Ten new staff or faculty members joined UCCS in April. Their names, title, department and start dates follow. Courtney Vago, assistant director, Office of Student Recruitment, April 1. Carla Myers, assistant professor, Kraemer Family Library, (More)
Led by Paul Ballantyne, professor, Department of Economics, 70 faculty and staff members were honored Thursday for their commitment to the university for 25 or more years of service.
UCCS was only two years old when Ballantyne arrived in the fall of 1967. (More)
The 2011 Campus Awards Ceremony will be at 3:30 p.m. May 3 in Berger Hall. The annual spring ceremony honors members of the UCCS community for their contributions and work during the past year. (More)
Kevin Landis, associate professor, Visual and Performing Arts, was elected a College of Letters, Arts and Sciences representative to the UCCS Faculty Assembly in a run-off election. He defeated David Weiss, associate professor, Chemistry, for (More)
Open enrollment for the 2011-12 plan year begins at 8 a.m. May 2, and ends at 5 p.m. May 27. Online enrollment begins at 8 a.m. May 11.
Decisions that could impact open enrollment are still being finalized, according to Mark Gelband, manager, Publications and Records Administration, Payroll & Benefits Services. That information will be presented in a future CU System Faculty & Staff Newsletter. (More)
UCCS Faculty Representative Assembly President Catherine Kelly, associate professor, College of Education, announced results of the election for assembly positions for 2011-2012 at the April 8 meeting.
After a year as president-elect, Katie Kaukinen, associate professor, School of Public Affairs, becomes assembly president. Kelly will remain active on the assembly executive board as past president. (More)
Brian Winkelbauer, vice president, CU Foundation, announced this week that he will become associate vice president for university advancement at the Colorado School of Mines Foundation effective May 16.
During the search for Winkelbauer’s replacement, questions about fundraising should be directed to the CU Foundation Office, 255-5100.
William Shultz, an academic advisor in the College of Letters, Arts and Sciences from 1979 to 1990, died April 7. A visitation is scheduled for 5 p.m. April 14 and funeral for 10 a.m. April 15.
His obituary, as it appeared in the Colorado Springs Gazette, follows (More)
Josephine Benavidez received the 2011 UCCS Outstanding Staff Award for her work as director of the Pre-Collegiate Development Program. The award is given to acknowledge outstanding achievements and contributions of a UCCS staff member who (More)
Four candidates interviewing for director of the UCCS Office of Financial Aid and Student Employment visited campus during late March and early April, meeting UCCS leaders, touring the university and answering questions in open forums.
Homer Wesley, vice chancellor, Student Success and Enrollment Management, said the search committee hopes to move quickly in making a selection. (More)