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1 hr ago | The American Institute of Architects

AIA Selects Recipients of the Annual Jason Pettigrew Memorial ARE Scholarship

For immediate release: Washington, D.C. - July 22, 2014 - The American Institute of Architects selected ten recipients to receive the 2014 Jason Pettigrew Memorial ARE Scholarship.


Related Topix: Brooklyn (Portland, OR), Architectural Design, Arts, Oregon, Penn State University Park, Pennsylvania State University

5 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

Natural-terrain schoolyards reduce children's stress, says Colorado University-Boulder study

Playing in schoolyards that feature natural habitats and trees and not just asphalt and recreation equipment reduces children's stress and inattention, according to a University of Colorado Boulder study.


Related Topix: University of Colorado Boulder, Home Gardening, Home, Keene, NH, Education Etc.

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Fibroblast Growth Factor-23 and Incident Atrial Fibrillation: The...

From the Division of Cardiology , Division of Nephrology and Kidney Research Institute , Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology , Department of Epidemiology , and Department of Laboratory Medicine , University of Washington, Seattle; Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, ... (more)


Related Topix: Nephrology, Medicine, University of Washington, University of Minnesota, Pennsylvania, UC San Diego

Medical News

Early-career physicians receive National Psoriasis Foundation fellowship to study psoriasis

Twelve residents and medical students each received a one-year, $50,000 National Psoriasis Foundation fellowship to study psoriasis.


Related Topix: Psoriasis, Medicine, Health, University of Utah, University of Pennsylvania, Northwestern University

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Hundreds rally, seek end to strikes on Gaza

Demonstrators waving red, black, white and green Palestinian flags and signs that read "End Collective Punishment" gathered on the Capitol lawn Saturday.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Grist Magazine

Living next to natural gas wells is no fun

Driving around the rural back roads of Garfield County, Colo., you don't see many cars.


Related Topix: Garfield County, CO, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency


National Psoriasis Foundation awards 13 psoriasis research fellowships

Twelve residents and medical students each received a one-year, $50,000 National Psoriasis Foundation fellowship to study psoriasis.


Related Topix: Psoriasis, Medicine, Health, University of Utah, University of Pennsylvania, Northwestern University

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Denver Post

Downtown businesses foot bill for more police as reported crimes rise

People stand near the corner of Cleveland Place and the 16th Street Mall outside of McDonald's last month.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Drugs

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Cortez Journal News

GraduationAmy Lichliter

Amy Lichliter celebrated her May 17, 2014, graduation by participating in the spring ceremony at the University of Colorado Denver.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

American Library Association

C&RL Forum: Mapping Library Contributions to Campus Internationalization

Campus internationalization can be defined as "broadly referring to institutional efforts to integrate an international, global and/or intercultural dimension into the teaching, research or services function."


Related Topix: Libraries, Auraria (Denver, CO), Colorado

Sun Jul 06, 2014

San Diego NewsCape

Insurgents attack aid programs to undermine the government

Insurgents sabotage government-sponsored aid programs in poor areas because they fear those programs, if successful, will increase the government's support among the people, new Stanford research shows.


Related Topix: Terrorism

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Business Journal

Oil and gas development means mitigating impacts, says former Colorado governor

Concerns about the health impacts of oil and gas operations are real, and people are working to mitigate risks associated with the industry.


Related Topix: Bill Ritter, US Governors, Aurora, CO

Wed Jul 02, 2014

CBS Local

A Capella Group Promises To 'MIX' It Up On Independence Eve

Shows like "Glee" and movies like "Pitch Perfect" have made singing groups all the rage but who would think of putting fireworks and a capella together? The Civic Center Conservancy did when playing for its 5th annual Independence Eve celebration and asked MIX, the University of Colorado Denver's premier a capella group, to kick off the evening.



Insurgents attack aid programs to undermine governments, Stanford scholar says

Joseph Felter, a retired Army colonel and researcher at the Hoover Institution and Stanford's Center for International Security and Cooperation, found that development aid backfires when insurgents attack it as a way to discredit government.


Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Stanford, CA, Terrorism

National Institutes of Health

Gene type confers 26 percent chance of early celiac sign by age 5

More than one quarter of children with two copies of a high-risk variant in a specific group of genes develop an early sign of celiac disease called celiac disease autoimmunity by age 5. The findings are from The Environmental Determinants of Diabetes in Youth consortium, or TEDDY , also found that participants in Sweden had higher rates of celiac ... (more)


Related Topix: Celiac Disease, Health, Genetics, Medicine

Business Journal

Wave of new patients means all hands on deck at Kaiser Permanente

Health News Colorado is a news partner of the Denver Business Journal. Health News Colorado is a project of the Buechner Institute for Governance at the School of Public Affairs of the University of Colorado Denver.


Related Topix: Health Care Provider


Study: Safety in Bike Numbers Found on the Streets of Boulder, Colorado

The high mode share of bikers in Boulder, Colorado allowed researchers to verify findings already documented by researchers in Europe.


Related Topix: Boulder, CO

Tue Jul 01, 2014


Beauprez names Dougco's Repella as running mate

"Claudia and I are honored to have Jill join the team. We're impressed with her record as a community leader, a dedicated public servant, an economic development leader and mother, along with her in-depth knowledge of the issues that are impacting families across Colorado.


Related Topix: US Politics, Bob Beauprez, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Colorado, University of Denver

CBS Local

Nation's Oldest Professional Band Takes The Stage For Independence Eve

The band itself is older than the state of Colorado. It was formed in 1861 by Alex Sutherland, a bugler in the Civil War.


PhysOrg Weblog

Study links major depression to higher risk of death among older US adults

U.S. adults 50 and older who suffer from major depression face a 43 percent increase in the risk of death, especially cardiovascular disease or cancer, according to a study involving a University of Kansas researcher published recently in the Journals of Gerontology : Social Sciences by Oxford University Press.


Related Topix: University of Kansas, University of Kansas Medical Center, Colorado, University of Colorado Boulder