DENVER - About 1,000 people were arrested in the United States last year for human trafficking schemes, but that's just "skimming the surface" of a national scourge that exists in the shadows, said a federal agent who specializes in trafficking cases.
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 5, 2013) – The Anschutz Health and Wellness Center has been recognized by the Clinton Foundation for its pledge to reduce childhood obesity.
DENVER (Feb. 5, 2013) – "Boots to Suits", a program originally meant to pair the veterans with mentors in the business world, is now enlisting mentors from public service and government.
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 5, 2013) - Tami Struessel, senior instructor, School of Medicine's Physical Therapy Program was honored with an award for her manuscript on physical therapy.
DENVER (Feb. 5, 2013) - Yuk Lee, professor of Planning, co-authored an article invovling cities in Thailand.
DENVER (Feb. 5, 2013) - Jeff Franklin, professor of English and College of Liberal Arts and Sciences associate dean for Undergraduate Curriculum and Student Affairs, has been recognized for multiple articles recently published.
Have you ever named a university mascot? Juliana Valera has. The integrative biology student won the “Name Your Mascot” contest for the brand-new University of Colorado Denver Lynx mascot.
DENVER - Milo. The name of the University of Colorado Denver's new mascot popped into the head of CU Denver graduate student Juliana Valera while she was riding on light rail.
DENVER (Feb. 7, 2013) - In a Spirit Thursday that pulsed with more energy than a glitzy NBA game intro, University of Colorado Denver students, faculty and staff today welcomed a furry and energetic new member to the campus community -- Milo the Lynx.
DENVER (Feb. 7, 2013) - “TINY: A Story About Living Small,” a film made by a University of Colorado Denver graduate, will premiere at the prestigious SXSW Film Festival in March.
AURORA, Colo. Feb. 7, 2013 - Grant funds Adult, Family and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner master’s degree options to for geriatric needs.
DENVER (Feb. 7, 2013) - Ritu Chopra, professor in the School of Education and Human Devlopment, recieved the 2012 Colorado TED Excellence in Teacher Educator Award.
DENVER (Feb. 12, 2013) - Andres Lema-Hincapie's work in the Department of Modern Languages is about opening doors -- to language, to culture, to art.
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 12, 2013) – A new training program to help stem the epidemic of opioid prescription-related overdoses and unintentional deaths has won the endorsement of the Colorado Medical Society and COPIC.
DENVER (Feb. 7, 2013) - Stories of life-changing university research, and the people who make it possible, were celebrated at the Sixth Annual Donor Recognition Dinner.
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 12, 2013) - Officials cut the ribbon on the 17th Place-Interstate 225 interchange Monday morning, ushering in an important access to the Anschutz Medical Campus. The bridge is expected to open to public use by March 1.
DENVER (Feb. 12, 2013) - Denver Mayor proclaimed Jan. 31, 2013 as "Dr. Donna Langston-Martinez Day".
DENVER (Feb. 12, 2013) - Brian Ott, associate professor in communication, has published two co-authored essays.
DENVER (Feb. 12, 2013) - The College of Music Society has selected Judith Coe, associate professor of Music, College of Arts & Media, to serve as their inaugural ambassador to Ireland.
DENVER (Feb. 13, 2013) - Study finds small, incremental efforts in work to turnaround low-performing schools seldom succeed.
DENVER -- Saying Chancellor Don Elliman "will take this campus farther and faster than anybody you could imagine," University of Colorado President Bruce Benson today said the "interim" should be removed from Elliman's title.
DENVER (Feb. 14, 2013) - Clark Thenhaus, lecturer in the Department of Architecture, received a Special Mentions in the Infrastructural Transformation Category in the d3 Unbuilt Visions 2012 Competition.
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 14, 2013) - Colorado School of Public Health professor and department chair, Lori Crane, has been chosen as the school's new associate dean for Academic Affairs.
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 19, 2013) - Carsten Schnatwinkel, who has a PhD in molecular cell biology, is discovering career avenues he hadn't previously considered thanks to a certificate program in Bioinnovation and Entrepreneurship.
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 19, 2013) -- Rolling out soon to a mobile device near you: a user-friendly and flexible app that features information about the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.
DENVER (Feb. 19, 2013) - The University of Colorado Denver's Commercial Voice Program swept Saturday's Mile High Vocal Jam competition at the King Center. MIX and the 9th Street Singers took first and second place, respectively.
DENVER (Feb. 19, 2013) - Associate Professor and Chair of Landscape Architecture Ann Komara wrote an essay for a special issue of Landscape Journal.
DENVER (Feb. 19, 2013) - Assistant Professor Heather Johnson, PhD, School of Education and Human Development has been invited by the International Commission on Mathematical Instruction to present a recent paper.
DENVER (Feb. 20, 2012) – CU Denver alumni, administrators and well wishers turned out in cowboy boots and western wear on Feb. 17 for this year’s Rock Bottom Ruckus.
DENVER (Feb. 21, 2013) - The many routes to attaining a bachelor's degree can be confusing. That's where Admission Promise steps in, easing the transition to a premier university -- specifically, the University of Colorado Denver.
DENVER (Feb. 21, 2013) - The Minority Affairs Committee (MAC) led a wide-ranging discussion about underrepresented students and the issues they face -- including financial aid, academic support, campus climate and integration -- at a recent meeting.
DENVER (Feb. 22, 2013) - Multiple teams of volunteers rolled up their sleeves to lend a helping hand this month at the Food Bank of the Rockies as part of the CU in the Community program.
DENVER (Feb. 22, 2013) - CU President Bruce D. Benson announced the selection of Don Elliman as chancellor of the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus.
Positive, convivial, intense, gratifying, experiential, passionate, life-altering—these are just some of the words that faculty and students use to describe their experiences in a Maymester class.
DENVER (Feb. 26, 2013) - Students in the University of Colorado Denver Business School are getting the chance to trade actual commodities in real time through the CME Group Commodity Trading Challenge.
DENVER (Feb. 26, 2013) - CU Denver and Ogilvy PR announce a new program to educate CU Denver students about global business and communications skills through an intensive public relations planning course in China.
DENVER (Feb. 26, 2013) - TRiO supporters gathered to both celebrate and rally for continued funding of the outreach programs that currently serve thousands of low-income university students, including 165 at CU Denver.
DENVER - After fielding questions about rare bones, cool discoveries and tough excavations, Charles Musiba, Ph.D., was asked a more personal question: "Do you like what you do, and why?"
DENVER (Feb. 26, 2013) - CU Denver Student Life is hiring a justice. The primary role of the student justice is to interpret the Student Government Association (SGA) Constitution and resolve appeals from students.
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 26, 2013) - John Kittelson, Ph.D., who spearheaded the effort to open a dedicated center for biostatistical consultation at the university, has elected to step down as director of the Colorado Biostatistics Consortium (CBC).
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 26, 2013) - The Society of Psychologists in Management (SPIM) has awarded Colorado School of Public Health Associate Dean Judith Albino, Ph.D., the Distinguished Psychologist in Management Award for 2013.
DENVER (Feb. 28, 2013) - Two CU Denver Business School professors indicate a large level of surplus deferred compensation and near-retirement salary growth among both K-12 and university employees.
DENVER (Feb. 28, 2013) - Aaron Johnson, Biology, was invited to present his paper at a conference earlier this month in Utah.
DENVER (Feb. 28, 2013) - Amy Vidali, English, published a paper in the Journal of Medical Humanities.
DENVER (Feb. 28, 2013) - Donna Martinez, Ethnic Studies, traveled to Rome, Italy to present a paper at the 5th World Conference on Educational Sciences.
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 28, 2013) - Richard Johnston Jr., MD, is being honored with the Godfrey Oakley Award.
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 28, 2013) - Kristin Furfari, MD, has been selected as the new associate director for Preceptorships.
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 28, 2013) - Lee Newman, MD, was named among the top five percent of doctors in the U.S.
DENVER (Feb. 28, 2013) - A group of Communication faculty and students participated at Western States Communication Association Meeting earlier this month.