• Film explores an optimistic apocalypse

    'Kairos Dirt' creator screens first narrative feature, answers questions at CU Denver

    On Oct. 11, CU Denver’s Department of Art History in the College of Arts & Media hosted a showing and discussion for “Kairos Dirt & the Errant Vacuum,” the feature-length narrative debut of director and multidisciplinary artist Madsen Minax.… Full Story

    October 25, 2017
    Kaelin Alexander
    Kairos Dirt screens at CU Denver
  • 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
  • Message from CU leadership regarding DACA program

    Updated 9/5/17, 1 p.m.: In light of the announcement this morning by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to rescind the DACA program, we have contacted Colorado’s Congressional delegation to urge them to take action to allow students in the program to continue to study and work at the University of Colorado and at universities around the country.… Full Story

    September 4, 2017
  • Student government gets a new perspective

    Students elect, for possibly first time, an all-female top SGA leadership team

    Being a leader isn’t always easy, but neither is being a student. Fortunately, CU Denver’s recently elected student government executives are more than up to both tasks.… Full Story

    August 24, 2017
    Steven Vigil-Roach
    student government leaders 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
  • Leaders who foster a culture of inclusion

    Rosa Parks Awards recognize students, faculty and community members who enhance diversity

    Inspirational messages about courage and the lasting power of legacies filled the room at the 11th Annual Rosa Parks Diversity Awards Luncheon in the Tivoli Student Union.… Full Story

    April 28, 2017
    Chris Casey
    Rosa Parks Award winners CU Denver
  • University community celebrates CU in the City

    Students, faculty, alumni and staff fill Tivoli Turnhalle to help launch CU Denver’s new brand

    A new era for the University of Colorado Denver has begun, and sophomore Daisy Villicana is excited to be part of it.… Full Story

    February 21, 2017
    Michael Davidson
    CU Denver students with merchandise
  • Diversifying the Educator Workforce

    The proportion of teachers who are racially diverse has not kept up with Colorado’s changing demographics: 90 percent of Colorado teachers are white, and 10 percent are teachers of color according to the report “Keeping Up with the Kids: Increasing Minority Teacher Representation in Colorado.” The race gap among Colorado’s students and educators likely to take time and CU Denver’s School of Education & Human Development (SEHD) has been taking mission-driven action to reverse this statistic.… Full Story

    February 8, 2017
    Julia Cummings
    SEHD Graduates
  • New cohort will cultivate Latino/a leadership in education

    When Denver Latino/a community leaders Ron Cabrera and Frank Davila, who are also alums of CU Denver’s School of Education & Human Development (SEHD), approached Dean Rebecca Kantor about creating a program focused on developing Latino/a leadership in education, she asked the faculty to start thinking.… Full Story

    February 2, 2017
    Amy Ventura
    SEHD Cohorts