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See how CU system ranks for utility patents received in 2017

Utility patents cover inventions that create or improve products, processes and machines and represent 90 percent of all patents issued in the country.

Denver Business Journal

Sharkey: The University of Colorado is closer to Weld County than it appears

When people in eastern Colorado think of the University of Colorado, they often picture far off campuses in Boulder, Colorado Springs, Denver or the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora. But like...

The Tribune (Guest Column)

CU Researcher Developing Game Changing Diabetes Drug

Researchers at the University of Colorado are hoping to start clinical trials on a drug that they hope will reverse Type 1 diabetes in some patients. “My group for about ten years has been...

CBS 4

CU Boulder researcher explores brain's link to back pain

  A large-scale study is underway at the University of Colorado to explore the question of whether chronic back pain can be cured by talking to people about their emotions, and to...

Daily Camera

CU Denver wants to add dorms at Auraria, but needs a development partner to do it

CU Denver has hired real estate advisory and management firm JLL to help find the partner, advise the school on how to leverage its existing real estate holdings and set priorities for its 10-year...

The Denver Post

Ryan Elementary, CU Boulder partner to build toy for Children's Hospital Colorado

The toy needed to meet safety standards, be easy to clean, stand up to strong disinfectants, be transportable and — most importantly — be fun and engaging. About 200 Ryan students gave feedback on...

Daily Camera

Collaboration by two schools is producing engineers

But now in its 10th year, the University of Colorado and CMU engineering partnership is growing faster than ever, with more students, new disciplines and student successes that rival the program's...

Grand Junction Sentinel

UCCS scholars recognized at luncheon

I had the honor of hosting the KPWE Unstoppable Women's Luncheon at UCCS Tuesday, May 15. It's to celebrate and raise funds for the Karen Possehl Women's Endowment. This year, six scholarship...

KOAA

Veterans mental-health clinic opens Monday as part of national-local partnership

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is partnering with a national nonprofit organization to open a clinic Monday that will support the behavioral-health needs of military veterans...

Denver Business Journal

Meet the man who manages to pronounce every CU Denver grad’s name

But this task isn’t a big deal for Dr. Devin Jenkins. He’s a linguist, and he reads the names of those proud grads cold every year.

9 News

Nearly 280 marijuana stores in Colorado suggested cannabis for pregnancy-related nausea, a new study shows. Health officials urge the opposite.

A study by doctors at Denver Health and the University of Colorado School of Medicine reports that, when asked for advice on mixing pot and pregnancy, employees at an overwhelming majority of...

The Denver Post

I love my job as a teacher

Dr. Margarita Bianco tells Education Week why she loves being a teacher in answer to the question, “if you had to do it all over again, would you still become a teacher?” Bianco is an associate...

EducationWeek Teacher

Biomedical startup acquired by global medical technology firm

A medical device company founded by two University of Colorado Denver and CU Anschutz Medical Campus professors was recently acquired by Stryker, one of the world's leading medical technology...

Medical Health News

UCHealth identified by IBM Watson as one of nation's top health systems

An IBM Watson Health study has identified UCHealth as one of the five top-performing large health systems in the U.S., based on a variety of metrics. This is the first time that the annual study...

Denver Business Journal

GUEST COLUMN: Growth, impact moving UCCS into the future

Completing my first year as chancellor, I would like to share some reflections on our progress, as well as plans for the exciting future at UCCS. In the past decade, the campus experienced...

The Gazette

Boulder scientists show personal care products' atmospheric impact

People applying deodorant to start their day could be contributing a comparable level of chemicals to the atmosphere as they do when getting in their cars and driving to work. That's the...

Daily Camera

CU study: Marijuana use during pregnancy associated with low birth weight

Babies born to mothers who used marijuana during pregnancy are much more likely to be born underweight, according to new research from the University of Colorado. The study, led by scientists at...

7 News

Alan Cass, the 'Voice of the Buffs' and force behind CU's Glenn Miller Archive, dies at 77

Alan Cass, a longtime Boulder resident and CU fixture, died Wednesday at the age of 77. Cass was the public address announcer for CU men's basketball games starting in 1965 and CU football games...

Daily Camera

Flush with NFL, state grant funding, CU-Denver startup set to test new helmet padding material

The new company, Impressio Inc, was officially awarded the funding from the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade on Thursday. It is the second major grant the company...

The Denver Post

CU partnerships serve many communities on Western Slope

As regent, I've been impressed by all CU does, but also surprised that many people around the state are unaware of its activities. Last year, faculty attracted more than $1 billion in research...

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Storytellers: The Grit of Bruce Benson

What makes a man like Bruce Benson come to work each day as President of the University of Colorado system? It's not the work that's been done. It's the work still left unfinished.

9 News

Panelists tackle living life in social media age at CU's Conference on World Affairs

Pop culture author Bonnie Burton remembers the internet's infancy and the challenges of moderating heated comments on a message board — the precursor to social media — on "Star Wars." Now, Burton...

Daily Camera

CU students help battle drug abuse and mental illnesses

They are topics that can be difficult to discuss: Mental illness and drug abuse. But the sometimes taboo topics were front and center during a discussion at the University of Colorado. The problem...

Fox 31

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