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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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS STUDENTS EARN GATES MILLENNIUM SCHOLARSHIPS

August 12, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO — Four students attending the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs have been awarded prestigious Gates Millennium Scholarships. The four students are: Reyna Gutierrez, Gallup High School, Gallup, NM Ariane Morgan, American High School, Hanau, Germany; Colorado Springs Rosaura Padilla, Manzanola Junior/Senior High School, Manzanola, CO Truc Truong, Nguyen Thuong Hien...
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Gift to help complete CU-Colorado Springs building renovation

August 7, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. The Denver-based Boettcher Foundation will grant the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs $150,000 to revitalize a previously stalled campus building remodeling project. Tim Schultz, president and executive director, Boettcher Foundation, announced the grant Aug. 7, on behalf of the Boettcher Foundation Board of Trustees. “We are excited by the wonderful...
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Former Sen. Robert Dole to lead campus scholarship efforts

July 23, 2003

Colorado Springs, Colo. A 30-year U.S. Senate veteran and former presidential candidate will share his experiences as part of a student scholarship fundraising effort at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Former Senator Robert Dole will be the speaker for a 6 p.m. Aug. 24 event at the Broadmoor Hotel’s International Center. The...
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CU-Colorado Springs hires Professional Golf Management director

July 15, 2003

Colorado Springs, Colo. The general manager and director of golf at the Pennsylvania State University Golf Courses will become the first program director of the Professional Golf Management program at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, university officials announced today, July 14. Gary Klein, interim dean, College of Business Administration, announced the appointment...
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UCCS STUDENTS EXCAVATE SITE ON U.S. FOREST SERVICE LAND

June 30, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO The Anthropology Department’s annual field course in archaeology at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs is being conducted in the U.S. Forest Service’s Comanche National Grassland (near LaJunta) through July 3. Students, under the direction of Minette Church, assistant professor, Anthropology, and Kimberly Henderson, field assistant, are excavating a site...
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ECONOMY REBOUNDS, UNIVERSITY ECONOMISTS SAY

June 25, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO — Southern Colorado’s economy is slowly recovering from a short recession, according to a University of Colorado at Colorado Springs economist. Fred Crowley, senior economist, College of Business and a principal in the annual Southern Colorado Economic Forum, believes the Colorado Springs economy “bottomed” last December and January and that a...
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