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University of Colorado system sends letter endorsing free expression to all first-year students

The University of Colorado (CU) Board of Regents sent a letter to all incoming first-year students in the CU system explaining its commitment to free expression. CU Regent Chance Hill said...

Kiowa County Press (The Center Square)

CU Denver Leadership Focuses on Training Diverse Leaders

Since his arrival at the University of Colorado Denver, Dr. David Engelke has been laser-focused on training graduate students to become the next generation of researchers and professors within...

Diverse: Issues In Higher Education

Opportunity zones knock near Anschutz

The neighborhoods around the former Fitzsimons Army Medical Center in north Aurora are ripe for development, thanks to the ever-buzzing Anschutz Medical Campus and, now, a federal Opportunity Zone...

Aurora Sentinel

UCCS welcomes freshmen on move-in day

University of Colorado - Colorado Springs saw nearly 1,000 freshmen move onto campus Tuesday ahead of the fall semester. Students moving in said the experience was different than what they...


Head trauma research: Colorado projects (funded by the Pac-12) aim to reduce, and understand, concussions

At one end, University of Colorado-Boulder researchers are using Virtual Reality to study the body’s response to concussion. At the other, 30 miles away, University of Colorado-Denver engineers...

The Denver Post (San Jose Mercury News)

This university earns accolades as the most Instagrammed campus in Colorado

At the University of Colorado’s Colorado Springs campus, students aren’t just hustling to get good grades, but to get those good ’grams, too. UCCS earned the coveted title of most Instagrammed...

The Denver Post

What the measles epidemic really says about America

Declining vaccination rates not only reflect a great forgetting; they also reveal a population that suffers from overconfidence in its own amateur knowledge. In her book Calling the Shots: Why...

The Atlantic

CU researchers pioneer new brain imaging technique

Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder and Anschutz campuses have broken new ground by providing a proof of concept that adapting lasers through fibers and a powerful DIY microscope can...

Daily Camera

Predicting gentrification: CU Denver research model predicts neighborhoods likely to gentrify

Researchers at the University of Colorado Denver unveiled a new research model that helps predict which U.S. neighborhoods are likely to gentrify. … The study found that policy had one of the...

7 News

CU system President Mark Kennedy starts outreach tour

As part of expanding the system’s role in outreach, the new president of the University of Colorado system is visiting several areas of the state outside the Front Range. Mark Kennedy started on...

Daily Camera

CU Denver helps Pentagon battle the threat posed by deepfakes

CU Denver is hoping to develop automated techniques that can be used on social media platforms to ferret out the fake videos before they have real consequences. “It could create protests, riots,...


Thriving, not surviving: University of Colorado Colorado Springs Chancellor Venkat Reddy, Ph.D., on creating a culture of well-being and empowering students to learn healthy habits

Dr. Reddy talks about the importance of student well-being and how UCCS is committed to nurturing a culture of wellness that permeates the entire UCCS community and is a part of the university’s...

Healthy Campus Executive Update

Want to be a college dean or president? CU Denver training diverse, mid-level professionals to ascend higher-ed’s ranks

A first-of-its kind program at the University of Colorado Denver is helping people like Lynette Bates become the leader in higher education she wished she knew when she was an undergraduate.

The Denver Post

CU Boulder engineers fly drones into tornadoes to learn how they begin

Tornado warnings save lives. But to improve the warning time, forecasters need information about tornado genesis - how they begin. That's where CU Boulder's drones come in.

9 News KUSA

Alzheimer’s research is getting a reboot at small companies focused on the immune system

“This is really a completely different approach than anything that has been tried before,” said Huntington Potter, director of the Rocky Mountain center, which is part of the University of...

The Washington Post

Nearly 81, Bruce Benson ends decade-plus tenure at CU’s helm by looking forward: “My life is working”

Bruce Benson delivered the same commencement address nearly 90 times at ceremonies across the University of Colorado’s campuses during his tenure as the school’s longest-serving president in 65...

The Denver Post

CU Boulder to teach entrepreneurship workshops in each region of state

Erick Mueller, executive director of the Deming Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Colorado Boulder, said he thinks it’s the university’s responsibility to “help not only our Boulder...

The Daily Camera

Prescriptions Fall 14% As Colorado Doctors Cut Back On Opioids

Meantime, CoBank is donating half a million dollars in a two-year grant to the University of Colorado’s Center for Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention. The new funding will allow a key drug abuse...

Daily Camera

CU Boulder breaks ground on long-awaited biz, engineering college connector

University of Colorado Boulder Deans Sharon Matusik and Bobby Braun stood alongside other university officials Wednesday as they dug their shovels into the hot dirt between CU Boulder’s Koelbel...

Daily Camera

Twelve projects win big in 2019 AIA Small Project Awards

Longs Peak Toilets, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado | ColoradoBuildingWorkshop and the University of Colorado Denver: Determined to find a better privy design, and a more humane solution of...


CU Boulder University Theatre gets needed upgrade

The University Theatre at the University of Colorado Boulder got an upgrade this semester with 24 new moving lights. The university bought LEDs this time around, so in addition to updating what...

Daily Camera

Rural Colorado faces a teacher shortage. University of Colorado Denver has plans to help.

Many of our students are working students with really deep roots in the community,” said Barbara Seidl, associate dean for teacher education and undergraduate experiences at CU Denver. “We believe...