CU-COLORADO SPRINGS LAUNCHES NEW TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER JOURNAL

April 16, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs has elevated its presence in the state’s science and technology sectors by launching a new technology transfer academic journal. Published by Johns Hopkins University Press, Comparative Technology Transfer and Society will bring together faculty from multiple disciplines and from across the globe to focus...
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NATIVE AMERICAN ASTRONAUT TO BE HONORED BY CU-COLORADO SPRINGS

April 15, 2003
NATIVE AMERICAN ASTRONAUT TO BE HONORED BY CU-COLORADO SPRINGS

April 15, 2003 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Margo Baker, 719-262-3832 George Carnes, 719-262-3648 NATIVE AMERICAN ASTRONAUT TO BE HONORED BY CU-COLORADO SPRINGS COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO – The nation’s first Native American astronaut and a 1983 CU-Colorado Springs graduate will receive an honorary doctorate degree in special ceremonies April 22. In November, John B. Herrington...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS TO HONOR ROSA PARKS SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

April 10, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. — Let Your Voices Be Heard is the theme for the third annual Rosa Parks Scholarship competition at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak will honor the winners today in a ceremony at University Center. The competition, named after the civil rights pioneer who initiated the 1955...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS TO OFFER PROFESSIONAL GOLF MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

April 9, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO — The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will be among only 14 universities in the nation offering a Professional Golf Management Program through its College of Business & Administration, university officials announced today, April 9. CU-Colorado Springs Chancellor Pam Shockley also announced the program’s accreditation by The Professional Golfers’ Association...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS HOSTS FIFTH ANNUAL LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

April 2, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO — The Graduate School of Public Affairs at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will host its Fifth Annual Leadership Conference at 8:00 a.m., April 3, 2003 at El Pomar Foundation’s Penrose House and Garden Pavilion, 1661 Mesa Avenue, Colorado Springs. “The Leadership Conference is intended for community leaders and...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS GRANTED $2 MILLION FOR HOMELAND SECURITY

April 2, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO — The Network Information and Space Security Center at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs recently received a $2 million grant to expand its operations. The grant resulted from the $355.5 billion FY03 military spending package signed by President George W. Bush in October 2002. According to campus organizers, the...
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CU-COLORADO SPRINGS STUDENTS GET BOOST FROM LOCAL HIGH-TECH FIRM

March 6, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO — Graduate students at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs interested in careers in the high-tech industry will be eligible for fellowships provided by FrontRange Solutions Inc., university officials announced today, March 6. FrontRange Solutions, headquartered in Colorado Springs and with offices worldwide, will contribute $105,000 over the next three...
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RESEARCHERS DISCOVER CELL RECEPTOR THAT REPAIRS DAMAGED NERVE TISSUE

March 5, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO Researchers have discovered a cellular pathway that promotes the repair of damaged nerve tissue. In an article published in the February issue of Nature Cell Biology, the research team, led by Julie Desbarats and M. Karen Newell, details evidence that the Fas receptor plays a key role in inducing neurite growth...
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SCIENCE OLYMPIAD PRESENTED AT CU-COLORADO SPRINGS

February 27, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO — The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will host the Colorado Science Olympiad Southern Regional Tournament for middle and high school students from 8 a.m.- 3 p.m. March 1. More than 1000 students, teachers, and community volunteers will be present on campus for the event. A flight demonstration and chemistry...
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LINK BETWEEN CELL METABOLISM AND IMMUNE SYSTEM

February 18, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO — New treatments for cancer and other diseases may come from a better understanding of how cellular metabolism affects the immune system. Researchers at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs have found the way that cells use fuel and consume, store and produce energy plays a significant role in immune...
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