NEWS AND PRESS

By Leslie James The Gazette Change. Sachi Rohilla has learned to adapt in virtually any scenario through encounters with neighbors, friends, and schoolmates. The Classical Academy senior discovered something needed to change when she learned her two young neighbors had jumped from foster family to foster family before...
By Renee Rockford Colorado Academy News “We are over-the-moon proud,” says Colorado Academy College Counselor Sara Purviance about CA Senior Walt Jones, who has been named a recipient of the prestigious Boettcher Scholarship. “It is a truly extraordinary honor,” she says. The coveted award is one of the oldest and most...
By TEDxMileHigh Staff We hope that you and your friends and family are doing okay in these stressful times. Your health and the well-being of our community is our primary concern, and we are thinking of you. This week we are sharing content that we hope will...
By Tracy Wahl The hospital lobby in Trinidad has an incredible mural designed by a nun. It shows the history of the town of 10,000 people where I have been living for the last two years. One day, when I was waiting in the lobby for...
Boettcher Scholar Year: 1987  Hometown: Colorado Springs  College(s), Degree(s): Colorado College, 1991; Princeton University, 1995  Tell us about your current work and how long you’ve been doing it. What is your favorite aspect of your current occupation?   Starting in 2013, my professional work has gradually phased into cleaning up oil and gas...
By Greeley Schools Staff Greeley Schools Two Greeley-Evans School District 6 high school seniors are eligible for the prestigious Boettcher Scholarship this year. Mikyla Bowen of Northridge High School was selected to receive the scholarship and Gracejit Chahal of Greeley West High School was chosen as an alternate recipient. The...
By CU Connections Staff CU Connections The Boettcher Foundation on Wednesday announced the creation of a $1 million biomedical research fund to fight COVID-19 and potentially curtail future pandemic outbreaks. Called the COVID Biomedical Research Innovation Fund, the Fund’s Request for Proposals (RFP) asks Colorado-based researchers and investigators...