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Ex-NASA official at CU's Conference on World Affairs: 'We have to keep exploring'

Anyone itching to blow this popsicle stand that is planet Earth can count on Dava Newman to figure out how and where to go. Newman, former deputy administrator of NASA, spoke to a packed Macky...

Daily Camera

Recent CU study of NFL running backs and injuries finds surprising results

A recent study by the University of Colorado’s Sports Medicine and Performance Center suggests NFL running backs who log a lot of carries in a season are not at an increased risk of missing time...

The Denver Post

Colorado business leaders are feeling good about what's ahead, says CU Boulder report

The Leeds Business Confidence Index ahead of the second quarter of 2017 is at 63.4 points overall, up 3.1 points from last quarter and 8 points up from the second quarter of 2016. The survey of...

Denver Business Journal

In The Heart Of Colorado’s Opioid Crisis, This Rural Doctor Is An Army Of One

Help will soon be on the way. Dr. Jack Westfall of the University of Colorado Denver and director of the High Plains Research Network is leading a team that received a $3 million federal grant...

Colorado Public Radio

CU Denver concerned about enrollment for international students

The school has seen a slight drop of global students. "The perception is America doesn't want us," said John Sunnygard, Director of International Affairs for CU Denver. One of the reasons why...

7 News

Interim UCCS chancellor using his experience to give back to campus

In some ways the short move represented a seismic leap, from being dean of the College of Business and associate vice chancellor for online studies to becoming interim chancellor in charge of the...

The Gazette

CU Art Museum exhibit helps visitors find their safe place

When the CU Art Museum asked visitors to explain what home meant to them as a part of its new exhibition, "Home: American Photography," the museum staff said the gamut ran far and wide: "Wherever...

Daily Camera

Federal labs in Boulder and across Colorado seen as $2.6B economic driver

Federally funded research facilities in Boulder and the rest of Colorado contributed about $2.6 billion to the state's economy in 2016 and supported more than 17,600 jobs, according to a report...

Daily Camera

Retired CU live mascot Ralphie IV dies

Retired University of Colorado mascot Ralphie IV died Sunday morning, the school announced Monday. The live buffalo mascot was on the sideline for 11 seasons, from 1998 to 2008. She was a month...

Fox31

Rural Areas Brace for a Shortage of Doctors Due to Visa Policy

The delay also could affect the roughly 400 foreign medical graduates who come each year to participate in residency programs at teaching hospitals. The doctors were matched on Friday for...

New York Times

Employment lawyer Hill seeks CU regent board seat from Colorado Springs

Chance Hill brings a heck of a resume to his candidacy for University of Colorado regent from Colorado Springs. An employment lawyer in Colorado Springs, he served six years of active duty...

The Gazette

CU Boulder engineers land large-scale battery technology grant

University of Colorado engineers have received a $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop better membranes enabling more efficient and cost-effective large-scale battery...

Daily Camera

CU Denver will grant early admission to Denver high schoolers with good grades

Juniors at Denver's DSST Public Schools now have an even bigger incentive to get good grades — it could mean they'll already have a place in college set from the start. The University of Colorado...

Denver Business Journal

Navigating technology transfer issues

Another advantage for postdocs is that since they are just starting out, they risk less by choosing to realize their dreams. “They are at a point in their career where they can easily transition...

Science

Progress in the fight against Alzheimer's

CU’s First Lady Marcy Benson, whose mother battled Alzheimer’s: “I guess what I want people to understand is that it’s not just the children of people with Alzheimer’s that have a chance of...

9 News

CU law course includes rafting trip

University of Colorado Boulder law students will be getting out of the classroom and onto a raft this summer to learn about Colorado river laws. ...

9 News

CU Boulder-led study envisions sub-2-hour marathon

A team of researchers led by the University of Colorado has developed a set of mathematical calculations showing how a top male marathoner could likely break the two-hour mark and trim up to 4 ½...

Daily Camera

From Austin To Memphis: What It Takes To Build A Music-Tech City

Many governments are encouraging ties between the music industry and educational institutions, including Nashville's major label-sponsored program Music Makes Us and COMS'...

Forbes

Campaign underway to raise $1.5M to name theater for former UCCS chancellor

A $1.5 million fundraising campaign to name a theater in honor of former University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak kicked off this week. University of Colorado-...

The Gazette

CU class combines comedy and climate change

A class at CU Boulder is combining two unlikely topics – comedy and climate change. The two topics are combined as part of ‘Comedy for Climate Change’ – a video competition and project which...

9 News

CU Boulder's Ellison Onizuka remembered aboard space station

More than 31 years after University of Colorado graduate Lt. Col. Ellison Onizuka lost his life on the space shuttle Challenger, his spirit is being remembered aboard the International Space...

Daily Camera

Cosmetic surgery is booming in Colorado

There also is the growing number of plastic surgeons. There are entrepreneurial doctors using technology like social media to find patients. And the University of Colorado School of Medicine has...

Denver Business Journal

Shakespeare troupe combats bullying in Glenwood stops

“There’s something about that richness and that complicated aspect of a Shakespearean play that works really well with this frame of violence prevention,” said Amanda Giguere, CSF’s director of...

Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Satellite health clinic serves CU Boulder students living in Williams Village

When Emma Bradley woke up with body aches one day last week, she spent most of the day resting in her dorm room in Williams Village.

Daily Camera

End of an era: One-on-one with retiring UCCS Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak

It's the end of an era at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Doctor Pam Shockley-Zalabak is retiring as chancellor on February 15th, after more than 40 years on campus.

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