UCCS scores top 50 ranking for women in STEM

The College Database recently ranked UCCS one of the top 50 colleges in the nation for advancing women in science, technology, engineering and math. Among public and private universities, UCCS ranked 50th for the number of women enrolled in STEM programs by the San Francisco-based College Database. UCCS and CU Denver were the only Colorado universities […]

AFA ranked No. 1 undergrad by National Science Foundation

The Air Force Academy has done it again. The school has been named the No. 1 undergraduate research and development school by the National Science Foundation. The new list ranks all schools – graduate and undergraduate – and overall, the AFA comes in at 168 overall, moving up from 175th place last year. The Air […]

UCCS, UC Irvine researchers win grant to study disaster-communication

Faculty researchers at University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and the University of California Irvine have received a $750,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to study the effects of using online informal communication during disasters. The universities will create Project Hazards, Emergency Response and Online Information Communication, or HEROIC, to understand the role and effectiveness of […]