Newsroom University of Denver (Alum)

2017
December
11,
2017
When Keegan Kienzle learned he was awarded a Fulbright Teaching Assistantship in Berlin, Germany, he had one month to pack his bags and part with family and friends before moving to a country where he’d never been, communicating in a language he’d ha...
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July
06,
2017
Morgridge College of Education alumna Kendra Carpenter (ELPS ’16) has been selected by the Colorado Association of Elementary School Principals (CAESP) and the Colorado Association of School Executives (CASE) to be the 2017 recipient of the Reba Ferg...
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June
30,
2017
Candi CdeBaca (BS ’09, sociology; MSW ’09, social work) is co-founder and executive director of Project VOYCE, a nonprofit that mobilizes and trains Denver youth to work on problems in their schools and communities. Her goal is to prepare kids from D...
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April
24,
2017
“From the moment that I set foot on the University of Denver campus, I never felt that I was someone who shouldn’t be there. I always felt like someone who belonged.” Since coming to the United States as an 11-year-old, Edgar Barraza has faced cou...
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March
07,
2017
As DU alumnus Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick readily admits, his new book was born in a brothel. In “What Slaveholders Think: How Contemporary Perpetrators Rationalize What They Do” (Columbia University Press, 2017), Choi-Fitzpatrick draws on extensive f...
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2016
November
09,
2016
University of Denver alumnus Aris Sophocles (MBA ’83, JD ’90) celebrated the 40th birthday of his first child this fall — not his son or his daughter, he explains, but the Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC) in Breckenridge, Colo., which Sop...
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June
23,
2016
  As fraternity brothers and students at the Daniels College of Business, Brian Stern (BSBA ’07) and Webb Lawrence (BSBA ’07) already knew that they would make great business partners one day. All they needed to do was find the right opportuni...
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