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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ENGINEERING CHALLENGE PRESENTED AT CU-COLORADO SPRINGS

February 18, 2003

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO — The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will host an Engineering Challenge for middle school students from 1- 4 p.m., Feb. 21, in the Engineering and Applied Science Building. More than 400 middle school students signed up from schools such as Carmel, Challenger, Eagleview, Falcon, Freed (Pueblo), Heaton (Pueblo), Horizon,...
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CU-Colorado Springs to offer new doctoral degree

February 11, 2003

The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will offer a doctoral degree specializing in the psychiatric needs of older Americans beginning in Fall 2004, university officials announced Feb. 10. By unanimous vote, the members of the Colorado Commission on Higher Education on Friday approved the new degree during a regular meeting in Denver. The...
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CU-Colorado Springs launches institute

January 29, 2003

The first scientific research institute at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs will begin with an on-campus international scientific symposium Jan. 31. The CU Institute of Bioenergetics will be ceremonially launched with a symposium that will feature top scientists from American, Canadian and Mexican universities. All events will take place at the Lodge....
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University Club to discuss wellness at Jan. 30 program

January 24, 2003

Health involves the ability to maintain balance while responding to various physiological and psychological challenges. Much like cultivating a garden, individuals can learn skills to restore balance. Aging can be a positive experience. “Cultivating Wellness: Transforming Strategies” is the topic for the next University Club program scheduled for 5:30 7:30 p.m. Jan. 30, 2003...
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Dec. 2002 Graduation- Fact Sheet

December 11, 2002

Who: University of Colorado at Colorado Springs What: December 2002 Graduation Reception When: 6-8 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 12, 2002 Where: University Hall, CU-Colorado Springs (Union Avenue and Austin Bluffs Parkway) Editor’s note: Reporters and photographers are welcome to attend. Contact Tom Hutton, 262-3439, or Margo Baker, 262-3832, for more information. Candidates for degrees: 377...
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CEREMONY TO HONOR DECEMBER 2002 GRADUATES

December 11, 2002

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO — More than 350 University of Colorado at Colorado Springs students will complete their studies at the end of the fall semester. But instead of waiting until May to honor the students, the campus will have its December graduate reception at 6 p.m. Dec. 12 in University Hall. “The number of...
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