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Former Roadrunners basketball star Nick Kay poised to be key contributor on Australia’s Olympic squad

“I think we have a real chance of winning a gold medal,” the Boomers forward said in advance of the Tokyo Games.

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MSU Denver Fencing instructor Ernie Heyman has introduced Roadrunners to the thrills and values of the Olympic sport for 42 years.

Former Roadrunners basketball star Nick Kay poised to be key contributor on Australia’s Olympic squad

“I think we have a real chance of winning a gold medal,” the Boomers forward said in advance of the Tokyo Games.

New incentive aims to boost Colorado’s meetings-and-events economy

MSU Denver’s School of Hospitality is partnering with the Colorado Tourism Office to administer $10 million in rebates for costs of hosting events in the state.

It’s time to talk about the past year

Speakers at Sept. 10 TEDx event plan to address resilience amid difficult times and open the door for healing our collective trauma.

Federal grants support future mental-health professionals

Demand for diverse mental- and behavioral-health professionals in Colorado has never been greater. Here’s how federal grants awarded to MSU Denver support the students who will meet those needs in underserved and rural communities.

Boldly going where few universities have gone before

New Lockheed Martin contract provides MSU Denver community with paid research and learning opportunities in space-related fields and beyond.

Recovery revelation

Tabitha Shackleton battled addiction for 25 years. Now, she's wrapping up a Master of Clinical Behavioral Health and championing the wraparound services that turned her life around.

Ballot boost

Audrey Kline's work to expand mail-in voting systems pays off during a global pandemic.

Women pilots take flight

As global travel rebounds amid an aviator shortage, a new generation is poised to take its place in the cockpit.

Prep for the Pentagon UFO report with these 10 extraterrestrial movies

Cinema expert Vincent Piturro offers up flick picks to welcome the upcoming government report on ‘unexplained aerial phenomena’ – and any intergalactic visitors you may closely encounter.

Whale tale

MSU Denver biologist Leanna Matthews is featured in Apple TV’s new documentary 'Fathom,' which explores the complex communication of whales. Here’s how she’s deciphering marine-mammal communication in the field and from landlocked Denver.

Mission ready: Colorado Conservatory for the Jazz Arts

This nonprofit has worked to empower youth through music education at venues across the metro area for more than two decades. Now, it’s found a forever home, thanks to a partnership with MSU Denver’s Department of Music.

Happy Father’s Day (wherever you are…)

Here’s how dads are honored around the globe, from Cancun to Kyoto.

Five baseball facts from an anthropologist/superfan

With the MLB season in full swing and the All-Star Game a month away, David Piacenti dishes on the trivia-worthy traits that make our national pastime unique.

Rooms to grow

The pandemic hit hotels hard. Here’s how Roadrunners have risen to guide the hospitality industry through the challenges of today and the promise of tomorrow.

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