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Three months later: Recap on DACA support

Three months later: Recap on DACA support

After the initial shock and anger over the Trump administration’s proposal to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, MSU Denver’s DACA students find reasons to be optimistic. The university has said it fully supports approximately 400 DACA students and has plenty of resources and tools to help students who qualify under the executive […]

University resources for first-generation students

University resources for first-generation students

Many challenges could stand in the way of students blazing the trail of being the first in their family to go to college. MSU Denver hopes to eliminate some of these barriers by creating a program to benefit these first generation students.   “There isn’t one specific program for first generation students yet, the Center […]

Women’s basketball ready to “prove it” in new season

Women’s basketball ready to “prove it” in new season

After a return to form in 2016-17, the MSU Denver women’s basketball team is looking to turn a corner going into the new season. When the Roadrunners’ season began on Nov. 10, it launched a “prove it” campaign for the team. Even after starting the season 0-2, the largely upperclassmen-built team is optimistic, with a […]

Campus week of action kicks off with a party

Campus week of action kicks off with a party

As part of Campus Week of Action, the MSU Denver Student Government Assembly hosted the “Consent is Bae” event which informed students about safe and consensual sex by setting up a party-like environment. Speaker of the Senate Aaron Futrell came up with the idea. He said the event was intended to display what qualifies as […]

Auraria reflects on a year of President Trump

Auraria reflects on a year of President Trump

Nov. 8 marked one year since the country’s political fault lines split into deep fractures and President Trump was elected to office. Through activism and protest, most MSU Denver students are learning to cope with their frustration at the current political situation. “I have come to accept reality right now. I believe there’s really nothing […]

Student focus behind administrative title change

Student focus behind administrative title change

New title changes for existing administrative staff at MSU Denver point to President Janine Davidson’s actions to expand the school’s bureaucracy. The changes were announced at a cabinet meeting on Oct. 17. “President Jordan really wanted to keep his organizational structure lean. We had three vice presidents, a few associates to the president. But he […]

Men’s soccer drops semifinals, end season

Men’s soccer drops semifinals, end season

A semifinal round loss in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Tournament has put an end to the 2017 season for the MSU Denver men’s soccer team. A 3-1 defeat on Nov. 3 to nationally ranked No. 9 Colorado School of Mines concluded an erratic Roadrunners campaign. In head coach Jeremy Tittle’s third season, the team […]