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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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS TO BEGIN PARKING GARAGE CONSTRUCTION

September 30, 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 a new, $6 million parking garage at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will formally begin with groundbreaking ceremonies scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1. Campus and university...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS TO HOST COLLEGE FAIR

September 30, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO.– The Colorado Council on High School/College Relations will host a college fair from 8:30 a.m. 10 a.m. Oct. 1 in the Lodge at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. CCHS/CR hosts approximately 65 college fairs across the state. The Council coordinates with high schools and colleges to provide the most...
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FOURTH ANNUAL FALL FEST OFFERS GLIMPSE INTO CU-COLORADO SPRINGS

September 30, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. — Where can you travel around the world in 60 minutes, learn about our economy and quality of life in Colorado Springs and jam to the sounds of a live band with professors at every instrument? The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will host the fourth annual Fall Fest beginning...
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REGENTS SCHOLARS NAMED AT UCCS

September 24, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO Several students from Colorado were recently named Regents Scholars, a highly selective scholarship program at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Funds for this scholarship are provided by the Legislature for Colorado residents. Scholarships are awarded to first-time enrollees beginning fall semesters only. Graduating high school students must be ranked...
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STUDY FINDS POSSIBLE ECONOMIC BENEFITS FROM COMPACT DEVELOPMENT

September 23, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. A new study examining the relationship between growth, land use patterns and fiscal impacts on the city of Colorado Springs was released today by the Center for Colorado Policy Studies at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. The study’s key findings include: · Between 1980 and 2000, both population and...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS BUSINESS DEAN SEARCH COMMITTEE

September 18, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. — A 15-member committee of university faculty, staff, students and community business leaders will be charged with conducting a search and making recommendations regarding the selection of a permanent dean for the College of Business and Administration at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Rogers Redding, vice chancellor, Academic Affairs,...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS ENROLLMENT IS LARGEST EVER

September 18, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. — A record number of first-time freshmen lead CU-Colorado Springs to its highest-ever enrollment, according to official enrollment figures released this week. A total of 918 first-time freshmen enrolled for the fall 2003 semester, boosting total enrollment to 7,620, a 2.9 percent increase from fall 2002 when 7,407 students enrolled. Freshmen...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS A TOP WESTERN UNIVERSITY

August 21, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO — The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs is one of the top five public universities in the Western United States, according to the editors of U.S. News and World Report. In its 2004 college rankings edition, “America’s Best Colleges,” the magazine’s editors ranked CU-Colorado Springs fifth among public master’s universities...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS HELPS PREPARE STUDENTS FOR FRESHMAN YEAR

August 14, 2003

EDITOR’S NOTE: Hometowns include Canon City, Florence, LaJunta, Pueblo, Pueblo West and Rocky Ford. CU-COLORADO SPRINGS HELPS PREPARE STUDENTS FOR FRESHMAN YEAR PUEBLO — Students from southern Colorado eligible to attend the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs this fall recently attended a send-off celebration in their honor. The Aug. 2 reception at the...
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