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May 2016

Sunday, May 1

MSGP 4060: Exhibit Design presents "The West Reimagined"

MSGP 4060: Exhibit Design presents "The... 10:00am

Come explore how the “West” was viewed by artist Larry Heller, students, and faculty at UCCS compared to reality. Opening Reception: Friday, April 29th,...

Heller Center for Arts & Humanities, Studio Gallery  
Sunday Mass

Sunday Mass 12:30pm

There will be Catholic Mass every Sunday at the University Center in room 309 starting at 12:30. Come grow in Faith and Spirituality with fellow Mountain...

University Center Room 309  
16th Annual UCCS Student Short Film Festival

16th Annual UCCS Student Short Film Festival 3:00pm

Join us for the 16th Annual UCCS Student Short Film Festival on Sunday, May 1, at 3pm in Dwire Hall. Presented by the VAPA Film Studies Program and the Film...

Dwire Hall, 121  

Monday, May 2

No-Study Zones in the Library

No-Study Zones in the Library 8:00am

Come take a break from studying for finals and relax in the library. The library will be hosting No-Study Zones and relaxation events the week before finals...

Kraemer Family Library / El Pomar Center, 2nd Floor in front of the Apse  
Walk- in Advising

Walk- in Advising 9:00am

Walk-in advising is available to current students from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Academic advisors are unavailable during their lunch break from 1:00 pm to 2:00pm....

Main Hall, 208  
Game of Loans

Game of Loans 5:00pm

Free event to prepare for post-graduation by learning the ins and outs of federal student loan repayment options.

University Center, 122  

Tuesday, May 3

No-Study Zones in the Library

No-Study Zones in the Library 8:00am

Come take a break from studying for finals and relax in the library. The library will be hosting No-Study Zones and relaxation events the week before finals...

Kraemer Family Library / El Pomar Center, 2nd Floor in front of the Apse  
Philosophy at the Library

Philosophy at the Library 4:30pm

Philosophy at the Library is a series of public lectures given by the UCCS philosophy faculty. This month, Patrick Yarnell will be giving a lecture entitled...

Penrose Library  
SGA Budget Advisory Committee Meeting

SGA Budget Advisory Committee Meeting 6:30pm

The Student Government Budget Advisory Committee is the first step in obtaining funding from SGA. Please submit funding proposals by the Thursday before the...

University Center 126  

Wednesday, May 4

No-Study Zones in the Library

No-Study Zones in the Library 8:00am

Come take a break from studying for finals and relax in the library. The library will be hosting No-Study Zones and relaxation events the week before finals...

Kraemer Family Library / El Pomar Center, 2nd Floor in front of the Apse  
Bituminous exhibition

Bituminous exhibition 12:00pm

BITUMINOUS explores the history and issues related to coal consumption and production in the western United States through the work of four contemporary...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  
Cut the Crap, Get a Job!

Cut the Crap, Get a Job! 6:00pm

Wow, Dana doesn’t pull any punches. Dana understands what it’s like to go through a job search process. She understands that the stress levels created are...

Webinar  
Gary Vanyerchuk's Keys to Success

Gary Vanyerchuk's Keys to Success 6:30pm

Join us as we take on one of Gary Vaynerchuk's keys to success each week through activities and discussion. If you've missed the list of keys to success,...

OSB A327  
PJs & Pancakes

PJs & Pancakes 7:00pm

PJs & Pancakes are back again this semester! We will be serving out some hot-fresh-off the grill pancakes for everyone. We will be also be joined by the...

Kramer Library Lobby  
University Choir

University Choir 7:30pm

Please join us for the University Choir featuring students from MUS 1310, directed by Solveig Olsen.

Centennial Hall  

Thursday, May 5

No-Study Zones in the Library

No-Study Zones in the Library 8:00am

Come take a break from studying for finals and relax in the library. The library will be hosting No-Study Zones and relaxation events the week before finals...

Kraemer Family Library / El Pomar Center, 2nd Floor in front of the Apse  
Spring Performance Juries

Spring Performance Juries 9:00am

The Spring Performance Juries for Music Students.

University Hall, 168  
Bituminous exhibition

Bituminous exhibition 12:00pm

BITUMINOUS explores the history and issues related to coal consumption and production in the western United States through the work of four contemporary...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  
VAPA Art History Capstone Senior Presentations

VAPA Art History Capstone Senior Presentations 1:40pm

The VAPA Capstone in Art History proudly presents the work of this year’s students at the Heller Center, Main House, on Thursday 5 May, 2016, 1:40-4:20 PM....

Heller Center for Arts & Humanities, Main House  
IEEE BBQ

IEEE BBQ 3:00pm

This is pre-finals week stress reliever. It would be the Thursday before finals week, around 3:00. Members will bring food and drinks and we will grill a...

Engineering Building Lounge  
TEDxUCCS

TEDxUCCS 3:00pm

For our inaugural year, our theme is Flourish. But what does it mean to flourish? Speakers will present an expanse of ideas intended to inspire the...

Berger Hall, Berger Hall  
RESCHEDULED ChitChat: Lemurs + Local Music

RESCHEDULED ChitChat: Lemurs + Local Music 6:00pm

Krista Fish of the Anthropology Department at Colorado College will chat about Lemurs. Kate Perdoni from the band Eros and the Eschaton will talk about the...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  
Judicial Branch Meeting

Judicial Branch Meeting 7:30pm

Just before finals come to put us in to Dead Week, J-Board will adjourn for its final meeting of the semester, and set us up to reconvene in the Fall 2016!...

UC 102F  
SGA Senate Meeting

SGA Senate Meeting 7:30pm

Student Government Association is an organization that advocates for students and is in charge of distributing the Student Activities Fee ($300K) among...

University Center 303  
Alpine Field Kickaround

Alpine Field Kickaround 8:00pm

Pickup soccer games on Alpine Field! Open to students!

Alpine Parking Garage and Recreation Field  

Friday, May 6

No-Study Zones in the Library

No-Study Zones in the Library 8:00am

Come take a break from studying for finals and relax in the library. The library will be hosting No-Study Zones and relaxation events the week before finals...

Kraemer Family Library / El Pomar Center, 2nd Floor in front of the Apse  
Bituminous exhibition

Bituminous exhibition 12:00pm

BITUMINOUS explores the history and issues related to coal consumption and production in the western United States through the work of four contemporary...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  
Spring Performance Juries

Spring Performance Juries 12:00pm

The Spring Performance Juries for Music Students.

University Hall, 168  
Reception for Rex Welshon

Reception for Rex Welshon 2:00pm

At the end of the academic year, Rex Welshon will be stepping down as Senior Associate Dean. Please join us at a reception in honor of Rex’s 15 years of...

GOCA 1420 (Campus Gallery of Contemporary Art)  
School of Public Affairs Graduation Reception

School of Public Affairs Graduation Reception 5:30pm

The School of Public Affairs faculty and staff would like to celebrate the Bachelor of Arts - Criminal Justice, Master of Criminal Justice, and Master of...

Roaring Fork Dining Hall, Kettle Creek room 108  
"THE END OF THE BOOK" - Student Art Exhibition

"THE END OF THE BOOK" - Student Art... 6:00pm

VAPA Visual Art Instructor Stacy Platt's VA 4110: Advanced Photography class will be having an exhibition of their semester-long personal projects on display...

Mountain Fold Books  
Dinner Out on the Town: Panino's

Dinner Out on the Town: Panino's 6:00pm

Let's go out to dinner at Panino's! Be one of the first 20 students to RSVP to join us for free food and drinks at Panino's!* Weren't able to RSVP? No...

3015 New Center Point  
FRESH EYES - Art Show

FRESH EYES - Art Show 6:00pm

You are cordially invited to "Fresh Eyes," an interdisciplinary exhibition of student work (Biology 4040 & VAPA 1010) inspired by the hidden beauty in...

Heller Center for Arts & Humanities  
Open Mic and Poetry Slam: CUPSI vs. The Youth Team

Open Mic and Poetry Slam: CUPSI vs. The Youth Team 6:00pm

Join us for an inspiring night of poetry! A poetry open mic will be followed by an incredible featured poets and a poetry slam. Tonight's slam will be the...

Clyde's  
Jazz Ensemble

Jazz Ensemble 7:30pm

Please join us for the UCCS Jazz Ensemble featuring students from the MUS 2250 class. Directed by William Malone.

University Hall, 168  
The Bluffs Season 2

The Bluffs Season 2 7:30pm

For the past nine months students in the Digital Filmmaking Track of the Communication Dept. along with students from the music program and the theater...

Centennial Hall, Auditorium  

Saturday, May 7

BioBlitz

BioBlitz 9:00am

Explore urban ecology as part of the Colorado BioBlitz, an event in which teams of volunteer scientists, families, students, educators, and other community...

Catamount Institute - Sondermann Park  
Bituminous exhibition

Bituminous exhibition 12:00pm

BITUMINOUS explores the history and issues related to coal consumption and production in the western United States through the work of four contemporary...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  
Multicultural & Lavender Convocation

Multicultural & Lavender Convocation 2:00pm

A celebration of graduating students!

Upper Lodge  
VAPA Vocal Ensemble

VAPA Vocal Ensemble 7:30pm

Please join us for the VAPA Vocal Ensemble featuring students of MUS 2310, directed by Haleh Abghari.

Centennial Hall  

Sunday, May 8

Sunday Mass

Sunday Mass 12:30pm

There will be Catholic Mass every Sunday at the University Center in room 309 starting at 12:30. Come grow in Faith and Spirituality with fellow Mountain...

University Center Room 309  

Monday, May 9

Finals Survival Coffee

Finals Survival Coffee 8:00am

Join the Alumni & Friends Association to kick off finals week at the semi-annual Finals Survival Coffee! We'll be at a table outside Berger Hall with FREE...

University Center, Table outside Berger Hall  
Finals Week

Finals Week 8:00am

Locate the Spring 2016 Final Exam Schedule on the Course Information Center. Important: The final exam for each of your classes does not meet during its...

 
Ditch the Dumpster and Donate

Ditch the Dumpster and Donate 9:00am

Drop off any unwanted items at the Goodwill trucks during move-out instead of throwing them away! It helps reduce what UCCS sends to the landfill and...

Summit Village, Summit and Alpine Village  
Walk- in Advising

Walk- in Advising 9:00am

Walk-in advising is available to current students from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Academic advisors are unavailable during their lunch break from 1:00 pm to 2:00pm....

Main Hall, 208  

Tuesday, May 10

Finals Week

Finals Week 8:00am

Locate the Spring 2016 Final Exam Schedule on the Course Information Center. Important: The final exam for each of your classes does not meet during its...

 
Ditch the Dumpster and Donate

Ditch the Dumpster and Donate 9:00am

Drop off any unwanted items at the Goodwill trucks during move-out instead of throwing them away! It helps reduce what UCCS sends to the landfill and...

Summit Village, Summit and Alpine Village  
LAS Awards Ceremony

LAS Awards Ceremony 4:00pm

College of Letters, Arts & Sciences end of the year Awards Ceremony in honor of outstanding students, faculty and staff.

Berger Hall  

Wednesday, May 11

Finals Week

Finals Week 8:00am

Locate the Spring 2016 Final Exam Schedule on the Course Information Center. Important: The final exam for each of your classes does not meet during its...

 
Ditch the Dumpster and Donate

Ditch the Dumpster and Donate 9:00am

Drop off any unwanted items at the Goodwill trucks during move-out instead of throwing them away! It helps reduce what UCCS sends to the landfill and...

Summit Village, Summit and Alpine Village  
Bituminous exhibition

Bituminous exhibition 12:00pm

BITUMINOUS explores the history and issues related to coal consumption and production in the western United States through the work of four contemporary...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  
De-Stress in the Center

De-Stress in the Center 3:00pm

Join the LGBTRC for food, games, and socializing to unwind from studying.

LGBTRC  
Class of 2016 Grad Bash

Class of 2016 Grad Bash 5:30pm

Celebrate with FREE food, drinks, #UCCS2016 photo booth, and commemorative UCCS pint glass! Seniors, watch your email for registration info.

Berger Hall  
Harnessing the Power of Word of Mouth and Social Media

Harnessing the Power of Word of Mouth and... 6:00pm

According to Nielsen, 92 percent of consumers report that word of mouth (WOM) recommendations are the top reason consumers buy a product or service....

Webinar  

Thursday, May 12

Finals Week

Finals Week 8:00am

Locate the Spring 2016 Final Exam Schedule on the Course Information Center. Important: The final exam for each of your classes does not meet during its...

 
Ditch the Dumpster and Donate

Ditch the Dumpster and Donate 9:00am

Drop off any unwanted items at the Goodwill trucks during move-out instead of throwing them away! It helps reduce what UCCS sends to the landfill and...

Summit Village, Summit and Alpine Village  
Bituminous exhibition

Bituminous exhibition 12:00pm

BITUMINOUS explores the history and issues related to coal consumption and production in the western United States through the work of four contemporary...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  
Alpine Field Kickaround

Alpine Field Kickaround 8:00pm

Pickup soccer games on Alpine Field! Open to students!

Alpine Parking Garage and Recreation Field  

Friday, May 13

Ditch the Dumpster and Donate

Ditch the Dumpster and Donate 9:00am

Drop off any unwanted items at the Goodwill trucks during move-out instead of throwing them away! It helps reduce what UCCS sends to the landfill and...

Summit Village, Summit and Alpine Village  
Commencement: Morning Ceremony (College of Letters, Arts and Sciences only)

Commencement: Morning Ceremony (College of... 10:30am

Commencement Ceremony for spring 2016 graduates from the College of Letters, Arts and...

The BROADMOOR World Arena  
Bituminous exhibition

Bituminous exhibition 12:00pm

BITUMINOUS explores the history and issues related to coal consumption and production in the western United States through the work of four contemporary...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  
Commencement: Afternoon Ceremony

Commencement: Afternoon Ceremony 2:30pm

Commencement Ceremony for spring 2016 graduates from: Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health SciencesThe College of BusinessThe...

The BROADMOOR World Arena  

Saturday, May 14

Semester Ends (Main Campus)

Semester Ends (Main Campus)

Review your grades and other important account information within your myUCCS Portal. Transcript Requests

 
Ditch the Dumpster and Donate

Ditch the Dumpster and Donate 9:00am

Drop off any unwanted items at the Goodwill trucks during move-out instead of throwing them away! It helps reduce what UCCS sends to the landfill and...

Summit Village, Summit and Alpine Village  
Bituminous exhibition

Bituminous exhibition 12:00pm

BITUMINOUS explores the history and issues related to coal consumption and production in the western United States through the work of four contemporary...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  

Monday, May 16

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial...

Click here to search for pre-term courses. Course start, end, add, drop, and refund deadlines differ from full semester length courses. If you are...

 
Walk- in Advising

Walk- in Advising 9:00am

Walk-in advising is available to current students from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Academic advisors are unavailable during their lunch break from 1:00 pm to 2:00pm....

Main Hall, 208  

Tuesday, May 17

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial...

Click here to search for pre-term courses. Course start, end, add, drop, and refund deadlines differ from full semester length courses. If you are...

 
2016 KPWE Unstoppable Women's Luncheon

2016 KPWE Unstoppable Women's Luncheon 11:30am

Each year, more than 400 community supporters and business leaders attend UCCS's largest fundraising event, the Annual KPWE Unstoppable Women's Luncheon. The...

Gallogly Events Center  

Wednesday, May 18

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial...

Click here to search for pre-term courses. Course start, end, add, drop, and refund deadlines differ from full semester length courses. If you are...

 
Bituminous exhibition

Bituminous exhibition 12:00pm

BITUMINOUS explores the history and issues related to coal consumption and production in the western United States through the work of four contemporary...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  

Thursday, May 19

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial...

Click here to search for pre-term courses. Course start, end, add, drop, and refund deadlines differ from full semester length courses. If you are...

 
Bituminous exhibition

Bituminous exhibition 12:00pm

BITUMINOUS explores the history and issues related to coal consumption and production in the western United States through the work of four contemporary...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  

Friday, May 20

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial...

Click here to search for pre-term courses. Course start, end, add, drop, and refund deadlines differ from full semester length courses. If you are...

 
WFA- Wilderness First Aid

WFA- Wilderness First Aid

This course taught by the Wilderness Medicine Institute of NOLS will help you prepare for the unexpected backcountry. The fast-paced, hands-on training is...

Recreation Center, SOLE Office  
8th Annual Lifetime Entrepreneurship Award Luncheon

8th Annual Lifetime Entrepreneurship Award... 11:30am

Please join us as we celebrate the achievements of an outstanding couple in our community, Dr. and Mrs. Ed and Mary Osborne. Proceeds from this event fund...

Gallogly Events Center  
Bituminous exhibition

Bituminous exhibition 12:00pm

BITUMINOUS explores the history and issues related to coal consumption and production in the western United States through the work of four contemporary...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  
Tau Chi Meeting

Tau Chi Meeting 6:00pm

Monthly meeting of Tau Chi: Phi Alpha Theta at UCCS History honor society - you don't need to be a member to attend meetings! Usually the third Friday of...

Columbine 324  

Saturday, May 21

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial...

Click here to search for pre-term courses. Course start, end, add, drop, and refund deadlines differ from full semester length courses. If you are...

 
WFA- Wilderness First Aid

WFA- Wilderness First Aid

This course taught by the Wilderness Medicine Institute of NOLS will help you prepare for the unexpected backcountry. The fast-paced, hands-on training is...

Recreation Center, SOLE Office  
Bituminous exhibition

Bituminous exhibition 12:00pm

BITUMINOUS explores the history and issues related to coal consumption and production in the western United States through the work of four contemporary...

GOCA 121 (Downtown Gallery of Contemporary Art)  

Sunday, May 22

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial...

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Monday, May 23

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial...

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Walk- in Advising

Walk- in Advising 9:00am

Walk-in advising is available to current students from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Academic advisors are unavailable during their lunch break from 1:00 pm to 2:00pm....

Main Hall, 208  

Tuesday, May 24

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial...

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PWR! Parkinson Wellness Recovery

PWR! Parkinson Wellness Recovery 10:00am

What: Power Moves group exercise classes emphasize learning what “optimal function” feels like so you learn to move bigger and faster in your everyday life....

Lane Center for Academic Health Sciences  
Staff Association - Spring Luncheon

Staff Association - Spring Luncheon 11:30am

Thank you for all your hard work! This campus would not be a community without you. Come share a meal and help celebrate your fellow staff. Door...

Gallogly Events Center  

Wednesday, May 25

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial...

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Thursday, May 26

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial...

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PWR! Parkinson Wellness Recovery

PWR! Parkinson Wellness Recovery 10:00am

What: Power Moves group exercise classes emphasize learning what “optimal function” feels like so you learn to move bigger and faster in your everyday life....

Lane Center for Academic Health Sciences  
Detain the Strain:  How Physical Activity can Reduce Work Stress and Improve your Health

Detain the Strain: How Physical Activity can... 5:30pm

Presenter: Paige Whitney, MSc Are deadlines, meetings, emails, phone calls and/or co-workers stressing you out? Stress is complex and looks, sounds, and...

Lane Center for Academic Health Sciences, 120  
UCCS HealthCircle Community Health Education Series

UCCS HealthCircle Community Health Education... 5:30pm

Lecture on how exercise can mitgate your work stress and improve productivity

Lane Center for Academic Health Sciences, 120  

Friday, May 27

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

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Saturday, May 28

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Sunday, May 29

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Monday, May 30

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

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Walk- in Advising

Walk- in Advising 9:00am

Walk-in advising is available to current students from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Academic advisors are unavailable during their lunch break from 1:00 pm to 2:00pm....

Main Hall, 208  

Tuesday, May 31

Pre-Term Courses Begin (academic/financial deadlines vary)

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May 2016