Two dozen Colorado middle-school teachers have returned to a college classroom, sitting where the students usually do. They’ve come from all around the state to be immersed in math.
The first time Peter Simons remembers being in a “service role” was in junior high school, when a teacher asked him to work with a girl who was shy and withdrawn. Even then, he understood that part of him was geared to trying to make the world a little bit better.
A group of retirees has appealed the dismissal of a class-action lawsuit against the state of Colorado and the Public Employees’ Retirement Association (PERA).
The Board of Regents today made appointments and awards of tenure to 12 faculty members across the University of Colorado system.
University of Colorado faculty researchers on four campuses secured more than $847 million in sponsored research funding in fiscal year 2009-10 to advance scientific work in laboratories and in the field, allowing them to remain highly competitive among peers despite the economic downturn. According to preliminary numbers, the university’s sponsored research funding for 2009-10 tops [...]