Metro State University Of Denver


Thu January 16, 2014
Arts District

Ignorance, Cultural Stereotypes Challenged In ‘Cross Currents’

A close-up of '(NO)stalgia,' by artist Cannupa Hanska
Janine Trudell, RMPBS

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 Cross Currents showcases the continuous evolution of work created by contemporary Native American artists.

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Wed August 14, 2013


Mon April 29, 2013

Ten Years In The Making, Colorado ASSET Becomes Law

Students gather for a photo following Governor Hickenlooper's signing of the Colorado ASSET bill.
Nathan Heffel KUNC


Tue August 21, 2012

VIDEO: As Classes Start, Metro State's Illegal Immigrant Tuition Rate Still In The Spotlight

Screencap from Al Jazeera's report on Metro State's tuition

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 reports on the policy now that classes are back in session.

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Thu June 21, 2012

Lawmakers Question Metro State’s Illegal Tuition Rate

Metro State College of Denver

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.

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