Realizing the potential of all partnerships that influence the
Isaacson School requires the efforts of a full-time Recruit-
ing and Outreach Director.
BENEFIT: Increased aware-
ness, enrollment, and support for the Isaacson School.
The Isaacson School is initiating partnership workshops
for businesses, training for community groups, and
conferences/training for K – 12 teachers.
The Isaacson School is a convener for our communities.
An engaging, world-class Isaacson School interactive
presence—including online, mobile, and social media—
provides a variety of touch points with the school.
BENEFIT: The Isaacson School attains and retains
national recognition and remains at the forefront of the
State-of-the-art software and equipment are required for
effective Isaacson School instruction.
to these resources significantly contributes to student
success and portfolio development.
Storytelling is at the heart of the Isaacson School.
Signature Storytelling Projects will be determined
through a rigorous application and reporting process.
BENEFIT: Students take their storytelling skills to the next
level, better positioning them for internships and jobs.
The Isaacson School will remain a center of innovation
by offering online courses that make optimal use of
the medium, requiring an intentional, coordinated
approach to course development and the application
of exceptional expertise.
BENEFIT: There will be multiple
opportunities for enhanced education.
Endowment of department chairs for each of the three
program areas enhances staff development.
Isaacson School will attract and retain distinguished faculty.
The constant development of the highly technical
New Media skill set is best served through faculty
participation in notable certification programs.
This will confirm skill development and teacher stature.
CMC will attract innovative faculty and support their
academic pursuits through professional development
BENEFIT: The Isaacson School will retain
faculty by supporting their academic pursuits.
Utilizing creative arts competitions, the Isaacson School
will attract and engage truly innovative Coloradans for
BENEFIT: This provides the
opportunity to leverage an existent qualification process
for top in-state talent.
Scholarships awarded to innovative, dynamic students
across the country and around the world.
Students and faculty learn through a diverse student body.
CMC developed, invested in, and is promoting this
cornerstone event for high school students.
This regional competition will become a nexus for the
media arts in the communities the College serves.
Isaacson School faculty will asses the significant need for
specialized technical learning in local high school class-
rooms and create online learning modules to address
BENEFIT: The Isaacson School will
provide technical learning that augments current school
curriculum and facilities.
The Colorado Creative Camp will offer an intensive
resident summer camp for teenagers
interested in New Media.
The creation of a powerful Isaacson
School recruiting tool.
The recent acquisition of a radio signal
in Aspen presents new opportunities
for Radio CMC. Live broadcasting will
expand CMC’s new media courses.
BENEFIT: CMC students will learn how
to integrate traditional media sources
to enhance the delivery of New Media.
Student galleries convert traditional wall art
exhibits into engaging digital exhibition
spaces featuring flat plane and tablet
BENEFIT: Increased exposure,
notability, and student engagement.
New Media luminaries offer visionary and
informative sessions, all open to the public.
BENEFIT: Public exposure and learning opportunities
increase engagement with our communities.
The Isaacson School must be a leader within the
New Media professional organizations in the field by
presenting at conferences, speaking engagements,
hosting workshops, and publishing notable works.
BENEFIT: This will enhance the capabilities of the
facility as well as elevate the reputation and recognition
of the Isaacson School.
Few avenues for enhancing the Isaacson School profile
can match faculty leadership at national academic
conferences, including but not limited to faculty
participation as presenters, panelists, and hosts.
BENEFIT: Recognition from a rarified peer group
contributes to both student and faculty recruiting.
Scholarships awarded as prizes in Isaacson School’s
competition for New Media
BENEFIT: Contest participation, global
awareness, and a diverse student body contribute to
the Isaacson School experience.