New research shows most middle-income Coloradans can’t achieve a middle class lifestyle. The report, “Colorado Middle Class Families: Characteristics & Cost Pressures” was authored by SPA Professors Todd Ely and Geoffrey Propheter, in partnership with The Bell Policy Center. The findings… Read More ›
In the News
SPA faculty, students, alumni and staff who have been in the news lately.
Dean Paul Teske was recently quoted in the Denverite article, titled “‘Tea Party of the left’ claims victory as its progressive candidates advance in Denver,” on the momentum and influence of the Working Families Party in Colorado. Teske said that… Read More ›
Randy Harrison, a senior research follow with CU Denver School of Public Affairs, was recently quoted in the Denver Post article titled “Massive Denver public projects involving private sector would be streamlined; mayor’s proposal to City Council.” Harrison has spent… Read More ›
Dean Paul Teske quoted in The 74 article on role of education and school reform in Colorado’s Governor Primary
Dean Paul Teske was recently quoted in The 74 article, titled “We Just Haven’t Seen a Race Like This,” on how education and school reform have become issues for Democrats in Colorado’s Governor Primary. Teske comments on the shift that… Read More ›
Associate Professor Todd Ely has been quoted in a U.S.News & World Report article in which the links between school choice and transportation are explored. In “Will Ride-Sharing Replace Traditional School Buses?” Dr. Ely touches on how classrooms can become… Read More ›
CU Denver School of Public Affairs (SPA) has been mentioned in the coloradopolitics.com article “Hickenlooper names 32 civic and business leaders as Governor’s Fellows.” For two years, SPA has been the academic partner to the Colorado Governors Fellowship Program, whose… Read More ›
SPA Professor Todd Ely was quoted in the Forbes article “Why Tech is Prepping to Overhaul School Transportation.” What’s more, many families can’t afford two tickets a day, and even when cities waive those charges through programs like YouthPass in Portland,… Read More ›
SPA Dean Paul Teske was quoted in 5280 Magazine’s look forward to the 2018 election. Colorado’s Gubernatorial Race 2018: What’s Next? There’s so much on the ballot,” says CU Denver’s Paul Teske, pointing to other statewide races, yet-to-be-determined ballot initiatives,… Read More ›
Professors Lonnie Schaible and Mary Dodge quoted in Denverite article on Denver Police Chief retirement
SPA Professors Lonnie Schaible and Mary Dodge provided some perspective in a recent Denverite article “Denver’s next police chief already works here,” on Chief White’s retirement and potential successor.
Lori Hughes, PhD, Associate Professor and Director of the Master in Criminal Justice (MCJ) Program at CU Denver School of Public Affairs was highlighted on her work with Professor James “Jim” Short, Jr in the article “At 94, WSU’s famed… Read More ›