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New freshmen drive rising enrollment at CU campuses

A significant rise in the number of new freshmen this fall is driving enrollment growth at University of Colorado campuses, which now count nearly 58,000...
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23rd annual Welcome Wednesday draws crowd to Parade Grounds

Even though temperatures were in the 90s, more than 800 students, faculty and staff turned out Aug. 28 for the 23rd Annual health sciences programs tradition...
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Five questions for Constance Staley

She has directed the UCCS Freshman Seminar Program for 20 years, or approximately half of her career.
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Campus welcomes freshmen with simple message: welcome and get involved

The University of Colorado Denver cranked up the spirit dial at this year's convocation ceremony: academic regalia was worn, Milo the Lynx was afoot, and a...
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Guatemala is ‘alternative’ destination for students’ service project

QUETZALTENANGO, Guatemala – Shortly after the spring semester ended, a group of 15 CU Denver undergraduate students and four staff members headed to Guatemala...
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Navy son, stationed in Japan, surprises mom by appearing at her graduation

Graduate Beth Rozinek, left, with her son, Zac Drake, at CU Denver's Spring Commencement on Saturday. The bear hug between the mom in a cap and gown and son in...
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Record number of students offered Fulbright awards for 2013-14

Twelve University of Colorado Boulder students have been offered Fulbright grants to pursue teaching, research and graduate studies abroad during the 2013-14...
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Simpson delivers straight talk about reversing deficit

From left, businessman Jake Jabs, CU President Bruce Benson, retired Sen. Alan Simpson and CU Denver Business School Dean Sueann Ambron. (Photo: Casey A. Cass/...
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Fiske Planetarium flies into the digital age

In operation since 1975, the analog star projector at Fiske Planetarium is being retired. Since 1975, Fiske Planetarium has been the Johnny Appleseed of...
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Health science students get faculty, staff in shape

Kee Warner completes a seated row exercise with the assistance of student trainer Annoushka Ranaraja at the Campus Recreation Center. Kee Warner was not...
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Guest opinion: Grade inflation? Or hard-earned results?

Critics shouldn't be surprised when students earn high grades, writes Joanne Belknap, sociology professor at CU-Boulder, in this guest column.
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Conference to examine ‘Dynamics of Inclusion’

How does inclusion work? What fosters an inclusive dynamic? What are dynamic approaches to broadening inclusive practices in your community, school, culture or...
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When the world comes to CU, these Friends lend a hand

As the number of international students increases at CU-Boulder, so has demand for members of the community – including faculty and staff – to help newcomers...
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Fountain outreach efforts net money for restoration, lasting contacts

UCCS students who participated in a “cemetery crawl” pose with their instructor, Barbara Headle, for a group picture. A first-ever Fountain Fairview Cemetery...
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Students create new maps with ‘universal design’ to expand access

Jarad Christianson, a senior in environmental design, near the bronze buffalo statue outside Folsom Field. He included the landmark in some of the 74 campus...
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Students design, present plans for affordable housing

Students in the interdisciplinary Urban Housing course taught this semester by College of Architecture and Planning Instructor Jennifer Steffel Johnson took on...
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Report: CU-Boulder No. 1 in state for sending, receiving students internationally

CU-Boulder students participate in the International Coffee Hour (Photo by Patrick Campbell/University of Colorado) The University of Colorado Boulder enrolled...
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Prospective students learn about options at open house

Another successful Admissions Open House was hosted Sunday by the CU Denver Admissions Office. Hundreds of prospective students showed up at the Auraria Events...
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Forum focuses on recruiting, retaining students

The most important factor in retaining a UCCS student from their freshman to sophomore year and ultimately through graduation is relatively obvious, said...
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Students speak minds at energy policy debate

Panelists in the Energy Policy discussion are, from left, Alice Madden, Ashley Palomaki, Tim Kirby, Greg Dobbs (moderator), Michael Kosdrosky, Josh Penry and...
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Students briefed on how to find jobs in federal government

Getting a job can be difficult. Getting a federal government job can be twice as difficult, but members of the United States Office of Personnel Management (...
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New students encouraged to get involved, expand horizons

Incoming freshmen at the University of Colorado Denver heard a message loud and clear at Friday's high-spirited convocation: Get connected to your university...
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Students ring in Lunar New Year at Tivoli Turnhalle

The New Year as observed by many Asian cultures, including Chinese, Korean, Tibetan and others coincides with lunar cycles. For 2012, the Chinese New Year’s...
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'Nuts and bolts' orientation greets new students

An orientation session and resource fair in the North Classroom welcomed new students to the CU Denver campus Jan. 11. Many of the nearly 125 students who...
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Leaders highlight student recruitment, retention, marketing efforts

Helping a UCCS student decide to continue to his sophomore year could be as easy as saying “hello” outside of class. Barbara Gaddis, executive director of...

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