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2018
February
21,
2018
Human Resources and Inclusive Community is pleased to once again offer Annual Legal and Trends Update sessions to our community. The sessions will provide you with important updates on legal and policy matters impacting our workplace. Back by popular...
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February
07,
2018
As a global university committed to inclusive excellence, DU has taken several steps to accommodate undergraduate and graduate students of many faiths. In an article for U.S. News & World Report, University Chaplain Gary Brower talked about the effor...
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January
29,
2018
Congratulations to the following faculty and staff members who received grants or contract awards during November 2017: Daniel Brisson, associate professor at the Graduate School of Social Work Grant from Arizona State University for "ASU...
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January
29,
2018
Denver has been in the news lately as one of the potential locations for Amazon’s second headquarters. In an article from USA Today, Daniel Brisson, executive director of GSSW’s Burnes Center on Poverty and Homelessness, cautions that not everyone wo...
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January
22,
2018
On January 11th, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) updated the income tax withholding tables for 2018 as the result of the recently passed tax legislation. Employers use these tables to determine how much tax to withhold from an employee’s paycheck....
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Tax
January
17,
2018
Last week, President Trump signed an executive order to provide mental health care for veterans transitioning to civilian life. Jacob Hyde, faculty director of the Sturm specialty in military psychology at the Graduate School of Professional Psycholo...
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January
17,
2018
Judy Marquez Kiyama, a professor in the Morgridge College of Education, was a first-generation college student whose introductory exposure to her alma mater, the University of Arizona, was through a six-week summer bridge program for first-generation...
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January
16,
2018
You are cordially invited to the DU Queer Faculty & Staff Reception Thursday, Jan. 18 4-6 p.m. Renaissance Room, Mary Reed Building  Hey Queer-identified faculty and staff! Are you looking for more community on campus? Want to feel a l...
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January
16,
2018
DU's Programming board is collecting winter clothing and equipment for students to use during Winter Carnival. Donate gloves, hats, jackets, boots, helmets, goggles, scarves, pants, skis and snowboards, now through Jan. 31. Immediately following, ...
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January
10,
2018
Jan. 11, 2018 To: all faculty and staff at the University of Denver From: Brent Chrite, dean of the Daniels College of Business I am writing to inform you of the death of Robert Hannum last week. Hannum, professor of finance, had been a memb...
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January
10,
2018
Jan. 11, 2018 To: All faculty and staff From: Jennifer Karas, Vice Provost, Academic Programs Niki Latino, Associate Vice Chancellor, Division of Campus Life and Inclusive Excellence Corinne Lengsfeld, Vice Provost, Research and Graduate ...
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January
09,
2018
Jan. 9, 2018 To: University of Denver faculty, staff and students From: James Rosner, associate vice chancellor, Facilities Management and Planning The mission of Facilities Management and Planning is: Through exceptional customer service, w...
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January
09,
2018
Over the past year, Roddy MacInnes, associate professor of art and art history, has worked with his students on a project called Personal Histories Photography. In this interview with KUSA, MacInnes and his students describe the project which consist...
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January
08,
2018
Two inaugural DU Grand Challenges Scholars Grants have been awarded to faculty for community-engaged scholarship that will tackle issues that impact daily living in our communities. These grant awards are provided through DU Grand Challenges, a campu...
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January
04,
2018
Congratulations to the following faculty and staff members who received grants or contract awards during November 2017: James T. Blankenship, associate professor in the biological sciences department at the Division of Natural Sciences and Mat...
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2017
December
19,
2017
  ‘Twas the night before winter break, and all ‘round DU, Not an employee was stirring, except for a few. The snow on the sidewalks was shoveled with care, In preparation for students, who soon would be there. When most Pioneers were snug in...
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December
19,
2017
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has appointed a University of Denver Sturm College of Law professor to a board responsible for protecting investors and the public interest. J. Robert Brown Jr. will begin a five-year term on t...
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December
18,
2017
Dear faculty: We hope your winter break has started off well. We are writing to share important changes to the process of student delivery and instructor viewing of Letters of Approved Accommodation (LOAA). Students have also been notified, and...
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December
05,
2017
To: University of Denver faculty and staff From: Allan Wilson, director of Real Estate and Auxiliary Services Dan Slattery, Manager of Mail Services, is retiring after six and a half years of service to the University of Denver. Brandy LeBlanc,...
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December
04,
2017
DU faculty were in the media last week, discussing In-N-Out Burger opening restaurants in Colorado, ICE arresting undocumented immigrants at courthouses and arbitration in gender discrimination cases. Read more from H.G. Parsa, César Cuauhtémoc Garcí...
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November
29,
2017
The University is excited to announce the launch of the Public Impact Fellows program – an initiative to support University faculty in disseminating their scholarship and research to public venues. Public Impact Fellows will receive training, acce...
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November
28,
2017
DU faculty and staff were in the news last week, discussing our increasingly polarized political climate, how to make your charitable giving count and a lawsuit that contends a police department's policy on immigrants breaks New York state law. Read ...
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November
28,
2017
David Miller is the executive director of the Barton Institute for Philanthropy and Social Enterprise. He joined the University of Denver in March 2016. Prior to joining the University of Denver, Miller was the president and CEO of the Denver Foundat...
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November
27,
2017
Congratulations to the following faculty and staff members who received grants or contract awards during October 2017. Jennifer Bellamy, associate professor at the Graduate School of Social Work Grant from the National institutes of Health fo...
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November
21,
2017
Dear Friends, As we prepare to leave campus for Thanksgiving and the winter holidays, I want to take a moment to reflect on the University of Denver’s values and share with you some thoughts on what they mean to me. I begin with a sense of incredi...
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November
20,
2017
DU experts were in the news this week discussing sexual misconduct in politics, Denver's bid for Amazon HQ2 and the intricacies of treating a gambling addiction. Read on for more from Nancy Wadsworth, Kathleen Novak and J. Michael Faragher. Nancy ...
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November
16,
2017
  Dear Colleagues: With great sadness, I write to inform you of the passing of professor Sheila K. Hyatt, who died on November 8 after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Our thoughts are with Sheila’s husband, Bob, and her children, Danny an...
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November
15,
2017
DU staff and faculty were in the media this week discussing a life-saving bone marrow donation, support for a new paid family leave act and President Trump's relationship with China's President Xi Jinping. Read more from Doug Booth, Jennifer C. Green...
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November
14,
2017
Colleagues, You may have heard or read about the latest tax reform proposals by both the House and Senate and their potential implications for higher education and its students. Over the past week there have been several iterations and adjustments...
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November
14,
2017
Congratulations to the project team for the construction of the Daniel Felix Ritchie School of Engineering and Computer Science for their Award of Merit from the Engineering News-Record (ENR) Regional Best Projects Awards competition. The ENR awards ...
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