Month: August 2015

CASA holds dinner for Student Orientation

By Pauline Victoria Martinez Photo by James Abbott, the Cultural Awareness and Student Achievement Center makes good use of the horno, cooking for students during New Student Orientation. This is the first year the Cultural Awareness and Student Achievement (CASA) center at Adams State University hosted a dinner for new commuter and international students. The […]

Adams State Psych Dept. participates in international collaborative study

Students and faculty in Adams State University’s Psychology Department, along with 261 co-authors, had their findings on the reproducibility of psychological science published in the journal Science. Launched nearly four years ago, the Reproducibility Project: Psychology has produced the most comprehensive investigation ever done about the rate and predictors of reproducibility in a field of […]

Test your fitness level at the ASU Human Performance Lab

The Adams State University Human Performance and Physical Education Department (HPPE) continues to offer the community a variety of affordable fitness tests. Testing will be located in the Human Performance Lab room 106, located in the East Campus Building. Dr. Tracey Robinson, professor of HPPE, and graduate assistants Dustin Oranchuk and Alexandra Cooper will conduct […]

ASU Police seek hit and run vehicle

The Adams State University Police Department is seeking information about a car and driver who fled the scene of an accident on August 21, according to Paul Grohowski, ASU Chief of Police. He said the vehicle is believed to be a sunburst orange colored Chevy Cobalt or Pontiac G5. "At approximately 3:19 p.m. on August […]

The Adams State Business School BFF introduces new students to program

Incoming freshman business majors receive motivational encouragement from their faculty and tips for success in their classes, on campus, and in the community. Most of the 76 new Adams State University business students came for the pizza, to meet each other and their business faculty, and the chance to win a tablet, mini-fridge, $100 tuition […]

Community welcome to Ribbon Cutting for Richardson Hall

Adams State University invites community members to help celebrate the grand re-opening of historic Richardson Hall, which was recently renovated through state capital construction funds. The ribbon cutting event begins at 4 p.m., Tuesday, September 8, in front of Richardson Hall’s east entrance. "Richardson Hall is once again a showpiece of the campus," said Adam […]

BOUNCE to open in the Cloyde Snook Gallery

The Adams State University Cloyde Snook Gallery begins the fall 2015 semester with an exhibit by art faculty. "BOUNCE" opens August 31 and continues through September 24. An opening reception is scheduled from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Thursday, September 3, in the Art Building. Faculty represented in the show includes Roger Eriksen, Fransisco Gonzalez, […]

The Adams State Last Lecture is September 9

Retired from the military and current English instructor David Wreford, along with Dr. Nick Saenz, assistant professor of history, will present during the 2015 Last Lecture. The event begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, in McDaniel Hall room 101. The discussion is free and open to the public. Free refreshments will be served. Wreford, […]

Premier of “Fractal Explorations” is August 29 at Zacheis Planetarium

Pictured, an example of a fractal. The Adams State University Zacheis Planetarium will premiere a free movie, “Fractal Explorations,” Saturday, August 29. Dr. Robert Astalos, professor of physics and director of the planetarium, recently published the full-dome movie and is releasing the show across the nation to planetariums. Show times are at 7 p.m., 7:45 […]