Garcia, who also serves as the executive director of the Colorado Department of Higher Education and provides education policy analysis to Gov. John Hickenlooper, spoke on campus in an event sponsored by the Colorado Springs Economic Development Corporation. Most in attendance were local business and community leaders. (More)
Veterans of Colorado winters know to enjoy unseasonably warm March weather while keeping the snow shovel handy for several more weeks. University Advancement Intern Philip Denman recently captured pre-spring campus beauty in this photo essay. (More)
CU President Bruce Benson and Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak will host a town hall meeting at 11:30 a.m. April 1 in the University Center Theater.
Planned topics will be the university’s budget and updates on actions by the Colorado General Assembly. A question and answer session will follow. (More)
Performances of the 2011 student production “The Inspector General” by Nikoai Gogol will continue this weekend with performances at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights and matinee performances at 2 p.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday. (More)
Jerry Greenfield, co-founder of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, will talk about values-led leadership, social consciousness, and entrepreneurship at an April 7 fundraiser for UCCS student scholarships. (More)
The UCCS Faculty Assembly opposed proposed changes to a CU System policy regarding dismissal of faculty members for cause at its March 11 meeting.
With a vote of 16 yes, one no, and one abstention, assembly members passed a motion opposing the system-wide Faculty Council’s recommendation on severance pay. (More)
Photoluminescence, electrophoresis, and nanoparticles may not be topics as commonly discussed as behavior, medicine and memory, but these areas and more share the spotlight on Mountain Lion Research Day at UCCS. (More)
A memorial service for Louis Cicotello will be held on Saturday, March 19, 2011, 3 p.m., in the Lodge at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. Louis Martsolf Cicotello (born August 23, 1940) passed away unexpectedly March 6, 2011 while pursuing his love of hiking and canyoneering in Utah. (More)
Alex Soifer, professor, Interdepartmental Studies, presented “A Proof from The Book: A Lower Bound of the Polychromatic Number of the Plane” at the 42nd Southeastern International Conference on Combinatorics, Graph Theory, and Computing at Florida (More)