• Film examines risks temp workers face

    CU Anschutz researchers and producer of 'A Day's Work' probe plight of temp workers

    An hour and a half into his first day on the first job of his life, 21-year-old Lawrence Daquan “Day” Davis was killed.… Full Story

    May 31, 2017
    Guest Contributor
    Screening of Day's Work at CU Anschutz
  • Being a good neighbor

    CU Denver and CU Anschutz students help residents of Denver Meadows

    Virginia Visconti is always looking for ways to advance community-campus partnerships. As the community practice specialist for the Center for Public Health Practice, Colorado School of Public Health, Visconti, PhD, identified an important collaboration to engage students and faculty, from both CU Denver and the CU Anschutz Medical Campus.… Full Story

    May 22, 2017
    Kathleen Bohland
    Brenda Gutierrez and her four children
  • CU Pre-Health Scholars participate in Community Strengthening Project

    A select group of young adults with an interest in pursuing health careers receive an introduction to the many diverse opportunities available to them through the CU Pre-Health Scholars Program (CUPS) at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora while they’re still in middle school and high school.… Full Story

    December 19, 2016
    Guest Contributor
  • The Turtle Project

    Scientist finds inspiration to help homeless from her daily commute

    As a scientist, Shawna Matthews, PhD, was used to spotting problems and searching for solutions.… Full Story

    December 2, 2016
    Jennifer Loyd
    Volunteers help Matthews transport donations.
  • Student-led project benefits pre-health majors, community

    9Health Fair, including volunteers from CU Anschutz, debuts on Auraria Campus

    On an October Sunday, as a crowd of people maneuvered through a maze of tables in search of their next stop, Nevan McCabe stood on the sidelines of a transformed campus gymnasium beaming.… Full Story

    October 19, 2016
    Guest Contributor
    9Health Fair at Auraria Campus
  • A home in the hub

    Assistive Technology Partners finds new space on CU Denver campus

    Lauren Beck already knows the first phrases she’s going to program into NOVA Chat once the software is uploaded to her tablet: all the character names from “Ranger’s Apprentice,” her favorite book series.… Full Story

    September 29, 2016
    Guest Contributor
    Lauren Beck
  • CU Anschutz speaks in support of its community

    Part of a continuing effort on campus to support and encourage solidarity around diversity and inclusion

    Representatives of the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, including faculty, administration and students, gathered on July 28 in the Boettcher Commons to address the impact that violent incidents have had on the nation as well as the Aurora community.… Full Story

    August 9, 2016
    Michael Satchell
  • 'Great to be involved in the community'

    Dental Medicine students and faculty provide free screenings at Boys & Girls Club

    For many kids, a trip to the dentist is an exercise in apprehension and fear. Not so for a group of Boys & Girls Club members who had their teeth examined by CU School of Dental Medicine (SDM) students on a recent evening.… Full Story

    May 31, 2016
    Chris Casey
    Dental screening at Boys & Girls Club
  • CU Anschutz academics help draft new patient care law

    Signed by governor Wednesday, Regis University professor also involved

    A coalition of doctors and ethicists, including two from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and another from Regis University, are behind a new law signed Wednesday allowing doctors to take better care of the most vulnerable patients in hospitals and emergency rooms.… Full Story

    May 18, 2016
    David Kelly