Results announced for 32nd Colorado Mathematical Olympiad at UCCS

May 6, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – For the first time in the thirty-two year history of the Colorado Mathematical Olympiad at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, a middle school girl earned first prize in the competition. Sara Gao, grade 8, from Campus Middle School in Englewood was one of four first prize winners of the...
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Boettcher Foundation grants $175,000 to UCCS arts complex construction

May 6, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -The Boettcher Foundation has awarded a $175,000 grant to support the construction of a new arts complex at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. The Ent Center for the Arts will be a transformational, five-venue arts complex representing a partnership among the university, six community arts partners and three local school...
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UCCS organizes international symposium to explore Mexico, U.S. relations

May 4, 2015
Don Klingner

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – If the United States and Mexico are to move beyond topics that garner headlines and stir emotions, academic, military and government leaders must explore root causes and common solutions, according to organizers of an international symposium at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. As part of the university’s 50th Anniversary...
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UCCS professor’s inspired creativity volunteerism garner Chase Faculty Community Service Award

April 29, 2015
Andrea O'Reilly Herrera

DENVER – Andrea Herrera, professor and director of the Women’s and Ethnic Studies Program at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, is the 2014-15 recipient of the Chase Faculty Community Service Award. Each year, a full-time CU faculty member who provides exceptional service to the community receives a $10,000 endowment, funded by a grant...
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Nutrition is topic for UCCS HealthCircle Community Health Education event

April 27, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Nutrition and its role in both disease prevention and overall health will be the focus of a free University of Colorado Colorado Springs HealthCircle presentation. Julie Anderson, director, Peak Nutrition Clinic, will present “Nutrition for You: Strategies to Individualize Your Nutrition Plan for Optimal Health,” from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m....
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Medveds to receive UCCS College of Business Lifetime Entrepreneurship Award

April 22, 2015
Medveds to receive UCCS College of Business Lifetime Entrepreneurship Award

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Jon and Becky Medved, local business pioneers and philanthropists, will receive the 2015 University of Colorado Colorado Springs College of Business Lifetime Entrepreneurship Award at a May 8 campus luncheon. Community and campus leaders will fill Gallogly Events Center in celebration of the Medved’s excellence in business and advocacy of...
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UCCS College of Business adds Masters of Science in Accounting to graduate degree offerings

April 21, 2015
UCCS College of Business adds Masters of Science in Accounting to graduate degree offerings

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.  – Students with a goal of becoming a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Management Accountant, or tax professional will be able to pursue a master’s degree in accounting at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs College of Business beginning this fall. By a unanimous vote April 17, the CU Board of Regents...
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New UCCS bachelor’s degree approved; more science and math teachers is goal

April 20, 2015
New UCCS bachelor’s degree approved; more science and math teachers is goal

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — In an effort to boost the pipeline of workers in science, technology, engineering and math fields, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs will launch a new bachelor’s degree in engineering education beginning next fall. The CU Board of Regents Friday approved a new UCCS degree, a Bachelor of Science in...
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UCCS Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences to be renamed following $8 million grant

April 20, 2015
UCCS Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences to be renamed following $8 million grant

DENVER – Nursing education and practice in Colorado and beyond will take a significant step forward following an $8 million grant to the Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. The CU Board of Regents, meeting on the campus of CU Denver April 17, voted unanimously to...
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Colorado Math Olympiad ready for 32nd year at UCCS

April 9, 2015
Colorado Math Olympiad ready for 32nd year at UCCS

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The Colorado Mathematical Olympiad will return for its 32nd year at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs April 24. An estimated 400 middle and high school students from around the state will meet in Berger Hall beginning at 8 a.m. and move to Gallogly Events Center at 9 a.m. to...
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