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August 28, 2003

CU Museum has been granted the highest recognition for a museum, accreditation by the American Association of Museums (AAM).

September 23, 2003

Explore and learn about over 45 different types of trees that are on the historic CU campus with Yan Linhart, professor of biology in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, and Associate Curator in the University Herbarium at the CU.

August 14, 2003

The CU Museum's Anthropology Section announced this year's recipients of the Joe Ben Wheat Fellowship and Undergraduate Award: Carman Tarcan and Sharon Hull.

May 16, 2003

Tom Ranker, Curator of Botany at the CU Museum, received good word from the National Science Foundation that he and other collaborators will receive $450,000 to create linked computer databases and interactive keys for use in identifying plants in the flora of the Southern Rocky Mountain Region.

April 16, 2003
On Thursday, April 24, 2003, the CU Museum presents an evening of Native American culture, including traditional music, food, a slide lecture and the opening of a special exhibit, Sand Island: Time Etched in Stone.


Press Information & Resources

For press kits for temporary exhibits, see the temporary exhibit pages in the Exhibits Section. General press information and resources for the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History can be found below.

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Press Photos

Photo credit line should read ©University of Colorado Museum of Natural History unless otherwise noted.

All zip files contain a text file with suggested caption information; for more information on any of the photos, please contact the museum.

BioLounge Photos (8 high-res JPEGs, 31 MB zip file)
Paleontology Hall Photos (9 high-res JPEGs, 33 MB zip file)
Girls At the Museum Exploring Science Photos (8 high-res JPEGs, 43 MB zip file)
Behind the Scenes Photos (6 high-res JPEGs, 33 MB zip file)