Media Advisory: Northrop Grumman Corp., UCCS plan Tuesday announcement

January 27, 2014
Tom Hutton, UCCS, (719) 255-3439 or (719) 351-6519
Veronica Nelson, Northrop Grumman Corp., (443) 995-5478 or (703) 280-4220

Who:     Northrop Grumman Corporation, a leading global security company, and the University of Colorado Colorado Springs.

What:   Northrop Grumman Corporation officials will tour the UCCS College of Engineering and Applied Sciences and announce UCCS as one of its Core University Partners, a rigorous, objective process that is a key element to Northrop Grumman’s strategy to attract top employees.

When:   9 a.m., Jan. 28 – Northrop Grumman officials will tour the UCCS College of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

10 a.m., Jan. 28 – Northrop Grumman officials, joined by UCCS leaders, will announce the Core Partners  program and answer questions. A video address by Colorado Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia will be shown.

Where:   University Center, University of Colorado Colorado Springs.

Why:     Northrop Grumman University Partners play a key role in generating the knowledge, innovation and talent required to maintain and increase the company’s global competitiveness. The company will host student workshops and seminars, a career fair, a distinguished speaker series and scholarship support to strengthen and diversity the UCCS student body.

How:     Photographers and reporters are welcome to attend the tour or to ask questions at the announcement. Please contact Tom Hutton, (719) 255-3439, (719) 351-6519 for assistance with parking or directions. Please contact Veronica Nelson, campus relations manager, Northrop Grumman Corp., (443) 995-5478 or (703) 280-4220 for details about the program.