Phiel on CRISPR at FRCC

Dec. 1, 2016

In October, Christopher Phiel , Assistant Professor of Integrative Biology, was invited by the Science Club at Front Range Community College to speak about CRISPR genome editing. Phiel teaches about CRISPR and similar techniques in his Introduction to Molecular Biology class, and has students perform their own CRISPR experiments in...

Tomback and Students Speak at Yellowstone Conference

Dec. 1, 2016

Diana F. Tomback , Professor and Associate Chair in Integrative Biology and Director of the Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation, and her graduate students presented four oral presentations and a poster paper based on recent research in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem at The 13th Biennial Scientific Conference on the Greater Yellowstone...

Stith Speaks in Spain

Dec. 1, 2016

Brad Stith , Professor of Integrative Biology, gave two invited talks in Spain in late September-early October. The first was at the at the European Calcium Society (one platform and one poster) meeting which was hosted by the University of Valladolid. Stith's talk was on the discovery of a new...

MH/MSS Students Take Top Honors at AGLSP

Dec. 1, 2016

The 2016 Association of Graduate Liberal Studies Programs (AGLSP) annual conference in Oklahoma City gave Student Presentation Awards to: Lindsay Miller: Seen But Not Heard: Foucault, Freire and the Constructionof the Self in The Rules Dating Manual Rodrick Schubert: Tradition and Transformation in Jane Addams’s New Federalism: Creating Community Sphere...

Tomorrow: November 11th Gobbler Basket Signup Deadline

Nov. 10, 2016

CU Denver Food Pantry is inviting students to sign up for Thanksgiving Gobbler Baskets. If you know any student(s) that might benefit from a basket, please refer them to: . If they would like a gift-card to go with their basket, there is a link to the gift-card survey...

Stefes Publishing in Germany

Oct. 27, 2016

Christoph Stefes , Associate Professor of Political Science, collaborated on two recently released books: Germany's Energy Transition: A Comparative Perspective , and Fighting Environmental Crime in Europe and Beyond: The Role of the EU and Its Member States .

Walsh Recognized with Engaged Scholarship Award

Oct. 27, 2016

Jim Walsh , Clinical Assistant Professor in Political Science, was awarded the 2016 Engaged Scholarship Award by the Campus Compact of the Mountain West. The Engaged Scholarship Award, "recognizes a faculty member at a CCMW member institution whose scholarships illustrates clear goals for academic and community change, adequate preparation in...

International Studies Class Meets Governor Hickenlooper

Oct. 27, 2016

Windham Loopesko 's INTS 1111 class attended a presentation offered by World Denver at the University Club on October 12. The Governor spoke with the students, giving them his take on international issues. INTS 1111, "Today’s Globalized World – Are You Ready?" is an interdisciplinary course that examines the current...

Bruederle Publishes as Part of International Global Carex Group

Oct. 27, 2016

Leo P Bruederle, Associate Professor in the Department of Integrative Biology, has published two articles as part of the Global Carex Group (GCG), an international group of collaborators conducting research on one of the largest genera of flowering plants worldwide. "Making Carex monophyletic (Cyperaceae, tribe Cariceae): a new broader circumscription,"...

Reminder: CLAS Media Learning Lab available to all CLAS Students, Staff and Faculty

Oct. 13, 2016

The Communication Department is proud to announce that the Media Learning Lab in the Student Commons Building is open and available to CLAS students, faculty and staff, Monday to Thursday from 9am to 5pm. The Lab provides a 21st Century workspace for digital creativity and production: state-of-the-art Apple computers loaded...