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President Davidson chats with mental health experts from the Health Center at Auraria.

The Rundown: taking care of our mental health

Nov. 18, 2020

President Davidson talks with Health Center at Auraria experts about maintaining mental health during stressful times.
Janine Davidson, Colleen Walker and Larry Sampler.

The Rundown: Safe Return to Campus Update

Oct. 27, 2020

President Davidson, COO Larry Sampler and AHEC CEO Colleen Walker discuss the plan already in action for a safe return to campus.
President Davidson

President Davidson on Safe Return to Campus

Oct. 21, 2020

Video excerpt: President's Cabinet meeting, Oct. 21, 2020
Larry Sampler

Our vigilant and flexible response to COVID-19

Oct. 21, 2020

COO Larry Sampler discusses Denver’s latest health orders, changes to Safe Return website and more in weekly Early Bird series.
Chemistry lab in session with participants distanced and wearing masks.

5 questions for Sophia Cherry, Ph.D., and Alycia Palmer, Ph.D.

Oct. 15, 2020

The Chemistry and Biochemistry lab instructors share their thoughts on getting back into the classroom
Larry Sampler

Announcing COVID-19 dashboard

Oct. 14, 2020

COO Larry Sampler discusses cases on campus, spring 2021 and support for employees in weekly Early Bird series.
Crew in Blue member wearing face mask and lanyard.

MSU Denver lanyards now available

Oct. 14, 2020

Students, faculty and staff who have returned to campus are asked to display their University ID cards.
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Protocols for reporting known positive COVID-19 cases

Oct. 12, 2020

Protocols are intended to be clear and concise while maintaining individual privacy as well as community safety.
Chad Kendall and student in simulator course.

Aviation profs land back on campus

Oct. 8, 2020

Faculty developed a detailed protocol for social distancing and hygiene that has won praise from deans and facilities-management personnel.
Two Crew in Blue members wearing face masks and face shields.

Face shields available for on-campus faculty

Oct. 6, 2020

Those teaching on-campus courses for fall or spring can now access free face shields to use during face-to-face instruction.
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COVID-19 can’t stop the Crew in Blue

Oct. 5, 2020

Members of the MSU Denver welcome wagon adapt to safely showcase the campus and the Roadrunner experience.
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An easy way to share COVID-19 safety info

Sept. 28, 2020

The Roadrunners Safe Return Committee and Strategy, Marketing and Communications team have developed a custom email footer full of health tips.
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Classroom-safety highlights

Sept. 23, 2020

Roadrunners Safe Return committee shares how MSU Denver is keeping classroom settings safe and effective.
A person holding a thermometer.

Get your flu shot

Sept. 21, 2020

The Health Center at Auraria will offer free shots to the campus community beginning Wednesday.
Larry Sampler

Safe Return to Campus operations update

Sept. 16, 2020

COO Larry Sampler shares latest on spring-semester planning in biweekly Early Bird series.
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University leaders, SGA discuss COVID-19, spring and more

Sept. 15, 2020

Watch a recording of the Sept. 15 Student Town Hall below
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Student Town Hall next week

Sept. 10, 2020

Encourage students to join the Student Government Assembly for the virtual event Tuesday at 4 p.m.
Larry Sampler

Latest update on campus operations

Sept. 2, 2020

COO Larry Sampler reflects on the first weeks of fall 2020 in the first entry of a new Early Bird series.
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Importance of displaying your ID on campus

Sept. 2, 2020

For safety reasons, MSU Denver asks the limited number of Roadrunners on campus for the fall semester to keep their institutional photo ID visible.
Light Rail operating in Downtown Denver.

RTD Fall Update Reminder

Aug. 31, 2020

The RTD CollegePass has been suspended by all Auraria institutions. Here's what else you need to know.
Empty campus, welcome balloons.

Guidelines and procedures for in-person events

Aug. 31, 2020

While virtual gatherings are strongly encouraged, organizers can now apply to host in-person events on the Auraria Campus.
Students walking across campus.

On the CAESS: census date and supporting students early in the semester

Aug. 26, 2020

Dispatches from the Advisory Council on Academic Excellence and Student Success.
Student working from home on laptop.

Academic support for students

Aug. 25, 2020

The Tutoring Center, Writing Center and Supplemental Instruction gear up for the fall semester.
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Additional health and safety training now available

Aug. 24, 2020

User-friendly tool reiterates expectations for those approved to be on campus.
Convocation at King Center.

Join the virtual Convocation celebration

Aug. 19, 2020

Friday's event welcomes fledgling Roadrunners to the flock and features a keynote address by Colorado Poet Laureate and alumnus Bobby LeFebre.
Students walking across campus.

On the CAESS: fostering student/faculty relationships in online learning

Aug. 18, 2020

Dispatches from the Advisory Council on Academic Excellence and Student Success.
Art student painting while wearing face mask.

Mask up, Roadrunners

Aug. 17, 2020

MSU Denver-branded face-covering resources for students and employees approved to return to campus this semester.
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Messages sent to Roadrunners approved to return to campus

Aug. 17, 2020

Last week, the provost and dean of students shared welcome-back messages with Roadrunners who are taking, teaching or supporting in-person classes.
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Fall-semester FAQ series

Aug. 13, 2020

Each Tuesday and Thursday, look for answers to our most-asked health and safety questions.
Student writing at desk during class.

Protocols for noncompliant students

Aug. 12, 2020

With some students returning to campus next week, MSU Denver provides employees guidance on addressing health and safety requirements.
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How to help students access online learning

Aug. 12, 2020

Share these easy steps to help Roadrunners transition seamlessly to synchronous and asynchronous classes.
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Fall-semester FAQ series

Aug. 11, 2020

Each Tuesday and Thursday, look for answers to our most-asked health and safety questions.
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Fall-semester FAQ series

Aug. 6, 2020

Each Tuesday and Thursday, look for answers to our most-asked health and safety questions.
Virtual orientation graphic.

Open House in the time of COVID-19

Aug. 4, 2020

Marquee recruitment event gets reimagined as series of online offerings...
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Answering employee questions for fall 2020

July 30, 2020

Expectations for the new semester, including more info on health protocols, remote work and campus access.
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Welcome Back Ambassador Program kicks off

July 30, 2020

Volunteers needed to help greet, provide direction...
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Online teaching (and Canvas) in 40 days

July 30, 2020

ACT-20 program makes a mostly online fall term a reality.
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Know someone who needs help getting registered?

July 29, 2020

Virtual Registration Events on Aug. 6 and 12 ...
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Student access to Canvas is now live

July 20, 2020

Learn more and be ready for the start of the fall semester.
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Critical new policy established

July 20, 2020

Communicable-diseases policy to ensure compliance with on-campus health and safety guidelines.
A MSU Denver student walking through the Tivoli Student Union

Tivoli computer lab to reopen

July 20, 2020

All users must wear face coverings, and workstations will be limited and safely spaced.
Student working on laptop while sitting on bed with two sleeping dogs.

Orientation update

July 13, 2020

University adapts, continues to set up students for success by shifting orientation online.
Tivoli Student Union building and tree in bloom.

Some Auraria Campus services are reopening

July 09, 2020

Businesses are enforcing social distancing and taking all required safety precautions.
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News from the Auraria Library

July 08, 2020

Learn more about the library’s commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion ...
Campus during summertime.

Health and safety reminders for Roadrunners approved to return to campus

July 01, 2020

Roadrunners who have campus access must adhere to specific COVID-19-related procedures
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When can you get back on campus?

June 29, 2020

Employees can request recurring access to campus through new process; one-time access still available.
Anthony Baker working on laptop near near Platte River Confluence.

Register for Canvas workshops today

June 29, 2020

ACT-20 sessions are now open for registration.
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Register for Canvas workshops today

June 25, 2020

New Safe Return webpage serves as hub for latest info
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Students notified of fall course delivery

June 18, 2020

Schedules have been updated to reflect online, face-to-face or hybrid classes.
Two students bumping elbows in front of JSSB.

Students notified of fall course delivery

June 18, 2020

Student-athletes and coaches will participate in one-on-one workouts
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MSU Denver hosts Family Town Hall

June 17, 2020

The livestreamed event is an opportunity for parents and family members...
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Staff members’ adaptive response to COVID-19 helps students persist

June 10, 2020

A number of teams quickly developed new methods of reaching out...
Student walking past the Tivoli Building on a summer day.

Board of Trustees declines to raise tuition and fees for students

June 8, 2020

Policy approvals and end of DIME partnership highlight last week’s gatherings.
Anthony Baker working on laptop in Confluence park.

Using synchronous learning as part of your online course

June 8, 2020

Combining synchronous sessions and engaging asynchronous learning ...
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