Diversity at Adams State

Adams State celebrates HSI Week

“The events raise awareness and helps build and promote campus-community partnerships.” Continue Reading…

Adams State named Top Adventure School

“What I really love is that ASAP is based on building ourselves to become better people.” Continue Reading…

Donation from ASU Athletics & Chili's helps nursing students take medical mission to Honduras

"...We cannot thank our generous community enough for all their help in getting us there." said Kristina Cook, nursing administrative assistant. Continue Reading…

Adams State “Stands Strong” into the coming year

“In marking the one year anniversary of the Supreme Court’s ruling and our endeavor, we reaffirm our commitment to Standing Strong for equality and against all forms of inequity in our society.” Continue Reading…

Trustees committed to Adams State success

“Both of these new trustees bring very relevant experiences to Adams State that both complement our mission and will further our success,” said Adams State President Beverlee J. McClure. Continue Reading…

ASU Summer STEM Academy welcomes high school students

“I love meeting new kids and getting the feel of the college atmosphere and expectations.” Continue Reading…

Salazar Rio Grande del Norte Center Ribbon Cutting is June 24

Among Emma and Henry Salazar's children is former U.S. Secretary of the Interior, Ken Salazar. Continue Reading…

Adams State Theatre Department set stage for DiSanti

“I've worked in Hungary, Slovenia, Italy, Scotland, Germany, Russia, Israel and other places I'm sure I am forgetting,” DiSanti said. Continue Reading…

Circle of Hope and Healing shares diversity

As more than 50 formed a circle amidst rainbow flags and ribbons; prayers and observances were spoken in three languages to mourn the loss of lives in Orlando, Florida, and to begin mending the hurt. Continue Reading…

All welcome to attend “SLV Standing Strong for Orlando” tonight

"SLV Standing Strong with Orlando” will be held Monday, June 13, from 8-9 p.m. in Alamosa’s Centennial Park, Main St. & State. Continue Reading…

Indian Nickel will perform at Hispanic Rural Heroes Salute on June 25

The inaugural Hispanic Rural Heroes Salute will honor the contributions of Hispanics in Rio Grande County. Continue Reading…

Special Olympics Torch Run raises $4,200

"The funds will support travel for local Special Olympics to the state games." Continue Reading…

Adams State's Boettcher Teacher Residency program awards licensure

Nearly all of the Boettcher residents have secured teaching positions beginning next fall. Continue Reading…

Adams State hosts Ortega Middle School students

"I think that this event was a great opportunity for students to engage with local heritage, Saenz said. Continue Reading…

The Power of the Hispanic Voice: Dolores Huerta talks with ASU about rural issues

Dr. Dolores Huerta was essentially Cesar Chavez’s right hand woman during the Chicano Movement for farm worker’s rights. Continue Reading…

Singapore to San Luis Valley

“I chose to finish my final year on campus itself,” Shepherdson said. Continue Reading…

Adams State selected for program to award Pell grants to dual-enrollment H.S. students

"This will allow us to reach Pell eligible students who otherwise would be unable to come to campus." Continue Reading…

ASU Extended Studies Program graduates find success in STEM field

“The ASU Extended Studies program prepared me for success in my current field because I was able to take more STEM courses that help me with training educators on NASA resources,” Chambers said. Continue Reading…

Adams State Alumnus Gomez will address spring undergraduates

Gomez previously served as vice president for Academic Affairs and Provost at New Mexico Highlands University in Las Vegas, New Mexico. Continue Reading…

Adams State students complete scholarly work

"The dedicated mentorship of professors and staff helps our students succeed and makes Adams State University a very special place." Continue Reading…

Law Enforcement Torch Run raises $2,500 for Special Olympics

"One-hundred campus and community members joined us, and we raised $1,000 more than last year." Continue Reading…

Lifeways Lecture series presents Ben Waddell

However, a closer look at southern Colorado reveals that deep seeded discrimination has played a particularly pernicious role in the undoing of what were once thriving communities. Continue Reading…

Adams State will host Skype session with Dolores Huerta

At 83, Dolores Huerta continues to work tirelessly developing leaders and advocating for the working poor, women, and children. Continue Reading…

Adams State presents ETC Awards

“There could be no finer tribute to our daughter, Erin, than supporting others in doing what she so loved.” Continue Reading…

Valdez recognized for outstanding achievement

“Upward Bound recognizes a student’s ability to do well – the goal is to direct that potential toward success,” Valdez said. Continue Reading…

Adams State Pan American Day releases results

Rayas Solís appreciates the help received from Adams State Spanish students, faculty, and staff, and members of the SLV community; many who volunteered to judge the simultaneous competitions. Continue Reading…

Adams State PBL heads to Nat'l Leadership Conference

Adams State's Chance Padilla was elected PBL State President. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives State Historical Fund grant to preserve Marvel House exterior

Constructed in 1932, the structure is included in the City of Alamosa Historic Registry. Continue Reading…

Adams State Trustees award faculty tenure, promotions, and sabbaticals

Four Adams State University faculty members were granted tenure April 8, as approved by the university's Board of Trustees. Seven faculty were promoted in rank. Continue Reading…