Congressman Michael Coffman visited the CU Anschutz Medical Campus for the announcement of a $38 million philanthropic commitment by the Marcus Foundation and a partnership with the Cohens Veterans Network.
Staff Council members from the University of Colorado Denver, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, and University of Colorado System spent a recent morning at the state capitol.
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Senator Randy Baumgardner (R-Hot Sulphur Springs) hosted the University of Colorado Boulder's Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) presentation in Winter Park, CO.
Audience members were treated to a special pre-screening of “The Answer to Cancer May Be Walking Right Beside Us,” a documentary produced by Colorado State University (CSU) and Rocky Mountain PBS.
Representative Bob Rankin (R-Carbondale), Representative Alec Garnett (D-Denver), Doug Friednash, Chief of Staff to Gov. Hickenlooper, and Tanya Kelly-Bowry, CU Office of Government Relations Vice President served as panelists at a recent Buechner Breakfast First Friday sponsored by the CU Denver School of Public Affairs.
Several representatives joined UCCS Chancellor Pamela Shockley-Zalabak for lunch on the UCCS campus.
Congressman Jared Polis toured the Alliance for Technology, Learning, and Society (ATLAS) on the CU Boulder campus.
In a surprise move, the 114th Congress passed S. 3084, the American Innovation and Competitiveness Act (AICA) before adjourning in 2016.
At the end of 2016, Congress and President Obama took a significant step forward in reforming how this country researches and delivers new cures and therapies to patients in need.