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Jim & Joe Koncilja, President's Medallions for Distinguished Service to the Community

Jim and Joe Koncilja will receive President's Medallions in recognition of their long-term investments to improving and preserving the Pueblo community and its history. Due to their renovation efforts, the Pueblo Union Depot stands proud as a historic gem in our city center. Neon Alley, born from their personal neon sign collections, serves as a beacon to attract tourists and community members alike to the heart of Pueblo's downtown area, which also has benefited from additional improvements to Union Avenue and Mesa Junction buildings and landscape thanks to their support and generosity.

Mike & Joyce Occhiato, President's Medallions for Distinguished Service to the University

Mike and Joyce Occhiato will receive President's Medallions for their long-term investments to improving the campus landscape, specifically the Occhiato University Center, an integral hub for student programming and services. This facility has and will continue to have a significant impact on the recruitment and retention of our students and their overall satisfaction with their campus experience. Their recent $1million gift to the On the Move capital campaign helped the Foundation achieve the most successful fundraising initiative in its history and exceed its $25 million goal. The entire Occhiato family has left a legacy on the CSU-Pueblo campus that will continue to benefit future generations of students.

Jennifer Mullen, President's Medallion for Distinguished Alumni Achievement

Jennifer Mullen earned a bachelor's degree in mass communications in 1983 and has served the University as a faculty and staff member for more than 25 years in numerous capacities, including President's and Chancellor's search committees, the President's Cabinet as Chief of Staff, and chair of the Mass Communications Department. Most recently, she has brought her vision and leadership to the Institute for Cannabis Research as its first managing director. Her passion for service extends to the community, where she has led boards for the Boys and Girls Club and Rocky Mountain PBS. Prior to joining the CSU-Pueblo family, she served as the first executive director of the Child Advocacy Center and held positions with the 10th Judicial District Attorney's Office and Columbine Girl Scout Council.

Thanksgiving Campus Closure

Thanksgiving around the CSU-Pueblo Campus Fountain
Campus will be closed November 23-24 and re-open for normal business hours Monday Nov 27.


Mar 08

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

President’s Club Soiree – Thursday, March 8, 2018, 6 – 8 p.m. – WaterFront on the Riverwalk...

May 19

12:00 AM

President’s Gala – Saturday, May 19, 2018 – OUC Ballroom...

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