University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

UCCS helps families in need through Holiday Service Project

Nov 18th, 2013

While many students are focused on powering through finals, some UCCS members don’t have the luxury of looking ahead.

UCCS honors fallen soldiers with annual national roll call

Nov 18th, 2013

No one spoke above a whisper. Visitors attempted to make as little noise as possible. Some even walked on tiptoes to avoid clacking their heels.

Assigned reading discourages exploration in college

Nov 18th, 2013

I always get more reading done when I’m not in school. This isn’t unusual – college students don’t seem to do a lot of reading.

Tenured professors should dedicate more time to classes

Nov 18th, 2013

Most students come to college expecting their courses to be challenging, but rewarding. Unfortunately, these expectations sometimes fall short when professors don’t have enough time to dedicate to their classes.

Sustainability and conservatism go hand in hand

Nov 18th, 2013

I used to think I was an anomaly. I identify as a conservative in many of my views, yet I am also very passionate about the idea and implementation of sustainability.

Time is a college student’s greatest wealth this Thanksgiving

Nov 18th, 2013

The next time you’re out pumping gas or on a fast food run on Garden of the Gods, take a look around. You might notice men and women with cardboard signs have moved to the curbs.

Sexual harassment prevention measures in place on campus

Nov 18th, 2013

While zero forcible and non-forcible sex offenses were reported on campus in 2012, the university’s first line of defense against sexual misconduct continues to be education.

Millennials encouraged to enroll in ACA despite setbacks

Nov 18th, 2013

Billowing up to the $1 billion cost mark, the Affordable Care Act seems to place much of its hopes in the pockets of millennials, expecting they will pay into the program.

Increase in fuel use, decline in other areas

Nov 18th, 2013

The Climate Advisory Board submitted its annual UCCS Sustainability Progress Report to the CU Board of Regents’ Capitol Construction Subcommittee on Nov. 5.

Birth control

Nov 11th, 2013

Condoms are the best option for both men and women when trying to prevent pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases.

Sponsored athlete

Nov 11th, 2013

Ory put his disappointment aside and resumed training. He bikes four days a week and works out six days a week. His team is sponsored by Trestle Bike Park in Winter Park, so he frequently practices th…

Fulfilling one’s role not qualification for hero status

Nov 11th, 2013

No society is without heroes, and no child grows up without knowing what heroic acts are. But we are cheapening the very idea of them by raising the actions of “everyday” men and women to superhuman status.

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