• Facing challenges head on

    Single mother of special needs child graduates from CU Skaggs School of Pharmacy

    MaLaura Creager has experienced quite a lot in her life. She and her brother are the first in their family to obtain bachelors’ degrees.… Full Story

    May 31, 2017
    Vicki Hildner
    MaLaura Creager and her daughter
  • Anowara Begum’s journey

    ColoradoSPH student conducts research in biomass-fueled indoor air pollution in home country of Bangladesh

    Anowara Begum’s journey from a remote village in Bangladesh to the CU Anschutz Medical Campus is an inspiring tale of courage and determination.… Full Story

    February 27, 2017
    Blair Ilsley
    Anowara Begum
  • Fall Commencement 2016

    CU Anschutz held its first fall commencement ceremony on December 27, 2016 at the Crowne Plaza Denver Airport Convention Center.… Full Story

    January 19, 2017
    Staff
    Graduate at CU Anschutz Commencement
  • Where my PhD took me

    Graduate School alumni discuss their careers outside academia

    For students who are considering graduate work that will culminate with a PhD, the question is unavoidable: What will I do with my degree?… Full Story

    January 4, 2017
    Vicki Hildner
  • Cuban surgeon resumes career after shining at CU Anschutz

    School of Dental Medicine is the latest stop for Ivan Quintana Hijano, who practiced in Cuba and helped East Timor recover from occupation and violence

    One cold afternoon, Ivan Quintana Hijano walked through the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine.… Full Story

    December 7, 2016
    Michael Davidson
    Ivan Quintana Hijano
  • Students take on opioid abuse

    Team with idea for mobile clinic takes the top prize at case study competition

    Opioid abuse is one of the nation’s most severe public health crises. The problem strikes close to home, with nearly 900 Coloradans dying of intentional or unintentional drug overdoses in 2014.… Full Story

    November 29, 2016
    Michael Davidson
  • Reaching goals, building relationships

    Bioengineering student overcomes learning disability to thrive in academics and as coach

    A simple goal motivates Kyle Adrian Kenyon: make his community healthier, smarter and more engaged.… Full Story

    November 9, 2016
    Chris Casey
    Kyle Kenyon at CU Anschutz
  • Well-traveled student says CU at top of dental schools

    Former professional basketball player takes long path to CU Dental School, wants to give back to community

    By age 26, Brandon Powell was living the life he’d always envisioned for himself. For four years, the 6-foot-3 point guard had been jetting around Europe, climbing the ranks of professional basketball teams in Germany and Austria.… Full Story

    October 18, 2016
    Guest Contributor
    Brandon Powell
  • 'I've always felt accepted'

    From war-torn Afghanistan to the friendly environs of CU Anschutz, this soon-to-graduate ColoradoSPH student has experienced it all

    Tahir Mohammad has lived through a remarkable range of experiences – from the war-torn chaos of his native Afghanistan to the peaceful and modern environs of Colorado and the CU Anschutz Medical Campus.… Full Story

    May 5, 2016
    Chris Casey
    Muhammed Tahir and students at ColoradoSPH