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Vintage Motorcycle Show in Palisade 2017
Waylon Jordan

Palisade Motorcycle Show Guarantees Future for CMU Music Scholarship

Last weekend's vintage motorcycle show in downtown Palisade raised enough money to fund a scholarship to Colorado Mesa University for three years.

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Robert Grant Memorial Scholarship
Robert Grant

Scholarship in Memory of Local Photographer Returns to CMU

Following a short hiatus, the Robert "Bob" Grant Memorial Scholarship, an award for aspiring musicians, will return to Colorado Mesa University for the Fall 2017 semester.

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Music Teacher Paul Schneider
Photo by: Gary R. Smith

Western Colorado Music Icon Paul Schneider Passes Away

Western Colorado musician and music educator Paul Schneider has passed away. You no doubt remember him from countless performances with several of the area's best Jazz and Classical ensembles.

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Mark d'Ambrosio
Mark D'Ambrosio

Colorado Mesa University Percussionist Selected for Prestigious World Tour

A Colorado Mesa University percussion student has been selected to perform with the 2017 World Percussion Group European tour.  Mark D'Ambrosio, along with eleven other percussionists, will tour eight universities and conservatories across Europe...

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2010 24 Hours of Moab
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CMU Makes List of Best Universities for Mountain Bikers

It probably comes as no surprise Colorado Mesa University made the list of The Ten Best Colleges and Universities for Mountain Bikers. As a matter of fact, two Western Colorado institutions made the list.

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Memorial Brick
Waylon Jordan

Take a Walk Down Colorado Mesa’s Memorial Walkway

Western Colorado is home to a memorial you may not have seen. Chances are you will be surprised to see how many names you recognize on the memorial walkway located at Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction.

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Tom Freeman

Colorado Mesa University Offers Safe Walk Program

Have you ever left the campus library late at night only to experience concern over getting to your vehicle or dorm safely? There's no need to walk alone.

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Where Can You Find an Inexpensive Halloween Costume in Grand Junction?

You want to dress up for Halloween, but you don't want to have to refinance your house to do it. Where in Grand Junction can you find a good Halloween costume on the cheap? Have your considered shopping your local university?

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Maurice LaMee
Colorado Mesa University / Tom Freeman

Colorado Mesa University Theatre Welcomes New Department Head

Colorado Mesa University's Department of Theatre Arts will kick off its 2016-2017 season with a new department head. The Theatre Department welcomes Maurice LaMee to his new post as Head of the Department of Theatre Arts.

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CMU Beach Volleyball
David Skaff

CMU Beach Volleyball Hits Grand Junction for First Time

Colorado Mesa University added Beach Volleyball as an NCAA sport back in April of 2015. Saturday, April 2 will be the first set of beach volleyball games CMU has hosted...

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