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November 18, 2021
In memoriam: Regent Emeritus Richard Bernick
University of Colorado Regent Emeritus Richard J. “Dick” Bernick, who provided 26 years of service as a board member, died Sept. 30, 2021, in Denver. He was 92...
April 29, 2021
CU Denver mourns the loss of Dean Rebecca Kantor
On Thursday, April 22, the CU Denver community learned that the School of Education & Human Development’s dean, Rebecca Kantor, EdD, passed away from a...
December 3, 2020
In Coleman, CU had visionary leader, tremendous philanthropist
Bill and Claudia Coleman at the inaugural Benson Society gala in 2018. At last year's Coleman Institute Conference, from left, Bill Coleman, CU President Mark...
August 27, 2020
Weber pointed university toward the stars
Arnold R. Weber, CU President, 1980-85 Arnold R. Weber, the University of Colorado’s 13th president, died Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020. He was 90. “I’m saddened to...
June 18, 2019
In memoriam: Regent Emeritus Tilman ‘Tillie’ Bishop
Updated June 21 with details on services. University of Colorado Regent Emeritus Tilman “Tillie” Bishop, died Sunday, June 16, 2019, in Grand Junction. He was...
August 9, 2018
Buechner’s leadership made impact at CU and in local government
John C. Buechner, Ph.D., president of the University of Colorado 1995-2000, died July 28, 2018. He was 83.
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...
October 16, 2013
Scott Carpenter, CU-Boulder alum and NASA Mercury astronaut, dies at 88
Carpenter was the first of 18 CU-Boulder astronaut affiliates to fly in space.