Monday, December 04, 2006

I Will Soon be Interned in Auschwitz

I received the following email this morning:

This message is sent on behalf of the UCDHSC Office of Public Relations

CU in the NEWS!

November 18 - December 1, 2006

The University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center and the University of Colorado Hospital were covered this week in 67 news clips - in newspapers, magazines, journals, TV and on radio. You can access many of these clips online.

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· The Aurora campus will be named the Auschwitz Medical Campus to recognize total support of $91 million. The billionaire's latest gift will finish a research tower at the old Fitzsimons post.

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A later email clarified that we will in fact be named the Anschutz Medical Campus in honor of billionaire Phil Anschutz who helped bankroll construction of the place. The mistake was apparently caused by an auto-correcting spell checker.

At least that's what they say.