Education debate gains some traction

January 24, 2007

By Lisa Weil and Liane Morrison Denver Post Are Colorado’s schools adequately preparing our children for the 21st century? Evidence suggests we have lacked the vision and investment necessary to prepare our students for a (Read More)

Unemployment rate at five-year low

January 24, 2007

More positions put rate at 4.4% in Colorado in ‘06 By James Paton, Rocky Mountain News January 24, 2007 Colorado last year saw its unemployment rate fall to its lowest level since 2001 and its (Read More)

Leaders seek ideas to reap new money

January 24, 2007

By Jennifer Brown and Chris Frates Denver Post Staff Writers Denver Post The leaders of Colorado’s two largest universities want voters to approve new money for higher education, whether it’s a tax increase, lottery funds (Read More)

On Point: A diversity of diversity

January 24, 2007

January 24, 2007 CU Chancellor Bud Peterson is an engaging fellow, so when he tells me that a high-paying new position he’s creating-”vice chancellor for diversity, equity and community engagement” – won’t necessarily fatten the (Read More)

Higher ed woes may land on ballot

January 24, 2007

By Berny Morson, Rocky Mountain News January 24, 2007 The presidents of Colorado’s two research universities agreed Tuesday that the state’s higher education funding woes can be solved only at the ballot box. But don’t (Read More)

Mountain Lions complete sweep

January 24, 2007

Superior talent is key to runaway win By BOB STEPHENS THE GAZETTE Tempers flared on a few occasions but what mattered most was Colorado College couldn t slow the fast-paced offense of Colorado-Colorado Springs on (Read More)

UCCS delivers knockout punch

January 24, 2007

By BRUCE WADMAN THE GAZETTE Even though the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs, a Division II school, has dominated its series against Division III Colorado College, none of it mattered Tuesday. Host UCCS needed clutch performances (Read More)

CU president pleads for med school funds

January 24, 2007

Health Sciences Center drained, he says By HANK LACEY THE GAZETTE DENVER c University of Colorado President Hank Brown made an impassioned plea to Republican legislators to increase funding for the CU Health Sciences Center (Read More)

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