Open Educational Resources Available to Faculty

Oct. 28, 2020

There are a few opportunities for faculty associated with open educational resources (OER), including Creative Commons Certificate training, Pressbooks, and two OER conferences. A Creative Commons Certificate training course is available, where if you are selected for the course, the costs for participation will be fully covered by the Colorado...

New Book on Colonization from Brandon Mills

Oct. 28, 2020

History Instructor Brandon Mills recently published his new book, The World Colonization Made: The Racial Geography of Early American Empire . It chronicles the rise and fall of the colonization movement as a political force within the United States – from its roots in the crises of the Revolutionary Era,...

Brenda Allen Offers a New Course on Workplace Diversity

Oct. 28, 2020

“Inclusive Leadership: the Power of Workplace Diversity” is the title of a new course offering of CU on Coursera , the learning program available free to all CU faculty, staff and students through early 2021. The course was created by Communication Professor Emerita and former Vice Chancellor for Diversity and...

Chris Miller and Bryan Wee Win Presidential Initiative on Urban Research Awards

Oct. 28, 2020

The Presidential Initiative on Urban Research, sponsored by the CU system to bolster each campus’s unique area of expertise, is intended to support CU Denver’s urban and place-based research and creative work. The winners were selected by the seven deans, with assistance in proposal review from eight faculty. The College...

CultureKlatsch Receives CARES Grant

Oct. 28, 2020

The English Department’s podcast CultureKlatsch was recognized with a Colorado Humanities CARES Grant . Grant funds were provided by Colorado Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act economic stabilization plan of 2020. Check out this month’s episode...

Availability of Professional Development and Start-up Funds

Oct. 15, 2020

From the CLAS Associate Deans : Thank you all for your care and understanding as we undergo unprecedented challenges associated with the pandemic and concomitant reduced financial resources to complete the important work required to meet our mission as a higher education institution. We are filled with gratitude and awe...

Timberley Roane’s Impact Recognized with Chase Faculty Community Service Award

Oct. 15, 2020

Associate Professor of Integrative Biology Timberley Roane is the recipient of the 2020 Chase Faculty Community Service award, recognizing her unrelenting support of the Native American/American Indian community in the education of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).The Chase Faculty Community Service Award is presented annually to a full-time CU...

Congratulations on Retirement Susan Rivera

Oct. 15, 2020

Susan Rivera will retire at the end of October from the Mathematical and Statistical Sciences Department. She joined the university in fall 2015, and has worked tirelessly to make CU Denver a welcoming place to our students, visitors, staff and faculty. The Math Department wishes Susan a well-deserved and a...

Prestigious Grant Awarded to Jennifer Boylan and Kevin Masters

Oct. 15, 2020

Jennifer Boylan, Assistant Professor of Health and Behavioral Sciences, and Kevin Masters, Professor of Psychology, recently received a new grant from the John Templeton Foundation . The project aims to test important aspects of religion and spirituality as they naturally change within-individuals over time and in response to life events,...

CFETL Offering New Student Support Course

Oct. 15, 2020

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning knows that student success doesn't just happen in the classroom. We know student health matters and can impact student success, which is why CU Denver is committed to supporting student well-being, including student mental health. On behalf of our partners in Health,...

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