Metro State University Of Denver http://kunc.org en Ignorance, Cultural Stereotypes Challenged In ‘Cross Currents’ http://kunc.org/post/ignorance-cultural-stereotypes-challenged-cross-currents <p>The stereotype that Native American art consists of items dripping with beads and feathers and is stuck in the past is being challenged in Denver. The new exhibit <em>Cross Currents</em> showcases the continuous evolution of work created by contemporary Native American artists.</p><p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Carrie Saldo 53442 at http://kunc.org Ignorance, Cultural Stereotypes Challenged In ‘Cross Currents’ History Weighs On Colorado's 51st State Movement http://kunc.org/post/history-weighs-colorados-51st-state-movement <p>As challenging logistics and history loom, Colorado's 51st&nbsp;State Initiative has moved another step forward with&nbsp;finalized wording of a ballot question.</p><p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Erin OToole 48317 at http://kunc.org History Weighs On Colorado's 51st State Movement Ten Years In The Making, Colorado ASSET Becomes Law http://kunc.org/post/ten-years-making-colorado-asset-becomes-law <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Governor </span>Hickenlooper<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> signed the Colorado ASSET bill into law Monday, surrounded by students and civic and government leaders.</span></p><p> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 23:53:50 +0000 Nathan Heffel 43612 at http://kunc.org Ten Years In The Making, Colorado ASSET Becomes Law VIDEO: As Classes Start, Metro State's Illegal Immigrant Tuition Rate Still In The Spotlight http://kunc.org/post/video-classes-start-metro-states-illegal-immigrant-tuition-rate-still-spotlight <p>Metro State University caused a furor among opponents and some lawmakers with the announcement of their new tuition policy for illegal immigrants this summer. Al Jazeera's John Terrett&nbsp;reports on the policy now that classes are back in session.</p><p> Tue, 21 Aug 2012 15:14:15 +0000 Jim Hill 32456 at http://kunc.org VIDEO: As Classes Start, Metro State's Illegal Immigrant Tuition Rate Still In The Spotlight Lawmakers Question Metro State’s Illegal Tuition Rate http://kunc.org/post/lawmakers-question-metro-state-s-illegal-tuition-rate <p>State lawmakers grilled Metro State College of Denver officials on its new tuition policy for illegal immigrants on Wednesday. Republicans on the joint budget committee are critical of the policy saying it goes against state law. Thu, 21 Jun 2012 20:04:38 +0000 Bente Birkeland 29260 at http://kunc.org Lawmakers Question Metro State’s Illegal Tuition Rate