• Davis receives SEHD's Rhodes Endowed Faculty Award

    Education professor keeps learning, prioritizes local research and partnerships

    Alan Davis, PhD, calls himself a “Colorado boy.” The CU Denver education professor grew up near Golden, started skiing when he was 12 and graduated from Wheat Ridge High School.… Full Story

    October 5, 2017
    Amy Ventura
    Alan Davis, PhD
  • New CAP Dean discusses CU Denver’s role as 'engaged citizen'

    Ellin says CAP provides diversity of approaches, giving students a wide range of perspectives and tools

    Nan Ellin is the new Dean of the College of Architecture and Planning (CAP) at CU Denver. Her scholarship and practice have co-created vital and vibrant places that celebrate and support life on every level.… Full Story

    October 3, 2017
    Kaelin Alexander
    Nan Ellin
  • Apply for tuition waiver benefit by Sept. 6

    Tuition Waiver Benefit applications accepted until Sept. 6 for CU Denver, CU Anschutz fall courses

    If employees or their dependents want to use the tuition waiver benefit for University of Colorado Denver and Anschutz Medical Campus Fall 2017 courses, electronic applications will be accepted until Sept.… Full Story

    August 17, 2017
    Guest Contributor
    CU tuition waiver dependent benefit now on all four campuses
  • Colorado education experts to study teacher residency programs

    The Colorado Consortium of Residency Educators (CO-CORE), a unique group of partners across higher education and non-profit organizations in Colorado, has received a $400,000 federal grant from the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) to study what makes teacher residencies effective as a teacher preparation strategy and how to sustainably fund their most important elements.… Full Story

    July 11, 2017
    Emily Williams
  • FCQ to embrace sustainability

    Faculty Course Questionnaire will move fully online in fall 2017

    Every term, students at the University of Colorado Denver, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Colorado Springs and evaluate their courses and instructors using a questionnaire called the Faculty Course Questionnaire (FCQ).… Full Story

    May 15, 2017
    Guest Contributor
  • Open Enrollment closes Friday, May 12, 5 p.m.

    Set aside money for health expenses, choose a dental plan, enroll before deadline.

    Before Open Enrollment ends at 5 p.m. May 12, CU faculty and staff still have the chance to brush up on their current benefits and enroll in new plan options.… Full Story

    May 9, 2017
    Guest Contributor
    Toothbrushes
  • 'Stretch goals' in companies can be dangerous for most

    Some of the most successful companies set goals that often appear audacious and risky

    As companies struggle to maximize output while staying ahead of the competition, a new study from University of Colorado Denver examines the idea of ‘stretch goals’ and why audacious targets are often misunderstood and sometimes misused.… Full Story

    April 27, 2017
    Laura Parker