Janitors Claim Language Gap Is Discrimination
The 12 custodial workers speak Spanish, but managers at the Auraria Higher Education Center in Denver communicated to the workers only in English.
Tue May 14, 2013
Janitors sue over lack of instructions in Spanish
Spanish-speaking custodial workers at the Auraria Higher Education Center in Colorado, a campus that serves students from three colleges, are suing based on what they say is a failure of their bosses to communicate with them in their native language, according to published reports.
Sat May 11, 2013
The Daily Caller
Janitors claim discrimination due to lack of Spanish translations
A group of Spanish-speaking custodial workers in Colorado have filed a complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission alleging that the Auraria Higher Education Center in Denver discriminated against them by failing to provide Spanish translations.
Fri May 10, 2013
New Community College of Denver building makes mark on Auraria campus
Roseann Bohar, department chair of Academic Achievement Classes, takes photos of the interior of the new CCD building.
Thu May 09, 2013
Hispanic Custodians On Auraria Campus Claim Discrimination
What started out as a miscommunication over a schedule change for employees working the graveyard shift has become a full investigation by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
Wed May 08, 2013
Least noticed campus loss
No one really knew that there were dinosaurs on Auraria campus-and since last summer CU Denver's collection of prehistoric relics has gone extinct.
Mon May 06, 2013
Colorado ASSET bill deemed a real asset to state's undocumented students
Moments after cheers of "SA , se puede!" - "Yes, we can!" - filled a packed hall on the Auraria campus on Monday, Gov.
Sat May 04, 2013
Monarch K-8 students earn way to National History Day competition
Monarch K-8 had six students compete in the National History Day regional contest on April 6, at Front Range Community College, Boulder County campus, in Longmont.
Fri May 03, 2013
Arvada's BCER Engineering grows with acquisition of Rimrock
BCER Engineering Inc., of Arvada, acquired Rimrock Group Inc., a Colorado Springs-based engineering consultant firm that specializes in designing technology systems.
Wed May 01, 2013
Janitors file discrimination complaint at Auraria campus in Denver
A dozen Spanish-speaking custodial workers at the Auraria Higher Education Center filed formal grievances with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Wednesday against their employer.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
BCER acquires Springs-based Rimrock Group
Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Rimrock Group's office at 10807 New Allegiance Drive, Suite 400, will remain open and staffing will not be affected.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Neighborhood Profile: LoDo
We're writing about neighborhoods in preparation for our Housing and Resource Fair on May 1. This is part three of our series.