Congratulations to Fall 2020 Outstanding Student Award Winners

Dec. 2, 2020

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences selected the following Fall 2020 graduates for recognition of Outstanding Achievement: B.S. Biology: Michael Alley B.A. International Studies: Olivia Fambrini M.S. Mathematical and Statistical Sciences: Jessica Murphy Ph.D. Mathematical and Statistical Sciences: Emileigh Willems

DMRSEF Looking for Volunteers and Judges for This Year’s Virtual Event

Dec. 2, 2020

CU Denver will be hosting the CoorsTek Denver Metro Regional Science and Engineering Fair (DMRSEF), virtually this year, from February 15-22, 2021. The fair isn’t possible without hundreds of volunteers and judges, many from the CU Denver community. The mission of the fair is to prepare the next generation of...

Marty Otañez Publishes on the Legal Cannabis Industry in Times of COVID-19

Dec. 2, 2020

In November 2020, Marty Otañez, Associate Professor of Anthropology, and Jassy Grewal, a legislative advocate with the United Food and Commercial Workers Western States Council, published "Health and Safety in the Legal Cannabis Industry Before and During COVID-19" in New Solutions : A Journal of Environmental and Occupational Health Policy...

Geography and Environmental Sciences' Fall 2020 Scholarship Winners

Dec. 2, 2020

Geography and Environmental Sciences is very proud to announce that Jordan Truitt and Melissa Allen were selected to receive the William M. Rodgers Undergraduate Geography Major Scholarship for Fall 2020.

Call for Applications: Director of Religious Studies

Nov. 12, 2020

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is searching for a new Director of Religious Studies. Any rostered faculty member may apply. The responsibilities of the position include: · Advising Religious Studies minors · Recruiting students to the minor (participating in outreach events, creating marketing materials, etc.) · Scheduling courses...

CDHE Grant Funding for Integrating OER into Classes

Nov. 12, 2020

There is still funding from year two of the Colorado Department of Higher Education (CDHE) grant to use open educational resources (OER) in your teaching. Funding for each applicant ranges from $800-1000. If interested, please submit 250 words or less addressing the following: · Your course name and description ·...

Ali Nassiri Honored with Tesol Award

Nov. 12, 2020

Instructor in Communication and the ESL Academy, Ali Nassiri has been selected as this year’s recipient of the 2020 Virginia French Allen Award for Excellence in Teaching from the Colorado Chapter of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (Tesol). This award honors a teacher who has excelled in...

New Book from Patrick Shaou-Whea Dodge on US-China Relations

Nov. 12, 2020

Patrick Shaou-Whea Dodge, Associate Professor CT in Communication and incoming President of the Association for Chinese Communication Studies (ACCS), has published his edited volume, Communication Convergence in Contemporary China: International Perspectives on Politics, Platforms, and Participation , with Michigan State University Press. The volume presents international perspectives on US–China relations...

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,...

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