Colorado State University-Pueblo announces winners of student talent competition
PUEBLO – The Colorado State University-Pueblo Office of Student Activities recently announced the winners of the 2013 CSU-Pueblo’s Got Talent competition, which was held on Friday, November 1 at Hoag Recital Hall.
Freshman sociology major Jamon Reese, Denver, earned first place by showcasing his animation dancing skills. Reese will be the opening act at the University’s Spring Concert on Friday, April 18. An announcement about the Spring Concert headliner is forthcoming.
Second place was awarded to senior exercise science major/music minor Dell Lee, Los Angeles, Calif., for his freestyle rap/singing performance, and third place went to freshman Andrea Casados, Pueblo, who sang Carrie Underwood’s “I Told You So.” Cash prizes were awarded to the top three performers.
CSU-Pueblo’s Got Talent is an annual talent show hosted on the campus of CSU-Pueblo to showcase the diverse talents of the student body. The talent show, modeled after the NBC reality television series, America’s Got Talent, features singers, dancers, comedians, and other performers competing for the cash prize.
Colorado State University - Pueblo is a regional, comprehensive university emphasizing professional, career-oriented, and applied programs. Displaying excellence in teaching, celebrating diversity, and engaging in service and outreach, CSU-Pueblo is distinguished by access, opportunity, and the overall quality of services provided to its students.