Posts that include photo essays.

Eat your book

April 22, 2011

The Kraemer Family Library and the Pikes Peak Library District hosted the Third Annual Edible Book Festival April 15 at the Kramer Family Library.

Campus and community members created edible art that was connected to a book or reading. (More)

Campus blood drive nets record; Health Fair a success

April 8, 2011

Gayanne Scott does not remember why she donated her first pint of O-negative blood.

But after donating her 48th pint Tuesday – the equivalent of six gallons – the executive director of resource management has a pretty good idea why she takes time to donate every year. (More)

Benson offers kudos in campus address

April 1, 2011

CU President Bruce Benson told faculty and staff he appreciated efforts to cooperate within the campus, the university, and with other Colorado higher education institutions during a Town Hall meeting Friday morning at the University Center Theater. (More)

Photo of the Week: What’s coming to Four Diamonds

March 3, 2011

Glenn Williams came to lunch recently bearing gifts. Williams, the benefactor responsible for a more than 12 foot high sculpture that will grace the Four Diamonds Sports Complex later this spring, brought a precede of what’s to come to a recent luncheon with university and CU Foundation officials. (More)

Basketball teams conclude home games

February 24, 2011

Mountain Lion men’s and women’s basketball teams completed their respective home seasons last weekend against the Chadron (Neb.) State University and University of Nebraska-Kearney at the Gallogly Events Center. Photos by Peter Schwepker. (More)

UCCS dean receives university honors

February 24, 2011

Terry Schwartz, associate dean, School of Public Affairs received one of the University of Colorado’s highest awards during a Wednesday meeting of the CU Board of Regents in Boulder. (More)

Mount Trashmore nets recyclable treasure

February 16, 2011

With the occasional clink of a bottle or the “Eeeeewww” of a discovery destined for the compost pile, UCCS students joined with the Office of Sustainability Wednesday to learn first-hand how much of what ends up in trash bins could have been recycled. (More)

Holiday Service Project

December 13, 2010

Holiday Service Project volunteers wrapped up their efforts to support needy UCCS families by assembling gift baskets. The baskets contained donated presents as well as gift cards to local grocers and were delivered Dec. 10. (More)

Campus Appreciation

December 10, 2010

Faculty and staff enjoyed a Campus Appreciation Event this week, the first time the annual event was hosted in Berger Hall.

Sun to power more of UCCS

December 2, 2010

A 25 kilowatt solar photovoltaic system that will provide approximately 3 percent of the energy needs of Centennial Hall was installed on the building’s roof this week. The $143,000 south-facing solar panels were installed by (More)

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