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The University of Colorado is conducting its first-ever, system-wide survey of alumni to see how they fared after finishing their studies at one of CU's four campuses. The web-based survey went out this month to 268,531 university alumni....
 
Gov. John Hickenlooper signed legislation Friday during a ceremony at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to allocate $7.93 million to renovate the former TRW manufacturing plant owned by the school into the home of the National Cyber...
 
Colorado has perilous problems keeping up with deteriorating roads, unbuilt roads, operating public schools and colleges and keeping the state safe. The problem right now isn’t that the state is critically short of money. Colorado has the cash, but a...
 
I was disappointed to learn that the bill to make the hospital provider fee an enterprise was killed last week on a 3-2 vote along party lines. The change the bill was supporting seemed to offer tremendous benefits to the state, mainly in the form of...
 
Re: “Colorado lawmakers finish session with little progress on top issues,” May 11 news story. I was disappointed to learn that politics trumped doing something good for the state when the bill to make the hospital provider fee an enterprise was killed...
 
In business the best ideas usually rise to the top. But not before they undergo a rigorous testing and scrutiny in the marketplace, where the best are separated from the rest. The marketplace of ideas should be no different, particularly as it involves...
 
...new University of Colorado School of Medicine's branch campus in Colorado Springs are employing a different brand of training for third-year students - one that teaches compassion along with diagnosis and treatment. It's aimed at creating...
 
Incoming freshmen at the University of Colorado Boulder for both the 2016 and 2017 fall semester will see a one-time tuition hike of up to 5 percent, which will then remain locked for four years. That mandate was approved Wednesday by the Board of...
 
The University of Colorado Board of Regents today approved tuition rates for the 2016-17 academic year, including a new commitment to guarantee rates for resident undergraduates at CU-Boulder. The board voted 7-2, with Regents Glen Gallegos and Stephen...
 
Yes, Colorado lawmakers, it's still important to deal with a projected budgetary crunch triggered by future tax refunds even if they are no longer likely in the next fiscal year. The problem is only being delayed for one year. Refunds will almost...

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