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University of Colorado-Denver
University of Colorado-Denver

Colorado is more diverse than ever, but its college professors are overwhelmingly white

Who teaches students matters. Studies show that it affects a student’s sense of belonging, and whether students and families see colleges as being for them.

Education

Almost everyone in Colorado who eagerly wanted a coronavirus vaccine has gotten one. Now comes the hard part.

Persuading the vaccine hesitant requires trust and dialogue, and that means reaching herd immunity for COVID-19 will take time

Coronavirus

University of Colorado Boulder says it will welcome students back this fall

The university said it will enhance its on-campus testing capability and create a campus response team to track, notify and isolate those exposed to the coronavirus

Education

Social media shaming is spiking during the coronavirus pandemic, for better or worse

Social media shaming obviously isn’t new, but it’s spiked during the outbreak of the new coronavirus. And while some of it is hurtful -- and downright mean -- it’s not all bad, say experts who have studied social media behaviors for years.

Coronavirus

Panhandlers in Denver make an average of $10 per hour, on par with minimum wage. Dogs help, kids not so much.

The most lucrative blocks are near the light-rail, according to a researcher who spent a year observing panhandling as part of University of Colorado Denver's focus on urban social studies

Coloradans

Oliver Herring: From MOMA, the Guggenheim and the Hirshhorn to … Auraria?

The world renowned collaborative artist is bringing a 31-day experiment to a tiny gallery at the University of Colorado Denver because he says “art should be accessible”

Arts

What will make you believe in global warming? How about a life-altering flood, study asks

The collective community experience in northern Colorado -- not personal property damage -- caused the most change in beliefs

Environment

Opinion: There’s a nationwide measles outbreak. We still must act to keep Colorado children safe.

Opinion Columns

Howie Movshovitz: A remembrance of Brit Withey, artistic director of the Denver Film Society

Opinion Columns

Is Denver’s contemporary architecture killing us?

Denver architect Don Ruggles worries that the odd angles and sharp points meant to excite are also causing neuroaesthetic problems. "This is a public-health issue, not a style issue."

Culture