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2022

August

Institute of Cannabis Research Announces Research Grantees

Pueblo— The Institute of Cannabis Research (ICR), located at Colorado State University Pueblo, recently completed its second statewide competition for cannabis research funding and awarded nearly $1 million in grant dollars for the coming year. The projects include research into the potential therapeutic effects of widely available cannabinoid products on traumatic brain injury-related deficits in cognitive function and self-reported anxiety, depression, sleep and pain; a study of the impact cannabis can have on Autism spectrum disorder-related seizures; and a deep dive into the impact that substances called secondary metabolites have on key hemp pests.

July

Micro-Internships Offer ‘One Other Avenue to Gain Experience’

It’s a conundrum Colorado State University Pueblo students may know well: How does one go about getting practical experience to build a resume when there’s no time or resources to take a — possibly unpaid — internship?

CSU Pueblo Unveiled the New Southern Colorado Institute of Transportation Technology During a Press Conference on Thursday, July 7th

PUEBLO – A new institute at Colorado State University Pueblo will support the modernization of transportation infrastructure. The university unveiled the new Southern Colorado Institute of Transportation Technology (SCITT) during a press conference Thursday. The institute will grow the local economy and develop students into the next generation of transportation experts.

June

CSU Budget Boosts Salaries, Minimizes Tuition Hikes Despite Rate of Inflation

PUEBLO - The Board of Governors of the Colorado State University System this week adopted a budget that minimizes tuition increases for Colorado students, includes a 3 percent salary increase for faculty and staff at the CSU Fort Collins and Pueblo campuses, and allows the Fort Collins campus to start long-awaited renovations on its most heavily used classroom building.

FFA Students Showcase Knowledge, Skills During State Convention at CSU Pueblo

Pueblo— Colorado State University Pueblo’s Massari Arena reverberated Thursday, June 9, with the cheering, shouting, clapping and bass drum-like pounding of more than 2,000 pairs of stomping teenaged and 20-something feet.

Dr. Misty Sailors, an Internationally Recognized Researcher in Literacy Education, to be Dean of Graduate Studies

Pueblo— A veteran educator with a talent for training teachers will join the Colorado State University Pueblo leadership team effective Aug. 1.

May

Colorado Governor Jared Polis Was On the Colorado State University Pueblo Campus on Friday, May 27th to Sign Two Bills

Pueblo— Colorado Gov. Jared Polis was on the Colorado State University Pueblo campus Friday, May 27th to sign two bills that will create a new institution of transportation technology on campus and to help make higher education more accessible for military veterans.

CSU Pueblo Names Dr. Steve Norman as Dean of HSB

Steve Norman, Ph.D., returns to Colorado State University Pueblo in his new role as Dean of the Hasan School of Business (HSB).

Colorado State University Pueblo Announces Merit Scholars Through the CSU Pueblo Foundation

Pueblo – Colorado State University Pueblo has announced the names of 13 local students who will receive prominent merit scholarships through the CSU Pueblo Foundation. Twelve of these high-achieving students will receive the Kane Family Foundation Scholarship, and one the Jennie and Albert Gersick Foundation Scholarship.

CSU Pueblo – How The People’s University Seeks To Change The World In Step With Its Vision 2028

Under the leadership of President Timothy Mottet, Colorado State University Pueblo (CSU Pueblo), a regional comprehensive, federally designated Hispanic Serving Institution in southern Colorado, announced a new vision to become “the people’s university of Colorado and the Southwest US by 2028.” This new strategic plan, dubbed, “Vision 2028,” was designed to celebrate the rich cultural histories and blue-collar backgrounds of the area.

Commencement Celebrates 700 Graduates with a Pack of 8,000 in Attendance

Colorado State University Pueblo and nearly 8,000 attendees celebrated approximately 700 graduates on Saturday, May 7. Commencement was held at the ThunderBowl and included graduation ceremonies at 8:30 a.m. and noon.

CSU Pueblo Names Canvas Credit Union as University’s Official Credit Union Partner

Canvas has been awarded a five-year agreement to serve as the official credit union of CSU Pueblo – kicking off in July – and will operate a branch out of the university’s Occhiato Student Center.

April

MSW Program at Colorado State University Pueblo Formally Accredited through 2030

After three years of candidacy, the Master of Social Work (MSW) program at Colorado State University Pueblo announced its formal accreditation by the Council of Social Work Education. The MSW program is now affirmed through 2030 when the reaffirmation cycle ends.

CSU Fort Collins, CSU Pueblo Win 2022 Ellucian Impact Award for Banner SIS project

April 28, 2022 - Pueblo — Colorado State University Fort Collins and Colorado State Univeristy Pueblo were selected by Ellucian, the leading higher education technology solutions provider, as a 2022 Impact Award winner in the Change Leadership category.

Dr. Colette Carter, Colorado State University Pueblo Faculty of 28 years, Announces Retirement

Colorado State University Pueblo assistant professor of history and political science, Colette Carter, Ph.D., has announced her plans for retirement following the Spring 2022 semester. In honor of her retirement, a gathering will be held on Thursday, April 28, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Center for Integrated Health and Human Inquiry, room 202.

Colorado State University Pueblo Re-Designated as National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense

The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) has announced that Colorado State University Pueblo has been re-designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (NSA-CAE-CD) through 2027.

Colorado State University Pueblo 2021-2022 Staff Award Winners Announced

Colorado State University Pueblo announced the winners of the staff recognition awards during the annual Employee Recognition and Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, April 20 in the Occhiato Student Center Ballroom.

CSU Pueblo Foundation Now Accepting Cryptocurrency Donations

PUEBLO, Colo. – In an effort to adapt to the current financial trends and donor requests, the Colorado State University Pueblo Foundation has recently partnered with BitPay.com to accept donations of cryptocurrency.

CSU Pueblo University and Fountain-Fort Carson High School to Present Joint Community Concert

CSU Pueblo’s University Band and Wind Ensemble, in partnership with the Fountain-Fort Carson High School Wind Ensemble, will present a joint concert at CSU Pueblo in Hoag Recital Hall, Saturday, April 23, 4 p.m.

Colorado State University Pueblo 2021-2022 Faculty Award Winners Announced

Colorado State University Pueblo announced the winners of the faculty recognition awards during the annual Employee Recognition and Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, April 20 in the Occhiato Student Center Ballroom

Colorado State University Pueblo School of Nursing Students to Host Health Fair for All Ages

Colorado State University Pueblo’s School of Nursing class of 2022 will coordinate with local organizations to provide health screenings and health education at the 9Health:365 Health Fair on Saturday, April 16 from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Occhiato Student Center Ballroom.

President's Blue and Red Gala to Honor Dr. Rick Kreminski and Wife alongside Other University Champions

Colorado State University Pueblo professor of mathematics and physics, Rick Kreminski will be honored as part of the 2022 President’s Blue and Red Gala on Saturday, May 21, alongside his wife, Anne Casey, Judy Hildner, an alumna from the class of ’70, Black Hills Energy, and the educators of Pueblo School Districts 60 and 70. Proceeds from the Gala directly benefit future generations of CSU Pueblo students through scholarships and programs.

March

Colorado State University Pueblo’s Spring Symposium Returns After Two-Year Hiatus

Colorado State University Pueblo’s Spring Symposium returns after a two-year hiatus. The eighth annual Spring Symposium will take place Friday, April 8, 2022, in the Occhiato Student Center Fireplace Lounge. The mission of the Spring Symposium is to serve as a forum for the dissemination and discussion of scholarly ideas and to foster interaction among students, faculty and the local community.

Colorado State University Pueblo Host Faculty- Led Panel on Russo-Ukrainian War

Colorado State University Pueblo will host a faculty-led panel and discussion to reflect on and inform campus community on the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine. The panel is free to attend and will be in person on Thursday, March 31 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the General Classroom Building room 111 or via Zoom webinar.

Colorado State University Pueblo Celebrates Launch of Center for Integrated Health and Human Inquiry

The Center for Integrated Health and Human Inquiry (CIHHI) at Colorado State University Pueblo is kicking off its launch with campus wide-initiatives committed to interdisciplinary programming and collaboration.

CSU Pueblo Foundation Announces Comprehensive Campaign is Going into OverDrive with New $135 Million Goal

PUEBLO – The Colorado State University Pueblo Foundation, today announced it is taking its Drive comprehensive campaign into OverDrive, expanding its fundraising goal from $100 million to $135 million by 2028, making it the largest fundraising campaign in the history of CSU Pueblo.

Colorado State University Pueblo Alumna, Shelli Brunswick Announced as Commencement Speaker

Colorado State University Pueblo welcomes Shelli Brunswick, Space Foundation’s Chief Operating Officer, for the Spring 2022 on-campus Commencement ceremonies at the ThunderBowl on Saturday, May 7. Commencement will include two separate in-person graduation ceremonies at 8:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.

Colorado State University Pueblo Awarded Fourth Open Education Resources Grant

Colorado State University Pueblo wraps up its celebration of Open Education Week after receiving $100,000 in funding from the Colorado Department of Higher Education’s Open Educational Resources (OER) Grant to support all OER efforts on campus, including the creation and implementation of a second zero textbook cost (ZTC) degree for the Master of Social Work program.

CSU Pueblo Foundation to Kick-off DRIVE, A Campaign for CSU Pueblo

PUEBLO – Colorado State University Pueblo Foundation will host the public launch of Drive, A Campaign for CSU Pueblo. This ambitious campaign aims to raise $100 million by 2028 supporting the goals of CSU Pueblo’s Vision 2028 in collaboration with CSU System.

Vyripharm Enterprises, Inc. and Colorado State University Pueblo announce Sponsored Research and Facilities Agreement

Houston, Texas and Pueblo, Colorado, March 8, 2022 — Vyripharm Enterprises, Inc. and CSU Pueblo announced today a partnership to support the creation of a comprehensive testing and certification laboratory that will provide the first consistent scientific analysis within cannabinoid research.

February

Colorado State University Pueblo Announced Inaugural Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Student Success

Pueblo— Colorado State University Pueblo has announced Stuart Benkert, Ph.D., as the inaugural Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Student Success.

Colorado State University Pueblo Welcomes the NAACP Pueblo Chapter and Rep. Joe Neguse

Pueblo— Colorado State University Pueblo welcomes the NAACP Pueblo Branch as they host U.S. Congressman for Colorado’s 2nd District, Joe Neguse on Friday, Feb. 25, 2022, as part of programming in observance of Black History Month.

Colorado State University Pueblo’s Career Fair Returns with Create Your Story Event

Pueblo— Colorado State University Pueblo’s Career Fair returns with its Create Your Story networking event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, March 2, 2022, in the Occhiato Student Center (OSC) Ballroom. Business casual and professional dress is encouraged for all participants. This event is part of the week-long programming developed by the Career Center for Career Week and is in partnership with the Pack Center and the Office of Alumni and Community Relations.

Colorado State University Pueblo Welcomes Kappa Alpha Psi Chapter to Campus

Pueblo— Colorado State University Pueblo welcomes the addition of Kappa Alpha Psi, the 2nd oldest existing historically Black Greek Letter Fraternity and the first intercollegiate fraternity to be nationally incorporated, to campus. CSU Pueblo will be part of the Omicron Pi chapter which includes the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, the Air Force Academy and Colorado College.

Hannah Blagg Day CSU Pueblo Distinguished Young Alumni from the College of Health, Education and Nursing

The Colorado State University Pueblo Foundation and Alumni Association are pleased to announce the 2021 Distinguished Young Alumni awards bestowed upon alumni from each college who are under the age of 40. These individuals have enhanced the reputation of the University and their respective colleges through outstanding professional achievement, personal accomplishment and service to CSU Pueblo and their community.

Adam Ward CSU Pueblo Distinguished Young Alumni from the College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

PUEBLO – The Colorado State University Pueblo Foundation and Alumni Association are pleased to announce the 2021 Distinguished Young Alumni awards bestowed upon alumni from each college who are under the age of 40. These individuals have enhanced the reputation of the University and their respective colleges through outstanding professional achievement, personal accomplishment and service to CSU Pueblo and their community.

Jeremy Thomas, DDS, CSU Pueblo Distinguished Young Alumni from the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

PUEBLO – The Colorado State University Pueblo Foundation and Alumni Association are pleased to announce the 2021 Distinguished Young Alumni awards bestowed upon alumni from each college who are under the age of 40. These individuals have enhanced the reputation of the University and their respective colleges through outstanding professional achievement, personal accomplishment and service to CSU Pueblo and their community.

Samantha Derosier CSU Pueblo Distinguished Young Alumni from the Malik and Seeme Hasan School of Business

PUEBLO – The Colorado State University Pueblo Foundation and Alumni Association are pleased to announce the 2021 Distinguished Young Alumni awards bestowed upon alumni from each college who are under the age of 40. These individuals have enhanced the reputation of the University and their respective colleges through outstanding professional achievement, personal accomplishment and service to CSU Pueblo and their community.

Festival of the Winds Set for Feb. 10-12

PUEBLO —The Colorado State University Pueblo Department of Music will host the 14th annual Festival of the Winds Thursday Feb. 10 through Saturday Feb. 12.

Athletic Training Student Huerta Gains Experience at Hula Bowl

PUEBLO – Jaime Huerta, a student in Colorado State University Pueblo’s (CSU Pueblo) Athletic Training 3+2 program, helped keep athletes safe and treated their injuries at the 2022 Hula Bowl, held Jan. 15 in Orlando, Fla.

January

CSU Pueblo Awarded Over $14 Million in grants in 2021

PUEBLO — Colorado State University Pueblo received $14,255,129 in grants during the 2021 calendar year. These grants will help fund a variety of academic, facilities and staffing improvements for the campus.

La Cucaracha Exhibit to Debut at University Library Jan. 27

Colorado State University Pueblo (CSU Pueblo) will launch an exhibit on the Pueblo publication La Cucaracha with a grand unveiling Thursday Jan. 27 at 5:30 p.m. on the first floor of the Library and Academic Resource Center (LARC).

Colorado State University Pueblo Announced 2022 Distinguished University Professor Award

Pueblo— Colorado State University Pueblo (CSU Pueblo) announced the 2022 recipient of the Distinguished University Professor award, George Dallam, Ph.D., professor in the School of Health Sciences and Human Movement. Dallam was announced as the third recipient of this award on Monday, Jan. 10 during the virtual spring convocation.

Colorado State University Pueblo Honors the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

Colorado State University Pueblo will observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a virtual morning event on Monday, Jan. 17, at 9 a.m. This year the Martin Luther King Jr. Day event will host Colorado College's dean of faculty and acting provost, Claire Garcia, Ph.D.

Spring 2022 Semester Open Convocation Week with Keynote Speaker, Brandon Busteed

Colorado State University Pueblo begins the new academic semester with spring convocation for faculty and staff the week of Jan. 10-14, 2022. This semester’s convocation week titled “Partnerships: Collaboration, Innovation, and the Future of Higher Education,” focuses on new opportunities for interdisciplinary academic and community partnerships.

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