With a giant eagle from Hawk Quest, a uniformed military troop from the Broomfield Veterans Museum and the Saint Martins Chamber Choir, the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD) brought its cultural supporters and grant recipients to the capitol to entertain and enlighten State Representatives. Governor Jared Polis joined more than 50 friends and supporters for the second SCFD Day at the Capitol. Also welcoming supporters, visitors and State Legislators was SCFD board chair, Jack Finlaw, and Deborah Jordy, the executive director.
Mr. Ciruli is the Director of the Crossley Center for Public Opinion Research at the University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies. He is an adjunct professor teaching public opinion and foreign policy. The Crossley Center conducts research and presents live and virtual programs on foreign policy, politics, public policy and public opinion.
Mr. Ciruli holds a law degree from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. and a bachelor’s degree cum laude in political science from UCLA. He is a member of the American Association of Public Opinion Research (AAPOR), and is the past-president of the Pacific Chapter of AAPOR (PAPOR). Mr. Ciruli is a board member of the Social Science Foundation of the University of Denver Josef Korbel School of International Studies and past-president of the Georgetown Law Alumni Board and the Denver Athletic Club.
Mr. Ciruli is widely known to Colorado audiences as a pollster and political analyst. In 2016, Mr. Ciruli was inducted into the Denver Press Club Hall of Fame.