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Vaping-related illnesses sweep the US

Coloradans among those hospitalized Just one week after the first case arose, the second vape-related illness in Colorado was confirmed on Aug. 29, joining 193 cases across the country. Symptoms of the mystery illness include shortness of breath, chest pain, and fatigue. With one of

Upcoming ballot measure may stabilize tuition rates

Proposition CC divisive among CU leadership The “Allow State to Retain Excess Revenue for Transportation and Education Measure,” known as Proposition CC, could see an increased amount of state funding for higher education by allowing the state to retain revenue above the state spending cap.

Another brick in the wall

Debating cancel culture Saturday Night Live announced its new cast members for the upcoming 45th season on Sept. 12. The next day, journalists found videos of new hire Shane Gillis using racial slurs to describe Asian Americans, among other inflammatory remarks, on his podcast. Former

Going green on campus and beyond

How students can get involved The threat of climate change is an ever-present thought in the minds of many young people today.  Current world reports don’t paint an optimistic picture either: the Amazon rainforest burns in large swaths, millions of tons of arctic ice are

Denver ends contract with private corrections companies

Residents expected to be relocated Over 500 people currently occupy halfway houses in Denver run by two private companies. But those people may find themselves without the crucial services provided by the facilities following the termination of Denver’s contracts with the companies. On Aug. 21,

Another brick in the wall

Ugliness of Social Media I  use social media because, as a writer who’s trying to promote my work and as a graduate student who’s entering the job market soon, having a social media presence is probably a career necessity. Sometimes I wish we were still

Meet your SGA President and Vice President!

Sutliff and Waller show enthusiasm For many CU Denver students, a sense of connection to campus is lacking, and the Student Government Association (SGA)’s current President and Vice President, Jamie Sutliff and Peter Waller want to change that this academic year.  SGA’s main purpose is

A snapshot of photography professor Bill Adams

Showing passion inside and outside the classroom Sitting down to speak with Bill Adams in a room full of computers was a stark juxtaposition to his classes that deal exclusively with photographic film.  Everyone who has been under his tutelage knows he is an enigma

Hickenlooper announces run for Senate

The Denver politician’s next steps Just days after Denver’s own John Hickenlooper withdrew from the presidential race, the businessman-turned-politician, announced his campaign for Senate with the hope of replacing current Sen. Cory Gardner. There are now 13 Democrats running for Gardner’s seat, including Hickenlooper.  After