Diversity at Adams State

Adams State will host a Spanish Film Festival in September

Celebrating the New Wave of Ibero American Cinema, Adams State University will host a Spanish Film Festival in September. Continue Reading…

CASA holds dinner for Student Orientation

Oneyda Maestas, the director of the center, seeks to make it “a house that feels like home.” Continue Reading…

The Adams State Last Lecture is September 9

“People don't seem to think so anymore, but I believe that integrity still matters. Whether people are guided by religion or humanism, integrity is a goal worth pursuing..." Continue Reading…

“Premio Hilos Culturales” Awards will honor folk artists

Award recipients will include Jenny Wells Vincent, San Cristóbal, N.M.; Frank McCulloch, Albuquerque, N.M.; and San Luis Valley musician, Andy Manzanares, Los Fuertes. Continue Reading…

Adams State hosts Migrant STEM Academy

“These students were exceptional, so respectful and open to learning STEM content.” Continue Reading…

Hilos Culturales announces evening Fandango and award recipients

The Fandango engages the entire family in “La Marcha de los Novios” – Wedding March, Valses – waltzes, polcas – polkas and “Baile de la Escoba” – the Broom Dance. Continue Reading…

Hilos Culturales features cultural experts

Los Comanches de la Serna, a group of singers and dancers from Ranchos de Taos, N.M., is directed by Francisco Gonzales. Continue Reading…

Hilos Culturales Summer Institute invites community to evening events

Distinguished cultural experts will share their expertise on subject matters such as Remedios, Historical Folklore, Bailes, and Cuentos, to name just a few. Continue Reading…

President McClure begins work as Adams State's 10th president

High quality academic and athletic programs, small classes and focus on individual students, and the San Luis Valley's quality of life all attracted me to Adams State," McClure said. Continue Reading…

Adams State student lands prestigious internship

“I am excited to learn more about how research affects policy, especially in regards to women and minorities,” Martinez said. Continue Reading…

National education expert addresses Adams State Boettcher Teacher Residents

"Real teaching is interactive and reciprocal," said nationally recognized education expert, Dr. Pedro Noguera. Continue Reading…

Adams State commencement creates connections of inspiration

Dr. David Svaldi presided over his concluding graduation ceremonies as president, with the university awarding 256 bachelor's degrees, 45 associate degrees, and 288 master's degrees. Those graduates, Continue Reading…

Adams State's Model U.N. successful at international conference

Three of the team's six members were recognized as "Best Delegate" in their respective committees at the conference, held March 27-29 in Menton, France, on the campus of Sciences Po College. Continue Reading…

Adams State CAMP students attend conferences

“Our students have a broader view now and many are now seeing that they can attend other conferences, and pursue graduate degrees at some of the institutions that were presented in the conference.” Continue Reading…

New greenhouse will stimulate student projects

“As an Hispanic Serving Institution we strive to provide every opportunity to engage all our students and increase graduation rates in STEM among Hispanic students.” Continue Reading…

Adams State will celebrate Cesar Chavez Week 2015

The Noche de Familia Horno Cookout Fundraiser will be held from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 1, in the ASU CASA Center, 101 Faculty Drive. Continue Reading…

Adams State to present "Female Voices through Music: Las Inditas"

Romero's presentation will be an ethnomusicological lecture-performance around the image of the indita, young native woman, as a New Mexican symbol of tierra sagrada, a feminized sacred landscape. Continue Reading…

Adams State awarded scholarship funding for non-traditional students

The grant will provide $2,000 to 15 undergraduate students who meet the criteria. Continue Reading…

Centeno to discuss women political leaders

Who are these leading ladies? Why are there so few of them? Continue Reading…

Musical theatre will feature Latin American Women

The musical will feature the lives of Latin American Women: Mexican painter Frida Kahlo; Salvadoran peasant Rufina Amaya, and Argentinean poet Alfonsina Storni. Continue Reading…

ASU will celebrate Women’s Week

The 2015 theme, “We Have A Voice” will include guest speakers, panel discussions, film, art, food and a Take Back the Night walk through Alamosa and the Adams State campus. Continue Reading…

The faculty lecture, Poet’s Duty, is February 25

"Four Homes of Poetry: The Poet’s Duty," by Aaron Abeyta, professor of English, begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, in Porter Hall room 130. Continue Reading…

March 7 STEM Saturday has spaces available

So you think you can’t math, by Raquel Barata, visiting assistant professor of mathematics, is for GIRLS ONLY, grades 6-8. Continue Reading…

New time for Skype with Missouri State Senator Chappelle-Nadal

A democrat, Chappelle-Nadal represents District 14, which includes Ferguson, Missouri. Continue Reading…

Guest Lecturer Aseltine will discuss race and the criminal justice syste

The talk will examine shifting historical and contemporary representations of race and criminality and their influence on social control in the United States. Continue Reading…

Adams State CAMP hosts celebration

“We are committed to working with students, student families, campus staff, faculty, student services, and the community to improve educational opportunities for CAMP students at Adams State." Continue Reading…

Women’s Voices in Art opens in Hatfield Gallery on February 16

“Being from the valley myself, I really think it is important to acknowledge local artists. Women's Week is a perfect time to honor our local female artists.” Continue Reading…

Spring enrollment stays even with last year

Total enrollment as of census date, February 4, is 3,470, a decrease of less than 1 percent (14 students) from last spring. This includes 2,503 undergraduates and 967 graduate students. Continue Reading…

Sign up now STEM Saturdays

Students will program the NAO to move, speak, and respond to commands. Continue Reading…

Speakers share secrets for student success

The goal now is to become more truly “Hispanic serving,” rather than simply “Hispanic enrolling.” Continue Reading…