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Adams State offers listening classes

Adams State offers the following types of continuing education courses: Listening Classes, Art Studio Classes and Applied Music Classes. Continue Reading…

Robinson receives Exemplary Faculty award

Dr. Tracey Robinson, professor of human performance and physical education, was honored with the Exemplary Faculty Award for the 2016-17 academic year. Continue Reading…

The Adams State Faculty Lecture will address rape culture

"Our Rape Culture: How we all help create it" is the topic of Adams State University's next Faculty Lecture, to be presented at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 3, in McDaniel Hall room 101. Continue Reading…

ASU student documentary explores food insecurity

The documentary A Meal Out of Reach, produced by Adams State University students, will be premiered during Hunger Education Week, Monday, April 24, at 7 p.m. in McDaniel Hall room 101. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives National Science Foundation grant

Developing virtual classrooms that expand course choices for students is the goal of a new National Science Foundation (NSF) grant recently awarded to Adams State University. Continue Reading…

Adams State announces staff for NSF ADVANCE grant project

Funded by a $249,571 grant through the National Science Foundation's ADVANCE IT-Catalyst program, the project aims to increase diversity and gender equity among Adams State's faculty. Continue Reading…

Applications due for Adams State Summer High School Robotics Apprenticeship

Interested high school students must apply for the apprenticeships by February 28, 2017. Continue Reading…

Adams State Hall of Research opens Feb. 1

Campus and community members are invited to attend an opening ceremony for the hall, Wednesday, February 1, at 10 a.m. on the first floor of McDaniel on First St. Continue Reading…

Adams State's SLV Cultural Commissions to be premiered at CMEA convention

Internationally renowned composer Dr. Jack Stamp will conduct the Adams State Winds & Percussion Ensemble when it performs his piece San Luis Snapshots at the Colo. Music Educators Assoc. convention. Continue Reading…

Dr. Penny Sanders named Adams State Asst. VP

An associate professor of counselor education at Adams State since 2013, Sanders will head the university's new Office for Graduate Studies. Continue Reading…

Adams State moves forward in preparing students

“The Adams Outcomes will give the Pathways Project more direction as we can now begin aligning and sequencing relevant and meaningful student experiences while at ASU,” Schell said. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives NSF grant to advance women faculty in the sciences

The resulting plan will include strategies to improve the recruitment, retention, and advancement of women faculty, and in particular of Latinas. Continue Reading…

Adams State & Trinidad State announce new transfer agreements

Students who complete an AAS in Cosmetology, Diesel Technology, Gunsmithing, and Massage Therapy are eligible. Continue Reading…

Adams State's Boettcher Teacher Residency program awards licensure

Nearly all of the Boettcher residents have secured teaching positions beginning next fall. Continue Reading…

Adams State joins Daniels Fund and UCCS in program to enhance ethics education

"This added focus will provide continuity for students and help them prioritize those considerations when they enter their careeers." Continue Reading…

Adams State commencement speaker calls grads to the table

Adams State awarded 362 degrees at its spring commencement ceremony, including 271 bachelor's degrees and 91 associate's degrees. Continue Reading…

Adams State selected for program to award Pell grants to dual-enrollment H.S. students

"This will allow us to reach Pell eligible students who otherwise would be unable to come to campus." Continue Reading…

Adams State to create Office of Graduate Studies

The goal of the Office for Graduate Studies is to enhance support for graduate students both on-campus and at a distance. Continue Reading…

ASU Trustees approve new master's program in English

The program is geared to middle and high school English teachers Continue Reading…

Adams State Alumnus Gomez will address spring undergraduates

Gomez previously served as vice president for Academic Affairs and Provost at New Mexico Highlands University in Las Vegas, New Mexico. Continue Reading…

Adams State students complete scholarly work

"The dedicated mentorship of professors and staff helps our students succeed and makes Adams State University a very special place." Continue Reading…

Adams State PBL heads to Nat'l Leadership Conference

Adams State's Chance Padilla was elected PBL State President. Continue Reading…

Adams State introduces M.S. in Applied Sport Psychology

Beginning with the fall 2016 semester, this 36-credit hour program will be offered on campus, allowing students to gain mentoring and applied experience. Continue Reading…

Adams State Trustees award faculty tenure, promotions, and sabbaticals

Four Adams State University faculty members were granted tenure April 8, as approved by the university's Board of Trustees. Seven faculty were promoted in rank. Continue Reading…

ASU Trustees reappoint President McClure for three more years

The Board of Trustees for Adams State University voted unanimously to renew President Beverlee J. McClure's contract for the next three years. Continue Reading…

Adams State Guaranteed Tuition begins this fall

All undergraduate students enrolled on-campus are guaranteed no tuition increases through their fourth consecutive academic year of enrollment. The Guarantee is available to in-state and out-of-state Continue Reading…

El Pomar offers scholarship for health professionals: April 1 deadline

Colorado's El Pomar Foundation invites applications for its Health Professions Scholarship, which is valued at up to $15,000 a year. The application deadline is April 1, 2016. Continue Reading…

Summer's Coming - Register for Classes

A full slate of general education courses is available during Adams State University Summer Session 2016, allowing students to get ahead on required coursework. Continue Reading…

Adams State online programs ranked among the best in Colorado

ASU Extended Studies offers online 6 associate's degree programs, 18 bachelor's degree programs, and 8 master's degree programs. Continue Reading…

Adams State announces creation of Salazar Rio Grande del Norte Center

The center will house artifacts that reflect the rich history and archaeology of the Rio Grande in Colorado. Internships in the center will be available to students in many disciplines. Continue Reading…