UCCS alum donates $1 million to name new event center

January 21, 2010

The new, 1,250-seat UCCS event center will bear the name of a family of eight UCCS alums. James L. “Jim” Gallogly, a 1974 graduate, and his wife, Janet, on behalf of the Gallogly family, have pledged to donate $1 million to the CU Foundation. The donation will be used to help fund the $9 million campus event center scheduled for a 4 p.m.today grand opening and for other campus needs. It is the first full UCCS building named in honor of a campus alum. (More)

College of Business awarded $1.25 million ethics grant

January 21, 2010

The UCCS College of Business was awarded a $1.25 million grant this week to help further instill a high standard of ethics in students attending the university.

Venkat Reddy, dean, College of Business announced the grant from Denver-based Daniels Fund during a Tuesday press conference at the Daniels Fund offices in Denver. (More)

UCCS has ties to Winter Olympics

January 21, 2010

Watching the competitions on TV and cheering for a favorite athlete is the closest most people get to the Olympic games. Nanna Meyer, assistant professor, Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences, isn’t most people. (More)

Homeland Security Certificates at UCCS

January 21, 2010

The Center for Homeland Security, part of the National Institute of Science, Space and Security Centers at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, will offer two new certificates in security intelligence and disaster public health this month. (More)

State Attorney General to teach UCCS course

January 21, 2010

Colorado’s top law enforcement officer, Attorney General John Suthers, will teach a joint undergraduate and graduate course in criminal justice at UCCS for the spring semester. Suthers will be a scholar in residence for the UCCS School of Public Affairs. He is the first person to hold the position. (More)

UCCS brings Disney Institute to Colorado Springs

January 21, 2010

UCCS will bring Disney Institute’s traveling professional development program, Disney’s Approach to Business Excellence, to campus on March 23. The day-long event will be on the UCCS campus in the newly-constructed UCCS Event Center. “This (More)

Brian Yochim

December 11, 2009

Brian Yochim, assistant professor, Psychology, recently passed requirements for board certification in clinical neuropsychology. (More)

Visiting Chinese professor aims to bridge cultures

December 11, 2009

The United States and China are like brothers, according to a UCCS visiting scholar. “Occasionally, brothers disagree,” Shiquan “Michael” Wang, a visiting professor to the Department of Communication, said. “But like brothers, the two countries (More)

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