Charitable support from alumni, parents and friends plays a critical role for CMCI and is important for continued success. Please consider a gift today.

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University of Colorado Foundation
P.O. Box 17126
Denver, CO 80217
Please add a note designating your gift for CMCI. Make checks payable to the University of Colorado Foundation.

Do you have questions about supporting CMCI?
Contact Mary Beth Searles, Assistant Dean for Advancement, by email or at (303) 386-6170.




Dean's Leadership Society: Fall 2021

This list celebrates cumulative giving to any CMCI fund, department or center of $1,000 or more during the recent academic year (July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021).

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Payden's Passion

Journalist Bill Payden (Jour'57) created the William R. Payden Faculty Excellence Award, the largest faculty award given at the college level at CU Boulder, to recognize superior teaching, research or creative work.

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Making Connections

CMCI recently celebrated the first cohort of students to complete Connections: CMCI Summer Academy, a week-long summer experience that gives high school students a preview of college life and introduces them to current students, staff and faculty.

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Staying Connected Through Scholarships

Nonie Lann (Jour’48) fell in love with CU Boulder as a 16-year-old freshman exploring campus by bike. Decades later, she established an endowed scholarship, which she sees as a way to give back and stay connected.

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Dean’s Leadership Society: Fall 2020

Donor generosity plays a critical role in the success of College of Media, Communication and Information. We are proud to recognize the inaugural Dean’s Leadership Society, individuals who donated $1,000 or more during our most recent fiscal year (July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020), for their extraordinary generosity.

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Dean's Leadership Society: Fall 2019

This list celebrates cumulative giving to any CMCI fund, department or center of $1,000 or more during the recent academic year (July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019).

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Surprise Estate Gift Created CMCI's Largest Scholarship Endowment

When former Denver Post employee William S. Hemingway died, he left his entire estate to CU Boulder. It remains the largest estate gift received by the former school of journalism or the College of Media, Communication and Information.

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Early Exposure to Navigating College

As part of the Pathways to Excellence Summer Intensive program, students get to know the Boulder campus and city, tour local newsrooms and agencies, meet alumni, and work side-by-side with faculty and peers to produce creative projects.

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Loyal Donors

Every gift to CMCI makes a difference in the lives of our students and their experience on the CU Boulder campus.

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Water Desk Makes a Splash

An initiative based in CMCI’s Center for Environmental Journalism will strengthen water journalism through original content, support for journalists, public engagement, and education.