Month: February 2016

Register for Summer Session 2016

A full slate of general education courses is available during Adams State University Summer Session 2016, allowing students to get ahead on required coursework. Eric Carpio, assistant vice president for Student Services, said summer financial aid is available to eligible students, including new high school graduates. On-campus housing will also be available at discounted rates […]

ASU Day at the Capitol

Nearly 100 people attended a reception for state legislators hosted by Adams State University at the Warwick Denver Hotel, February 18. In addition to legislators, Adams State alumni, faculty, and staff participated to share their "great stories" of Adams State. The following morning, February 19, several Adams State academic departments and student groups showcased their […]

Opera Colorado comes to Adams State on March 16 and March 17

Opera Colorado returns to the Adams State University campus with two productions. The Opera Colorado Young Artists will perform Hansel and Gretel at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 16; and Carmen at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 17, in Richardson Hall Auditorium. A Master Class with Opera Colorado will be held from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. […]

Guest Lecturer at Adams State will address Slut Shaming

In celebration of Women’s Week, the Adams State University Faculty Lecture Series welcomes guest lecturer and author Leora Tanenbuam. Her presentation, Slut Shaming in the Age of the Internet, begins at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 8, in the Art Building room 227. The lecture will include what it is like to grow up in a […]

Fighting flames at night and cracking books by day

Article by Maya Ramirez ’16 While it may not be uncommon for college students to pull an all-nighter – it isn’t usually because they are out saving structures and lives. Adams State University students Kevin Gutierrez, Edgar Morales, and Tyler Cerny manage a full-time class schedule and volunteer as firefighters. Gutierrez, a sophomore criminology major; […]

ASU Grizzly Club receives anonymous donation

Adams State University Executive Director of Alumni and Donor Relations Lori Laske presents Adams State Athletic Director Larry Mortensen a check from an anonymous donor during the Grizzly Club luncheon on February 24 at Hunan’s Chinese Restaurant. The money is restricted for student athlete travel. "This donor supports Adams State Athletics and understands the need […]

Adams State agribusiness students attend competition

Kole Kelley speaks at the Collegiate Farm Bureau finals about technology and agriculture. While only established in 2007, the Adams State University Agribusiness Program is making its mark nationally, and above such storied programs as Colorado State University and Oklahoma State. Last week at the American Farm Bureau Federation annual competition held in Kansas City, […]

ASU Annual Women’s Week begins March 4

Celebrating women – their accomplishments and continued struggles – the Third Annual Adams State University Women’s Week will be held from March 4 through March 11. Throughout the week Nielsen Library will host a book display on the second floor of the library and the Hatfield Gallery, located in the Art Building, will display the […]

Adams State online programs ranked among the best in Colorado

Adams State University’s Extended Studies program is ranked among "The Best Online Colleges in Colorado" by A leading resource for prospective students seeking a college or university degree, selected Adams State University based on several weighted factors, including academic excellence, course offerings, faculty strengths, and reputation, including reputation for online degree programs. ASU […]

ASU will celebrate International Women’s Day

Speaking on a variety of topics relevant to women and men in the twenty-first century, Adams State University students invite the public to celebrate International Women’s Day. Presentations and performances will be held from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 5, in McDaniel Hall 101. Schedule of Events: 10 a.m. Keynote Address10:30 a.m. […]