In this edition, we highlight a number of key initiatives the Office of Government Relations was involved in during the final months of 2015, and provide a preview of what 2016 might bring on both the policy and political side of things from both the State Capitol and in Washington, DC.
Updates on State and Federal activities - Fall 2015.
The Congressman toured the Center's facilities and laboratories while learning about health and wellness initiatives.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan praised the CU Denver School of Education and Human Development.
The second conference held by the Senator addressed how to better serve veterans at UCCS.
Congressman Jared Polis and Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz discussed climate change at CU-Boulder.
In this edition, we spotlight Colorado’s two U.S. Senators, Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner.
Updates on State, Federal, and Campus Activities.
On April 7, Congresswoman Diana DeGette held an event at CU Denver on the issue of student loan affordability.
On April 29, Kathleen Tierney, Ph.D., Director of the Natural Hazards Center and Professor of Sociology in the CU-Boulder Institute of Behavioral Science, and Nnenia Campbell, Research Assistant at the Natural Hazards Center visited Washington, D.C. to participate in the 21st Annual Coalition for National Science Funding (CNSF) Reception and Exhibition.