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Don't Swim in the South Platte Warns Alan Vajda

If you go to the Confluence on any given hot day, you may see people... Read more
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Esther Sullivan on the Impact of Rent Hikes on Mobile Home Owners

“Almost across the board, park residents are renting the land under their homes,” said Sociology... Read more
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Gillian Silverman on the Modern Scarlet Letter Placed on Amber Heard

While much of the circus surrounding the Depp-Heard trial feels entirely of this moment (a... Read more
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Abortion Ban Impacts Will Extend to Men Says Jennifer Reich

One of the few social scientists who has conducted research on adult men involved in... Read more
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Op-Ed From Jamie Hodgkins Highlights the Challenges of Fieldwork for Parents, and Launches Survey to Gather Data

Associate Professor of Anthropology Jamie Hodgkins (and Jessica Thompson of Yale University) recently shared their... Read more
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Union Station Can’t Arrest it’s Way Out of Addiction Issues According to Candice Shelby

“Everybody knows it’s not effective,” said Candice Shelby, Philosophy Professor who has written extensively about... Read more
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Gabriel Zamosc Essay on Nahua Philosophy Receives Honorable Mention

June 16, 2022

Associate Professor of Philosophy Gabriel Zamosc recently published a piece on Nahua philosophy in the American Philosophy Association (APA) Hispanic Newsletter . His essay is a 2021 APA Essay Prize Honorable Mention titled, “Reconsidering the Epistemological Problematic of Nahua Philosophy.”

Alum Channing Tate Expanding Her Community-building Research on Hospice Care

June 16, 2022

Health and Behavioral Sciences Alum Channing Tate recently spoke with 144 older Black adults while conducting research for her doctoral dissertation about hospice care – what they knew about it, whether they’d consider it, what their experiences with hospice had been. She is undertaking this work as part of her...

Timberley Roane Publishing on Applying Indigenous Methodologies

June 16, 2022

Associate Professor of Integrative Biology Timberley Roane and her colleagues recently published, “ Application of the Indigenous evaluation framework to a university certificate program for building cultural awareness in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics .” This paper presents a case example of the Indigenous Evaluation Framework as applied to a...

Florian Pfender Receives NSF Focused Research Groups in the Mathematical Sciences Award

June 16, 2022

Congrats to Mathematical and Statistical Sciences Professor Florian Pfender for receiving an NSF Focused Research Groups in the Mathematical Sciences award. The title of the award is " Generalized Turan Problems ." This is a collaboration with University of Illinois and Iowa State University. The CU Denver award is $370,085.

Christopher S. Beekman Publishes on Pacific Maritime Networks

June 16, 2022

Christopher S. Beekman, Professor in the Department of Anthropology, recently published an edited volume titled, Waves of Influence: Pacific Maritime Networks Connecting Mexico, Central America, and Northwestern South America ( Dumbarton Oaks ). The Pacific Coast of the Americas linked Pre-Columbian complex societies from Mexico to Peru, facilitating exploration, communication,...