Preliminary enrollment reports show a more than 6 percent student credit hour increase for the spring semester, prompting Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak to offer both kudos and encouragement for faculty and staff as the official student (More)
A UCCS tradition, the so-called “wrap around Monday” finals schedule, ended with the start of the spring semester. Provost Peg Bacon announced Jan. 5 that finals will begin Monday May 10 and end Saturday May (More)
Linhart to rejoin Public Safety Steve Linhart, executive director of student support and judicial affairs, Office of the Dean of Students, will be reassigned to the Department of Public Safety effective Feb. 1. Jim Spice, (More)
Tom Pyszczynski, distinguished professor, Psychology, will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Society for Self and Identity. The award is presented to a researcher who has made a sustained contribution to the understanding (More)
The Project Excel Centers for Excellence annual report for Academic Year 2008-2009 offers statistical evidence that students who make use of the centers are more successful than those who don’t. Importantly, the report shows that (More)
An academic conference populated by Hell’s Angels might provoke an unusual image, but that’s because scholarly pursuits aren’t often among the stereotypes and long-held conceptions about motorcycle enthusiasts. Yet, according to the International Journal of Motorcycle (More)
Cindy Corwin, director, Human Resources, recently received the Senior Professional in Human Resources certification from the Society of Human Resource Management. The certification required passage of rigorous exams in human resources practices, polices and principles.
UCCS will join other leading universities working to increase the number of math and science teachers in the U.S. by offering the nationally regarded UTeach program this year. UCCS was recently selected as an expansion site for UTeach, a successful program developed in 1997 at the University of Texas. (More)