Alumni Clayton and Christine Powers give students opportunities through scholarship Alumni Clayton and Christine Powers give students opportunities through scholarship
University of Denver Magazine publishes fall 2015 issue University of Denver Magazine publishes fall 2015 issue
Chancellor Rebecca Chopp to spotlight educational access at September inauguration Chancellor Rebecca Chopp to spotlight educational access at September inauguration
Creative writing professor garners global acclaim for most recent novel Creative writing professor garners global acclaim for most recent novel

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Jason Crow was named one of Denver’s 40 Under Forty by the Denver Business Journal in 2013 and a Colorado Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2013 and 2014.

DU Law alum continues quest for learning

Even after graduating from DU’s Sturm College of Law in 2009, Jason Crow has not stopped his quest for learning. “I think education is not a short period of time where you graduate and leave and do other things. Education is something that lasts a lifetime,” says the recipient of […]

Alumni Clayton and Christine Powers give students opportunities through scholarship

Alumni Clayton and Christine Powers give students opportunities through scholarship

For Clayton and Christine Powers, setting up a scholarship at the University of Denver was really about paying it forward. “I got some support from the state of Michigan. Without that money I could not have attended private school,” says Christine (MSW ’72), who received her undergraduate degree at Hope […]

Men’s lacrosse re-fuels roster with 15 newcomers in 2016

The University of Denver men’s lacrosse team has added 14 freshmen and one transfer to its 2016 roster, head coach Bill Tierney announced on Wednesday. In Denver’s 2016 class, 11 of the 15 are from California or Colorado, with the other four hailing from Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and Connecticut. The […]

University of Denver Magazine publishes fall 2015 issue

University of Denver Magazine publishes fall 2015 issue

Due in mailboxes in early September, the University of Denver Magazine fall 2015 issue is available online now. Read stories about the men’s lacrosse NCAA victory, DU’s new Knoebel Center for the Study of Aging, Chancellor Chopp’s inauguration focus on access and impact, new engineering school dean JB Holston and […]

A new DU center takes a multifaceted approach to the study of aging

A new DU center takes a multifaceted approach to the study of aging

A new center at the University of Denver is encouraging faculty and students from across campus to come together to study an issue that will directly affect millions of Americans over the coming decades. Funded in part by a $10 million naming gift from Betty Knoebel, widow of Denver food-service […]

Chancellor Rebecca Chopp to spotlight educational access at September inauguration

Chancellor Rebecca Chopp to spotlight educational access at September inauguration

Chopp and Miriam Tapia Salinas (MA ’12), DU’s executive director for diversity enrollment and community partnerships, sat down with the University of Denver Magazine to discuss that issue, reflect on their own experiences as first-generation college students, and examine the role of higher education in our rapidly changing economy.

Fans cheered on the men’s lacrosse teams at watch parties around the DU neighborhood, including one at the Crimson and Gold Tavern. Photo: Wayne Armstrong

The Pioneers make men’s lacrosse history with first-ever NCAA championship

For coach Bill Tierney, the secret to getting his University of Denver men’s lacrosse team to stay focused and relaxed before the program’s first national championship game was to do nothing at all. On May 25, Tierney’s Pioneers faced off against the University of Maryland Terrapins at Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial […]

Passion for public policy guides student VP’s DU experience

Passion for public policy guides student VP’s DU experience

No one is as surprised as Jessica Davidson that she ended up not only a political science major, but vice president of DU’s Undergraduate Student Government as well. “When I was a kid, my parents’ friends — as everybody tells children — would say, ‘One day you’ll be president of […]

DU research examines the effects of stress during pregnancy

DU research examines the effects of stress during pregnancy

This article first appeared in the Newsweek Special Edition “Your Baby’s Brain: How New Science is Unlocking the Secrets of the Infant Mind.” Don’t eat sushi. Don’t drink alcohol. Ditto for coffee. Steer clear of hot tubs. Your hormones may make you feel like you’re on a metaphorical roller coaster, […]

Denver entrepreneur JB Holston named new dean of engineering school

Denver entrepreneur JB Holston named new dean of engineering school

Noted Denver entrepreneur and scale-up CEO JB Holston took the helm of the University’s Daniel Felix Ritchie School of Engineering and Computer Science on July 1. Holston brings more than 25 years as a senior executive at Fortune 500 companies, as a venture capital-backed CEO, and as a startup entrepreneur […]