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WSCU’s Spirit Committee has organized Mountaineer Fridays to help spread the Mountaineer Spirit. It doesn’t take a lot of your time or money. All faculty, staff, students, and administration are encouraged to participate by wearing their WSCU gear (or even just red) every Friday throughout this spring semester (starting this Friday, Jan. 18th).
GUNNISON, CO — Interested in being an actor? Want to appear on the big screen? Open film auditions will be held Monday evening, January 28th, 7:00-8:30 P.M., in the Western State Colorado University (WSCU) Studio Theatre in Taylor Hall for student productions. All interested actors are welcome at this casting call.
WSCU was recently ranked as one of the Top 10 Colleges for Mountain Bikers by Mountain Bike Action Magazine.
There's something special about Winter at WSCU. Sure, it's chilly, but classes on campus are warm and small and there is no shortage of activities to pursue outside of class.
(From the Gunnison Country Times) - It is a long journey from Gunnison to Kalskag, Alaska. It’s also no short trek from being a student of education at Western State Colorado University (WSCU) to becoming Alaska Middle School Principal of the Year. For WSCU graduate Greg Wohlman, these two journeys were one.
GUNNISON, Colo. – Governor John Hickenlooper has announced 2 appointments to the Western State Colorado University Board of Trustees. The Board of Trustees for WSCU makes policy for the school and oversees its operations.
GUNNISON, Colo. – Western State Colorado University Athletic Director Dr. Greg Waggoner is excited to announce the hiring of Jason Carmichael as the next Associate Athletic Director for Internal Operations and Compliance. Carmichael will begin his duties on Feb. 1.
GUNNISON, Colo. – On a cold weekday evening, while flakes flew outside, a holiday fiesta was underway at WSCU’s University Center in Gunnison last week. Mexican food was on the menu and, lining a long wall behind a Christmas tree, dozens of gifts were stacked in a long row.
By Laura Anderson, Gunnison Country Times (November 29, 2012) — Provide aid for Hurricane Sandy relief
By Laura Anderson, Gunnison Country Times (November 8, 2012) — Campus involvement not to go unnoticed
Center consultants facilitated over $5.5 million in local capital formation and helped create and retain over 280 jobs in FY12
By Matt Smith, Gunnison Country Times (Oct. 18, 2012) — Collegiate swimming returns to WSCU
Join Peak Production for performances of "Becky Shaw" on Oct. 25-27 and Nov. 1-3 at 7:30 p.m. in the WSCU Studio Theater in Taylor Hall.
Western State Colorado University faculty presented their recent grant-funded research at a symposium on Oct. 4, sponsored by the Office of Sponsored Programs and Grants.
It's not too late to celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept. 15 through Oct. 15.
Sept. 27, 2012 (By Laura Anderson, "Gunnison Country Times") — Anthology part of publishing certificate program
By Tonya VanHee, WSCU Alumni Director — The Piquette family, which has graduated 22 WSCU alum, will be named this year's Honorary Family during a new Homecoming event
The 23rd Annual Headwaters Conference "Beyond 'Both Sides': Unexpected Partnerships in the Headwaters" will be held Sept. 21 through 23 on the campus of Western State Colorado University (WSCU).
Aug. 18, 2012 (By Laura Anderson, "Gunnison Country Times") — The University reports the second highest number of degrees awarded in the state.
(Aug. 1, 2012) – The new school year will bring with it a new name for Western State College of Colorado as the 101-year-old institution officially becomes Western State Colorado University.