UCCS Mountain Lion teams finish strong

June 3, 2014
UCCS Mountain Lion teams finish strong

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs matched its best finish in school history with a sixth-place finish in the 2013-14 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Sport Competition Cup. The Mountain Lions accumulated 600.5 points and matched the finishes from the 2012-13 and 1998-99 seasons. UCCS finished seventh among the core sports...
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Media Advisory: Army ROTC Spring 2014 Commissioning Ceremony

May 23, 2014

Who:     Lt. Col. Mark Thompson, professor of military science, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, will preside over a ceremony for 20 recent graduates of local colleges as they are commissioned as U.S. Army second lieutenants. The students will be joined by family members and other supporters at the ceremony. What:   Family members will pin...
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UCCS students to deliver 2014 commencement addresses

May 21, 2014
UCCS students to deliver 2014 commencement addresses

Editor’s Note:   Photographers and reporters are welcome to attend UCCS Commencement Ceremonies. Please call Phil Denman for parking instructions or other details. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Delivering the commencement address will be the final exam for two University of Colorado Colorado Springs students May 23. Paige Wilson, Denver, and Chris Richey, Colorado Springs, will...
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UCCS graduate focused on gold

May 21, 2014
UCCS graduate focused on gold

Editor’s Note:   Photographers and reporters are welcome to attend UCCS Commencement Ceremonies. Please call Phil Denman for parking instructions or other details. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Austin Cook spent his first year out of high school in a strange city where he worked at a fast food restaurant by day and was pummeled every...
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‘Philantrepeneur’ to receive honorary degree at UCCS Commencement

May 20, 2014
‘Philantrepeneur’ to receive honorary degree at UCCS Commencement

Editor’s Note:    Photographers and reporters are welcome to attend UCCS Commencement Ceremonies. Please call Phil Denman for parking instructions or other details. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The CU Board of Regents will present an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters to local business woman and philanthropist Lyda Hill at the Spring 2014 UCCS Commencement. Ceremonies...
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UCCS Galleries of Contemporary Art to dazzle creative scene with 3rd Annual Brilliant

May 20, 2014
UCCS Galleries of Contemporary Art to dazzle creative scene with 3rd Annual Brilliant

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – “Brilliant 2014,” the University of Colorado Colorado Springs Galleries of Contemporary Art’s third annual art party fundraiser extravaganza is scheduled for 7 p.m. June 14 on the Nosh Restaurant Patio and GOCA 121, 121 S. Tejon Street. Free parking will be provided in the Plaza of the Rockies garage for...
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UCCS students, faculty participate in Colorado Ethics in Business Alliance competition

May 13, 2014
UCCS students, faculty participate in Colorado Ethics in Business Alliance competition

DENVER – University of Colorado Colorado Springs student evaluators and their faculty participated in the annual Colorado Ethics in Business Alliance awards program April 10. Thirty-three UCCS students under the direction of Tracy Gonzalez-Padron, associate professor, College of Business, and director of the campus Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative, served as evaluators. Three master’s students...
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UCCS taps Nelson as head women’s basketball coach

May 12, 2014
UCCS taps Nelson as head women’s basketball coach

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs will bring a coach who averaged more than 25 wins a season at NAIA Division I Carroll College to lead the Mountain Lion women’s basketball program. UCCS Athletic Director Steve Kirkham named Shawn Nelson as the next Head Women’s Basketball Coach May 13. Nelson...
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UCCS engineering students build solar system courtyard at local middle school

May 12, 2014
UCCS engineering students build solar system courtyard at local middle school

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A team of University of Colorado Colorado Springs engineering students will share their efforts to get middle school youth more involved in math and science during a demonstration scheduled for 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. May 13 at Jack Swigert Aerospace Academy, 4220 East Pikes Peak Avenue. The open house...
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UCCS student earns first Sky Sox Sport Management Scholarship

May 7, 2014
UCCS student earns first Sky Sox Sport Management Scholarship

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – A junior University of Colorado Colorado Springs College of Business student is the first recipient of a Colorado Springs Sky Sox scholarship for future sports professionals. Trent Hale, Fort Morgan, was awarded the scholarship based on his solid academic performance and application essay where he discussed personal challenges in transitioning...
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