UCCS professor: Chronic diseases can create family roller coaster

October 26, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — When a person develops a chronic ailment such as heart disease, diabetes or a brain injury, the entire family unit is affected in some way, according to a University of Colorado Colorado Springs professor who specializes in aging and psychology. Sara Qualls, Kraemer Family Professor of Aging, Department of Psychology,...
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UCCS forum to focus on workforce and the skills gap

October 15, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Communities and local businesses can capitalize on the current robust U.S. economic climate but should be aware of growing workforce skills gaps that pose dangers to long-term economic recovery, according to University of Colorado Colorado Springs experts. Current trends and forecasts will be shared from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m....
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‘Beyond the Beyond’ to open at UCCS Galleries of Contemporary Art

October 14, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – “Beyond the Beyond,” a five-person new media exhibit, will open Nov. 6 at GOCA121, the 121 S. Tejon Street gallery location of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs Galleries of Contemporary Art. The exhibit will open with a 5 p.m. public presentation by artists Katie Caron, Carla Gannis, Evan Mann,...
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UCCS claims regular season RMAC title with sweep of conference events

October 14, 2015

SANDIA PARK, N.M. – A sweep of the two fall Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference events provided the University of Colorado Colorado Springs men’s golf team its 12th conference championship in the RMAC South Event Oct. 13 at Paa-Ko Ridge Golf Club. The Mountain Lions claimed the regular season title with a 10-stroke margin and...
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Soccer luminaries headline UCCS ethics discussion

September 22, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – A World Cup champion coach, the CEO of an English Premier League club, and a FOX Sports analyst are among the soccer dignitaries who will discuss ethics in professional soccer during an Oct. 8 panel discussion and luncheon at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. The event is presented by...
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Gift will expand UCCS veteran and military student services home

September 21, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The University of Colorado Colorado Springs will expand space devoted to serving veteran and active duty military students. In a recent meeting with veteran students and community supporters, Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak announced plans to move the current offices of the Office of Veteran and Student Military Affairs from a small...
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UCCS to offer new bachelor’s degree in exercise science

September 14, 2015
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COLORADO SPRINGS – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs will offer a new bachelor’s degree in exercise science following approval by the University of Colorado Board of Regents. Meeting at UCCS Sept. 11, the Regents approved a proposal by UCCS leaders to offer a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science. The degree will blend...
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UCCS to offer master’s in athletic training degree

September 11, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs will soon offer students the opportunity to earn a master’s degree in athletic training following approval by the University of Colorado Board of Regents. Meeting at UCCS Sept. 11, the Regents unanimously approved a proposal by UCCS leaders to offer a Master of Science in...
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UCCS to offer new bachelor’s in inclusive elementary education degree

September 11, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs will offer students the opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree in inclusive elementary education following approval by the University of Colorado Board of Regents. Meeting at UCCS Sept. 11, the Regents unanimously approved a proposal by UCCS leaders to offer a new Bachelor of Arts...
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UCCS, other CU campuses retain lofty spots in annual Best Colleges rankings

September 9, 2015
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DENVER — The campuses of the University of Colorado and their undergraduate programs continue their long-standing records of excellence as tracked by the U.S. News & World Report’s annual Best Colleges, the 2016 edition released Sept. 9. The University of Colorado Colorado Springs is No. 10 on the list of Top Public Regional Universities...
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