Diversity at Adams State

Special Olympics Basketball Showcase is April 7

This program gives local athletes with special needs opportunities to compete and practice in sports with each other and with non-disabled peers. Continue Reading…

Hafer is keynote speaker at Adams State Veterans annual banquet

"Black Rifle Coffee is quite literally the combination of my two favorite passions. I take pride in the coffee we roast, the veterans we employ and the causes we support." Continue Reading…

Cesar Chavez celebration keynote speaker is Maurice Jourdane

. The short hoe, known by Hispanic farm workers as el cortito (the short one), was the cause of severe and permanent crippling of hundreds of thousands of field laborers. Continue Reading…

Teacher Education offers opportunity for SLV Teachers

Those completing all 10 credits will obtain a STEM certificate of completion from Adams State University. Continue Reading…

Adams State Band Concert is March 9

“Each of these works were inspired and influenced by the culture, geography, and people of the San Luis Valley,” said Dr. Angela Winter, band director. Continue Reading…

ASU STEM Saturdays has updated schedule

Water is one of the most common substances on earth, but without it, life would not exist. Continue Reading…

Irish band, Colcannon, will perform on Adams State campus

Timeless songs and great musicianship transport the audience to another time and place. Continue Reading…

Her Voice Uplifted Concert is March 7

The performance will include works by Schumann, Chaminade, Boulanger, Higdon, Brandon, Matsushima, and Beglarian. Continue Reading…

CANCELED Mariane Pearl lecture at Adams State

The Mariane Pearl lecture has been CANCELED. Continue Reading…

ASU will celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8

All International Women’s Day events are free and open to the public. Continue Reading…

2017 Adams State Mariachi Concert is March 4

The concert will showcase Mariachi Corazon del Valle, the Adams State mariachi group; Mariachi San Luis, from San Luis, Colo.; and Mariachi Tigre and Mariachi Tigritos, both from Taos, NM. Continue Reading…

ASU Annual Women’s Week includes Women + Film Festival on March 4

Films include A Ballerina’s Tale, The Babuschkas of Chernobyl, and Love Between the Covers. 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…

ASU Annual Women’s Week begins March 4

Celebrating women – their accomplishments and continued struggles - the Fourth Annual Adams State University Women’s Week will be held from March 4 through March 10. Continue Reading…

Adams State will recognize Black History Month

A longtime activist and educator, Trip is currently professor of African American Studies at St. Cloud State University. 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…

Adams State will celebrate Martin Luther King

Williams is an education activist and noted scholar about the Civil Rights and Black Power movements. Continue Reading…

Community "adopts" Migrant Education families

"I was overwhelmed by the generosity of the community. Support more than doubled from last year," said Esmeralda Martinez, director of SLV Migrant Education. Continue Reading…

Adams State graduate finds passion in teaching

“As a teacher, you plant seeds of knowledge and with these seeds you create our future leaders, architects, scientists, lawyers, doctors, etcetera." Continue Reading…

National Center to address needs of underserved students

The three-day conference concluded with the signing of a draft Declaration on the Rights of Historically Underserved Students. Continue Reading…

Madera Wind Quintet will perform on Nov. 16

All proceeds go to The Ethos Project: Exploring Equity Through Music. Continue Reading…

Adams State Spanish Club will host Day of the Dead celebration

This year’s event is free and open to the public and will include traditional food tasting, mariachi, dances, sugar skull decorations, paper flower making, face painting, and more. Continue Reading…

Biology students spend the summer in career-related internships

“In the field of wildlife biology experience is a very important aspect when seeking a career.” Continue Reading…

Adams State to honor Joe Garcia with the Billy Adams Award

“I know that there is talent in every corner of our state, and that it is our shared obligation and in our mutual interest to develop the potential of all of our residents.” Continue Reading…

Local authors invited to Holiday Book Fair

Authors will have the opportunity to sell as many of their books as they wish. Continue Reading…

CASA closes HSI Week with a bang

Her speech was followed by Bertha Garcia, the same amazing woman that stood at the mouth of the horno to deliver the hand-kneaded dough into the clay oven to bake. Continue Reading…

Adams State will celebrate Gender and Sexuality Week

Adams State University has planned events for the week of October 10 through October 14 to celebrate Gender and Sexuality Week. Events are free and open to the public. Continue Reading…

The student becomes the teacher who continues to inspire

“My favorite part of teaching is sharing what I love with future artists and investing in the future I want to have with them,” Garcia said. Continue Reading…

ASU Lifeways presents a water panel discussion

Please plan to attend this lecture and gain insights from the perspectives of a rancher, an acequia association leader, and the former Colorado Water Congress president. Continue Reading…

From the Andes to the Amazon

“It seemed no matter how far we traveled outside of the old Inca capitol of Cuzco we would see those terraces carved into the mountain sides all along the route.” Continue Reading…