Alumni Connections: College of Engineering and Applied Science, August 2011
As the fall semester gets underway at your alma mater, campus activity is at an all-time high. Students moved into housing last week, we welcomed over 1,200 students and faculty back to campus at our annual Convocation Ceremony in the Gallogly Events Center, and classes began on August 22.
We're also excited about a diverse schedule of alumni programming slated for the fall semester, including the following:
You can view a full list of activities mentioned above on our website.
We look forward to seeing you at an event in the near future. As always, if you have comments or suggestions on our programming, please let us know.
Go Mountain Lions!
In the past year, the University of Colorado received more than $213.2 million in private support -- the highest total in CU history, according to preliminary figures announced July 20. (More)
Two University of Colorado Colorado Springs representatives traveled to the White House recently to meet with officials in the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships. (More)
UCCS retains Steel & Silver Series trophy
With five points awarded for the highest grade point average, UCCS won this season’s rivalry series against Colorado State University-Pueblo 29-16 and retained possession of the Ent Federal Credit Union Trophy. (More)
With characteristic humbleness, Charlie Shub, professor, Department of Computer Science, accepted a proclamation from the CU Board of Regents June 22 lauding his role as the faculty athletics representative to Mountain Lion Athletics. (More)
With the assistance of UCCS staff members, Otero Junior College recently hosted more than 60 middle school students for a STEM in Real Life Camp, a summer youth program focused on science, technology, engineering and math. (More)
Andrew Ketsdever, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, College of Engineering and Applied Science, was recommended for promotion to associate professor and the granting of tenure.
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