Spotlight Archive

Library Event

Library Event: Just Talk: Cyber-Seniors

September is Intergeneration Month and to join in the conversation JustTalk will host a screening of the documentary CyberSeniors and a discussion will be led afterwards by Martin Garnar and Intergeneration Librarian, Carlos Duarte on Wednesday, September 28th from 4:00 - 5:30pm in the 3rd Floor Apse of the Kraemer Family Library.

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Posted: 09/19/2016

Library News

UCCS Librarian Co-founds the Journal of Copyright in Education and Librarianship

We are pleased to introduce the Journal of Copyright in Education and Librarianship, cofounded by our very own Carla Myers, Assistant Professor and Director of Access Services and Scholarly Communications, Tucker Taylor (University of South Carolina), and Andrew Wesolek (Clemson University).

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Posted: 09/15/2016

Faculty Publication

Pearson, J., M. S. Ganio, Z. J. Schlader, R. A. I. Lucas, D. Gagnon, E. Rivas, S. L. Davis, K. J. Kowalske, and C. G. Crandall."Post Junctional Sudomotor and Cutaneous Vascular Responses in Noninjured Skin Following Heat Acclimation in Burn Survivors."Journal of Burn Care and Research.



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Posted: 09/12/2016

Library Display

New Library Display: Banned Books Week

Banned Books week celebrates our freedom to read by highlighting those books that have been banned, challenged, or even burned here in the United States and around the world due to their content or subject matter. This display features some of the books in the Kraemer Family Library's collection that have been banned or challenged in schools or communities across the U.S.

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Posted: 09/07/2016

Library Event

Find Out What's New at the Library on Sept. 8th

The Kraemer Family Library is hosting its annual What's New at the Library? event from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 8th, by the main entrance to the Library.

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Posted: 09/02/2016

Library News

Library Adds Two Collaboration Stations for Group Work

The Kraemer Family Library is excited to announce that we have added two collaboration stations to the library for students working on group projects. The new stations are located in the 2nd floor apse area of the library, by the main entrance.

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Posted: 08/29/2016

Library News

Library Launches Email Newsletter

The Kraemer Family Library is excited to announce our new semesterly email newsletter. The newsletter will highlight new services and resources in the library, upcoming workshops and events, and other news of interest to UCCS students, faculty, and staff. 

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Posted: 08/24/2016

Library News

Library Creates New Graphic Novel Collection

The Kraemer Family Library is excited to announce our new graphic novel collection, located in the Kraemer Collaboration Area on the 2nd floor of the Library, near the University Center entrance.

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Posted: 08/22/2016

Archives Display

Archives Display: Kraemer Family Library: You'll Want to Know This

This month's University Archives display highlights features and changes in the Kraemer Family Library. Locations of services and physical collections are mapped, electronic resources and technology in the library are described.

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Posted: 08/16/2016

Faculty Publication

Shepherd, M. M. and R. J. Mejias. "Nontechnical Deterrence Effects of Mild and Severe Internet use Policy Reminders in Reducing Employee Internet Abuse." International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction 32, no. 7: 557-567. doi:10.1080/10447318.2016.1183862.

Morgan Shepherd, College of Business

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Posted: 08/10/2016

Library Event

Library Event: Just Talk: Fitness from an International Perspective

Join Randa Osman, 2016 graduate from the MSc Health Promotion program at UCCS on Tuesday, August 9th from noon to 1 p.m. in EPC 304C for a brown bag presentation on physical activity engagement of international students. 

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Posted: 08/05/2016

Faculty Publication

Bingham, A.J. "Drowning digitally? How disequilibrium shapes practice in a blended learning charter school." Teachers College Record. 118 (1): 1-30.

Andrea Bingham, College of Education

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Posted: 07/29/2016

Library Event

Just Talk: The Colorado Springs Sit-Lie Ordinance

Join our discussion regarding the Colorado Springs sit-lie ordinance and the history behind the decision with City Council member Tom Strand and a member of the Human Relations Commission on  July 27th from 3:30 - 4:30 P.M. in EPC 304C.

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Posted: 07/19/2016

Library News

Try Our New Search Tool and Tell Us What You Think

The Kraemer Family Library invites you to try our new search tool for finding books, articles, and more! Please try it out and then take our brief online survey to let us know what you think of it.

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Posted: 07/13/2016

Library Display

New Library Display: Women & the War of Independence

This month's library display explores the various roles of women in the American Revolutionary War and highlights the contributions of several specific women.

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Posted: 07/07/2016

Faculty Publication

Snodgrass, J. Josh, Melissa A. Liebert, Tara J. Cepon-Robins, Tyler M. Barrett, Arvind Mathur, Somnath Chatterji, and Paul Kowal. "Accelerometer-measured physical activity among older adults in urban India: Results of a study on global AGEing and adult health substudy." American Journal of Human Biology 28, no. 3: 412-420.

Tara Cepon-Robins, Anthropology

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Posted: 07/01/2016

Archives Display

History of the Department of Mathematics

This month's Archives display highlights the history of the UCCS Department of Mathematics -- from its origins in Colorado Springs as extension service adult learning classes for the community to the current department with research specialization.

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Posted: 06/14/2016

Faculty Publication

Mooney, Emily H., Joseph S. Phillips, Chadwick V. Tillberg, Cheryl Sandrow, Annika S. Nelson, and Kailen A. Mooney. "Abiotic mediation of a mutualism drives herbivore abundance." Ecology Letters 19, no. 1: 37-44. doi:10.1111/ele.12540

Emily Mooney, Biology

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Posted: 06/14/2016

Library Event

Just Talk: The State of Race and Gender Representation in the Superhero Genre Discussion

Join Dr. Chris Bell for a discussion about the state of race and gender representation in the superhero genre - both in comics and in film - on Tuesday, June 14, from 4-5pm in EPC 304C.

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Posted: 06/08/2016

Library Display

GLBT Book Month

This month's library display marks GLBT Book MonthTM, a nationwide celebration of the authors and writings that reflect the lives and experiences of the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community.

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Posted: 06/03/2016

Student/Faculty Publication

Plys, E. and M. A. Kluge. "Life-Space Mobility in a Sample of Independent Living Residents within a Continuing Care Retirement Community with an Embedded Wellness Program." Clinical Gerontologist 39, no. 3: 210-221.

Evan Plys (student) and Mary Anne Kluge, Health Sciences

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Posted: 05/23/2016

Archives Display

Fauna of UCCS

This month's Archives Display highlights the fauna of UCCS. There are animals out there -- from rabbits and deer, to even the occasional bear!

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Posted: 05/12/2016

Faculty Publication

Daniels, E. A. and A. M. Sherman. "Model Versus Military Pilot: A Mixed-Methods Study of Adolescents’ Attitudes Toward Women in Varied Occupations." Journal of Adolescent Research 31 (2): 176-201.

Elizabeth Daniels, Psychology

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Posted: 05/08/2016

Faculty Publication

Liu, J., J. Ma, J. Wang, D. D. Zeng, H. Song, L. Wang, and Z. Cao. "Comorbidity Analysis According to Sex and Age in Hypertension Patients in China." International Journal of Medical Sciences 13(2): 99-107.

James Ma, College of Business

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Posted: 05/06/2016

Library Display

Get Graphic!: Graphic Novels in the Library

This month's library display highlights the Library's expanding graphic novel and manga collection.

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Posted: 05/04/2016

Library Event

Pause for Paws

Did you know that petting an animal may help lower stress? Come take a break from studying while visiting therapy dogs from K9 to 5! They will be in the library May 4th (11am-1pm) and May 5th (2:45-4:45pm).

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Posted: 05/02/2016

Faculty Publication

Hoang, Edward C. and I. Hoxha. "Corporate Payout Smoothing: A Variance Decomposition Approach." Journal of Empirical Finance 35: 1-13.

Edward Hoang, Economics

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Posted: 04/29/2016

Library Event

No-Study Zones

Need a break from studying for finals? Stop by the No-Study Zones during the week of May 2nd to take a break with a different activity each day!

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Posted: 04/26/2016

Library Event

Just Talk: Between the World and Me Discussion

Join us Thursday, April 28th,  from 4 to 5:30 p.m., in the Library's 3rd floor apse for a facilitated discussion of the book Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates.

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Posted: 04/21/2016

Library Contest

Pets at Play: A Photo Contest

Join us in celebrating National Pet Week and Pause for Paws by submitting your original photo of your pet(s) at play! Images must be submitted by Friday, April 29th. 

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Posted: 04/18/2016

Library Event

We are Beth-El Nurses: Author Jo Ruth Speaking Event

Join us in the Library Apse on Friday, April 29th, from 2-3pm.  Author Jo Ruth will present on her new book We Are Beth-El Nurses: A Heritage of Caring at the Foot of Pikes Peak.

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Posted: 04/14/2016

Library Display

Helen Keller: An Ambassador for the Blind and Deaf

This month's library display focuses on the life of Helen Keller and the Blind and Deaf community.

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Posted: 04/05/2016

Faculty Publication

Kopaneva, Irina, and Patricia M. Sias. "Lost in translation: Employee and organizational constructions of mission and vision." Management Communication Quarterly 29, no. 3: 358-384. doi:10.1177/0893318915581648

Irina Kopaneva, Communication

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Posted: 04/05/2016

Faculty Publication

Holmes, R. M., Haiyang Li, Michael A. Hitt, Kaitlyn DeGhetto, and Trey Sutton."The effects of location and MNC attributes on MNCs' establishment of foreign RD centers: Evidence from China." Long Range Planning.

Kaitlyn DeGhetto, College of Business

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Posted: 03/17/2016

Faculty Publication

Cheesman, E.A., Winters, D. and McGuire, P. "Technology Recommendations." In Mather, N. and Jaffe, L. E. Woodcock Johnson IV: Recommendations and Strategies. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons.

Elaine Cheesman and Patrick McGuire, College of Education

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Posted: 03/11/2016

Library Display

Heller Center Exhibit

This month's library display celebrates the lives and works of the Heller family. Lawrence and Dorothy Heller built a legacy of arts and humanities in the Eagle Rock area of Colorado Springs in the middle decades of the twentieth century.

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Posted: 03/08/2016

Library Workshop

Academic Publishing Workshop Series

Are you interested in publishing your research in an academic journal but you're not sure how to start the process? We're offering a workshop series for new faculty and graduate students who are interested in understanding the entire publishing process.

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Posted: 03/07/2016

Library Services

Calculators, Phone Chargers, and More Available for Checkout

Sure, the libary has books and DVDs available for checkout, but did you know we also loan calculators, phone chargers, and even umbrellas?

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Posted: 03/01/2016

Faculty Publication

MacAulay, Suzanne. "Communities and the Poetic Imaginary: A Folklore Essay on the Poetry of the Wild Project." Journal of Literature and Art Studies Volume 6, Number 2, February 2016, pp. 105-120.

Suzanne MacAulay, Visual and Performing Arts

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Posted: 02/24/2016

Archives Display

Student Health and Wellness

This month's Archives Display highlights the founding and evolution of Health and Wellness programs at UCCS. The display provides insight into the University focus on the overall health of students over time. 

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Posted: 02/23/2016

Library Display

Coexist: Religion Around the World

This month's library display celebrates religious diversity around the world.

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Posted: 02/12/2016

Library News

Library Expands Online Study Room Reservations

Starting Monday, February 8th, online reservations can now be made for five additional group study rooms in the library.

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Posted: 02/08/2016

Library Workshop

Upcoming Library Workshops

Need help organizing citations or figuring out how to display your research in an effective way? Attend one of the library's upcoming workshops on our citation management tool RefWorks and how to design a research poster!

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Posted: 01/29/2016

Faculty Publication

Carter, Stephen D. "The Precise Issue Henry Adams, Global War, and the Role of Force in American History." New England Quarterly 88, no. 4: 555-581.

Stephen Carter, English

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Posted: 01/27/2016

Faculty Publication

Bihun, O., and F. Calogero. "Properties of the zeros of generalized basic hypergeometric polynomials." Journal of Mathematical Physics 56(11): 112701 (15 pp.). 2015. DOI: 10.1063/1.4934884

Oksana Bihun, Mathematics

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Posted: 01/15/2016

Faculty Publication

Marcantoni, Jonathan. "Kings of 7th Avenue." Black Rose Writing: Castroville, TX. 2015.

Jonathan Marcantoni, English

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Posted: 01/11/2016