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Adams State sees growth in retention, student credit load

Adams State University is making progress in two key areas that contribute to degree completion: first-year student retention and student credit load. The university also set another record in graduate student enrollment: 969, a three percent increase from last year. More enrollment stats: 10%: increase in persistence of first-time, full-time students 2,993: total enrollment – […]

HLC accreditation reaffirmation gains momentum

Adams State University is embarking on the process of comprehensive evaluation for reaffirmation of regional accreditation by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC).  Adams State’s site visit will occur during the 2016-17 academic year. A website with complete information is being developed. Dr. Frank Novotny, VP of Academic Affairs and chair of the HLC Steering Committee, […]

Public meeting on higher ed funding

The first in a series of public outreach meetings on a new funding formula for Colorado public higher education will be held on campus: Wednesday, Oct. 1 6-8 p.m. SUB 130 Earlier this year, the Colorado legislature passed and Gov. John Hickenlooper signed into law House Bill 14-1319, which charges the Colorado Commission on Higher […]

Trustees amend Anti-discrimination Policy

At its Aug. 28 meeting, the Board of Trustees for Adams State University unanimously amended the university Anti-discrimination Policy to expand on the sexual orientation section. The policy now reads: The University prohibits and will not tolerate discrimination that violates federal or state law or this policy. The University does not discriminate on the basis […]

Two new Title V grants support education access

Coinciding with Hispanic Heritage Month, Adams State was awarded two grants to improve educational access for Hispanics. Title V for Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSI’s) awarded $3,196,636 over five years for a cooperative project led by University of New Mexico-Taos, “UNIDOS: Building Pathways to Access and Opportunity for the Upper Rio Grande Region.” It is designed […]

Campus Improvement Update

$5.8 Million awarded for East Campus renovation ASU received $5.8 million in state capital construction funds to complete renovation of the East Campus. According to Bill Mansheim, VP for Finance & Governmental Relations, the next step is to hire an architectural firm to develop a program plan on how to best utilize the facility and […]

Homecoming honors alumni

All are invited to attend the Alumni Homecoming Banquet, at which the university will honor the 2014 Outstanding Alumnus, Dr. John Tooker ’66, and 2014 Exceptional New Alumnus, Dr. Julian Maendel ’07. Read more Alumni Homecoming Schedule  

Join in inclusive excellence

ASU CIELO (Community for Inclusive Excellence, Opportunity and Engagement) invites all interested faculty staff to its working group meetings, held the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month from 8 – 8:50 a.m. in McDaniel Hall 208. CIELO’s Kindred Spirits Luncheons are open to all. 12:10-12:50 p.m. La Mesa Dining Room Grab a tray, some […]

What on EARTH?

The EARTH Group (Environmental Action for Resources, Transportation, and Health) announces its glass recycling trailer is again available. It is an enclosed white trailer located between the ropes course and the river, accessible behind Trinity Lutheran Church.  Glass Recycling Rules All students, faculty, and staff are welcome to participate in EARTH, which now meets the […] is powered by WordPress µ | Spam prevention powered by Akismet