre Arts will present an exquisite play with a powerful undertow of emotion. Constellations, by Nick ...

Almost 600 to graduate at CMU 2016 December Commencement

Thursday, December 01, 2016 — About 590 Colorado Mesa University students will graduate this month, having earned about 640 degrees and/or certificates. This is the largest number to graduate at a December ceremony since CMU began hosting December commencements in 2011. The ...

17th Annual Best of the West Music Festival

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 — The CMU Music Department and Karen Combs will present the 17th Annual Best of the West Music Festival on Dec. 8-10, featuring three public concerts and two days of workshops for more than 200 talented high school musicians from Colorado and ...

CMU Clay Club Winter Ceramics Sale

Monday, November 28, 2016 — CMU Clay Club Winter Ceramics Sale Wednesday, December 7, and Thursday, December 8, 9am-3pm University Center, first floor The students of CMU’s Clay Club will hold their winter ceramics sale on Wednesday, December 7, and Thursday, ...

437CO, CMU’s art gallery in downtown Grand Junction presents The Juried Student Show

Monday, November 21, 2016 — The Colorado Mesa University Art & Design Department presents The 437CO Juried Student Show, an exhibit of student work selected by CMU Art & Design faculty. Mediums include ceramics, painting, printmaking, sculpture, animation ...

Michrina Lecture Series features expert in Ute wickiups

Tuesday, November 08, 2016 — The Barry Michrina Memorial Lecture Series at Colorado Mesa University will feature anthropologist Curtis Martin who will discuss his recent book, Ephemeral Bounty: Wickiups, Trade Goods, and the Final Years of the Autonomous Ute. The ...

Fall for Dance features new contemporary choreography

Tuesday, November 08, 2016 — CMU’s Dance Program will present its annual Fall for Dance November 18 and 19 in the Robinson Theatre in the Moss Performing Arts Center. The concert will feature work by guest choreographer Jessica Taylor of DAMAGEDANCE, whose physical ...

New community college leader sets sights on advancing WCCC

Monday, November 07, 2016 — A Colorado Mesa University alumnus who has taken the reins at Western Colorado Community College hopes to help make WCCC the first place people think of when it comes to workforce training, whether they are individuals looking for skills or ...

Renowned sports dietitian to present at CMU

Monday, November 07, 2016 — The president of Sports Alliance Inc., and the first president of the Collegiate and Professional Sports Dietitians Association will give a public lecture at Colorado Mesa University on Thursday, Nov. 10, at 6 pm in the Maverick Center, Room ...

CMU and Mesa County again granted funds to assist local students

Friday, November 04, 2016 — Montrose County also receives funds for CMU-Montrose students  Grand Junction – The Colorado Mesa University Foundation, Mesa County and Montrose County have received more than $370,000 from the Colorado Opportunity Scholarship ...

CMU alum adapts and directs A Christmas Carol

Friday, November 04, 2016 — CMU’s Department of Theatre Arts will continue its 2016-17 season with Charles Dickens’ holiday classic “A Christmas Carol,” opening the day after Thanksgiving, November 25. The play will run through ...

CMU celebrates Homecoming 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 — Grand Junction – Colorado Mesa University will kick-off a week full of activities for students and alumni on Sunday, Oct. 15, as it celebrates Homecoming 2015, presented by Bank of the West. Homecoming is a time when alumni, students, ...

Colorado Mesa University Business Students Host 6th Annual Children’s Harvest Fest

Monday, October 10, 2016 — Grand Junction - Colorado Mesa University’s Future Business Leaders of America- Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL) is hosting Harvest Fest for children 12 and under on Saturday, October 29, from 4:30-7:00 p.m.  The Harvest Festival ...

CMU, RMPBS launch statewide political poll

Friday, September 16, 2016 — Grand Junction – Colorado Mesa University and Rocky Mountain PBS are partnering with Franklin & Marshall College in Pennsylvania to introduce the new CMU-RMPBS Poll through CMU’s newest research center. “No one ...

New chief academic officer enjoying the fast pace at CMU

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 — Grand Junction – It was the high-caliber academic programs coupled with the rapid growth and change that attracted Cynthia Pemberton to Colorado Mesa University. She is now into her third month as CMU’s new vice president of ...

CMU breaks ground on new engineering building

Tuesday, September 06, 2016 — Colorado Mesa University today hosted a ceremonial groundbreaking for its newest academic building. University officials were joined by representatives of the John McConnell Math and Science Center. Students from the New Emerson School also ...

WCCC assistant professor, student win national recipe contest

Friday, July 29, 2016 — A recipe for Chile Relleno Croquetas with Chipotle-Pine Nut Romesco Dipping Sauce created by Western Colorado Community College Assistant Technical Professor Wayne Smith and culinary arts student Kelvin Shaw was one of three winners in a national ...

CMU-CU Boulder add civil engineering to partnership

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 — Colorado Mesa University and the University of Colorado Boulder today announced the expansion of their engineering program partnership to allow students to earn a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from CU Boulder by taking classes ...

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