• Major university initiatives move forward

    Leadership team explains positive strides for budget, student success and facilities

    Updates on major initiatives that have engaged large swaths of the CU Denver community – a new budget model, the Student Success Partnership and the facilities master plan, to name a few – filled a mostly positive-news Campus Conversation on Oct.… Full Story

    November 2, 2017
    Chris Casey
    CU Denver Chancellor Dorothy Horrell
  • Symposium focuses on 'phenomenal pathway' for student success

    New practices, technology, collaboration take spotlight at annual Undergraduate Experiences Symposium

    Considering that the subject of increasing the number of students who complete their degrees, and do so in less time for less cost, has “gotten really complex,” it was fitting that the 13th Annual CU Denver Undergraduate Experiences Symposium covered a lot of ground and filled an entire day.… Full Story

    October 24, 2017
    Chris Casey
    UES at CU Denver
  • CU Student Agency builds pipeline for jobs

    Innovative program gives CU Denver students real-world experience -- and some cash

    In today’s digital world, the needs for creative media – websites, videos, photos and logos – are exploding.… Full Story

    September 18, 2017
    Chris Casey
    CU Denver students tour Denver company
  • Future-focused budget

    Incentive-based budget model designed to align with university priorities, promote student success

    In a higher-education environment that’s become crowded and capriciously funded, it’s more imperative than ever for universities to differentiate themselves and invest in their strengths.… Full Story

    September 18, 2017
    Chris Casey
    Budget model redesign
  • Collaboration creates business confidence index

    Business School teams with DBJ on quarterly survey of local economy

    Vibrant. Positive. Robust. These words come to mind after the numbers got crunched in the new CU Denver-Denver Business Journal index that surveys local business confidence.… Full Story

    September 11, 2017
    Chris Casey
    CU Denver Professor Cliff Young
  • Back to class for former Denver Broncos star

    Concerned about the toll of injuries and concussions, Bruton begins pursuit of health care degree at CU Denver

    You might wonder why an NFL player keeps a full-size plastic human skeleton in the hallway of his home.… Full Story

    September 1, 2017
    Chris Casey
    David Bruton at CU Denver
  • First-generation student shares inspirational story

    Campus Conversation highlights CU Denver's momentum, strategies to bolster student success

    As we launch into a new academic year, CU Denver’s upward momentum is undeniable: growing enrollment, positive budget numbers, a strategic roadmap guiding long-term sustainability and, most importantly, increased student success.… Full Story

    August 23, 2017
    Chris Casey
    Leah Porter at CU Denver
  • World-class karate athlete sets sights on Olympics

    CU Denver student hopes to represent U.S. when sport debuts at Tokyo 2020

    CU Denver offers a growing Club Sports program, and now it’s home to an elite athlete who is making a serious bid to compete in the 2020 Olympics.… Full Story

    August 13, 2017
    Chris Casey
    CU Denver student and karate athlete Kamran Madani
  • Love of history propels alumna to mountain museum post

    'My master's was perfect for this position,' says director of Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum

    Shelley Popke feels a kind of kinship with people who come into the Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum looking for stories and insights into their high-country forebears.… Full Story

    August 13, 2017
    Chris Casey
    Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum