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Sarah Horton Speaking Out for the Undocumented and Promoting Unheard Voices

Sarah B. Horton, Associate Professor of Anthropology, has been conducting interviews with undocumented Latinx workers... Read more
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Marisa Westbrook Witnessed How Pandemic Aid Impacted Denver’s Poor

Marisa Westbrook, a Health and Behavioral Sciences Doctoral Candidate, observed that during a two-year study... Read more
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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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Research on El Niño Impacts for Cholera Rates by Ivan J. Ramírez

Jan. 20, 2022

Assistant Professor of Health and Behavioral Sciences Ivan Ramirez recently published “ Deconstructing the spatial effects of El Niño and vulnerability on cholera rates in Peru: Wavelet and GIS Analyses ” in Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology . This retrospective research yields new insights about epidemic cholera during the 1990s in...

New NEA Award for Wayne Miller

Jan. 20, 2022

English Professor Wayne Miller received a $10,000 National Endowment for the Arts Translation Fellowship to support his collaborative translation of the short story collection Sellers Of Chaos by the Albanian writer Moikom Zeqo.

Alum Vance Harris Publishes First Research

Jan. 20, 2022

Vance Harris, Geography and Environmental Sciences 2020 alum, had his first research publication in the journal Frontiers in Forests and Global Change , “ Small-Area Estimation for the USDA Forest Service, National Woodland Owner Survey: Creating a Fine-Scale Land Cover and Ownership Layer to Support County-Level Population Estimates concerning utilizing...

Mitch Handelsman wins APA Award

Jan. 20, 2022

Professor of Psychology and CU President’s Teaching Scholar Mitch Handelsman won the 2021 Ethics Educator Award from the American Psychological Association Ethics Committee. The award recognizes "outstanding contributions to ethics education and psychology."

ESIL Program in Alliance to Increase Native American Participation in STEM Careers

Jan. 20, 2022

The Environmental Stewardship of Indigenous Lands (ESIL) Certificate Program has joined the Native Food, Energy and Water Systems (FEWS) Alliance with the shared vision to build a highly skilled Native American Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) workforce, and to address insufficient access to food, energy and water in Indigenous...