Studying abroad is an experience worth pursing, regardless of the obstacles! Take it from Global Education's Graduate Assistant Blake Mello as he explains how COVID-19 affected his plans to study in Japan, but ultimately led him to Spain.
Music can enhance moods, improve focus, promote relaxation, and boost motivation. For some, music is a great supplement for studying. Learning Hub Ambassadors offer tips for studying with music and share what they're listening to!
Finding your people is a huge part of the college experience. Peer Advocate Leaders (PALs) work with new students and help them to build foundations for their time at CU Denver—they also create their own community in the process!
EURēCA! scholar Sebastian Zegarra-Pardo hopes people will gain a greater sense of empathy and understanding from viewing his historical research. He discusses his experience and process with Undergraduate Research.
If you're looking to fulfill a sense of belonging and become a part of a community here at CU Denver, there are several ways to do so! There are many student clubs to join, including three that are being spotlighted by the Learning Hub Ambassadors.
During this time of the school year, it can be hard to prioritize ourselves and make time for self-care. The Office of Student Transitions and Family Engagement explains how wellness should be a habit and goes into how to implement it.
Read more about how the transition to Inspire will support your student experience, and what work the Office of Student Success is doing to ensure your time as a CU Denver Lynx is as smooth as possible!
Although unpaid internships can help you gain experience (and credits!), it may be difficult to ignore financial burdens. Luckily, the Experiential Learning Center (ELC) offers an Unpaid Internship Support Scholarship to students each semester.
Before Auraria was a tri-institutional campus, it was one of the oldest neighborhoods in Denver. CU Denver graduate student Alyssa Lobato shares her story as a student whose family makes up the population of Displaced Aurarians.
The transition from summer into the school year can be tough. As the semester progresses, it's important to establish and sustain a balance between work/school and your personal life, so Learning Hub Ambassadors are offering guidance!
Whether you're new to CU Denver or returning, the ease back into school might take some time. Luckily, Student Transitions & Family Engagement is here to support students with some tips that can help you succeed this Fall semester!
Figuring out your major can be scary, but it doesn't have to be! Academic advising is available to all students and can bring you several steps closer to your degree. Nayzeth Landa shares her story as an undergrad who started out undeclared.
The Counseling Center's Jessica Jaramillo dispels common myths related to suicide, shares signs that might indicate that someone is struggling, and offers guidance on how we can support loved ones and engage in tough conversations.
How can we take care of our eyes with all this screen time? Learning Hub Ambassadors Ven Talley and Zahra Abdullahi sought out to find ways that students can keep their eyes healthy and reduce physical and mental strain.
A first-gen student and part of CU Denver’s UHL program, Ana Fuentes Romero went through big changes when she went from a small high school to a college campus. As she learned to ask for help, the transition became much easier.
Questioning if you're qualified for jobs after graduation is normal! Internship Advisor Doug Wiemer explains how internships can be a great way to gain experience, discover where you want to be, and make connections to get there.
The 24th Annual National Conference for McNair Scholars and Undergraduate Research was held in March at the University of Maryland. Seven CU Denver McNair Scholars participated and were able to represent our university!
Self-diagnosis occurs when we assert that we have a mental health condition without confirmation from a professional. There are pros and cons, but it's important to remember that mental health and diagnosis are complex.
Finding jobs as a college student can be a daunting task, but students have more experience than they think! Career Counseling Intern Sheyda Zebarjadian explains how students can tap into their professional potential.