• Interactive budget tool for voters to see the impact of ballot issues

    Get Ready for Election: CU Denver School of Public Affairs partners with Balancing Act for online simulation to balance budget

    The University of Colorado Denver School of Public Affairs and Balancing Act, an online public budget simulation maker, today announced the release of a new tool for Colorado voters to see the impacts of three ballot proposals that, if passed, would dramatically increase funding for transportation and P-12 education.… Full Story

    October 15, 2018
    Meme Moore
  • Psychology professor studies treatments for opioid addiction, chronic pain

    Now recruiting patients for clinical research funded by $700,000 from National Institute of Health

    The University of Colorado Denver and assistant psychology professor Dr. Amy Wachholtz , PhD, MDiv, MS, were awarded more than $700,000 in funding by the National Institute of Health (NIH) to study treatments for chronic pain sufferers who become addicted to opioids.… Full Story

    October 11, 2018
    Meme Moore
  • CU Denver launches CityCenter

    New “front door” to the community increases access to the university and advances solutions to urban challenges

    The University of Colorado Denver is launching an ambitious, new effort designed to offer greater access and partnership opportunities with Colorado’s only public urban research university.… Full Story

    October 10, 2018
    Meme Moore
  • Research: WEA cell phone alerts can delay life-saving action

    Milling, or searching for threat information before acting, can cause harmful delays

    On October 3, 2018, The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), conducted a nationwide test of the Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) and Emergency Alert System (EAS).… Full Story

    October 3, 2018
    Meme Moore
  • CU Denver part of team designing underground search and rescue drones for DARPA

    DARPA awards $4.5 million Subterranean Challenge grant to research team from CU Denver and CU Boulder

    The race is on: Researchers from CU Boulder, CU Denver and the Boston-based Scientific Systems Company (SSCI), Inc., have partnered to design drones that can explore underground environments like subway tunnels, mines and caves.… Full Story

    October 2, 2018
    Meme Moore
  • Jake Jabs Event Center groundbreaking at Business School

    $12 million gift from Jake Jabs funds center to host major events, enhance educational experience

    October 2, 2018
    Meme Moore
    Rendering of Jack Jabs Event Center
  • Ride-hailing increases vehicle miles traveled

    CU Denver researcher gets behind the wheel to collect and analyze elusive data showing that Uber and Lyft put more car miles on the road

    September 27, 2018
    Meme Moore
    Note on back of seat asking rider to complete a survey.
  • The doctor is In: Noel appointed state historian

    History Colorado names Professor Tom Noel, ‘Dr. Colorado,’ as official historian

    September 20, 2018
    Meme Moore
    Professor Tom Noel