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Please check back after August 21st for information about the 2017 Fall Semester Seminars.


Contratulations to the Integrative Biology
2017 Spring Outstanding Student Award Recipients​

Each Spring Semester, the Faculty nominate and vote on outstanding Graduate and Undergraduate students in the department.  We are happy to announce the 2017 Spring Semester award recipients!

Smilodon Outstanding UnderclassmanErina Rader

Smilodon Outstanding Upperclassman Jessie Romero

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Tyler Williams

Outstanding Graduate DefenseCoutney Bouchet

Outstanding Graduate StudentAdrienne Narrowe

Outstanding Undergraduate ResearchJessie Romero

Outstanding ServiceKaitlyn Elliott​


Laurel Hartley's Graduate Student in CU Denver Today


Sara St. Onge's Research Highlights Wildlife With Focus on Education, Conservation

As city planners grapple with the fallout of explosive growth, eyeing its effect on everything from housing to highways, one University of Colorado Denver graduate student hopes her recently-launched master’s project can make a difference in the future of a vulnerable and often-stealthy metro-area population: the critters that live among us.

Results of her first surveillance, thousands of photos shot by strategically-placed motion-detection cameras, turned up everything from Bambi and Wile E. Coyote to Woody Woodpecker and Pepe LePew. “I was surprised by the skunk,” said Sarah St. Onge, who is working on her degree in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Department of Integrative Biology. “I just haven’t seen one in Colorado before, and there it was in the city.”

Please click here​ to read the full article in CU DENVER TODAY.