Newsroom University of Denver (Faculty and Staff,Faculty )

2018
April
25,
2018
As Denver continues to grow, it can be difficult at times to get around town and to find parking, especially on campus. The University is excited to announce that car2go is now providing dedicated parking spaces on DU’s campus. Students, staff and fa...
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April
17,
2018
Conventional wisdom suggests that if a person doesn’t have a job, a place to live or know where the next meal is coming from, a smartphone and social media are afterthoughts. But in a technology-driven world, assistant professor Anamika Barman-Adh...
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April
16,
2018
Dear Friends, I am very pleased to welcome Nancy Nicely to the University of Denver community in the role of Chief of Staff and Vice Chancellor, effective August 1. Nancy comes to DU from Swarthmore College and brings over two decades’ experience ...
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April
10,
2018
Daniel McIntosh, dean of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences at the University of Denver, has announced that Keith Ward will become the director of the Lamont School of Music this summer. The seventh director since Florence Lamont Hinman founded the s...
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April
09,
2018
Applicant Tracking System (ATS)- Final Demonstrations Shared Services is hosting a final round of demos with Cornerstone and Page Up People. For the final sessions, the vendors will focus on faculty hiring. Specifically, the vendors will highlight...
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April
09,
2018
When asked to explain how higher education will stay strong, University of Denver Chancellor Rebecca Chopp insists that no one leader can go it alone. A flourishing future will require cooperation and partnership. Chopp shared that insight wit...
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April
03,
2018
Congratulations to the following faculty and staff members who received grants or contract awards during January and February 2018: Robert Amme, research professor in the physics and astronomy department at the Division of Natural Sciences and Mat...
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March
29,
2018
Dear Friends, I write to share that University Chaplain Gary Brower has announced that he will be leaving DU at the end of June in order to move to the next phase of his career. For over a decade, Dr. Brower has supported members of the Univers...
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March
29,
2018
The Enrollment Division invites the DU community to watch presentations for each of the four candidates for the Associate Vice Chancellor and Director of Undergraduate Admission. The candidates have been asked to give a 15-minute presentation on enro...
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March
28,
2018
The University of Denver is situated on the traditional homelands of Cheyenne and Arapaho peoples. As a result of the Sand Creek massacre and other events, these communities were driven from Colorado and forced to resettle on reservations in Wyom...
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March
27,
2018
Of all the things K.K. DuVivier could hang on her refrigerator, that little piece of paper from Xcel Energy may tell her story best. It’s the energy bill that the Sturm College of Law professor and her husband, Lance Wright, are so proud of. F...
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March
26,
2018
Every year, Kari Shafenberg calls the local domestic violence shelter, hoping to hear she won’t be needed. “And that never happens, obviously,” says Shafenberg, the assistant director of registration and records at the Sturm College of Law. “For m...
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March
08,
2018
Dear Friends, I’m writing to inform you that Renell Wynn has decided to step down as Vice Chancellor for Communications and Marketing in order to pursue other opportunities. She will continue with the University through the end of this quarter. ...
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March
08,
2018
Performances of Hamilton began in Denver last week, and it opened to rave reviews from critics and audience members alike. The musical tells the life story of founding father Alexander Hamilton, from his arrival in the American colonies as a young ad...
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March
05,
2018
Human Resources and Inclusive Community (HRIC) needs your help to select DU's next system for performance management. Please join us for vendor demos to share your opinions.  All members of the University of Denver community are welcome to attend ...
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March
01,
2018
Change requires action. The University of Denver encourages civil and responsible discourse, as well as fosters students’ desire to be engaged in creating solutions to the day’s top challenges. Our team in Undergraduate Admission stands by students w...
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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 December 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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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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