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Dec 01, 2016, 17:00 ET University of the Rockies Introduces New Master of Arts in Counseling Specialization

University of the Rockies, a leading graduate school focused on the social and behavioral sciences, has announced the addition of a specialization...


Jun 06, 2016, 11:00 ET Dr. Jeremy Moreland Named University of the Rockies Provost

University of the Rockies, a leading graduate school focused on the social and behavioral sciences, has announced the appointment of Dr. Jeremy...


Mar 15, 2016, 16:45 ET University of the Rockies Now Offers Master of Arts in Counseling Online

University of the Rockies, a leading graduate school focused on the social and behavioral sciences, has announced the addition of an online Master...


Sep 02, 2015, 15:05 ET Dr. Dawn Iwamoto Named President and CEO of University of the Rockies

The Board of Trustees for University of the Rockies has announced the appointment of Dr. Dawn Iwamoto as the University's president and chief...


Feb 06, 2015, 16:01 ET HLC Continues University of the Rockies Accreditation

The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges (HLC) has notified University of the Rockies of its...


Oct 15, 2014, 12:00 ET University of the Rockies Hosts Graduation Ceremony on Saturday, Oct. 18

 University of the Rockies will hold its commencement ceremony at 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 18, in the Four Seasons Ballroom at the Colorado...


Sep 24, 2014, 12:50 ET University of the Rockies Named to G.I. Jobs Magazine's 2015 List of Military Friendly Schools

University of the Rockies has been named a Military Friendly School® by G.I. Jobs magazine. The list recognizes the top colleges,...


Sep 18, 2014, 13:00 ET University of the Rockies Receives 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award

University of the Rockies received the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. The HEED...


Jun 10, 2014, 08:00 ET Local University President Invited to Serve as a Visiting Scholar in the United Kingdom

 University of the Rockies President Dr. Charlita Shelton will be traveling to the United Kingdom as a visiting scholar June 13, 2014 through...


Mar 24, 2014, 12:45 ET From Wedding Woes to Bridal Bliss: Three Tips to Tame an Inner Bridezilla

The wedding planning process is stressful. From family dynamics and finances, to working with vendors, gown fittings and menu tastings, the...


Feb 14, 2014, 17:30 ET University of the Rockies Introduces New Graduate-Level Programs in Education and Human Services

 University of the Rockies has announced three new degree programs, including a Master of Arts in Education with two specializations, a Doctor...


Jan 28, 2014, 10:00 ET Changes in Workforce Structure Create Demand for Organizational Leaders

 According to Deloitte's 2013 Human Capital Trends Report, "leaders are tasked with meeting high expectations for performance and talent,...


Aug 27, 2013, 15:00 ET University of the Rockies Announces Constellation

University of the Rockies announced today the launch of Constellation, a new online learning platform to be used by its students. The...


Aug 08, 2013, 10:00 ET The Rise of Correctional and Forensic Psychology: Mental Health Meets Law & Order

According to the National Council on Crime and Delinquency, the United States incarcerates the largest number of people in the world, four times...


Aug 06, 2013, 15:00 ET University of the Rockies' Denver Instructional Site Provides Additional Opportunities for Students to Earn Advanced Degrees

 University of the Rockies opened the doors to its Denver Instructional Site on July 30. The University is offering onsite courses at its...


Jun 25, 2013, 11:30 ET Boomers, Gen X'ers and Gen Y'ers: Bridging Cultural and Communication Gaps

 Having a staff comprised of Baby Boomers, Gen X'ers and Gen Y'ers can be a real challenge in the workplace. There are approximately 75-80...


Jun 04, 2013, 11:00 ET The Truth About Sucking Up: Six Tips To Selling Yourself and Enhancing Your Career

 Self-promotion is the antidote to being overlooked or underestimated at work. But, how do you benefit from self-promotion and maintain your...


May 14, 2013, 11:00 ET The Psychology of Smiling - University of the Rockies professor offers tips for feeling better in any situation

Smiling comes naturally when you're happy, an outward expression of the joy within. In fact, the physical act of putting on a smile seems to be a...


Apr 30, 2013, 14:00 ET What's Your Personal Business Model?

Do you know what you "bring to the table"? According to Dr. Douglas Gilbert, dean of the School of Organizational Leadership at University of...


Mar 05, 2013, 17:12 ET University of the Rockies to Open Additional Location this Spring

 The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges (HLC) has approved University of the Rockies'...


Jan 31, 2013, 13:33 ET Beyond the Therapist's Couch -- University of the Rockies Dean Outlines Careers Outside Private Practice

You don't have to be a traditional clinical psychologist to have a successful career in psychology. Dr. David Stephens, dean of the School of...


Oct 01, 2012, 18:00 ET University of the Rockies Student to Compete at 10th World University Wrestling Championship in Finland

 When U.S. Army Captain Jon Anderson steps onto the wrestling mat in Kuortane, Finland later this week, he'll have six minutes to...


Jun 27, 2012, 16:00 ET Disaster Relief Services Available at Rockies Counseling Center

Individuals who need to debrief with an experienced therapist in a confidential and supportive setting – without becoming a client or making...


May 09, 2012, 19:00 ET University of the Rockies Makes Big Impact on Downtown Denver with Opening of Rockies Online Center

Local community leaders welcomed University of the Rockies, an online and on-campus graduate university specializing in social and behavioral...


Mar 26, 2012, 11:48 ET Have You Heard the One About Comedians and Psychologists?

Improvisational comedy, also known as improv, is a form of performance art in which participants use acting techniques to perform spontaneously....