DENVER—Inspiration can strike in odd, even mundane, places. For biologist Scott Fulbright, it was in the greeting card aisle. Fulbright and Steve Albers won the $10,000 top prize at the Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition
Any nervousness Skyler Saleh had about presenting Team Stratus's project to a group of judges is long gone. He smiles and launches into the scope of his team's robotic navigation system: "We want to make the state-of-the-art robots available to anyone."
Extended family. For Ethan Rosenberg, who just graduated from the University of Colorado School of Medicine (SOM), connections to the gold-and-black run deep.
Betty Pearson is a first-generation, 66-year-old undergraduate who has been faced with many challenges. Despite the challenges, she is not only getting her college degree, she's taking on a new challenge—studying in China.
For the first time in CU Denver’s history, the university is providing graduates with the chance to contribute toward a senior class gift.
A group of more than 100 interdisciplinary students and faculty recently gathered in the Krugman Conference Hall on the Anschutz Medical Campus to share their experiences advocating for the medically underserved.
Irvin Caldera Munoz often talks about “the American Dream.” Ask him what that means to him, and he doesn’t hesitate. “The American Dream means having a nice house, a white-picket fence, a dog, a garden..."
Graduation is right around the corner for CU Denver seniors, and as the date approaches, there is one question on everyone’s mind: Where are the jobs?
Their campus is a microcosm of the world, so a group of senior-seminar students decided to do something to celebrate and amplify CU Denver's rich diversity.
Before I came to CU Denver, I didn’t understand how essential it is to live a life with purpose. It’s easy to simply scrape by from day to day, but what’s the point if there’s no meaning behind it?
Every year the seniors in CU Denver’s bachelor of fine arts degree program end their final year of study with the BFA Thesis Exhibition, displaying their final product at RedLine, a contemporary art gallery in Denver.
Thanks to sensational movie and TV portrayals, it's easy to have a skewed perception about the CIA. Two CIA recruiters visited CU Denver to dispel stereotypes about the agency and inform students about the kinds of people it hires.
Check out all the fun students had at this year's Spring Fling event.
The Pathways2Teaching program was created five years ago by Margarita Bianco, EdD, SEHD associate professor, to introduce high school students to critical issues of educational justice and to teaching as a potential career path.
After two years of hiatus, Copper Nickel, the literary journal housed at CU Denver, is back. Even after two years, people from across the country remember Copper Nickel and are thrilled to see it back.
DENVER—Emotions spilled over among CU Denver students, as well as among University of Colorado leaders, during a discussion of a proposed CU Denver wellness center at Friday's CU Board of Regents meeting in the Student Commons Building.
DENVER—Nuria Piadilla Just, a third-year doctoral student in cancer biology, enthusiastically explained her research into head and neck squamous cell carcinoma when fellow student Adam Duster stopped at her project poster.
My own journey through experiential learning made me understand who I am and where I want to be. Now I can witness CU Denver students achieve that same self-understanding every day. That is learning with purpose.
AnneMarie Rossi, a CU Denver grad, strode confidently across the stage of Denver’s Ellie Caulkins Opera House last week. As one of the featured speakers at the TEDxYouth@MileHigh, she had the opportunity to talk about mindfulness.
The DAWN Clinic is a student-staffed free clinic that serves uninsured adults from the Aurora community. Anschutz students serve their neighbors and learn what it means to provide quality health care to a population in need.