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Becoming Black: A psychologist explores the development of identity

William Cross, professor emeritus of higher education and counseling psychology at DU’s Morgridge College of Education, has long been interested in questions...

Solace and sustenance from seed: An archaeologist examines the gardens of Amache

University of Denver professor Bonnie Clark specializes in landscape archaeology. Since 2008, she has operated an archaeology and collections field school at...

Performers and audiences anticipate a return to the stage

If there’s one thing the coronavirus pandemic has proved, it’s our undeniable need for the arts. When we’re stuck at home, we...

Finicky or voracious? A multiyear study explores the dietary preferences of insects

Before Shannon Murphy became an insect and arthropod expert, she was just like the rest of us: not a fan of bugs. 

When challenges arise, DU responds with ingenuity and resilience

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.Albert Einstein I have a particular interest in resiliency. Challenges are inevitable—from small,...

Essential reading: scholarly books, riveting history and a professor’s memoir

Gardens of dignity and ingenuity From August 1942 to October 1945, thousands of Japanese Americans from the West Coast...

For DU student-athletes, peak performances extend to the classroom

Will Palmquist doesn’t follow the typical schedule of many college students. Most days, his alarm goes off by 6...

The view from a dean’s office: A liberal arts education matters now more than ever

At colleges and universities everywhere, the arts, humanities and social sciences have been on the chopping block, just when we need them...

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Beyond City Limits

Her first two weeks at college, Taylor Szilagyi hardly slept. Some of that, unquestionably, could be traced to the typical first-year jitters:...

Garden Oasis

In September 1965, while in Denver for the dedication of the University’s Harper Humanities Gardens, Lady Bird Johnson, then first lady of...

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Myhren generosity benefits the student experience

For more than 30 years, students and programs across the University of Denver have felt the impact of Trygve (Tryg) and Vicki...

When challenges arise, DU responds with ingenuity and resilience

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.Albert Einstein I have a particular interest in resiliency. Challenges are inevitable—from small,...

Spring can really hang you up the most

First off, I want to say that while I enjoy the end results of spring, as a season, it is not my...

Letters

An archive that preserves and triggers memories I read with great interest your article about the Carson Brierly...

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