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A Study of One Colorado County Finds Legal Marijuana has More Benefits Than Problems

A study of one Colorado county has found cannabis provides a great economic benefit, even with the challenges it presents for social services and law enforcement. The study, done by the Institute of Cannabis Research at Colorado State University-Pueblo, dispels some of the concerns surrounding the legalization of marijuana. Overall, embracing the legal cannabis industry […]

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CSU showcases human-horse connection at Girls & Science event ...

CSU showcases human-horse connection at Denver Museum of Nature & Science’s Girls & Science event

For the past three years, Colorado State University has hosted a clubhouse at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science‘s annual Girls & Science event, a fun-filled day focused on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics) career exploration and mentorship for kids, mostly between eight and 13 years old. This year, the event drew […]

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Hundreds Gather to Discuss Gentrification — and Criticize Denver’s Response — at Summit

Shorter Community AME Church was nearly packed to the brim on Saturday, January 13, when several hundred Denverites congregated there for a six-hour summit to discuss Denver’s response to gentrification. Sparked by the Ink! Coffee controversy, the summit represented more than a month’s worth of planning by a new coalition of community groups and activists […]

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