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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UCCS announces 31st Colorado Math Olympiad winners

May 5, 2014
UCCS announces 31st Colorado Math Olympiad winners

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Winners of the 31st annual Colorado Math Olympiad at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs were announced May 2 during a campus award ceremony attended by university, Colorado Springs and school district representatives. 252 middle and high school students from Colorado and the Alabama School of Mathematics and Science, Mobile,...
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Media Advisory: UCCS to break ground on $74.5 million student housing expansion

April 23, 2014
Media Advisory: UCCS to break ground on $74.5 million student housing expansion

Who:     University of Colorado Colorado Springs leaders, construction contractors and representatives of the CU Board of Regents What:   UCCS will begin the first phase of construction on Village at Alpine Valley, a $74.5 million expansion to the university’s student housing. The expansion will include space for 515 more students to live in one, two,...
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UCCS team wins 2014 Daniels Fund Ethics Consortium Case Competition

April 21, 2014
UCCS team wins 2014 Daniels Fund Ethics Consortium Case Competition

DENVER – A team from the University of Colorado Colorado Springs took first place at the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative’s 2014 Ethics Consortium Case Competition April 15-16 at the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center. The Daniels Fund announced the winners April 17. This was the third year that student teams from eight...
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Three exceptional educators at CU awarded high honors

April 17, 2014

Excellence in teaching, scholarship, research earn designations as President’s Teaching Scholars DENVER – Three faculty members from across the University of Colorado system have been named 2014 President’s Teaching Scholars, each recognized as an educator who skillfully integrates teaching and research at an exceptional level. The title of President’s Teaching Scholar signifies CU’s highest...
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UCCS HealthCircle clinic director honored

April 14, 2014
UCCS HealthCircle clinic director honored

DENVER — Jeff Spicher, director of the HealthCircle Primary Care Clinic at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, received the Outstanding Faculty Practice Award from the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties April 5 in Denver. The Washington, D.C.-based NONPF honored Spicher as the top nursing faculty practice member in the nation. The award...
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