The heritage and holiday traditions of Colorado’s San Luis Valley will be celebrated in workshops and presentations Friday and Saturday at Heller Center for the Arts and Humanities. Beginning at 4:30 p.m. Friday, luminarias will be made and placed around the Heller Center property on the northwest side of the UCCS campus, with a traditional [...]
The lives of Japanese Americans who were interned in a southeast Colorado camp during World War II will be remembered in a special exhibit at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs opening Monday and continuing through Nov.5. “Connecting the Pieces: Dialogues From the Amache Archaeology Collection” will be displayed at the Heller Center for Arts [...]
Suzanne MacAulay, professor and chair, Department of Visual and Performing Arts at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, will serve as the first faculty director for the Heller Center for Arts and Humanities. In addition to managing the artist/scholar-in-residence program and reviewing and approving the guest house applications, MacAulay will answer classroom-related questions about the [...]
About 100 members of the UCCS campus community turned out to honor Tom Christensen, dean of the College of Letters, Arts and Sciences (LAS), and wish him well on his return to full-time teaching. A clear blue sky and late afternoon sunshine enhanced the May 15 reception at the Heller Center for the Arts and [...]
A dual celebration on May 15 will fete Tom Christensen, dean of the College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, who is stepping down from the position July 1, and the completed restoration of the guest house at the Heller Center. Christensen, one of the Heller Center’s biggest advocates, [...]
The latest renovation project at the Heller Center for Arts and Humanities is under way as a result of an unexpected $200,000 donation to the CU Foundation.
A cache of undiscovered works created by local artist Larry Heller turned up as work began on the restoration of the guest house at the Heller Center for Arts and Humanities in September. A surprise donation made it possible to move up the timetable on the Heller guest house renovation project and a second surprise [...]