UCCS, Ent Federal Credit Union extend agreement; new arts venue named

March 31, 2015
UCCS, Ent Federal Credit Union extend agreement; new arts venue named

Editor’s note: UCCS Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak, Vice Chancellor Susan Szpyrka, and Ent Federal Credit Union CEO Randy Bernstein will be available for comment at a 3 p.m. March 31 signing ceremony. Reporters and photographers are welcome to attend. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs and Ent Federal Credit Union will...
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UCCS, other CU campus graduate programs earn high marks

March 10, 2015
UCCS, other CU campus graduate programs earn high marks

DENVER – University of Colorado graduate programs hold dozens of spots in the latest annual rankings from U.S. News & World Report, whose survey spotlights excellence in higher education across the country. All four CU campuses are recognized for research and teaching achievement in the fields of health care, engineering, law, education and business....
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UCCS and Colorado Rapids partner to offer soccer management track in business degree

March 9, 2015
UCCS and Colorado Rapids partner to offer soccer management track in business degree

Editor’s Note: Reporters and photographers are invited to attend an announcement of the agreement between UCCS and the Colorado Rapids scheduled for 10:30 a.m. March 10 at Alpine Field. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Students with a passion for soccer will be able to pursue a business degree with an emphasis in soccer management at the...
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JPMorgan Chase gift to expand academic support for UCCS military students

March 5, 2015
JPMorgan Chase gift to expand academic support for UCCS military students

Editor’s note:  Reporters and photographers are welcome to attend a 1 p.m. March 6 campus reception celebrating the gift. Please contact Tom Hutton for details. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — JPMorgan Chase & Co. recently awarded a gift of $165,000 to the University of Colorado Colorado Springs to be used to support military veterans and...
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Experts to gather at UCCS to discuss corporate tax reform

February 27, 2015
Experts to gather at UCCS to discuss corporate tax reform

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A panel of accounting and tax policy experts will discuss the U.S. tax code and changes that could create jobs and improve U.S. competition in the global marketplace at a March 11 program at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. From noon to 2 p.m. at the Upper Lodge at...
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UCCS HealthCircle at the Lane Center now seeing Kaiser Permanente members

February 27, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Kaiser Permanente southern Colorado members 18 and older are now able to access primary care services at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs HealthCircle housed within the Lane Center for Academic Health Sciences. This partnership between Kaiser Permanente and UCCS is designed to provide greater access to convenient health care...
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UCCS to host Colorado Springs mayor candidate forum

February 26, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – In concert with local mass media and community partners, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs will host a Colorado Springs mayoral candidate forum at 7:30 p.m. March 19 in Berger Hall.
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UCCS Galleries of Contemporary Art to open TILT Export project March 6

February 23, 2015
UCCS Galleries of Contemporary Art to open TILT Export project March 6

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The UCCS Galleries of Contemporary Art will open “TILT Export: Aftermath“ featuring Pacific Northwest-based artists Grant Hottle and Paula Rebsom March 6 at the downtown GOCA121 gallery, 121 S. Tejon. A public gallery talk is scheduled for 5 p.m. with a reception immediately following.  All events are free and open...
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UCCS joins with Army Reserve to create future computer security experts

February 12, 2015
UCCS joins with Army Reserve to create future computer security experts

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs is one of six universities and several large private employers that will work with the U.S. Army Reserve to create a new cadre of cyber security experts. On Feb. 10, university, industry, and Army Reserve representatives gathered on Capitol Hill to officially begin the Army...
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Reading Rainbow and Star Trek actor to headline UCCS speaker series

February 2, 2015
Reading Rainbow and Star Trek actor to headline UCCS speaker series

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Former Star Trek actor and Emmy Award winning host of “Reading Rainbow,” LeVar Burton, will speak at 7 p.m. April 14 at the Gallogly Events Center on the campus of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. During his presentation, Burton will discuss literacy in America and what colleges, universities and...
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