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September Town Hall updates: High vaccination rates, Future of Work Task Force progress and more

September Town Hall updates: High vaccination rates, Future of Work Task Force progress and more

In the second virtual Town Hall of the fall 2021 semester, Chancellor Venkat Reddy and a panel of campus leaders presented updates on UCCS’ vaccine attestation...
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A self-learning algorithm may help predict how genetic disease occurs

A self-learning algorithm may help predict how genetic disease occurs

Oluwatosin Oluwadare, Assistant Professor of Computer Science, is seeking to answer a fundamental question in genome science: how the physical structure of a...
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Wren: Examining climate change of the past can reveal strategies to survive in the future

Wren: Examining climate change of the past can reveal strategies to survive in the future

From floods and wildfires to hurricanes, high temperatures and drought, the devastations of climate change have left no human habituation untouched. Humans...
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Winter Welcome Week celebrates classes returning to campus

Winter Welcome Week celebrates classes returning to campus

As designated classes return to hybrid and in-person learning this week, students are invited to participate in Winter Welcome Week celebrations. The events,...
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January Town Hall focuses on vaccine rollout and progress on many fronts

January Town Hall focuses on vaccine rollout and progress on many fronts

Chancellor Venkat Reddy and campus leaders addressed campus at the first virtual Town Hall of the year on Jan. 28.
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7 Questions with Jay Coakley, author of ‘Sports in Society: Issues and Controversies’

7 Questions with Jay Coakley, author of ‘Sports in Society: Issues and Controversies’

Jay Coakley, professor emeritus of sociology and executive director of the Center for Critical Sport Studies at UCCS, writes, researches and teaches on the...
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Reddy selected as U.S. Air Force Academy Honorary Commander

Reddy selected as U.S. Air Force Academy Honorary Commander

Chancellor Venkat Reddy will serve the next two years as an honorary commander at the U.S. Air Force Academy after his induction ceremony Oct. 23. He will be...
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Seven questions with Paul Harvey, author of ‘Howard Thurman and the Disinherited: A Religious Biography’

Seven questions with Paul Harvey, author of ‘Howard Thurman and the Disinherited: A Religious Biography’

Paul Harvey, distinguished professor of history and Presidential Teaching Scholar at UCCS, researches, writes and teaches in the field of American history from...
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State of the Campus Address: Reddy speaks to living in a changing world

State of the Campus Address: Reddy speaks to living in a changing world

The annual State of the Campus address highlights successes of the past academic year and speaks to obstacles the campus may face in the future. This year, a...
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September Town Hall provides update on enrollment, budget and testing procedures

September Town Hall provides update on enrollment, budget and testing procedures

Chancellor Reddy and a panel of campus leaders provided updates on the state of enrollments, budgetary and personnel matters and forthcoming health and safety...
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All-female physicist team publishes research on magnetic domain walls

All-female physicist team publishes research on magnetic domain walls

An all-female team of Colorado physicists, including former associate professor of physics Karen Livesey and UCCS alumna Alex Stuart ’19, recently published...
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Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall maps out fall return to campus

Chancellor Venkat Reddy and campus leaders addressed campus in the fourth virtual Town Hall of the summer on July 22.
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‘5 Things You Need to Know,’ with professor Stephany Rose Spaulding

‘5 Things You Need to Know,’ with professor Stephany Rose Spaulding

In a recent “5 Things You Need to Know” episode, Joanna Bean, director of the Office of Alumni Relations and the Annual Fund, interviewed Stephany Rose...
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Virtual Town Hall answers budget, fall semester questions from campus community

Virtual Town Hall answers budget, fall semester questions from campus community

Chancellor Venkat Reddy and campus leadership addressed faculty and staff at UCCS’ second virtual Town Hall on May 21.
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College of Engineering partners with Colorado College to fabricate face shields for community

College of Engineering partners with Colorado College to fabricate face shields for community

It takes a village to create positive impact on a community. Fortunately for Tucker Walsh – machine and prototype shop manager for the Department of Mechanical...
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Okun and Feliciano study pandemic’s effect on students’ physical and psychological health

Okun and Feliciano study pandemic’s effect on students’ physical and psychological health

Professors of psychology Michele Okun and Leilani Feliciano are conducting an exploratory study on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the health and...
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UCCS BioFrontiers Center teams up with El Paso County to 3D print protective gear

UCCS BioFrontiers Center teams up with El Paso County to 3D print protective gear

As much of the country adheres to safer-at-home orders, things haven’t slowed down much for essential employees working for El Paso County’s Department of...
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Virtual Town Hall answers COVID-19 questions from campus community

Virtual Town Hall answers COVID-19 questions from campus community

Chancellor Reddy and members of his Cabinet addressed faculty, staff and students at an Apr. 23 virtual Town Hall, the first that UCCS has held since it moved...
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Tips and tricks for working remotely

Tips and tricks for working remotely

As the world navigates challenges presented by the spread of COVID-19, many faculty and staff members will begin working remotely on Mar. 16 to help prevent...
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Chancellor Reddy teaches visiting class on economics of higher education

Chancellor Reddy teaches visiting class on economics of higher education

On Feb. 4, Chancellor Venkat Reddy spent the afternoon back in familiar territory: teaching class in Dwire Hall. Reddy – who remains a tenured professor of...
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UCCS hosts first El Paso County Suicide Prevention Conference

UCCS hosts first El Paso County Suicide Prevention Conference

A crowd of 500 filled the Gallogly Events Center on Friday, Jan. 17 for the first El Paso County Suicide Prevention Conference with one topic in mind: reducing...
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Competitive spirit gave Battle of the Departments Food Drive a lift

Competitive spirit gave Battle of the Departments Food Drive a lift

Generosity and a hint of competitive spirit among the UCCS community resulted in the most successful food drive in the history of Clyde’s Cupboard this...
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Nursing internship in Nepal inspires dreams for the future

Nursing internship in Nepal inspires dreams for the future

The summer before her senior year, nursing major Adrianne Thompson ’19 completed an internship abroad, immersed herself into a new healthcare system and ticked...
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Third annual Sustainability Summit to focus on community-powered change

Third annual Sustainability Summit to focus on community-powered change

Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend the third annual Sustainability Summit on Nov. 21, a half-day opportunity to hear about efforts to make UCCS...