In “Western one of fastest growing small universities in the state,” reporter Katherine Nettles highlighted the fall 2018 freshman class—Western’s largest in a decade—in the Jan. 2 edition of the Crested Butte News. Nettles also illustrated how in the past five years Western has seen “the highest percentage increase in the state of full-time enrollment outside of the CU system.”
Also featured in the report:
- New partnership program with the University of Colorado Boulder at the new Paul M. Rady School of Computer Science & Engineering
- New Outdoor Industry MBA program
- New School of Environment & Sustainability
- New Master of Science in Ecology program
- Improvement plans for the Ohio Avenue corridor between campus and downtown
For the full story, including comments from Western President Greg Salsbury, visit crestedbuttenews.com.