Posts that include photo essays.

Science & Engineering now Osborne Center

May 12, 2011

The largest building at UCCS was renamed Thursday morning in honor of its largest donors, Ed and Mary Osborne of Colorado Springs.

During a 10:30 a.m. outdoor ceremony, the Science & Engineering Building was renamed the Osborne Center for Science and Engineering. The ceremony featured comments by CU President Bruce Benson, UCCS Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak and both Osbornes. (More)

Photo feature: campus awards ceremony

May 4, 2011

See photos form the 2011 Campus Awards Ceremony, taken by Tom Kimmell. The annual spring ceremony honors members of the UCCS community for their contributions and work during the past year. (More)

Long-serving faculty and staff members feted Thursday

April 29, 2011

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)

Eat your book

April 22, 2011

The Kraemer Family Library and the Pikes Peak Library District hosted the Third Annual Edible Book Festival April 15 at the Kramer Family Library.

Campus and community members created edible art that was connected to a book or reading. (More)

Campus blood drive nets record; Health Fair a success

April 8, 2011

Gayanne Scott does not remember why she donated her first pint of O-negative blood.

But after donating her 48th pint Tuesday – the equivalent of six gallons – the executive director of resource management has a pretty good idea why she takes time to donate every year. (More)

Benson offers kudos in campus address

April 1, 2011

CU President Bruce Benson told faculty and staff he appreciated efforts to cooperate within the campus, the university, and with other Colorado higher education institutions during a Town Hall meeting Friday morning at the University Center Theater. (More)

Photo of the Week: What’s coming to Four Diamonds

March 3, 2011

Glenn Williams came to lunch recently bearing gifts. Williams, the benefactor responsible for a more than 12 foot high sculpture that will grace the Four Diamonds Sports Complex later this spring, brought a precede of what’s to come to a recent luncheon with university and CU Foundation officials. (More)

Basketball teams conclude home games

February 24, 2011

Mountain Lion men’s and women’s basketball teams completed their respective home seasons last weekend against the Chadron (Neb.) State University and University of Nebraska-Kearney at the Gallogly Events Center. Photos by Peter Schwepker. (More)

UCCS dean receives university honors

February 24, 2011

Terry Schwartz, associate dean, School of Public Affairs received one of the University of Colorado’s highest awards during a Wednesday meeting of the CU Board of Regents in Boulder. (More)

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)

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