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Museum News

February 21, 2003

The University of Colorado Museum was selected as one of the 2002-2003 Chancellor's Advisory Committee on Minority Affairs (CACMA) Service Recognition Award recipients.

March 10, 2003

Curator of Paleontology, Karen Chin received a Junior Faculty Development Award and will use this grant money to tackle an old and fishy mystery.

March 17, 2003

This is a unique event that has something for everyone! On April 5, 2003, from 1-5 PM, Curators, collections staff and a Navajo textile expert will be on hand to answer questions about your personal treasured collections. There will also be presentations by Project WOLF, Wild Bear Center for Nature Discovery, "Mr. Bones" and Birds of Prey, as well as craft projects and educational activities.

October 3, 2012

As a part of “Beetles” to be installed on Oct. 8, the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History will host a talk by Colorado State University (CSU) Entomologist Boris Kondratieff, Ph.D., “Beetles (Coleoptera) Associated with Forensic Investigations,” at 7 p.m., Tuesday, October 9.

February 18, 2003

CU Museum Director Linda Cordell and Anthropology Curator Steve Lekson participated in a panel discussion on the topic of the disappearance of the ancient Puebloans at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting in Denver.


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.

About the Museum (PDF, 437 KB)

Museum Logo (color JPEG, 80 KB)
Museum Logo (color PSD, 875 KB, requires Adobe Photoshop)

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)