Upcoming Campus Events: Oct. 30 – Nov. 5

Attend a Fright Write celebration, see a show of “Antigone” put on by UCCS Theatre and Dance, learn about cybersecurity ethics and more with our upcoming events!

Looking for more? Check out the UCCS online calendar at Mountain Lion Connect or visit ClubMatch to find a group that’s right for you!

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Campus Events


Intro to Wilderness First Aid
Monday, Oct. 30 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. | Mountain Lion Meeting Room

  • Learn the basics of wound care, splinting and more in this entry level first aid class.

Koru Mindfulness – Session 3
Mondays, Oct. 9 through Oct. 30 from 5 – 6:15 p.m. | Group Fitness Studio 1


Intro to Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, Oct. 31 from 11 a.m – 1 p.m. | Student Veteran Center

  • Join the VMA team for our Brown Bag Series: Intro to Entrepreneurship, hosted by Kia Palmer from the Colorado Veterans Business Outreach Center at Mt. Carmel

Unlock More Funding: Grant Revisions, Resubmission, and Supplements
Tuesday, Oct. 31 from 1 – 2 p.m. | Virtual event

  • Have a grant that didn’t get funded, or a grant you won but need a little more funds? Join the Office of Research and Project CREST for this virtual panel of seasoned campus experts who will decode grant revisions, resubmissions, and strategic funding supplements. See the panel members here.

Fright Write Celebration
Tuesday, Oct. 31 from 4 – 5:30 p.m. | Multiliteracy Center (Columbine 316)

  • Come listen to student readings of Fright Write submissions, enjoy candy and snacks and come dressed to win our Costume Contest!

Learn to Climb Series
Each Tuesday in October from 6 – 7:30 p.m. | SOLE Center

  • In this series, participants will learn the art and skill of rock climbing with each lesson focusing on a different climbing topic. Learn more about the series and price here, with discounts for students and members.


Día de los Muertos Celebration
Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Excel Languages Center (Dwire Hall 270)

  • The Department of Languages & Cultures, the Language Excel Center , El Círculo de Español, and the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society proud invite you to our Día de los Muertos Event, taking place on two days. Come join us add a photo of a passed loved one to our altar and grab free food.

Coffee with GSA Meeting
Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 2 – 3 p.m. | Big Cat Coffee

  • Get involved in GSA while connecting with fellow grad students over a cup of joe!

Rock Climbing
Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 4 – 9 p.m. | Red Rocks Open Space

  • SOLE is hosting a rock climbing excursion at Red Rocks Open Space, $20 for students and members

Treat People (And Yourself) With Kindness – Wellness Workshop
Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 5 – 6 p.m. | Summit Village Lift Lounge

Bingo with iBuddy
Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 6 – 8 p.m. | International Affairs Office (Copper House 9202)

  • Join the International Affairs Office and iBuddy student club for a fun night of Bingo.


DEI Munch & Learn Native American/Indigenous Peoples Heritage Month with Ilaheva Tua’one
Thursday, Nov. 2 from 9 – 10:30 a.m. | University Center 303

  • Join the Office of DEI Education and Outreach in partnership with MOSAIC & the LGBTQ+ Resource Center for the Native American & Indigenous Heritage month DEI Munch and Learn with Ilaheva Tua’one, faculty member in the department of Women & Ethnic Studies and Assistant Professor of Native American and Indigenous Studies at UCCS, as she shares the background on Native American & Indigenous heritage month.

Día de los Muertos Celebration
Thursday, Nov. 2 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Excel Languages Center (Dwire Hall 270)

  • The Department of Languages & Cultures, the Language Excel Center , El Círculo de Español, and the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society proud invite you to our Día de los Muertos Event. Come join us add a photo of a passed loved one to our altar and grab free food.


Inclusive Belonging Spotlight Series with the Institute for Human Resilience
Friday, Nov. 3 from 8:30 – 10 a.m. | University Center 303

  • Join the Office of DEI Education & Outreach as we hear from Nicole Weis, Director of Community Training & Empowerment & Lis Decker, Resilience Care Navigator & Clinician from the Lydia Hill Institute for Human Resilience on the intersectionality between DEI and mental health.

Farmhouse Fridays
Every Friday until Dec. 8 from 12:30 – 2 p.m. | UCCS Farmhouse (Located above Lot 103)

Ethics in Cybersecurity Across the Globe
Friday, Nov. 3 from 2 – 3:30 p.m. | Berger Hall or join virtually

  • Cynthia A. Wright, Principal, Cybersecurity Strategy & Policy at the Cyber Solutions Innovation Center for MITRE Labs will parlay her insights and experience in international cybersecurity ethics and policy to bring the 8 DFEI Ethics Initiatives to life while sharing real-world cyber-related examples for each of the DFEI Principles. Please register in advance and learn more here.

Southern Colorado Ethical Leadership Award Ceremony
Friday, Nov. 3 from 5 – 7 p.m. | Ent Center for the Arts

  • An evening recognizing all Southern Colorado Ethical Leadership Award nominees and the final announcement of the award recipient, hosted by the UCCS College of Business and offering light refreshments/hors d’oeuvres. Please register in advance and learn more here.

November Key Log Rolling
Friday, Nov. 3 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. | UCCS Aquatic Center

  • Join us for a Key Log Rolling session!

Trivia Night
Friday, Nov. 3 from 6:30 – 9 p.m. | Clyde’s Gastropub


UCCS Southern Colorado Ethics Case Competition
Saturday, Nov. 4 from 8 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. | University Center

  • The UCCS Ethics Case Competition allows students to apply business knowledge, critical thinking, and principle-based ethical decision-making to real-world ethical situations along with a chance to network with local professionals. For those looking to practice their ethical decision-making skills, fine tune their public speaking talents, and demonstrate their presentation skills before experts in their fields ̶ this event is the one for you! Learn more about the event and how to register here.

Barbells and Brunch
Saturday, Nov. 4 from 9 – 10:30 a.m. | Gallogly Recreation and Wellness Center

Little Black Dress Event
Saturday, Nov. 4 from 6 – 9 p.m. | Clyde’s Gastropub

  • Listen to good music, enjoy the staples of Clyde’s Gastropub, and good company while we raise donations for this upcoming holiday season at this event benefiting Clyde’s Cupboard.



Trinity at UCCS (Exhibition)
Friday, Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. | Gallogly Events Center


Regis at UCCS
Tuesday, Oct. 31 at 6 p.m. | Gallogly Events Center

Arts & Culture

Wellness Wednesdays
Wednesday, Nov. 1 at 12:30 p.m. | Ent Center for the Arts

2023 Mayor’s Young Leader Awards
Wednesday, Nov. 1 at 5 p.m. | Shockley-Zalabak Theater

  • Join Mayor Yemi for a night of celebration with the Mayor’s Young Leader Awards, which recognize young professionals who are stepping up to current challenges and serving as leaders in Colorado Springs. Purchase tickets and learn more about the event here.

Runs Nov. 3 – Nov. 12 with several showtimes | Osborne Studio Theater

  • A city on the brink of anarchy. A family torn apart. A woman ready to defy the law. Sophocles’ ancient tragedy burns with the excitement of a modern political thriller in this bold and exciting adaptation by UCCS Theatre and Dance. Select a showtime and purchase tickets here.

November DARIA Issue Launch Party
Thursday, Nov. 4 at 2 p.m. | Ent Center for the Arts

  • DARIA: Denver Art Review, Inquiry, and Analysis is a publication focused on the visual art scene in the Colorado Front Range that features reviews of exhibitions and profiles of artists as well as an exhibitions calendar for art venues, and seeks to promote diverse voices and artists while fostering critical dialogue around art. Please register in advance for this free event..

Check out the 2023 schedule at the Ent Center!

For more events on campus, check out Mountain Lion Connect, our central campus events calendar.