Newsroom University of Denver (Diversity)

2018
January
16,
2018
The University of Denver’s annual Diversity Summit is expanding its scope this year, shifting its focus from issues of inclusivity on campus to the intersection of diversity, sustainability and social justice. As the recent Flint water crisis and...
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January
15,
2018
More than 20 books bear his name; he speaks across the country on stages and cable TV screens. He’s made a name for himself as a prime provocateur, demanding the country take note of its flaws and fix them. (And yes, that was him in “The Matrix.”...
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January
09,
2018
Ahead of the University of Denver’s 17th annual Diversity Summit, scheduled for Jan. 25-26, the DU Newsroom asked Dean Saitta, director of the urban studies program and a professor in the Department of Anthropology, to share his perspective on the th...
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2017
October
16,
2017
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion would like to announce and welcome our new ODI Faculty Fellows: Judy Kiyama, associate professor at the Morgridge College of Education Aaron Schneider, associate professor and Leo Block Chair at theKorbel S...
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September
14,
2017
The University’s Morgridge College of Education received an Honorary Mention in the 2017 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award program. The awards are presented by INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity publ...
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February
10,
2017
Ill-equipped teachers, a failure to recognize history and the inability to understand students are some of the issues affecting America’s lack of progression within black education. That’s according to a panel of educators who recently took part ...
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January
26,
2017
At more than 1,200 strong, students, faculty and staff helped shatter attendance expectations. The record setting number represents the commitment by the DU community to build a more diverse and inclusive campus — a OneDU. Doubling the attendance ...
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January
19,
2017
It’s difficult to attend a University of Denver athletics event and not notice the diversity on the field, in the pool, on the slopes or on the hardwood. 59 international student-athletes from 19 countries play for the 16 varsity programs at DU. W...
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January
17,
2017
On Tuesday Jan. 17, the University of Denver and the Iliff School of Theology will help observe the first-ever National Day of Racial Healing. The Association of American Colleges and Universities is collaborating with the W.K. Kellogg Foundation ...
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January
11,
2017
Next week the University of Denver will host its 16th annual Diversity Summit on Inclusive Excellence. The two-day event, which runs Jan. 19–20, offers an opportunity for the DU campus and the Front Range community to come together and discuss what i...
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January
10,
2017
On Monday, the University of Denver celebrated the kickoff of OneDU Presents. The campaign encompasses six University-sponsored events promoting inclusivity, diversity and equity. “For many years the campus has been hosting a series of events, but...
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January
06,
2017
On Monday, Jan. 9, the University of Denver will kick off a new campaign that encompasses key University-sponsored events promoting inclusivity, diversity and equity. OneDU Presents offers students, faculty, staff and community members more than 58 h...
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