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Next stop for Denver’s public transit: recovery

As the COVID-19 pandemic shut down the City and County of Denver in spring 2020, the Regional Transportation District’s buses and trains dutifully kept running. The only problem: There...

DU’S Equity in STEM program cultivates potential

From their first weeks on campus until their last, Sydney Young (BS ’21), Esabella Irby (BS ’21) and Margarita Soltero Gutierrez (BS ’21) found plenty of academic support from the University of...

DU’s Colorado Resilience Collaborative aims to thwart violent extremism

After the attack on the U.S. Capitol earlier this year, the Department of Homeland Security warned that the United States faces a growing domestic threat from violent extremists. That’s in...

An emphasis on learning languages supports cultural understanding

Alexis Hermosura was at the threshold of a tech industry career when she did an about-face.  With a bachelor’s degree in computer science, and with minors in Japanese and...

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A healthy helping of cultural insights

In the mood for Italian? Chinese? Something from the grill? Or maybe a salad? What about something battered in Budweiser?  In the...

Commencement flashback

Caps. Gowns. Tassels. And, of course, exuberant smiles. Year after year, class after class, the University of Denver takes time to honor...

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An endowed scholarship honors departing education dean

In honor of Karen Riley upon her departure as dean of the University of Denver’s Morgridge College of Education, Donne and Sue Fisher have...

A new generation challenges the status quo

From coast to coast and border to border, college students have long worked to catalyze change—whether on campus, in their communities or...

DU doubles up on Commencement ceremonies for the Classes of 2020 and 2021

For 125 years, precedent has held that the University of Denver’s Sturm College of Law honor one graduating class at its Commencement...

Distinguished Denverites celebrated at Alumni Weekend

Each year, the University of Denver recognizes outstanding alumni with an award created to salute remarkable professional achievement and high-impact contributions to...

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