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Algae oil makers win CU Denver Business Plan Competition

DENVER (June 19, 2014) - A novel way to create vegan spreads, cheese and dietary supplements using waste from breweries and ethanol plants won first prize Thursday in this year's annual CU Denver Business Plan Competition.

MOOCs and more discussed at Online Symposium

Rich DeMillo speaks about MOOCs and other technology at CU Online Symposium

DENVER(May 27, 2014)—While disruptive to traditional delivery models of education, massive open online courses (MOOCs) and other outgrowths of the technology revolution have diminished the "You Can't" argument in higher education.

Innovation on display as engineering students unveil capstone projects

CU Denver students display a project at the Engineering Senior Design Competition

DENVER (May 19, 2014)—It's no wonder that engineering students get pumped about their capstone projects. In many cases, the students finish with a product that may bring them notoriety and revenue in the marketplace.

CU Denver students design 1000 miles per gallon vehicle

CU Denver Mechanical Engineering student drives in the Shell Eco-marathon

DENVER (May 5, 2014) – Eight CU Denver Mechanical Engineering students have designed a vehicle that runs on a hydrogen fuel cell and achieves more than 1000 miles per gallon.

GEM students meet with energy decision makers in DC

Global Energy Management students from CU Denver Business School meet with energy officials in Washington, D.C.

DENVER (May 7, 2014)—Interfacing with experts directly involved in the evolution of energy in America was a priceless opportunity for Chase Puckett, a student in the Global Energy Management Program.

International College Beijing students visit Arches National Park

International College Beijing student climbingv Arches National Park

ARCHES NATIONAL PARK, Utah - For International College Beijing students at CU Denver, spring break allowed time for outdoor adventures in the beautiful American West.

Léon Krier meets with CAP students and faculty

Renowed architect Krier meets CAP students and faculty

DENVER (April 14, 2014) - One of the world's leading architects and urbanists, Léon Krier recently met with students and faculty at CU Denver's College of Architecture and Planning.

Degree Within Reach launches at CU Denver

Reverse Transfer program launches at CU Denver and other Colorado institutions

DENVER (April 7, 2014)—The Colorado Department of Higher Education has launched a new program that will make it easier for transfer students—and those who have spent years in college without earning a degree—to get the credentials they deserve.

Teens: Apply NOW for CAM’s Summer Music Industry Program!

SMIP Students

DENVER (April 2, 2014) – Offered to high school students ages 14-18, the University of Colorado Denver’s Summer Music Industry Program is designed to show students what it takes to be a musician today.

CU Denver hosts annual SAAP conference

Bob Damrauer speaks at national conference

DENVER (March 17, 2014) – The CU Denver Philosophy Department in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences hosted an international gathering for the Annual Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy Conference.

Duemke guides finance students in upward direction

Members of the CU Denver Business School team that advanced in Trading Challenge pose in JP Morgan Center for Commodities

DENVER (Feb. 28, 2014) —Successfully navigating today's financial markets takes nuance, experience and strategic knowledge. Two Business School teams competing in stock trading challenge enjoy the ideal mentor in instructor Gavan Duemke.

2014 Engineering Job and Internship Fair a success

2014 Engineering Job and Internship Fair

DENVER (Feb. 28, 2014) - The recent CU Denver Engineering Job and Internship Fair attracked a crowd of students and potential employers at St. Catejan’s on the Auraria campus.

RN-BS welcomes new changes, increased enrollment in spring cohort

AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 18, 2013) - The RN-BS program utilizes state-of-the-art online education, complimented with face-to-face/webinar orientation and advising.

Energy expert says global market requires holistic knowledge

Energy expert Vincent Kaminski discusses global energy system at CU Denver Business School

DENVER (Feb. 17, 2014) - Students who gain a big-picture understanding of the global energy system will find a wealth of job prospects in the evolving energy industry, Vincent Kaminski, Ph.D., told a CU Denver Business School audience on Feb. 13.

Disaster response in indigenous communities holds lessons for all

DENVER (Feb. 13, 2014) - When a tsunami struck American Samoa in 2009, indigenous institutions on the islands provided disaster relief that could help federal emergency managers in similar communities nationwide.

RMI executive discusses ways to solve industry talent gap

Barbara Bufkin talks to the RMI Advisory Council at CU Denver Business School

DENVER (Feb. 10, 2014) -- With current managers approaching retirement and a shortage of young people entering the field, the risk management and insurance industry faces a significant "talent gap" in the coming years, an RMI executive said.

JP Morgan executive impressed by Center for Commodities

Dignitaries attend ribbon cutting of JP Morgan Center for Commodities at CU Denver

DENVER (Feb. 6, 2014) - Blythe Masters, head of Global Commodities for J.P. Morgan, said commodities are a fascinating business sector that challenge students to develop an array of marketable skill sets.

Greer makes case for sensible commodities investing

PIMCO executive Robert Greer speaks at CU Denver J.P. Morgan Center for Commodities speaker series

DENVER (Jan. 30, 2014) - When world stock markets plunged on Black Monday in October 1987, one asset class held remarkably steady.

Students with disabilities to be well served by new suite

New suite for students with disabilities to open at CU Denver Academic Building this summer

DENVER (Jan. 30, 2014) - The University of Colorado Denver's Office of Disability Resources and Services will have its first-ever assistive technology lab as well as a testing center and equipment, thanks to Dr. David and Nancy Lacey.

Xcel CEO says energy field more complex and dynamic than ever

Xcel Energy CEO Ben Fowke delivers an energy outlook at CU Denver

DENVER (Jan. 28, 2014) - Xcel Energy is on track to reduce carbon emissions by almost 35 percent by 2020 and continues progressive approaches to meeting customer needs and the demands of today's two-way energy system, CEO Ben Fowke said at CU Denver.

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