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June 27, 2019
Eco-art, homelessness and housing costs: Student symposium projects target city
Livy Snyder has spent countless days in the metal car of a light rail train headed toward the heart of the Mile High City. But unlike many of her fellow...
May 2, 2019
‘Campus conscience’: Community says goodbye to diversity chief Allen
Whether it was fate or inclination, something spurred Brenda J. Allen, PhD, to shift her scholarly focus early in her career. The result, many of her...
March 21, 2019
Campus Conversation focuses on reinventing student experience
What do progressive pharmacies, precision medicine and doctors’ virtual house calls have to do with student success? A lot, if you work for the University of...
February 7, 2019
‘Lynx’ population on rise
Whether it’s the lure of the Lynx or the magic of the Mile High City, new students are sensing the attraction of the University of Colorado Denver and applying...
January 17, 2019
Family from West Africa realizing lofty goals together at CU Denver
Visitors to the Tisseglo household might fare best if they are CU Denver Lynx fans. Three of the family of five, which uprooted from West Africa in 2012 in...
December 6, 2018
What has four legs, 125 strings and one dean’s heart?
For the astute musician, it’s an extended hammered dulcimer. For the history buff: an instrument played by Gypsies on the streets of Hungary. For CU Denver’s...
November 29, 2018
State of the Campus: ‘precious opportunity, profound obligation’
Highlighting the Front Range’s dynamic growth and the magnified disparities that it brings, Chancellor Dorothy Horrell set the stage for this fall’s State of...
November 8, 2018
Engineering retention program nets NSF grant, $1 million for scholarships
Discouraged by the many freshman students who never returned as sophomores, Maryam Darbeheshti, PhD, put her engineering mind to work and built something.
October 18, 2018
Celebrating partnership: University, city officials join grand opening
Nearly 100 people packed the brand-new CityCenter on Oct. 10 for the official grand opening of what will serve as CU Denver’s new “front door” to the city,...
September 13, 2018
Lack of diversity in medical studies can cost lives
Before the 1980s, doctors overlooked heart attacks in women, sending them home, often to die, instead of rendering life-saving treatment.
August 9, 2018
Lifestyle makeover: Wellness center study fuels transformation
With the words “morbidly obese” ringing in her ears and the thrill of crossing a 5K finish line fresh in her mind, Emily Cooley’s eyes stopped short on a...
April 26, 2018
CU Anschutz poised to lead VR's health care integration
A nervous heart patient waiting for surgery suddenly finds herself immersed in an ocean of aqua blue. As she slowly treads the warm water, sparkling from the...
March 29, 2018
Remembering Stephen Hawking: Faculty share brush with fame
After coming into the world on the anniversary of Galileo’s death and leaving it on the birth date of Albert Einstein, Stephen Hawking’s ashes will now sit...
December 14, 2017
AIDS Clinical Trials Unit celebrates 25 years of progress
Diagnosed in 1991, David Dillon was sure his HIV-positive test was a death sentence. He’d watched friends die, struggling on the only drugs available at the...
December 7, 2017
Expert on air pollution, tobacco control takes reins of ColoradoSPH
The newest dean on campus has a lot to boast about. A recent invitation to the Vatican. An award presented by a king. But after 40 years in a career that...
November 16, 2017
Traystman remembered for bringing passion, wit, success to university
Although his office now sits empty, a rarity during his 10 years with the University of Colorado, Richard “Dick” Traystman, PhD, lives on through his legacy...