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Jan. 26, 2010 -- P2 Energy Solutions has awarded a $578,000 in-kind contribution to the Professional Land and Resource Management (PLRM) program of Western State College of Colorado (WSC).
Western State College of Colorado (WSC) is sponsoring the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program to assist taxpayers with completing and filing their federal and state income tax returns.
Jan. 10, 2011 – Western State College of Colorado (WSC) is mourning the loss of Ken MacLennan, a former student-athlete, coach, faculty member and administrator who passed away over the weekend.
Jan. 7, 2010 -- In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the Black Student Alliance at Western State College of Colorado (WSC) is hosting speaker Harold Fields, who will address the “unfinished business of Dr. King.”
Jan. 6, 2011 (by Chris Dickey, "Gunnison Country Times") -- Raising money was one of the aspects of the job that Jay Helman said most worried him when he became president of Western State College in Feb. 2002, primarily because he had such little experience in that arena.
Dec. 21, 2010 -- It’s another cold Monday night in Gunnison, as adults and children step into the lighted warmth of the Gunnison Community School, shuck off coats and gloves, and sign in for evening English classes through the Gunnison Literacy Action Program.
This year’s Western State College Winter Commencement student speaker is Chandra Sheridan, a non-traditional student who has worked and raised a family (Paden, 3 years old, and Lilian, 3 months old) while earning straight A’s and completing her degree in business administration in 4 ½ years. As an environmental studies minor, Sheridan discovered her passion for sustainability and plans to remain in Gunnison and work on environmental initiatives with the community.
Western State College of Colorado (WSC) will confer bachelor’s degrees to 75 students participating in its 2010 Winter Commencement on Saturday, Dec. 18.
Dec. 3, 2010 -- Western State College of Colorado (WSC) students from the Narrative Production class will screen their short films at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 9 at the Prosser Theater in the College Center. Admission is free.
Dec. 2, 2010 -- The Western State College of Colorado (WSC) music ensembles will hold their final performances of the year on Dec. 2 and 7.
Dec. 2, 2010 -- Western State College of Colorado (WSC) students present, "Booked: From Page to Stage," an evening of adapted-for-the-stage short stories on Friday, Dec. 3 and Saturday, Dec. 4.
Nov. 23, 2010 -- The final Western State College of Coloraod (WSC) student recital of the semester will be at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 30. Students from all studios will be performing.
Nov. 17, 2010 -- On Thursday, Nov. 18 the WSC Jazz Ensembles will perform under the direction of Robert Barrett at 7:30 p.m. in the Quigley Recital Hall.
Nov. 11, 2010 -- Central City Opera (CCO) and University of Colorado (CU) Opera will perform at Western State College of Colorado (WSC) on Thursday, Nov. 11. The performance starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Quigley Recital Hall. It is free and open to the public.
WSC Presents the 21st Annual Headwaters Conference, Nov. 12-14; A Resilient Headwaters: Skills for Re-Inhabiting Places
Nov. 1, 2010 -- At the 21st Annual Headwaters Conference hosted by Western State College of Colorado (WSC), speakers and participants will explore ways to maintain a resilient Headwaters region.
Oct. 20, 2010 -- Western State College of Colorado presents “An Evening with David Whyte,” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 11 at the Prosser Theater in the College Center. This event is free and open to the public.
Oct. 20, 2010 -- The WSC Jazz Ensemble and WSC Symphony Band will share a concert at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 21 at the Gunnison High School.
Oct. 1, 2010 -- Although he has charted his own course, sculptor Joshua Tobey ultimately has followed in his father’s footsteps, though not by intention.
Sept. 26, 2010 -- Western State College of Colorado (WSC) celebrated the LEED Gold certification of Kelley Hall at a dedication ceremony on Sept. 24.
Lost, and then Found, in the Rubble: Taylor Hall renovations unearth some interesting historical finds
Sept. 23, 2010 (by Matt Smith, Gunnison Country Times) -- About eight weeks ago construction crews stumbled upon an old Hershey’s candy bar wrapper while working on renovations to Taylor Hall on the Western State campus.