Upcoming culture events at UCCS, in Colorado Springs

April 10, 2018


April 10

    LGBTRC and OSA will host a Dragshow in the University Center room 307 from 7 – 9 p.m. on April 10. Diversity and Inclusiveness is the focus of the event, featuring drag performances from professionals and students.

    Students can email [email protected] for more information on the event.

    ROAR DAZE is the other drag show, taking place in Berger Hall at 7 p.m. on April 10. Student Life and Leadership is putting on this event and the Office of Student Activities, MOSAIC and the LGBT Resource Center have partnered together to make this event possible.

    There will be entertainment and snacks for all who join. For more information email [email protected].


April 11

    Student Life and Leadership is hosting a Minute to Win it Carnival from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the University Center Upper Plaza. Students will have the chance to win prizes. For more information email [email protected].

    The Office of Student Activities’ annual significant speaker event is on April 11 in the Ent Center for the Arts from 7 – 8 p.m. featuring actress and activist Diane Guerrero. For more information on this event email [email protected].

VAPA Theatre Works & Dance Program is putting on a student production of Peer Gynt on April 11 at 6:30 p.m. in the Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theater in the Ent Center. UCCS students get in for free and can enjoy a show directed by Kevin Landis. For more information visit the VAPA website.


April 12

    A dodgeball tournament will be held in the Recreation and Wellness Center on April 12 at from 7 – 8 p.m. All students are welcome to join and create a team, and can visit imleagues.com/uccs for more information.

    Floyd D. Tunson presents his artist statement “I have become Janus.” This event is part of the Colorado Springs Philharmonic’s Bernstein Festival and will take place April 12 from 1 – 8 p.m. in the Marie Walsh Sharpe Gallery of Contemporary Art.

    The event is free and open to the public. For more information email Daisy McGowan at [email protected].


April 13

    On April 13, students can go to the UCCS Farm Visit by the Global Engagement Office at the UCCS Farm from 9 a.m. to noon. All students are welcome to come and should RSVP to reserve a spot with the Global Engagement Office. For more information email [email protected].

    UCCS students have the opportunity to come to the GSA Networking Dinner and meet professionals and leaders from different fields. It will take place in University Center 303 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. on April 13. For more information email [email protected].

The Office of Student Activities is holding a Roar Daze: Drive in Movie playing Jumanji from 8 – 10:30 p.m. in parking lot 580. Students can stay in their cars and enjoy the movie. For more information email [email protected].