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James Walsh Expands on Irish History in Leadville

Assistant Professor in Political Science James Walsh says there were about 3,000 Irish-born people in... Read more
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Psychology Alum Karina Muro Helping Create a More Diverse Mental Health Workforce in Colorado

Karina Muro, Psychology BA, 2021, didn’t see a lot of people who looked like her... Read more
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Esther Sullivan on the Challenges of Mobile Home Ownership

Esther Sullivan, Associate Sociology Professor, said homeowners will often tolerate "egregious" rent hikes — 50-60%... Read more
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Check out the Latest Interactive Film Series in Denver with Host Andrew Scahill

The Rainbow Cult series, which launched this month at the Sie FilmCenter, is taking an... Read more
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Complex Circumstances Behind Car Thefts According to Brenden Beck

Rises and ebbs in crimes have more complex contributors than just one or two factors,... Read more

CLAS Faculty Among Those Working on Ninth Street Restoration Project

In March, the University of Colorado Denver revealed plans to restore and renovate all of... Read more
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Inclusive Excellence Strategic Plan

Sept. 22, 2022

We are really excited to launch the college’s Inclusive Excellence Strategic Plan . As part of university-wide discussions about equity, last spring the administration asked CLAS units to develop strategic plans for DEI, due Fall 2022. Instead of requiring CLAS units to create their own individual plans from the ground...

Take Advantage of State Sponsorship of the Creative Commons Certificate

Sept. 22, 2022

The Colorado Department of Higher Education (CDHE) is sponsoring seats (covering the costs) for the Creative Commons Certificate . This opportunity is for faculty, librarians, instructional designers, or staff members who may benefit from this training. The Certificate program offers in-depth courses about CC licenses, open practices, and the ethos...

Visible Wearing of CU Denver IDs While on Campus and in the Buildings across Speer

Sept. 22, 2022

The CU Denver campus is debuting an initiative requiring all students, faculty, and staff to display their campus ID badges when entering any CU Denver Building. The impetus for this pilot project has been a recent uptick in theft and unauthorized individuals entering campus buildings. There is no mandate about...

Marjorie Levine-Clark Recent Publications

Sept. 22, 2022

Marjorie Levine-Clark, Professor of History and Associate Dean for Diversity, Outreach, and Initiatives, recently published a four-volume collection of British primary sources on Work and Unemployment, 1834-1911 (New York: Routledge, 2022), with extensive editorial commentary. The volumes explore the interdependent meanings attached to work and unemployment, working-class men’s and women’s...

New Funding for Sara Branco and Team Studying the Role of Fungal Secondary Metabolites

Sept. 22, 2022

Assistant Professor of Integrative Biology Sara Branco (along with a team of scientists at Duke University and the University of Wisconsin) received funding from the Joint Genome Institute/Department of Energy to develop the project ‘ Functional Roles of Secondary Metabolites in Ectomycorrhizal Fungi ’. The study will be led by...