The old OVSS on the corner of 14th and Larimer Streets was a hard-to-find rabbit warren of offices with two computers shared by five student workers. The spacious new OVSS is modeled after USO centers in airports.
When he was 28 months old, on a holiday vacation on the east coast, Eli became seriously ill. He couldn’t keep any food down; he became dehydrated. For the first time ever, his parents heard him make one specific complaint.
AURORA, Colo. (April 1, 2013) – Although guns are used in over half of all American suicides, a new study shows many emergency rooms do not routinely ask suicidal patients about their access to guns.
DENVER (April 1, 2013) - Denver's "camping ban" has left the homeless no place to sleep safely and legally, forcing them to seek indoor options that don't exist, according to a report written by a CU Denver professor.
DENVER (April 2, 2013) - The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus celebrated its commitment to diversity with a community reception at the Four Seasons Hotel on Monday.
AURORA, Colo. (April 4, 2013) - When Michelle Kahn-John's mother died, the joy seeped from her life and despair began to creep in.
DENVER (April 4, 2013) - Brenda J. Allen, Ph.D., spoke with a group of faculty and staff about communicating in a diverse world -- effectively and humanely.
AURORA, Colo. (April 4, 2013) - They’re popping up in front yards, at community events and in front of city halls; and they’re spinning statewide as the country recognizes Child Abuse Prevention Month in April.
DENVER (April 3, 2013) - While troubled by findings about how the city's homeless are dealing with the year-old camping ban, a Denver City Councilwoman said the report serves as a launchpad for redoubling efforts to help the homeless.
AURORA, Colo. (April 4, 2013) - Sue Anschutz-Rodgers has donated $2 million that, combined with other commitments, establishes the Sue Anschutz-Rodgers Endowed Chair in Retinal Diseases.
DENVER (Apr. 4, 2013) - BA/BS-MD program welcomes incoming CU Denver freshman Trenton Klimper who earned a Boettcher Scholarship.
CU Denver honors a history of quality education in downtown Denver.
DENVER (April 4, 2013) - Associate Professor in civil engineering Jimmy Kim was invited to deliver a lecture at the upcoming ACMA specialty conference (Corrosion, Mining, and Infrastructure).
AURORA, Colo. (April 4, 2013) - Tomas Berl, MD, professor of medicine in the Department of Medicine’s Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, will be receiving the National Kidney Foundation’s David M. Hume Award.
AURORA, Colo. (April 4, 2013) - Paula Riggs, MD, professor of psychiatry, School of Medicine, has been selected the 2013 recipient of the Kathleen Ann Mullen Award for “Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Adolescent Health and Medicine”.
AURORA, Colo. (April 4, 2013) - Kelley Capocelli, MD, has received the 2013 Century Award, which recognizes CHC staff, five or fewer years out of training, for showing leadership and initiative.
AURORA, Colo. (April 4, 2013) - Associate Professor of medicine Pete Watson, PhD, has been appointed to the position of Research Liaison.
AURORA, Colo. (April 5, 2013) - The University of Colorado has reviewed the documents released by Judge Samour. These documents support the prior statement from CU regarding Mr. Holmes' access card.
AURORA, Colo. (April 8, 2013) - Collaboration was the theme of the day as this year's cohort of the Leadership in Innovative Team Sciences Program (LITeS) gave presentations and were recognized on Friday.
DENVER (April 9, 2013) - The CU Board of Regents today passed a tuition proposal that implements the second year of a regent-approved plan to pursue linearity for resident undergraduate tuition at the Denver Campus.
DENVER (April 9, 2013) - CU Denver’s Mix a cappella group and lead singer Emma Wallingford score big national wins in Boston to wrap up an unprecedented competitive season.
DENVER (April 9, 2013) - Clark Thenhaus had his project The Canteen Farm House published in Future Arquitecturas.
DENVER (April 9, 2013) - Michael Hinke along with Rafael Moreno presented the keynote lecture at the School of Forestry at the Universidad Juárez del Estado de Durango in Mexico.
AURORA, Colo. (April 9, 2013) - Kenneth “Ken” Sharp, PhD, has been named associate dean for Finance and Administration in the College of Nursing (CON) effective April 29.
AURORA, Colo. (April 9, 2013) - Suzanne Lareau, College of Nursing, will be the recipient of the American Thoracic Society (ATS) 2013 Elizabeth A. Rich, MD, Award.
DENVER (April 10, 2013) - The American Planning Association Student Chapter (APAS) of the University of Colorado Denver recently hosted a Career Day.
AURORA, Colo. (April 11, 2013) - Budget and finance officials painted a sobering picture of the funding challenges facing the University of Colorado and higher education in the state during a lunch-and-learn program at the Anschutz Medical Campus.
DENVER (April 11, 2013) - University of Colorado Denver leadership, student veterans and business leaders salute the successful first year of the Boots to Suits mentorship program.
AURORA, Colo. (April 11, 2013) - Grant Jones has been selected to serve on the health disparities panel of the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute.
AURORA, Colo. (April 11, 2013) - Marsha Anderson has been selected as a fellow in the 2013-2014 class of the Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Program.
AURORA, Colo. (April 12, 2013) - Facing shrinking budgets, CU President Bruce Benson said Friday that he may ask voters to approve a funding stream to help finance the university system, though he stressed no specific measure has been developed.
DENVER (April 15, 2013) - Using photos, diagrams and charts, a CU Denver professor demystified the world of math and showed how mathematical models can help political leaders keep the peace across the globe.
AURORA, Colo. (April 16, 2013) - A new study shows that neither criminal background checks nor pre-admission screening questions accurately predict students likely to commit crime on college campuses.
DENVER (April 16, 2013) - Twenty faculty members were honored on Monday for 25 years of service to the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus.
AURORA, Colo. (April 16, 2013) - Researchers at the Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome and the CU School of Medicine have found that a single mechanism may underlie the damaging effect of cholesterol on the brain and on blood vessels.
DENVER (April 17, 2013) - Cait Baxter posed with Milo the Lynx on Wednesday. Then she picked up her free Lynx logo T-shirt. Next on her list was a stop at the Auraria Bookstore to browse other Lynx apparel.
If you happen to visit Carolina Mendez’s kindergarten class at Goldrick Elementary School during “choice” time, you will notice her students choose to spend their free time “playing school.”
DENVER (April 18, 2013) - Anthropology student Teresa Hogan has been experiencing a whole new world at the Harm Reduction Action Center.
AURORA, Colo. (April 18, 2013) - A newly published study of patients with pulmonary fibrosis has discovered multiple genetic variations that should help with future efforts to treat the disease.
DENVER and AURORA, Colo. (April 18, 2013) - Records indicate University-issued photo ID badges have expired. Check your ID card to ensure it is current. Updated badges are available at the badging office in Building 500 on the Anschutz Medical Campus.
AURORA, Colo. (April 16, 2013) - Associate Dean for Public Health Practice Tim Byers, Colorado School of Public Health, is chair of the Hot Topic Conference this week in London, UK.
AURORA, Colo. (April 18, 2013) - Paula Hoffman, PhD, professor of pharmacology, School of Medicine, will receive the Research Society on Alcoholism’s 2013 Distinguished Researcher Award at the Society’s meeting in Orlando, Fla. in June.
AURORA, Colo. (April 18, 2013) - The Colorado School of Public Health announced that Sheana Bull, PhD, MPH is the new chair for the Department of Community and Behavioral Health effective April 15.
DENVER (April 22, 2013) - Danny Moritz is graduting with a MSE in math education.
DENVER (April 22, 2013) - Loraine Fishman is graduting with a BA in Psychology and plans to continue on with graduate school for social work.
AURORA, Colo. (April 22, 2013) - As natural gas development expands nationwide, policymakers, communities and public health experts are turning to health impact assessments (HIA) to predict the effects of drilling on local communities.
DENVER (April 22, 2013) - A full breadth of research -- from small-scale agriculture to technology in middle schools to the affects of bone loss -- was showcased Friday at the 16th annual Research and Creative Activities Symposium.
DENVER (April 23, 2013) - Deanna Macri is graduating with a Master of Science in Secondary Mathematics Education and plans to continue working in the Jefferson County school district.
AURORA, Colo. (April 23, 2013) - While gun control issues usually surface after major incidents like the fatal shooting of 20 elementary school students in Newtown, Conn., a new study shows that children are routinely killed or injured by firearms.
DENVER (April 23, 2013) - More than 200 faculty and staff members attended the inaugural Diversity Summit held today by the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus.
AURORA, Colo. (April 22, 2013) – When forecasters began predicting a spring storm for Monday, plans were adjusted to move the annual Anschutz Medical Campus Earth Day event indoors at Building 500.
AURORA, Colo. (April 23, 2013) - Kathy Magilvy, professor and associate dean for Academic Programs, received the Jo Eleanor Elliott Leadership Award.
AURORA, Colo. (April 23, 2013) - Alicia Gore, Jennifer Burr and Pamela Sullivan received the first Outstanding Program Coordinator Award.
DENVER (April 23, 2013) - Emmanuel Didier, professor in the College of Architecture and Planning was recently named the principal for Penn State University Arboretum.
DENVER (April 23, 2013) - The Society of General Internal Medicine will be hosting their Annual Scientific Meeting which will feature Jean Kutner, MD, as a speaker.
DENVER (April 23, 2013) - A book by Melanie Shellenbarger, senior instructor of Architecture, titled High Country Summers is a finalist for the 2013 Colorado Book Awards.
AURORA, Colo. (April 23, 2013) - Erica Schwartz of the College of Nursing was selected to participate in the Leadership America Class of 2013.
SHANGHAI (April 25, 2013) - CAP now has an exchange program with Southeast University in Nanjing, a dual-degree program with Tongjing University in Shanghai and the internship program with Gensler.
AURORA, Colo. (April 25, 2013) - The Joint Commission named the University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, the highest level of stroke certification available for hospitals.
DENVER (April 25, 2013) - More than 120 faculty, staff, students and alumni pitched in during this year's CU in the Community campaign.
DENVER (April 25, 2013) - University of Colorado President Bruce Benson is confident solutions can be found to the state's higher-education funding crisis, but it will have to be a piecemeal approach that relies on entrepreneurial ideas.
AURORA, Colo. (April 25, 2013) - The CU Anschutz Medical Campus Student Senate announced this year's awards to individuals and organizations for Excellence in Leadership and Service.
AURORA, Colo. (April 25, 2013) - Alan Seay, MD, received the James E. Strain Award recognizing community service to the needs of indigent children.
DENVER (April 29, 2013) - Nearly 5,000 --including more than 400 from CU -- laced up their walking shoes to March for Babies on April 27 in Denver’s City Park.
AURORA, Colo. (April 30, 2013) - The Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences was once again one of the state's top drop off locations for Drug Disposal Day.
DENVER (April 30, 2013) - Students, faculty and employees who work with the Experiential Learning Center's internship programs were recently awarded with top interns and distinguished nominees awards.
AURORA, Colo. (April 24, 2013) - University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) has been chosen to help the LIVESTRONG Foundation advance the care of cancer survivors requiring a stay in the hospital.
AURORA, Colo. (April 30, 2013) - Malik Kahook, MD, will receive the 2013 Ludwig von Sallmann Clinician-Scientist Award in May.
DENVER (April 30, 2013) - The "BioSIPs" technology project by Julee Herdt, College of Architecture and Planning, was selected as a finalist for the U.S. Green Building Council.
DENVER (April 30, 2013) - Fred Andreas, College of Architecture and Planning, has been invited to be a featured speaker at the Asia-Pacific Economic Corporation international conference.
DENVER (April 30, 2013) - Chris Yakacki, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, recently served as a guest editor for Polymer Reviews.
DENVER (April 30, 2013) - Carrie Chapman, a student in the School of Public Affairs recently won an Academy Health Scholarship.