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March 30, 2012 -- Leith Sharp, a leader in sustainability initiatives, will present the keynote address at the 16th Annual Environmental Spring Symposium at Western State College of Colorado (WSC), which will be held from April 3 to 5 at the WSC College Center Ballroom. The symposium’s theme is, "Forging a Post-carbon Future: Individual Roles and Institutional Responsibility.”
A Match Made on the Mountain: WSC students team with Adaptive Sports in helping 'Powder Posse' take to the slopes
March 15, 2012 (by Laura Anderson, "Gunnison Country Times") -- It was a warm, sunny morning as Corey Clawson and Joey Carpenter waited for the bus to Mt. Crested Butte, skis in hand, last Wednesday. This is not an uncommon sight along the streets of Gunnison, but what was unlikely about this pair was with whom they were preparing to spend the day on the slopes.
March 16, 2012 -- At its regular meeting on March 16, the Western State College of Colorado (WSC) Board of Trustees unanimously approved a motion to change the name of the institution to Western State Colorado University.
March 12, 2012 -- National Poetry Slam Champion Ken Arkind will perform at Western State College of Colorado (WSC) at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 15 in the Taylor Auditorium.
March 6, 2012 -- Marc Romero, former US Disabled Ski Team member, will present a talk about adaptive sports on Wednesday, March 14 at Western State College of Colorado (WSC).
March 1, 2012 -- Peak Productions at Western State College of Colorado (WSC) presents Paula Vogel’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play, "How I Learned to Drive,"directed by WSC alumna Heather Nicoloson. Performances will be held at 7:30 on March 1 to 3 and 8 to 10 in the Studio Theatre of Taylor Hall.
Feb. 22, 2012 -- The 60th Annual Firemen’s Concert Series will begin on Thursday, Feb. 23 at 7:30 p.m. The Host Night Gala Concert will feature the Western State College of Colorado (WSC) Symphony Band, conducted by John Wacker and the WSC Modern Jazz Combo, directed by Robert Barrett.
Feb. 22, 2012 -- Western State College of Colorado (WSC) Career Services is hosting a Professional Career, Job and Internship Fair from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 8 at the College Center Ballroom. The fair is free and open to the public.
Feb. 22, 2012 -- The Western State College (WSC) Foundation has committed $25,000 for Western to become the title sponsor of the Gunnison Stage Start of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge (UPCC).
Feb. 21, 2012 -- The Western State College of Colorado (WSC) Politics Club is hosting an education forum with Reps. Millie Hamner and Roger Wilson and Sen. Gail Schwartz on Saturday, Feb. 25. The forum will begin at 11 a.m. at the Aspinall-Wilson Center on the WSC campus.
Feb. 14, 2012 -- Western State College of Colorado (WSC) has compiled the results from a public, online survey containing proposed new names for the institution.
Feb. 14, 2012 -- Western State College of Colorado (WSC) is participating in the 2012 RecycleMania Tournament.
Feb. 2, 2012 -- Barry Clifford, a Western State College of Colorado (WSC) alumnus who discovered the first fully authenticated pirate ship, will share his high seas adventures during a free presentation on Tuesday, Feb. 7 at the college.
Feb. 2, 2012 -- A world-class exhibit of South African artwork is now on display at Western State College of Colorado (WSC) thanks to a generous donation by Gunnison residents Enid and Paul Holden.
Feb. 2, 2012 -- The family of the late Edward Weismiller has donated more than 170 publications from Weismiller’s personal library to Western State College of Colorado (WSC).
Jan. 25, 2012 -- The Business, Accounting and Economics Department at 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. 25, 2012 -- Gunnison Energy Corporation (GEC) has established a scholarship at Western State College of Colorado (WSC) for local high school students enrolling in the Professional Land and Resource Management (PLRM) program.
Jan. 23, 2012 -- The Western State College of Colorado (WSC) Music Department will begin the spring 2012 concert series with two performances by the clarinet-violin-piano ensemble, Zodiac Trio.
Jan. 17, 2012 -- Gregory D. Hager, professor and chair of computer science at Johns Hopkins University, present a talk on robotics at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 23 in the North Ballroom of the College Center at Western State College of Colorado (WSC).
Jan. 17, 2012 -- Internationally recognized trumpet player Keith Johnson will present a free brass masterclass at Western State College of Colorado (WSC) at 1 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 20., in the Quigley Recital Hall.