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CAM episodic series selected by Starz Film Festival

CU Denver CAM students wrote and produced Starz Film Festival selection Sanction

DENVER (Sept. 23, 2014)—With cable shows such as "Breaking Bad" and "Homeland" and alternative production platforms like Netflix and websites garnering huge audiences, the television industry is demanding a wave of talented storytellers.

Solomon lecture highlights environmental success story

Susan Solomon talks at the inaugural Chancellor's Distinguished Lecture Series at CU Denver

DENVER—Grassroots U.S. environmentalism in the 1970s kick-started the movement against chlorofluorocarbons, leading to "an amazing story of science, people and society," said the inaugural speaker in the Chancellor's Distinguished Lecture.

Ozone depletion is subject of Distinguished Lecture

Susan Solomon to speak at inaugural Distinguished Lecture Series at CU Denver

DENVER (Sept. 16, 2014) – Renowned scientist and Massachusetts Institute of Technology Professor Susan Solomon, PhD, will kick off the inaugural Chancellor’s Distinguished Lecture Series at the University of Colorado Denver on Wednesday.

Musiba joins elite team at Rising Star anthropological expedition

Charles Musiba, a CU Denver anthropology professor, catalogues bones found in a South African cave

DENVER—A trove of ancient bones is as irresistible as it gets for an anthropologist. That's why Charles Musiba, PhD, jumped at the call to join an elite group of researchers in South Africa for the Rising Star Expedition.

Expect overnight lane closures along Colfax

AURORA, Colo. (Sept. 12, 2014) - Overnight lane closures scheduled along Colfax near Anschutz Medical Campus.

CU Denver sees largest undergraduate enrollment ever

Most diverse, surge in international students

DENVER (Sept. 11, 2014) - CU Denver is seeing the largest, most diverse undergraduate enrollment in its history, including the biggest freshman class.

CU receives record property donation

The Wildlife Experience

DENVER (Sept. 11, 2014) – CU has received the largest real estate donation in the institution’s 138-year history - a $40 million gift of The Wildlife Experience facility in Douglas County from Dave and Gail Liniger.

Fanfare, 1,800-foot ribbon mark opening of new Student Commons Building

Chancellor Don Elliman cuts the ribbon to the new CU Denver Student Commons Building

DENVER (Sept. 9, 2014)—As they cut the ribbon that encircled the new campus jewel, University of Colorado Denver students Mitchell Devito and Stephanie Adams extolled the amenities that they've already come to love in CU Denver's signature building.

Experts warn U.S. in danger of losing biotechnology edge

Dr. Dan Theodorescu of the CU Cancer Center talks with a health care professional after 21st Century Cure event

DENVER—The U.S. is in danger of losing its biomedical edge to countries that are aggressively funding research into personalized medicine. That was a key message from the 21st Century Cures Roundtable at National Jewish Health.

Crowd turns out for Welcome Wednesday

Students on the Commons

Welcome Wednesday at the beginning of the fall term is a tradition among students, faculty and staff at CU Anschutz. This year's event Sept. 3 was held on the Boettcher Commons.

University takes on icy challenge

Ice bucket challenge

Have you seen all the ice bucket challenges going on around campus? Take a look at some of the highlights in this compilation video.

Panel says middle market an economic powerhouse

Panelists speak at the Voice of the Middle Market program at the CU Denver Business School

DENVER—Like the middle child in a family, mid-sized businesses are the oft-overlooked sector of the economy. The Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship shined light on this important sector at a panel discussion on "The Voice of the Middle Market" Tuesday.

CAP students helping Lyons flood recovery

Washed-out road in Lyons, CO, Sept. 2013

LYONS, Colo. (Sept. 4, 2014) - Shortly after Rachel Koleski arrived in flood-ravaged Lyons to help with the town's recovery, she found herself lugging sandstone and pulling up warped floorboards.

CU South Denver classes are underway at The Wildlife Experience

Engineering students make history as the first to learn at the new CU location

DENVER (Aug. 25, 2014)- As Matthew Goralczyk packed up from his job at ViaSat near Park Meadows Mall in south Denver at the end of a recent Tuesday, he had no idea that he was about to make history as CU South Denver's "Student No.1".

Expression of privilege in vaccine refusal

Child vaccination

DENVER (August 27, 2014) - A new study conducted by Jennifer Reich, a researcher at CU Denver, shows that the reasons why children may not be fully vaccinated depends on the class privilege of their mothers.

Giving student veterans another reason to smile

Ribbon cutting at the Heroes Clinic

AURORA, Colo. (Aug. 26, 2014) – University of Colorado Denver|Anschutz Medical Campus continues its ongoing commitment to student veterans with the opening of the CU Heroes Clinic, thanks to a $1 million gift from Delta Dental of Colorado.

CAM names new dean

Laurence Kaptain

DENVER (Aug. 20, 2014) – After a national search, the University of Colorado Denver has announced the appointment of Laurence Kaptain, DMA and FRSA, to Dean of the College of Arts & Media (CAM).

Economic disparities impact infant health

Cute baby

DENVER (Aug. 20, 2014) - Women who are poor have higher cortisol levels in pregnancy and give birth to infants with elevated levels of the stress hormone, putting them at greater risk for serious disease later in life, according to a CU Denver study.

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