• Students shed light on 3D design

    CAP lampshade exhibit on display through Aug. 31

    If you haven’t seen a 3D-printed lampshade, now is your chance. Students in the College of Architecture and Planning (CAP) recently had the opportunity to design and 3D print their own lampshades, now on exhibit on the second floor of the CU Denver building.… Full Story

    August 28, 2017
    Steven Vigil-Roach
    CU Denver students in design class
  • Building architects

    CAP camp attracts prospective future generation with project, taste of campus life

    Circular saws buzzed and the smell of sawdust filled the air, as 27 students from high schools across the West scurried about the annex of the College of Architecture and Planning (CAP) on an overcast summer day, their intense focus a sign of a looming deadline ahead.… Full Story

    August 13, 2017
    Debra Melani
  • Students put their mark on pop-up park

    Maymester class designs and builds entryways for Square on 21st, a collaboration with City of Denver

    It’s not often that an undergraduate student gets to build something that thousands of people will pass through as they enter a lush and leafy reprieve from the sea of concrete.… Full Story

    July 5, 2017
    Chris Casey
    Denver Mayor Michael Hancock with CU Denver students
  • Regents approve appointment of two new deans

    Nan Ellin named dean of the College of Architecture and Planning and Martin Dunn as dean of the College of Engineering and Applied Science

    The University of Colorado Denver announced today the appointment of Nan Ellin, Ph.D., as dean of the College of Architecture and Planning and Martin Dunn, Ph.D.,  as dean of the College of Engineering and Applied Science.… Full Story

    June 16, 2017
    Emily Williams
    Student Commons Building
  • Teens find 'voyce' in advocacy

    Young people advocate for threatened neighborhoods with researchers' help

    The Globeville and Elyria-Swansea neighborhoods in north Denver sit center stage to multiple threats.… Full Story

    May 10, 2017
    Michael Satchell
    Esme Aguilar, a youth participant, poses in front of a mural
  • Departing dean shares thoughts about architecture’s future

    Mark Gelernter retires after 14 years at helm of College of Architecture and Planning, 30 years with university

    If you are disappointed by the new buildings going up around Denver, you aren’t alone—University of Colorado Denver College of Architecture and Planning (CAP) Dean Mark Gelernter, PhD, is disappointed too.… Full Story

    April 26, 2017
    Michael Davidson
    Mark Gelernter
  • Building on decades-long international friendship

    CU delegation, including President Bruce Benson and First Lady Marcy Benson, visits leaders and alumni in Saudi Arabia

    A University of Colorado Denver delegation’s trip to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to strengthen bonds and open doors to new opportunities proved very successful.… Full Story

    April 13, 2017
    Staff
    CU team with Zuhair Fayez
  • 50 years of building communities

    College of Architecture and Planning celebrates Colorado Center for Community Development’s golden anniversary

    At the University of Colorado Denver, “CU in the City” expresses a commitment to serve the community.… Full Story

    April 12, 2017
    Michael Davidson
    Regents Heidi Ganahl and Sue Sharkey
  • Nurturing an international friendship

    CU delegation, including President Bruce Benson and First Lady Marcy Benson, visits leaders and alumni in Middle East

    A University of Colorado Denver delegation’s trip to the Middle East to strengthen bonds and open doors to new opportunities proved very successful.… Full Story

    April 5, 2017
    Chris Casey
    CU delegation visits National Museum of Saudi Arabia