Students and faculty from the University of Colorado School of Medicine’s Anschutz Medical Campus on the west steps of the Capitol. The seventh day of protests in the Capitol Hill area of Denver, Colorado, on Wednesday, June 3, 2020. Photo Steve Peterson

Black Lives Matter protests may have slowed overall spread of coronavirus in Denver and other cities, new study finds

While the protests brought thousands of people together, they likely caused many more to stay home, a research team including a University of Colorado Denver professor concluded

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Denver school board unanimously backs curriculum redesign to highlight racially diverse narratives

The historic Know Justice Know Peace Resolution comes after over a year of work led by Denver Public Schools students, teachers and staff at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Early College

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Aurora working group presents draft plan to recruit and retain more teachers of color

This year, about 20% of Aurora's licensed staff members are employees of color — while 85% of the district's students are of color

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Two churches in Colorado granted exemption from state coronavirus guidelines

Denver Bible Church in Wheat Ridge and Community Baptist Church in Brighton filed a complaint in August against the state's mask mandate and limitations on indoor gatherings