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University of Denver chancellor announces Ascend: The Campaign for the University of Denver

University of Denver Chancellor Robert Coombe publicly announces a multi-year campaign to position the University for the 21st century.

DU’s Penrose Library hosts Weaver’s latest installation

Timothy Weaver, associate professor of Electronic Media Arts and Design and Digital Media Studies, has installed his art in museums and festivals from Ecuador to Berlin. Fans won’t have to travel nearly that far for his latest creation “Hylaea.” The video, print and rare book installation opens Oct. 14 at DU’s Penrose Library.

International Disaster Psychology professors receives Fulbright

Psychology Professor Thomas Barrett has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to teach at the University of Zagreb and to do research on mental health services in Croatia.

Vision Scholarship Awardees Named by The Women’s College and the Women’sVision Foundation

The Women’s College of the University of Denver and the Women’sVision Foundation have announced the 2010-2011 Vision Scholarship honorees.

DU site to generate social action through Holocaust memory

The University of Denver (DU) Center for Judaic Studies (CJS) dedicates the on-campus Holocaust Memorial Social Action Site (HMSAS) Sunday, Oct. 10.

Professor’s new book addresses human side of disaster

Thomas Drabek has explored how humans react to all kinds of disaster in new book.

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice delivers keynote address at 2010 Korbel Dinner

The Josef Korbel School of International Studies honored former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, MillerCoors CEO Leo Kiely and his wife Reverend Susan Kiely, and J. Landis Martin, founder and managing director of Platte River Ventures.

University of Denver Strategic Issues Program tackles state government

The Strategic Issues Program (SIP) on August 11th launched a yearlong study to understand the future and role of state governments.

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to visit DU Law

United States Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor will visit the University of Denver Sturm College of Law on Aug. 26.

DU’s Morgridge College of Education to help K-12 private and charter schools better manage and integrate student information

The Morgridge College of Education will implement a new data management tool to help school districts better manage, store and retrieve student data.

Daniels Hires Sharon Lassar as Director of Accounting

The University of Denver’s Daniels College of Business names Sharon Lassar, Ph.D. and CPA, as Director of the College’s School of Accountancy.

University of Denver names U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Christopher Hill dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies

Christopher Hill, U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, has been chosen to lead the University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies, one of the top international studies schools in the world founded in 1964 by former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright’s father.

New Women’s Business Leadership and Entrepreneurship Center to Launch at The Women’s College in 2011

The Women’s College (TWC) of the University of Denver has named Jeanne Callahan director of its new Center for the Advancement of Business Leadership and Entrepreneurship for Women (ABLE).

University of Denver Carillonneur holds summer concerts

University of Denver (DU) Carillonneur Carol Jickling Lens will host four summer concerts.

DU professor excavates Internment Camp in Granada, Colo.

Bonnie Clark, associate professor of anthropology at the University of Denver, will lead a field school June 21 to July 19 at Amache, the World War II U.S. Japanese American internment camp in Granada, Colo.