May 10, 2024 - News

Mile Highlights: Denver art museums merging

Several people walking inside a mostly white museum hall, with artifacts on display under bright lighting.

Visitors make their way through the Denver Art Museum in March. Photo: RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via Getty Images

๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธ University of Denver students yesterday built a pro-Palestinian encampment on campus outside the university's administrative building, Esteban reports.

  • Across town, tensions are rising at the Auraria Campus, where 14 pro-Palestinian protesters were detained and issued trespassing citations for briefly occupying a campus building Tuesday. (Denverite)

๐Ÿ˜ข Longtime TV reporter Rick Sallinger died Wednesday of natural causes, his son, TV reporter Marc Sallinger, said. He was 74. (CBS4)

๐ŸŽจ The Kirkland Museum is merging operations with the Denver Art Museum, which will take over the struggling collection of work from namesake Vance Kirkland. (Denverite)

๐Ÿšฐ Thornton's future growth was secured after Larimer County agreed to a 10-mile pipeline to deliver water from the Poudre River to the Adams County community. (Colorado Sun)

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