The Mountain Lion spirit is strong in Colorado Springs: Sandy Ho, Assistant Dean and Director of Student Affairs for the College of Education, was named the winner of the 2021 Colorado Springs Independent Champion Award, which celebrates the community’s diversity, equity and inclusion leaders. (More)
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As a cultural and applied anthropologist, her theoretical research focuses mostly on empathy and different kinds of persistent inequalities in society whilst her applied work focuses on equity and shifting communities away from discrimination. Watch the video to learn more about Dr. Kimbra Smith and the research she’s conducting at UCCS. (More)
In a recent “5 Things You Need to Know” interview, Benight, director of the National Institute for Human Resilience, shared why the COVID-19 pandemic creates so much anxiety and how resilience can be a key to overcoming it. (More)
Spaulding spoke about the Women’s and Ethnic Studies program’s role in recent conversations about social justice, how anyone can get involved with social justice issues that matter to them and the importance of learning about ethnicities and genders other than your own. (More)
O’Meallie’s work, usually painted wood, is noted for its visual and tactile allure and multilayered content. O’Meallie taught studio art at UCCS for nine years and for 10 years was a toy inventor based out of New York. (More)