• Center for Identity & Inclusion debuts

    Formerly the EOP, center provides programs and support to cultivate a more inclusive campus

    The University of Colorado Denver, known for its diverse undergraduate student body, has changed the name of its Educational Opportunity Programs (EOP) to the Center for Identity & Inclusion (CII), marking an expansion of the center’s role in promoting a diverse campus.… Full Story

    September 20, 2017
    Sarah Tanksalvala
    Center for Identity & Inclusion at CU Denver
  • Denver Startup Week: Our experts play big role

    Sessions will highlight health, entrepreneurship, technology and other topics

    University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus faculty, staff and students – as well as a few alumni – will be represented in force as subject matter experts at Denver Startup Week, a summit of entrepreneurial energy, innovation and connection.… Full Story

    September 18, 2017
    Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship
  • Qualified nominees sought for Regents Awards

    Candidate names should be submitted by Oct. 2

    Each year, the University of Colorado Board of Regents may award Honorary Degrees, University Medals, or Distinguished Service Awards for exemplary contributions.… Full Story

    September 18, 2017
  • 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
  • Conversations in Africa

    Public Affairs students take Maymester trip to Uganda and Rwanda

    “Africa will change you.” That’s what CU Denver Adjunct Professor Jamie Van Leeuwen, PhD, tells students in his School of Public Affairs (SPA) Maymester course, which takes them to Uganda and Rwanda to study poverty and development.… Full Story

    September 13, 2017
    Amy Ventura
    Tea plantation in Rwanda
  • Alumnus, and pilot, flies to rescue after Harvey

    Engineering graduate volunteers to deliver aid in wake of Texas hurricane

    After Hurricane Harvey hit south Texas, people were stuck in towns without clean water – or passable roads through which they could get clean water.… Full Story

    September 13, 2017
    Sarah Tanksalvala
    CU Denver alumnus James Rice
  • 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
  • Alumnus Slade amps up music education

    Lead singer of The Fray partners with CU Denver to bring music to Colorado kids

    Isaac Slade, a CU Denver alumnus and lead singer of the Denver rock band The Fray, visited campus last week to recruit an intern from the College of Arts & Media for a new nonprofit he’s spearheading with Colorado Gov.… Full Story

    September 6, 2017
    Sarah Tanksalvala
    Isaac Slade of The Fray