Kevin Masters and Team Seek Participants for ELM Study

Oct. 13, 2021

The University of Colorado Anschutz Health & Wellness Center is seeking volunteers for the final cohort of the Enhanced Lifestyles for Metabolic Syndrome (ELM) study, a 2-year research study comparing two lifestyle programs with the goal to improve health and reverse the metabolic syndrome. The ELM trial, led by Psychology...

Pregnancy research on an LC-MS/MS assay from Gabriella Mayne

Oct. 13, 2021

Graduate student in Biological Anthropology, Gabriella Mayne recently published with a team, “ Development and validation of an LC-MS/MS assay for the quantification of allopregnanolone and its progesterone-derived isomers, precursors, and cortisol/cortisone in pregnancy ,” in Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry . Neuroactive steroids are potent neuromodulators that play a critical...

Physics Alumnus and Physics Faculty Publish a “Five-Generation” Paper

Oct. 13, 2021

Physics alumnus Orrin Shindell, currently an Assistant Professor at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, recently had a paper accepted in the Journal of Mathematical Biology , “Universality in Kinetic Models of Circadian Rhythms in Arabidopsis thaliana.” The paper assembles several published mathematical models for the molecular control of circadian...

Ibram Kendi's book How to be an Antiracist standing up and partially open on a table.

CLAS READS! How to Be an Antiracist Reading Groups Now Forming

Oct. 13, 2021

CU Denver is engaging in a university-wide reading of Ibram X. Kendi’s How to Be an Antiracist , and we strongly encourage all members of CLAS to participate! CLAS is organizing reading groups for Spring 2022. These book groups will be a meaningful way to make connections and build trust...

Please Take Part in the Campus and Workplace Culture Survey October 15 - November 12

Oct. 13, 2021

The University of Colorado system and campuses will launch the Campus and Workplace Culture (CWC) Survey fall of 2021. The University of Colorado is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all members of our community feel respected, supported, and valued. The purpose of the Campus and Workplace Culture Survey...

Encourage Students to Apply for EUReCA! Grants

Sept. 29, 2021

The EURēCA! Grant Program (formerly UROP) is a competitive grant program managed by the Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities. EURēCA Grants support original student-driven research, creative, and other scholarly activities under the mentorship of a CU Denver faculty mentor. Grants of $500 are administered each October and February...

2021 Pandemic Research and Creative Activities Awards

Sept. 29, 2021

When the pandemic hit, our CU Denver researchers, creators, and staff demonstrated remarkable resilience and ingenuity in the face of tremendous difficulty. The University is now asking for nominations of those who have gone above and beyond to support Research and Creative Activities (RCA) at CU Denver during the pandemic,...

Apply Now for CLAS Diversity and Inclusion DIIF Grants

Sept. 29, 2021

CLAS Council on Diversity and Inclusion DIIF Grants support projects that encourage people to think about diversity, equity, and inclusion in meaningful ways and to make positive changes in CLAS and the broader campus. Examples of projects related to diversity and inclusion goals that the DIIF will support include but...

Rodney Herring on Developing Features of Economic Writing in the 18th Century

Sept. 29, 2021

Associate Professor of English Rodney Herring’s article “' Money is not a Pledge': Early Financial Genres, the Battle of the Banks, and John Law's Money and Trade Considered ” appeared in the most recent issue of The Eighteenth Century . Co-authored with Mark Longaker, the essay uses rhetorical analysis to...

Sarah Fields and Team Win August Steinhilber Award

Sept. 29, 2021

Communication Professor Sarah Fields was part of a team whose amicus legal brief in Alston v. NCAA helped change history for college athletes. That team recently received the Education Law Association’s August Steinhilber Award for the Best Legal Brief of the Year. The award committee wrote that the brief "was...

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