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Julie Vick on How to Develop Your Ability to Write with Humor

Two humor writers walk into a bar. The first one says, “Ouch!” The second one... Read more
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Go Ahead and Give Yourself a Little Scare Says Andrew Scahill

Watching frightening films can give you much more than a good scare, they can also... Read more
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New Research on State Incentive Impacts on Vaccination Rate from Andrew Friedson

None of the 19 states that implemented statewide COVID-19 vaccine lotteries this summer saw an... Read more
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Betcy Jose weighs in on the worsening humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia

“This is a story of enormous human tragedy that this is what the international community... Read more
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Jennifer Reich on the Recent Flux in Vaccine Mistrust

Back in 2015, the Pew Research Center conducted a poll about vaccine safety that found... Read more
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A Parisian Influence on Denver According to Tom Noel

A number of different factors created Denver’s diagonal streets. The orientation of natural features like... Read more
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GES Announces William M. Rodgers Undergraduate Geography Major Scholarship Winners

Nov. 25, 2021

Geography and Environmental Sciences is very proud to announce the winners of the 2021 William M. Rodgers Undergraduate Geography Major Scholarships. $1,000 Scholarship Award Winners Ismaiel Elsayed Elizabeth Kuhn Valley Lopez $500 Scholarship Award Winners Jenna Griboski Allyson Olson Rayah Woodcock

Three Questions for Philosophy Guest Speaker Robert Talisse

Nov. 25, 2021

Robert Talisse, a Vanderbilt University philosophy professor who specializes in democracy, spoke at the University of Colorado Denver recently about his most recent book, “Sustaining Democracy: What We Owe to the Other Side.” It’s a follow up to his 2019 book, “Overdoing Democracy: Why We Must Put Politics in its...

Marino Resendiz Receives Prestigious Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award

Nov. 25, 2021

Associate Professor of Chemistry, Marino Resendiz, recently received a Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award for 2021. These awards, from the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation, support the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences at undergraduate institutions. Based on institutional nominations, the program provides discretionary funding...

3MT Award for Adelle Price

Nov. 25, 2021

The Department of Mathematical and Statistical Science is pleased to announce that Statistics MS student Adelle Price won the campus' 3-minute talk (3MT) competition that took place earlier this month. Price presented a talk titled, “Bridging the Diversity Gap in Human Genetic Studies,” which is mentored by Audrey Hendricks as...

Hamilton Bean Receives Book Award and Publishes on International Mobile Alert Harmonization

Nov. 25, 2021

Hamilton Bean, Associate Professor of Communication, recently received the Sue DeWine Distinguished Scholarly Book Award for Mobile Technology and the Transformation of Public Alert and Warning (Praeger Security International) from the Applied Communication Division of the National Communication Association, an award which will be conferred later this month at the...