DENVER (AP) — U.S. Rep. Joe Neguse is calling for an investigation to be reopened into allegations that the National Park Service tried to remove references to human-caused climate change from a...
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Experts say the three-year contract for the new president of the University of Colorado offers more protections to the university than it does the president.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — It was caps, gowns and snowsuits for students as snow fell during spring graduation ceremonies at the University of Colorado Boulder.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on graduation at University of Colorado Boulder (all times local):
Cold and snow didn't stop spring graduation ceremonies at the University of...
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The University of Colorado Boulder was holding its spring graduation ceremonies Thursday morning, but the weather was decidedly wintry.
DENVER (AP) — The University of Colorado A-Line train to Denver International Airport has registered 20 million passengers since opening for service just more than three years ago.
DENVER (AP) — The University of Colorado named Mark Kennedy as its next president Thursday amid protests that the former Republican U.S. representative is out of step with the school's...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A University of Colorado at Colorado Springs student with down syndrome is calling for the university to allow students with intellectual disabilities who earn...
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The lone finalist for president of the University of Colorado answered questions ranging from diversity to his congressional voting record during his first public forum...
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The lone finalist in the University of Colorado system presidential search is facing backlash for recent comments he made related to affirmative action.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The selection of University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy as the sole finalist for president of the University of Colorado system has raised concerns from some CU...
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy is the sole finalist for president of the University of Colorado.
The Colorado school's regents said Wednesday they...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Drones will be among the tools scientists and students will use later this year and next to study supercell thunderstorms that can spawn tornadoes in Nebraska and other Plains...
DENVER (AP) — A review of Denver-area yearbooks in recent decades found photos of students wearing Ku Klux Klan-style hoods for several years at one suburban high school and students in blackface and Nazi garb at the University of Colorado in the 1960s.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Police have closed their investigation into whether several female students at the University of Colorado were drugged at parties because of a problem with blood samples taken from some of the alleged victims.
The Daily Camera reports six women reported they believed they were drugged Oct. 17 at parties at four different fraternities near the school's campus in Boulder.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — University of Colorado officials are monitoring the effects of the partial government shutdown on the university where the majority of research funding comes from the federal government.
The Daily Camera reports the university received about $369 million, or 72 percent, of its research funding from the federal government last year.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The University of Colorado has announced its most ambitious fundraising campaign with the goal of raising $4 billion.
The university has already raised more than $2 billion in the quiet phase of the campaign, which has been ongoing since late 2013. University officials say they have now made the campaign public to hit the $4 billion mark, which could happen in the next three to five years.
DENVER (AP) — The Regional Transportation District says that high-rise growth in downtown Denver is one of the main causes of the district's ongoing issues with the metro area's commuter rail network.
That discovery came in an action plan the district submitted to federal regulators Friday and made public Monday.
The document says Denver's rising skyline around Union Station regularly blocks GPS signals the system relies on to keep the University of Colorado A-Line running smoothly and safely.
FRISCO, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say a 21-year-old man died after crashing into a tree at Breckenridge Ski Resort.
The Summit Daily reports Daniel Giger, a University of Colorado-Boulder student and native of Newport Beach, California, hit the tree while skiing an intermediate run on Peak 7 on Sunday afternoon. He was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say a University of Colorado student has died after he crashed into a tree while skiing last week.
The Daily Camera reports 26-year-old Bill Brockmueller died Monday after he was taken off a ventilator.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A recent report says the Colorado economy will continue to grow next year, but perhaps at a slower pace.
The Daily Camera reports the 2019 Colorado Business Economic Outlook Forecast shows that Colorado, despite slower growth, will still be in the top 10 states next year for employment growth.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A University of Colorado senior is the first woman from the school to win a Rhodes scholarship and the first CU student since 1993 to be selected for the honor.
Serene Singh of Colorado Springs was one of 32 American students selected to study at Oxford University by the Rhodes Trust on Sunday.
The group includes more women than any other previous year and almost half of the recipients are either immigrants or first-generation Americans.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The University of Colorado Board of Regents will examine whether future regents should be paid a stipend.
The Daily Camera reports that regents currently cannot receive payment from the university, beyond reimbursement of reasonable expenses, without approval from the board.
DENVER (AP) — The national office of a fraternity has ordered the shutdown of its chapter in Boulder after five University of Colorado students told police they believe they were drugged while attending parties in the collegiate business and residential district across from campus.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders headlined a get-out-the-vote rally in friendly and familiar territory Wednesday, praising Colorado's Democratic gubernatorial candidate, Rep. Jared Polis, at the University of Colorado in Boulder.
Sanders urged a crowd of about 2,000 to vote for Polis and other progressive candidates and check what he called President Donald Trump's broken promises on health care and myriad other issues.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Some high school students in Colorado can now guarantee their admission to the University of Colorado's School of Education.
AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Police say two people have died after being shot in a Denver suburb at the start of a gunbattle that also injured a police officer and a person suspected of that shooting.
Aurora police said Saturday that the men who died and the officer were shot Friday evening near the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.
Police said officers were investigating a reported fight when they heard gunshots. They found several people, including a juvenile, had been hurt.
AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A police officer was shot in the Denver suburb of Aurora but is expected to be OK.
Aurora police say the officer, whose name has not been released, was shot near the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus on Friday evening. Investigators have not said where the officer was hit or what led to the shooting.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Police have arrested a man in connection with a fatal shooting on the campus of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a 28-year-old man to 25 years in prison for the hit-and-run death of a student in Colorado Springs.
Fourth Judicial District Judge Thomas Kelly Kane handed down the sentence Friday to Vincent Fernando Garcia for the October death of University of Colorado at Colorado Springs freshman Zachary S. Schlagel.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The owners of a downtown Boulder property have surrendered their tavern liquor license following the death of a customer.
Boulder's Licensing Manager Mishawn Cook confirmed that the license was formally revoked on Friday as part of a plea deal. The Daily Camera reports it was one of 16 tavern liquor licenses in the city.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — University of Colorado President Bruce Benson has announced he will retire next July.
Benson has been president of the university system since March 2008, and he is the longest-serving CU president in 65 years. He says it has been an honor and privilege to serve as president of his alma mater, from which he earned a geology degree in 1964.
He also says he's proud of the work that has been done to ensure that the university is one of Colorado's most important public assets.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A mechanical engineering professor at the University of Colorado Boulder has pleaded guilty to mail fraud for using funds from a research grant for personal expenses, including international travel.
Oleg Viktorovich Vasilyev, 50, pleaded guilty Monday. Sentencing on the federal charge is scheduled for Oct. 25.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The Boulder County Coroner says the University of Colorado student whose body was pulled from the Boulder Creek in February had died from head injuries suffered in a fall.
The Daily Camera reports that 21-year-old Khalid Rafee was found facedown and not moving in the creek Feb. 9.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Students, landlords and officials from both city government and from the University of Colorado are discussing Boulder's rental housing market.
Currently, pre-leasing for rental housing starts 10 months in advance of move-in dates.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on the University of Colorado's move to strip student government of financial oversight (all times local):
University of Colorado Chancellor Phil DiStefano says he will gather student feedback on a decision to move a majority of funds managed by CU's student government over to the vice chancellor for student affairs.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The University of Colorado says it is moving a majority of funds managed by the university's student government over to the vice chancellor for student affairs.
The Daily Camera reports Chancellor Phil DiStefano said Wednesday the university wants to take the burden of managing the funds off of the student government.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The University of Colorado has decided to honor its first black female graduate, who wasn't allowed to walk across the stage in 1918.
The Daily Camera reports that Polly McLean, a CU associate professor who researched the woman's story and corrected the record at the university, will host the inaugural Lucile Berkeley Buchanan Lecture on April 4.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — An open online course about developing compassionate leaders is coming to the University of Colorado.
The Daily Camera reported Monday that Jane Goodall, known worldwide for her research on the relationship between chimpanzees and humans, will lead the course.
The course, which starts this summer, is geared toward K-12 educators, but anyone can enroll.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A player on the University of Colorado women's lacrosse team died in auto accident over the weekend.
The school said Monday that 21-year-old senior Julia Sarcona was driving a vehicle that crashed into a tree on a highway south of Boulder.
Coach Ann Elliott described Sarcona as someone with an "incredible heart" who was "always funny and caring" and "could always make you laugh and smile."
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A man who is believed to have been homeless was found dead in Boulder in cold weather on Christmas.
The body of 44-year-old Benjamin Harvey was found outside the Boulder History Museum near the University of Colorado at around 2 a.m. Monday.
Police Sgt. Melissa Carey told the Daily Camera that there weren't any signs of foul play. The coroner's office is investigating how he died.
DENVER (AP) — Researchers said Thursday they will study contamination levels in the blood of about 200 Colorado residents whose drinking water was tainted by firefighting foam from an Air Force base.
The University of Colorado and the Colorado School of Mines said the two-year study aims to determine how much of the chemicals residents absorbed, how quickly their bodies are shedding the contaminants and what the current levels are in the water.
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on Gov. John Hickenlooper's pick to fill an opening on the Colorado Supreme Court (all times local):
Gov. John Hickenlooper has picked University of Colorado law professor Melissa Hart to fill an opening on the Colorado Supreme Court.
Hart will take the place of Allison Eid (EYED) who was appointed to Denver's federal appeals court by President Donald Trump. She filled the vacancy left by Neil Gorsuch, who stepped down after being nominated to the U.S. Supreme Court.
DENVER (AP) — Gov. John Hickenlooper will announce his latest pick to fill an opening on the Colorado Supreme Court justice on Thursday.
Last month, a judicial nominating commission gave the governor three judges to choose from, all of them women. They are Denver attorney Marcy Glenn, University of Colorado law professor Melissa Hart of Denver and Alamosa-based district court judge Pattie P. Swift.
DENVER (AP) — France has lured five Colorado scientists to do climate change research for the rest of President Donald Trump's term.
Colorado Politics reported Tuesday the scientists will come from the University of Colorado, the National Center for Atmospheric Research and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Rocky Mountain National Park is expanding its representation of Native Americans with the help of indigenous-focused University of Colorado groups and tribal representatives.
DENVER (AP) — University of Colorado officials are backing the creation of online programs that could let students earn college degrees for $15,000.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The University of Colorado has been selected to lead the Pac-12 Conference's new initiative to use eye-tracking technology to better understand traumatic head injuries in student athletes.
The conference announced Thursday that it has formed a Student-Athlete Health and Well-Being Concussion Coordinating Unit, a multi-year and multi-site research initiative that will use the eye-tracking technology to study how to prevent and respond to head injuries in athletes.
DENVER (AP) — Scientists say they have more evidence that an increase in earthquakes on the Colorado-New Mexico border since 2001 has been caused by wells that inject wastewater from oil and gas production back underground, similar to human-caused quakes in Oklahoma and other states.
A paper published last week by researchers at the University of Colorado concluded that the wastewater caused a big enough increase in underground pressure to make rock formations slip along fault lines.
In a story Oct. 20 about U.S. approval of GlaxoSmithKline's shingles vaccine, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the drugmaker is testing its new vaccine against an older one sold by Merck & Co. The study is being conducted by University of Colorado researchers; Glaxo is providing its vaccine for the research.
A corrected version of the story is below:
FDA approves better vaccine against painful shingles virus