Tag Archives: Metropolitan State University of Denver

Raising a Journalist

August 2, 2018

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Future of Journalism Takes Flight at Youth Journalism Day at Metropolitan State University of Denver DENVER, Auraria Campus, July 24, 2018 – A whirring drone hovers above the heads of 65 kids, ages of eight to 14, convening at the 14th Denver Post’s Annual Youth Journalism Day at Metropolitan State University Denver. The summer camp offers […]

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Auraria Students Indifferent About Bronco-Free Super Bowl

January 31, 2015

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Broncos Support Undeterred By Impending Super Bowl By Cheyenne DeChristopher DENVER, Auraria Campus — The Denver Broncos playoff elimination prompts disinterested fans to find different ways to spend Super Bowl 2015. Students at the Denver Auraria Campus remain indifferent about the two teams headed to the Super Bowl, the Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots. […]

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That Was A Slam Dunk!

November 25, 2014

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DENVER—Third rank Metropolitan State University of Denver fought and won 76-68 over on Saturday night at the Auraria Event Center. Roadrunners improved their record to 4-0 overall, while Langston fell to 2-2. Nicholas Kay (Tamworth, Australia/Newington College) had 19 points while providing a spark from the free throw line shooting 7-of-9. Freshman Bounama Keita (Saint-Louis, […]

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Excellence abundant in society

February 20, 2014

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DENVER, Auraria Campus —The Auraria Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSUD,) student chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ,) are not just talking the talk, they are walking the walk. This is precisely the case with Kailyn Lamb and Nikki Work. “I would like to set the foundation to help create something that’s going […]

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One Step Closer

November 12, 2013

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SANTA FE, N.M. — Every young baseball player has one dream; to play professionally. Forrest Carpenter is living that dream. He graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver in the spring of 2013 and shortly afterward he had been given his opportunity. He was playing in the Mile High Collegiate Baseball League when his coach, […]

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Thousands Line Up for the First Pour of Beerfest

October 31, 2013

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  DENVER–Barley and hops were on everyone’s mind as they waited for hours outside the Convention Center for the 17th Annual Great American Beer Festival (GABF.)  A line a half-mile long extended around the building as thousands of people came to partake. To most GABF is not just a festival it’s a ritual.  People come […]

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Baseball Was My Life

October 31, 2013

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A conversation with Ockavia ‘Keve’ Brockington FIELD OF DREAMS — He’s hit numerous home runs, and caught hundreds of fly balls. He has even made money while doing so, but now, he finds himself emerged back in the school books, in honor and tribute to his loving and inspiring father. At a young age, Ockavia […]

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A Chemist in the Lab and the Kitchen

April 9, 2013

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BOULDER, Colo. — Dr. Jessica Thrall is not your average test tube biochemist. Like most scientists, Thrall not only values the unknown possibilities of science, she also brings science out of the lab and into the kitchen. Thrall has taken culinary classes here and there, but it’s the possibility of a thousand different tastes and dishes […]

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Metro Student Goes to Presidential Inauguration

February 10, 2013

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DENVER — Jesse Griego, 22 a Metropolitan State University junior, got the opportunity of a lifetime last month when his mother, Lily Griego, was chosen to be a Citizen Co-Chair at the 2013 Presidential Inauguration. Like any young adult, Griego felt star struck when faced with some of the celebrities who attended the inauguration. Ricky […]

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Students paint the town “red” for MSU Denver

September 11, 2012

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Denver – Metropolitan State University of Denver faculty and students gathered in front of the Student Success Building Wednesday Sept. 5, 2012 to celebrate the university’s name change. Gov. John Hickenlooper approved Metropolitan State College of Denver to change its name to Metropolitan State University of Denver by signing senate bill SB12-148 into law on […]

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