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Global citizens, dedicated to teaching


With more than 4,000 faculty members, our university boasts expertise in subjects—from architecture to nursing, from business to animation, from creative writing to dental medicine. Our faculty direct plays, study cancer cells, travel to developing countries, discover medical treatments and so much more. Even in their diversity, they all share a love of learning, a dedication to teaching and a desire for excellence. Read their stories below.

Sweet technology discussed at CU Online Symposium

A large crowd attends the annual CU Online Spring Symposium at the Liniger Building at CU South Denver

CU SOUTH DENVER — Mike Pascoe has always been intrigued about blending technology and teaching, but admits to taking the shotgun approach. For his innovative approaches to teaching, Pascoe won the Innovator Award from CU Online.

Ambron says Business School poised to soar

CU Denver Business School Dean Sueann Ambron with her husband at her retirement reception

Business School Dean Sueann Ambron said the school is set to reach new levels as she prepares to retire on July 3. During a reception Ambron said that dedicated teamwork and perseverance has put the school on the path to even greater success.

Richard Dillon Obituary

Richard T. Dillon

Richard T. Dillon, Emeritus English Professor, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, and CLAS Associate Dean, was born in Waterbury, Conn., on Aug. 19, 1933, and passed away at home in Denver on April 26, 2015.

Office of Research Services celebrates spring grant awardees

Assistant Professor Christopher Phiel presents his research topic at the ORS spring breakfast at CU Denver

DENVER—The Office of Research Services (ORS) at the University of Colorado Denver celebrated its second "class" of ORS grant awardees at a recent breakfast.

New building, programs among Ambron's accomplishments

Sueann Ambron will soon retire from a 15 year tenure as CU Denver Business School dean

Ajeyo Banerjee, PhD, recalls a simple answer given by Sueann Ambron when asked: "If hired as dean, what would you bring to the Business School?" Her confident assertion: "Excellence."

2015- 2016 Center for Faculty Development grant awardees

The Center for Faculty Development is pleased to announce the recipients of the Faculty Development grant competition aimed at enhancing teaching effectiveness, the scholarship of teaching, and/or research/creative work.

CU Denver to assist Lakewood in sustainability efforts

CU Denver students work on a community improvement project as one of the university's community partnerships

DENVER—CU Denver will team with the City of Lakewood to help the huge suburb reach its sustainability goals. The new Hometown Colorado initiative makes CU Denver the first university in Colorado to adopt the Sustainable City Year model.

The chancellor comes to class

CU Denver Chancellor Jerry Wartgow talks to a SPA graduate class in Economic Development

DENVER—University of Colorado Denver Chancellor Jerry Wartgow, a recent guest speaker in Randy Harrison's graduate class on Economic Development, shared stories from his many years in Colorado's education and job-training trenches.

Benson lays out vision for 'greatest university' in AMC Town Hall

CU President Benson chats with an audience member at his Anschutz Town Hall address

AURORA, Colo.—Collaboration and the collective strength of the University of Colorado—and the goal to keep driving those qualities forward—were themes in CU President Bruce Benson's Town Hall at the CU Anschutz Medical Campus on Wednesday.