STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
The university understands that a solid grasp of the math and science disciplines is essential in creating Colorado’s next generation of leaders, innovators and job creators. Programs and partnerships at the university result in breakthroughs in teaching and research that engage kids’ interest and imaginations in the STEM subjects.
The university is proud to be a partner in the Colorado STEM Network, the statewide coalition of businesses, government, education and community groups. CU Denver is helping to raise the standards of STEM education and prepare a workforce that is ready to meet the demands of a global, technology-based economy.
The University of Colorado Denver Office of P-20 Education Initiatives in partnership with the Colorado STEM Network hosts STEM education webinars, which highlight current STEM issues that are “hot topics” in Colorado and throughout the nation. Webinars are hosted in partnership with various groups and institutions, such as the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.