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December 2, 2013
BOULDER—Some of the University of Colorado Boulder’s most promising musicians will receive scholarships thanks to Anna and John J. Sie, who have committed $2 million to establish the Daniel and Boyce Sher Distinguished Musicians Endowment. Beginning in fall 2014, Sher Distinguished Scholars (either undergraduate or graduate students) will be awarded full-ride scholarships to the College […]
November 21, 2013
DENVER—University of Colorado President Bruce Benson has announced the completion of CU’s fourth fundraising campaign, Creating Futures, with more than $1.521 billion in private support raised to support people, places and programs on CU’s four campuses. Propelling CU to campaign success were more than 158,000 donors who made more than 403,000 gifts to CU from […]
July 24, 2013
University of Colorado President Bruce D. Benson today named Kelly Cronin vice president for advancement for the institution’s four-campus system.
July 22, 2013
$128.8 million in gifts through CU Foundation also breaks record
June 28, 2013
The University of Colorado Hospital’s Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Institute today broke ground on an expansion project that will nearly triple the size of the institute.
June 19, 2013
The University of Colorado Colorado Springs will vastly improve its ability to conduct research and provide clinical care to help military veterans cope with trauma-induced mental health issues, thanks to a $2 million grant from part-time Colorado Springs resident Lyda Hill.
May 22, 2013
Craig Slater and his wife, Colleen, have donated $1.5 million that establishes the Slater Family Endowed Chair in Ophthalmology.
May 15, 2013
For nearly a quarter century, Les and Marianne Franklin, through their Shaka Franklin Foundation for Youth, have devoted substantial efforts and resources to helping underserved Metro Denver youth develop self-esteem, life skills and the goal of pursuing higher education.
May 2, 2013
The University of Colorado Denver Business School is poised to dramatically expand its entrepreneurship education, research, programmatic reach, and caliber—thanks to a $10 million pledge by Jake Jabs, founder and CEO of American Furniture Warehouse, to CU Denver.
April 4, 2013
In appreciation of the outstanding treatment she received from University of Colorado ophthalmologists, Sue Anschutz-Rodgers has donated $2 million that, combined with other commitments, establishes the Sue Anschutz-Rodgers Endowed Chair in Retinal Diseases.