ASU STEM News

Adams State receives new Upward Bound Math-Science grant

Students in three San Luis Valley school districts will benefit from the Upward Bound Math-Science (UBMS) program, funded by a new grant to Adams State University from the Department of Education. Continue Reading…

Still time to register for ASU STEM Saturdays

All sessions are designed with specific grade-level, developmentally appropriate lessons in mind. Continue Reading…

ASU STEM Saturdays begin September 16

All sessions are designed with specific grade-level, developmentally appropriate lessons in mind. Continue Reading…

Adams State professor contributes to ground breaking research

Adams State University's Dr. Jared Beeton, professor of physical geography, contributed to the research on the Cerutti Mastodon site. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives National Science Foundation grant

Developing virtual classrooms that expand course choices for students is the goal of a new National Science Foundation (NSF) grant recently awarded to Adams State University. Continue Reading…

ASU STEM Saturdays has updated schedule

Water is one of the most common substances on earth, but without it, life would not exist. Continue Reading…

Adams State announces staff for NSF ADVANCE grant project

Funded by a $249,571 grant through the National Science Foundation's ADVANCE IT-Catalyst program, the project aims to increase diversity and gender equity among Adams State's faculty. Continue Reading…

Applications due for Adams State Summer High School Robotics Apprenticeship

Interested high school students must apply for the apprenticeships by February 28, 2017. Continue Reading…

Zacheis Planetarium announces movie schedule

As always, admission is free for everyone, just check in at the front desk. Continue Reading…

ASU STEM Saturdays begin February 11

All sessions are designed with specific grade-level, developmentally appropriate lessons in mind. Continue Reading…

Legacy of William A. Porter lives on through Porter Scholars Program

William Porter and his wife, Joan, established the Porter Scholars Program in 2007 through the largest gift in Adams State history: $5.8 million worth of stock in E*TRADE, which he founded in 1983. Continue Reading…

Zacheis Planetarium public program continues through the fall semester

The Adams State University Zacheis Planetarium has released the free public showings schedule through December 2016. Continue Reading…

Amber (Harlan) Price, M.D. named Adams State 2016 Exceptional New Alumna

She's just begun her medical residency, and is well on her way to achieving her childhood dream of becoming an orthopaedic surgeon. Continue Reading…

Zacheis Planetarium continues free movies in October

As always, admission is free for everyone, just check in at the front desk. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives NSF grant to advance women faculty in the sciences

The resulting plan will include strategies to improve the recruitment, retention, and advancement of women faculty, and in particular of Latinas. Continue Reading…

The ASU Observatory will host an open house on October 8

“Bring a USB thumb drive and you can take your photos home with you that night. Or, for a five dollar donation, we can give you a thumb drive with your photos on it.” Continue Reading…

ASU Lunchtime Talk will feature lecture about hemp industry

Although given an arbitrary definition of below 0.3 percent THC, industrial hemp can genetically be separated from marijuana. Continue Reading…

Register now for fall 2016 STEM Saturdays

Participants will use CHOREOGRAPHE to program the NAO Robot and make it move, play music, dance, talk, and many other activities. Continue Reading…

Adams State welcomes SLV Migrant Education Program

The Migrant Education Program is now located on ASU's campus at the southeast corner of Second St. and Richardson Ave. (1424 Second St.) Continue Reading…

Adams State HSI Week begins September 12

The Adams State University Hispanic Serving Institution Week celebration will be held from September 12 through September 16, with each day representing a specific theme. Continue Reading…

Zacheis Planetarium has new movies

The Adams State University Zacheis Planetarium recently acquired new movies and will include them in the free public showings through the fall 2016 semester. 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…

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…

Adams State honors Exemplary Faculty

Dr. Christy Miller, professor of chemistry, and Dr. Tony Weathers, professor of mathematics, were honored for the 2015-16 academic year. 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…

ASU Summer STEM Academy Open House is February 27

The event will be a great opportunity for parents and students to see first-hand what the Summer STEM Academy has to offer, ask questions, and meet Title V STEM staff. Continue Reading…

Adams State graduate gives back as head of Migrant Education program

"I am only successful if I can make a difference for others. I experienced obstacles myself as a migrant student, and now I can create better opportunities and improve the systems." Continue Reading…

Deadline extended for ASU summer high school robotics apprenticeship

Open to high school juniors and seniors, the seven-week program will provide apprentices $10 per hour for 20 hours per week, as well as one credit hour from Adams State University. Continue Reading…

Exploring Fractals has spaces available

After the planetarium movie, Fractal Explorations, students will head to the computer lab, and learn to use several free fractal generating programs. Continue Reading…