Apr 22, 2024 - News

Mile Highlights: CU Boulder's new chancellor

A man smiles for a portrait. He is wearing a dark gray jacket, a black shirt and a gold necktie.

Justin Schwartz. Photo: Courtesy of University of Colorado

πŸŽ“ The University of Colorado has named current Penn State University president and provost Justin Schwartz as chancellor of the Boulder campus. His term will begin July 1, Esteban reports.

πŸ’‰ State lawmakers rejected a bill for a supervised use site allowing people to use drugs under supervision. Advocates say the site could help lower fatal drug overdoses, which have spiked in recent years. (Denver Post πŸ”‘)

πŸ₯ Colorado's public health department issued a warning about a rise in syphilis cases, particularly among newborns. Overall cases more than tripled from 2018 to 2023. (9News)

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