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Boffy-Ramirez on gender difference in higher-ed choices in face of unemployment

Oct. 5, 2017

Ernest Boffy-Ramirez, Assistant Professor CT of Economics, publishes research on the countercyclical relationship between educational attainment and state unemployment. Boffy-Ramirez's latest research, in Education Economics , shows that 17 year old male high school students on the margin between going to college and entering the labor force are tipped into...

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Guzik and colleagues receive NSF funding to study body-worn cameras

Oct. 5, 2017

Associate Professor of Sociology Keith Guzik (together with Onook Oh and Ronald Ramirez from the CU Denver School of Business, and Tony Tong from the Leeds School of Business at CU Boulder) recently received funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to fund a 3-year project examining the impact of...

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Tomback continues as go-to on whitebark pine

Oct. 5, 2017

On September 20, in the town of Jasper (in Jasper National Park, Alberta) Diana F. Tomback, Professor of Integrative Biology, presented an evening talk to the public on the importance of whitebark pine, a widely-distributed high elevation tree in the Rocky Mountains; the role of its seed disperser Clark’s Nutcracker,...

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UE Seeks Next Director of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities

Oct. 5, 2017

The Undergraduate Experiences Office invites applications for the position of Director of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (DURCA), to begin Spring 2018. The DURCA will provide leadership to advance the goal of providing undergraduate students with a wide range of opportunities in research, creative, and other scholarly activities. The DURCA...

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Please Alert Students: $52,000 in funding available for CU Denver Students – Study Abroad scholarship deadlines are approaching

Oct. 5, 2017

To learn more and apply to a Winterim or Maymester/Summer study abroad program, students can visit the Global Education: Study Abroad website, email study.abroad@ucdenver.edu , or contact for an appointment. Application deadlines for the Winterim programs end on October 15.

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Latino Health Certificate application deadline October 15

Oct. 5, 2017

The Colorado School of Public Health certificate in Latino Health is currently the only graduate Public Health Certificate in the country devoted to preparing a sector of the public health workforce to address Latino community’s needs. "The Latino Health Certificate will provide scholars with the necessary tools and experience to...

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Media Learning Lab Info for 2017-2018 Attached

Oct. 5, 2017

Please find a poster for the Media Learning Lab attached and distribute widely. The lab and it’s equipment is available to faculty, staff and students throughout CLAS.

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MARC program proud to announce travel grants to SACNAS

Sept. 21, 2017

The CU Denver Maximizing Access to Research Careers (MARC) Program had an amazing 6 students earn travel scholarships to present their scientific research at the 2017 SACNAS National Diversity in STEM conference in Salt Lake City, Utah in October: Odalis Castro is a Public Health major working in Clyde Wright's...

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Bosick receives ASA funding

Sept. 21, 2017

Sociology Associate Professor Stacey Bosick was recently awarded a grant from the Fund for the Advancement of the Discipline, from the American Sociological Association. The award provides additional funding to a project that she is conducting with the Denver DA’s office entitled, "The Power of Discretion: Racial Disparities in Criminal...

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Hildebrand travels to Denmark

Sept. 21, 2017

In September, continuing his collaboration with Aalborg University, Philosophy Professor and Chair David Hildebrand traveled to Copenhagen and Aalborg, Denmark, where he presented two papers and guest lectured. The first paper, "Pragmatist Aesthetics and the Experience of Technology" concerns the impact of mobile technology on human conversation and experience. It...

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