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November 2017

Bringing galaxies to the Grand Valley

Colorado Mesa, the U.S. Air Force and a local property owner are joining forces to bring the stars a little closer to the Grand Valley. “We will have one of the better, research-grade telescopes in Colorado, period,” said ...

Raising rank and funds

The CMU hockey team is putting in work on and off the ice. The team is ranked sixth in the country in its division of almost 300 teams. As the team rises in national stature, it continues to nurture its community connections. Most recently, the ...

Creative works and performance pieces highlighted in third author showcase

Detailed porcelain celadon sculptures, wood block prints featuring typeface from 1838 and an instrumental jazz piece reminiscent of falling leaves were just a few of the works on display at the most recent CMU Author Showcase. This is the third ...

CMU, MCSD join forces to support post-secondary advancement for local students

Colorado Mesa University is expanding its efforts to increase the number of Western Slope students who further their educations after high school. Starting in January, CMU will have a college-career advisor in Montrose and Olathe high schools and ...

International graphic designers to speak at local poster event

The Colorado Mesa University Art & Design Department and the Western Colorado Center for the Arts present the 2017 co2 Poster Biennial, an exhibit of diverse graphic design from around the globe. Students in Mesa Emerging Designers, ...

CMU presents annual holiday choral concert

Colorado Mesa's vocal ensembles will present their annual concert on Tuesday, December 5, at 7:30pm in the Love Recital Hall in the Moss Performing Arts Center. Vocal Chords, the vocal jazz ensemble, will open the concert with ...

Alumni success and growing the Maverick family

Alumni are finding themselves in a wide range of careers and two new initiatives aim to share their success stories with prospective undergraduates and urge students to prepare for their future at Colorado Mesa University. Each week, recent ...

Fulbright Specialist returns to CMU

Dr. Cynthia Pemberton, vice president for academic affairs, spent last month working halfway around the world as a U.S. Fulbright Specialist at the Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST) located in the Kingdom of Jordan. The Fulbright ...

Higher Learning Commission visit

A team from peer institutions representing the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association will be at Colorado Mesa University Nov. 6-7 for a site visit as part of the process through which the university’s accreditation ...