DENVER (April 2, 2012) - A commitment of $100,000 from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences will enable CU Succeed to offer $1,500 to CU Succeed Program students in their first year of enrollment at CU Denver.
DENVER (March 2, 2012) - Jon Adams watched spots from the new CU Denver "Think Tank" advertising campaign this morning. A Think Tank launch party with pizza was held in the North Classroom.
DENVER (April 4, 2012) - Sixth and seventh graders from the Denver Public School District’s (DPS) Henry World School were welcomed to CU Denver at the Auraria Campus on April 3.
DENVER and AURORA, Colo. (April 3, 2012) - The storm that moved into the greater metro area overnight is a chilly, wet reminder of ‘springtime in the Rockies.’
DENVER (April 3, 2012) - Elitch Gardens Theatre has seen better days, like when Grace Kelly and Robert Redford performed there. The historic theater is poised for a rebirth, thanks to the efforts of CU Denver faculty member Jose Mercado.
AURORA, Colo. (April 4, 2012) - U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin and leaders of the new Colorado Center for Health and Wellness practiced what they preach: They walked a mile. The walk was to promote National Public Health Week.
AURORA, Colo. (April 4, 2012) - Men experience a marked drop in their testosterone levels when taking a targeted therapy to control a specific type of lung cancer. That’s according to a University of Colorado Cancer.
DENVER (April 5, 2012) - U.S. Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Kathleen Merrigan is visiting college campuses to spread the word about “the window of opportunity that exists now in American agriculture.”
DENVER (April 5, 2012) - J.P. Morgan and CU Denver today announced the opening of the J.P. Morgan Center for Commodities, a first-of-its-kind partnership in the academic world.
AURORA, Colo. (April 5, 2012) - Peter McBride shared observations about a disappearing river during a presentation on his book, "The Colorado River: Flowing Through Conflict," at the Visibly Human Symposium.
DENVER (April 6, 2012) - Students, staff and faculty on the Denver Campus were honored with Rosa Parks Diversity Awards at a luncheon today at St. Cajetans.
LAKEWOOD, Colo. (April 6, 2012) - Ashley Roberts, a senior at Lakewood High School, is anxious to get her future under way next fall at CU Denver. About 20 Lakewood seniors were recognized on College Friday today.
AURORA, Colo. (April 9, 2012) - Dozens of American youth under the age of 20 die on the job each year while thousands more are injured, often due to poorly regulated work environments, according to a new report from the Colorado School of Public Health.
AURORA, Colo. (April 9, 2012) - The United States is on course for a comprehensive food safety system for the 21st century, but bureaucratic and financial hurdles remain, U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette, D-Colo., said today.
AURORA, Colo. (April 10, 2012) - Colorado Senator Michael Bennet met with young diabetes patients during a visit at the Barbara Davis Center on the Anschutz Medical Campus last week.
AURORA, Colo. (April 10, 2012) - Six labs in the School of Medicine offered demonstrations to students from Aurora Public Schools this morning. The outreach program was delivered by faculty and researchers in Cell and Developmental Biology.
AURORA, Colo. (April 11, 2012) - Hearing about new ideas in biosciences and other healthcare issues drew Holli Riebel, president of the Colorado BioScience Association, to the TEDMED 2012 simulcast at Anschutz Medical Campus this morning.
DENVER (April 11, 2012) - When individuals with similiar goals get together 'things' can happen. That's exactly how The Collective for Social Change has been evolving on the Auraria Campus.
AURORA, Colo. (April 12, 2012) – When Joan Hart walks out of the Beau Jo’s restaurant on Saturday, April 14 she’ll be a hero for the cancer patients she helps every day. Joan will also be completely bald.
DENVER (April 12, 2012) - A field of red flags and bunches of red balloons fluttered in the breeze outside the Tivoli Student Center on the Auraria Campus today as part of the ongoing campaign to raise awareness and stop interpersonal violence.
AURORA, Colo. (April 13, 2012) - In U.S. school lunchrooms, the immediate environment presented to children doesn't always promote the best nutritional choices, Brian Wansink, PhD, said at Anschutz Medical Center.
DENVER (April 13, 2012) - Numerous times during a rousing speech, Cornel West talked about straightening backs, lifting voices and finding courage. Those actions are necessary in order to deliver social justice to those who are suffering, he said.
DENVER (April 13, 2012) - The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus Environmental Health and Safety team is working to raise awarness, offer traning and monitor lab activities as part of an overall safety effort.
DENVER (April 16, 2012) - The words we use and the language we use to say those words are critical components of our message according to Mark Shell, Harvard University professor of Comparative Literature.
AURORA, Colo. (April 16, 2012) – Before the sun even came, registered members of the Colorado Center for Health and Wellness entered the brand new, state-of-the-art facility on the Anschutz Medical Campus.
DENVER (April 16, 2012) - University of Colorado Denver alumnus Daniel Gilbert, PhD, tickled, prodded and enlightened the collective "life simulators" -- frontal lobes -- of an audience as he explained the science of happiness.
AURORA, Colo. (April 17, 2012) - Researchers at the University of Colorado School of Medicine have found that lack of a specific gene interrupts neural tube closure, a condition that can cause death or paralysis.
DENVER (April 17, 2011) - They're still in middle school, but among the 600 students who gathered on the Denver Campus on April 13 for MESA Day are our future mathematicians, engineers, scientists and 'thinkers.'
AURORA, Colo. (April 17, 2012) - Mark Johnston studies yeast because it is a good model for human cells, and now he’s being recognized alongside some very elite company.
DENVER (April 18, 2012) - Faculty members who have served 25 years at the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus were honored Tuesday evening at the home of Chancellor Don Elliman and his wife, Mary.
AURORA, Colo. (April 18, 2012) – Frank Accurso, MD, with the CU School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital Colorado, has been honored by the Clinical Research Forum for his work in pioneering a genetically based treatment for cystic fibrosis.
DENVER (April 18, 2012) - The University of Colorado Board of Regents today praised the University of Colorado Denver's student group which won a national competition on energy-efficient buildings and the new Boots to Suits program.
DENVER (April, 19, 2012) - After a lengthy discussion over tuition increase proposals, the University of Colorado Board of Regents today approved a modest tuition increase for students at the Denver Campus.
AURORA, Colo. (April 19, 2011) – This year’s focus for the Earth Day observance at the Anschutz Medical Campus was a reflection of overall healthy lifestyles.
DENVER (April 19, 2012) - Social consciousness raising with local and global twists is at the center of the Second Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Studies and Community Engagement Symposium taking place this weekend.
AURORA, Colo. (April 20, 2012) - A CU Cancer Center study recently published pinpoints the compounds derived from milk thistle that best kill cancer cells directly and restrict tumors' ability to gro
DENVER (April 20, 2012) – When a graduate leaves college in Colorado with a bachelor’s degree, he or she also leaves with about $23,000 in student loan debt.
DENVER (April 20, 2012) - Building partnerships was the message to faculty and staff at today's luncheon with the CU Foundation.
AURORA, Colo. (April 24, 2012) - Author Linda Hutchinson grew up expecting an ordinary. But her path led her to write “In My Petticoat: A Touch of Insanity.” She visited the Anschutz Medical Campus to discuss her book and visit her daughter Leenn Fields.
AURORA, Colo. (April 24, 2012) - The third annual RX Disposal event at the Anschutz Medical Campus is expected to bring in a record-setting ton of outdated, unused or expired medications.
AURORA, Colo. (April 25, 2012) - All faculty, staff and students are invited to stop by Friday's Research and Creative Activities Symposium (RaCAS). This year's session is being held on the Anschutz Medical Campus in the Research 2 building.
DENVER (April 25, 2012) – A team of scientists from University of Colorado Denver has developed a novel energy system that increases the amount of energy harvested from microbial fuel cells (MFCs) by more than 70 times.
DENVER (April 25, 2012) - Comedian Cory Kahaney shared many amusing anecdotes in her "Funny Gets You Further" presentation during today's Second Annual Feminist Happy Hour at the Tivoli Student Union.
AURORA, Colo (April 26, 2012) - Leaders with Aurora Public Schools held a celebration to thank the university and other community businesses and partners for their support and engagement in impact programs.
DENVER (April 26, 2012) - College students from across Denver gathered at the University of Colorado Denver today to make their thoughts on education and other issues known to our nation's highest level of government.
AURORA, Colo. (April 26, 2012) – Over the past nine years, middle and high school students, along with their parents, from across the area have been welcomed as part of The Health Professions Opportunity Day (hPod) on the Anschutz Medical Campus.
AURORA, Colo. (April 27, 2012) - There are lots of ways to treat a heart attack – CPR, aspirin, clot-busters and more. Now CU medical school researchers have found a new candidate: Intense light.
AURORA, Colo. (April 27, 2012) - The fourth joint Research and Creative Activities Symposium featured 110 student research projects across disciplines at today's University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus.
DENVER (April 27, 2012) - The Office of Student Life hosted an annual Denver Campus Student Leadership Banquet to recognize the great work that students do on our campus.
AURORA, Colo. (April 30, 2012) - A new study has found that a combination of two diabetes drugs, metformin and rosiglitazone, was more effective in treating youth with recent-onset type 2 diabetes than metformin alone.
AURORA, Colo. (April 30, 2012) - The clinical, educational and research work being done at the Anschutz Medical Campus is "clearly putting this area on the map," Vice Admiral Matthew Nathan, Surgeon General of the U.S. Navy, said today.
AURORA, Colo. (April 30, 2012) - They drove up, rode up on bicycles and walked to the Anschutz Medical Campus on Saturday to drop off unwanted and expired perscription medications.