SPEAKER TO COMMEMORATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH AT CU-COLORADO SPRINGS

January 15, 2004

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO The daughter of slain civil rights leader Malcolm X will speak at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Feb. 18 as part of the university’s commemoration of Black History Month. Ilyasah Shabazz (ILL-YAH-SAH SHA-BOZZ), daughter of Malcom X and Dr. Betty Shabazz, will speak about the “Importance of Ethnic Presence...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS TEACHES TEACHERS TO TEACH ENGLISH

December 16, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. Colorado public school teachers spend years preparing to teach subjects such as reading, mathematics or science to their pupils. But what happens when teachers find themselves trying to teach those topics to students whose native language may be Spanish, Vietnamese, Polish or one of dozens of other languages? “It’s nearly impossible...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS ROTC PROGRAM TOP IN COLORADO

December 11, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. — The Army ROTC program based at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs is the best in Colorado and among the highest quality in the nation, according to recent evaluations by the U.S. Army’s Cadet Command. In ranking 271 programs nationwide for their 2003 performance, the Army Cadet Command ranked...
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SEARCH BEGINS FOR CU-COLORADO SPRINGS ATHLETIC DIRECTOR

December 11, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. –A nine-member search committee for a new director of campus intercollegiate athletics at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was recently selected. Rogers Redding, vice chancellor, Academic Affairs, will head a committee of faculty, staff and students charged with replacing Randy Cubero, the intercollegiate athletic director since 1998. Cubero announced...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS PRE-LAW STUDENTS NAMED BEST PROSECUTING TEAM

December 3, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO Three pre-law students at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs were named “Best Prosecuting Team” at a mock trial last month at the Phi Alpha Delta pre-law conference in Washington, D.C. The team was the only pre-law chapter team to win in the area of prosecution. The three-student team included...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS ANNOUNCES NEW COMMUNITY BOARD MEMBERS

November 17, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO Nine community leaders were recently selected to join the community board of the Chancellor’s Leadership Class (CLC), an undergraduate leadership development program at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. The new board members were recognized Oct. 28 at an annual community reception where community leaders learned more about the program...
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DANIELS OPPORTUNITY AWARD WINNERS NAMED AT CU-COLORADO SPRINGS

October 14, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO Several students from Colorado were recently awarded Opportunity Awards from the Daniel’s Fund, a non-traditional scholarship program at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. The Daniels Fund provided CU-Colorado Springs with $200,000 to grant Daniels Opportunity Awards to eligible continuing and transfer students. Recipients must be promising Colorado residents with...
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AGING EXPERT TO GIVE PUBLIC SPEECH AT CU-COLORADO SPRINGS

October 14, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. A national expert in the study of aging will speak Oct. 16 at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Toni Antonucci, program director, Life Course Development Program at the University of Michigan, will deliver a speech titled “Intergenerational Relationships: Past, Present and Future” beginning at 4:30 p.m. in the Lodge....
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS TO BEGIN CONSTRUCTION OF NEW HOUSING

October 10, 2003

Editor’s note: Parking will be available in the visitor lot at no charge. For more information, contact University Relations. COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. Construction of additional on-campus housing for 300 students at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will begin at 10 a.m. Oct. 13 with an official groundbreaking ceremony. Campus and university officials,...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS BEGINS SISTER CITIES MURAL PROJECT

October 7, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. Students at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, in cooperation with the Sister Cities Mural Art Exchange Project and students from a Mexican school, will begin a mural Oct. 6 to commemorate the relationship between Colorado Springs and Nuevo Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico. Visiting students and teachers from La Escuela...
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