Super Bowl to affect Auraria Campus
Thu, 30 Jan 2014 04:35:00 MST
Due to anticipated large crowds and high activity related to the Super Bowl game, access to the Auraria Campus will be limited on Sunday, Feb. 2 beginning at noon until 11 p.m.
Chef, students, alumni head to Super Bowl to volunteer at benefit
Thu, 30 Jan 2014 03:20:00 MST
Jackson Lamb, chef and HTE professor, along with eight students and two recent graduates from the HTE department, will coordinate the annual Taste of the NFL in New York the night before the Super Bowl.
Tickets available for Athletics Hall of Fame Banquet
Thu, 30 Jan 2014 00:08:00 MST
On Friday, Feb. 14, five individuals and one team will be recognized at the 2014 Metro State Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet.
National and local media showcase faculty expertise
Wed, 29 Jan 2014 08:59:00 MST
The local and national media continue to call on MSU Denver professors as experts on many of today’s most important and controversial developments such as airport security breaches, Colorado’s marijuana policies and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy.
Cross Currents art exhibit featured on PBS
Wed, 29 Jan 2014 02:57:00 MST
Last week, Rocky Mountain PBS featured a segment on Cross Currents, an exhibit that runs until Feb. 8 at the Center for Visual Arts.
Students win book scholarships
Wed, 29 Jan 2014 00:53:00 MST
Students who completed the Student Inventory Survey in the fall won $200 vouchers good toward books.
Pioneering professor at MSU Denver fabricates low-cost furnace
Tue, 28 Jan 2014 02:34:00 MST
With his students’ help, support from a local nonprofit and 144 aluminum cans, MSU Denver Professor Aaron Brown fabricated a solar device that will help reduce heating bills in Denver’s Westwood neighborhood by an average of $30 per month.
Green initiatives in ITS data centers reduce power consumption, costs
Tue, 28 Jan 2014 00:45:00 MST
Information Technology Services (ITS) is working to conserve power usage for the MSU Denver Administration Building data center and reduce energy costs.
Banner Relationship Management system updates this Friday
Tue, 28 Jan 2014 00:48:00 MST
This Friday, Jan. 31, Information Technology Services will implement several updates to the Banner Relationship Management system designed to improve “Level 1” access to various features.
Women's Leadership Conference seeks presenters, mentors
Mon, 27 Jan 2014 08:36:00 MST
The 2014 Women’s Leadership Conference seeks mentors and presenters for its 18th annual event on Friday, March 7.
GLBT open house tomorrow
Mon, 27 Jan 2014 08:33:00 MST
The office of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Student Services will host an open house tomorrow, Jan. 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Tivoli Rm. 213.
Books by two professors are published
Thu, 23 Jan 2014 01:50:00 MST
Not one, but two MSU Denver professors’ books were recently published.
Connecting Auraria meeting
Thu, 23 Jan 2014 01:47:00 MST
Faculty, staff and students are invited to provide recommendations from the Connecting Auraria study -- a plan to enhance bicycle and pedestrian safety and comfort between the Auraria Campus and its surroundings.
Welcome back movie tonight
Wed, 22 Jan 2014 01:13:00 MST
Join the MSU Denver community tonight for a complimentary screening of “Captain Phillips,” in Tivoli Turnhalle beginning at 5 p.m.
MSU Denver, India university enter into exchange agreement
Wed, 22 Jan 2014 01:29:00 MST
MSU Denver has entered into an exchange agreement with Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) University in India.
Two interim directors named
Wed, 22 Jan 2014 01:26:00 MST
Michael Erskine has been named interim director of the Educational Technology Center, and Amy Eckert, associate professor of political science, has been named interim director of the Honors Program.
Weight management program returns
Tue, 21 Jan 2014 02:06:00 MST
Strengthened @ Auraria is back this semester and offers personal training in a group format and the option for nutrition coaching.
Two MSU Denver buildings chosen for architectural tour
Tue, 21 Jan 2014 03:09:00 MST
Two MSU Denver buildings will be featured during the Denver Architectural Foundation’s Doors Open Denver, a two-day celebration of architecture and design.
MLK Peace Award winners announced
Mon, 20 Jan 2014 12:05:00 MST
MSU Denver’s annual MLK Peace Breakfast took place Friday in conjunction with the MLK Peace Awards.
Jazz coordinator recognized by The New York Times
Mon, 20 Jan 2014 10:00:00 MST
The work of MSU Denver’s Coordinator of Jazz Studies, Ron Miles, recently caught the attention of The New York Times for his score performance.
Remembering Rachel Patarino
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 02:51:00 MST
On Saturday, Jan. 11, former MSU Denver staff member Rachel Patarino of Arvada, Colo. died. Funeral services take place Saturday, Jan. 18 at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Wheat Ridge, Colo.
Men's basketball: McCarron named Academic Player of the Year
Thu, 16 Jan 2014 00:58:00 MST
Junior Mitch McCarron has been named the 2014 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Academic Player of the Year for men's basketball for the second consecutive season.
Hospitality Learning Center wins safety award
Thu, 16 Jan 2014 01:09:00 MST
ENR Mountain States magazine named MSU Denver’s Hotel and Hospitality Learning Center the Colorado/Wyoming Safety Award Winner for 2013.
Services today for Phillip Boxer, emeritus Dean of Liberal Arts
Thu, 16 Jan 2014 02:31:00 MST
One of MSU Denver’s earliest faculty members, Phillip Boxer, died on Monday, Jan. 13. Services will be held today, Thursday Jan. 16, at 10 a.m. at the Temple Emanuel-Feiner Chapel in Denver.
Melissa Harris-Perry named 2014 Noel Professor
Wed, 15 Jan 2014 07:05:00 MST
Author, professor and MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry has been selected to present the 2014 Rachel B. Noel Distinguished Visiting Professor lecture at MSU Denver on Feb. 27.
Students tackle civic health issues, share results this week
Wed, 15 Jan 2014 07:33:00 MST
Tomorrow, students in Advanced Research in the Social Sciences will share the results of a community-based research project to learn more about social connectedness and social trust in the La Alma/Lincoln Park neighborhood.
MSU Denver tops list of Military Friendly Universities
Tue, 14 Jan 2014 10:35:00 MST
Military Advanced Education recently named MSU Denver a top school in its 2014 Guide to Military Friendly Colleges and Universities.
Lunden MacDonald: Raising the level of teaching and learning
Tue, 14 Jan 2014 08:06:00 MST
Lunden MacDonald received the 2013 Faculty Senate Teaching Excellence Award for tenured faculty. MacDonald's story is our fourth in a yearlong series of articles profiling winners of the 2013 MSU Denver Distinguished Service, Teaching Excellence and Golden Key awards.
ITS selects partner for campus-wide security awareness training
Tue, 14 Jan 2014 11:03:00 MST
Information Technology Services will team with the SANS Institute to implement a University-wide security awareness training program to prevent malware infections, avoid phishing attempts and improve overall awareness for protecting physical assets.
Auraria Event Center receives Pepsi Center Jumbotron
Mon, 13 Jan 2014 12:43:00 MST
MSU Denver’s basketball and volleyball facility has received a major upgrade – the Pepsi Center’s 16-foot by 10-foot Sony Jumbotron.
Reminder: MLK Food Drive, Peace Breakfast
Mon, 13 Jan 2014 12:27:00 MST
The annual MLK Peace Breakfast occurs this Friday, Jan. 17. Items are also still needed for the Spirit of MLK Food Drive. Donations will be accepted until Thursday, Jan. 16, in an attempt to collect 2,300 items.