Posts that include photo essays.

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)

WTC Beam Transfer photo feature

November 19, 2010

An official ceremony Friday morning to transfer a beam from New York’s World Trade Center from UCCS to Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station drew members of the CU Board of Regents in addition to campus faculty and staff and area law enforcement and fire department representatives. (More)

Photo of the Week: Veterans Day

November 12, 2010

Thursday morning brought a chill as faculty, staff and students recognized America’s veterans with a formal presentation of U.S., Colorado and POW-MIA flags by the UCCS ROTC unit. They also heard a powerful rendition of (More)

VAPA students, faculty explore El Pomar

November 4, 2010

As passersby made their way to the Kraemer Family Library, the UCCS Music Ensemble explored the rotunda of El Pomar Center with sound this week. See and hear this slice of campus life compiled by University Advancement’s Jeff Foster. (More)

Photo feature: autumn arrives

October 22, 2010

Jeff Foster, University Advancement, captures a Colorado fall in a photo feature that contrasts still-green grass with bright red, muted yellow, and crisp orange leaves. These photos and more are available to download and use (More)

Geranium Harvest photo feature

October 14, 2010

Facilities Services hosted the second annual geranium harvest Oct. 13, in front of Main Hall. Students, faculty and staff were invited to bring a pot with soil and were helped with potting the free flowers. (More)

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