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2018
July
13,
2018
Jonathan Adelman is a professor in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. He has taught at the University of Denver since 1978 and served as Condoleezza Rice's doctoral adviser. Adelman has written or edited 12 books and has conducted hund...
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June
08,
2018
At this year’s Black Male Initiative Summit, Gianni Di Cioccio witnessed a moment he will carry with him when he graduates with his MA from the Josef Korbel School of International Studies later today. It was the talent show portion of the day. A kid...
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May
25,
2018
Nader Hashemi is an associate professor in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2008. Hashemi is the director of the Center for Middle East Studies and his research focuses on Islamic affai...
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May
15,
2018
David Goldfischer is an associate professor in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. He has taught at the University of Denver since 1991. Goldfischer's research and expertise focuses on nuclear arms control and disarmament, ballistic mis...
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May
11,
2018
When senior Morgan Smith comes to a fork in the road, he doesn’t choose either the path least or most traveled. Instead, he zigzags among the options, stitching together his own route to personal and professional development. It’s a great way to w...
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May
10,
2018
To: University of Denver Faculty and Staff Members From: Gregg Kvistad, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor As you recall, Christopher Hill stepped down from the position of dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies after seven s...
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May
08,
2018
Students of a certain age can't help it: The lens through which they see Kenya is tinted with the colors of Walt Disney's palette. The east African nation that inspired “The Lion King” has gained notoriety and attracted tourists with its national par...
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April
23,
2018
There are many reasons Madeleine Albright decided to write her sixth book, “Fascism: A Warning.” But in examining the history of oppressive, power-hungry regimes, it was impossible to ignore her own history — as the first female secretary of state an...
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April
05,
2018
The happiest moment of Katie Brown’s life came in an Arapahoe County courtroom in March. A judge had just validated that her 100 hours of work and tedious, intensive preparation were worthwhile. The third-year student in the Sturm College o...
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March
29,
2018
A few days before Christmas we reached out to Robin Colombin over a Facebook messenger phone call. Colombin, who graduated in 2016 with a degree in international business and a minor in fine art, is stationed with the Peace Corps in rural Benin and t...
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March
16,
2018
Jonathan Moyer is an assistant professor at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies and director of the Frederick S. Pardee Center for International Futures. He has been with the University of Denver since 2005. Moyer’s work is focused on th...
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March
09,
2018
Erica Chenoweth is a professor and associate dean for research in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. She has taught at the University of Denver since 2012. Chenoweth's areas of research includes political violence, terrorism, counterte...
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March
01,
2018
The Josef Korbel School of International Studies and World Denver, two leading Denver-based international affairs institutions, hosted a large group of State Department sponsored visitors for a lunch event on February 23rd. Participants at the ev...
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February
23,
2018
Ambassador Christopher Hill is Chief Advisor to the Chancellor for Global Engagement and Professor of the Practice in Diplomacy and the University of Denver. Prior to this position, Hill was the Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studie...
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February
22,
2018
The University of Denver is being recognized as one of the top volunteer-producing universities by the Peace Corps. Since its inception in 1961, the volunteer program run by the United States government has had nearly 220,000 volunteers serve in ...
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February
09,
2018
Erica Chenoweth is a professor and associate dean for research in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. She has taught at the University of Denver since 2012. Chenoweth's areas of research includes political violence, terrorism, counterte...
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February
02,
2018
Erica Chenoweth is a professor and associate dean for research in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. She has taught at the University of Denver since 2012. Chenoweth's areas of research includes political violence, terrorism, counterte...
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January
26,
2018
Pardis Mahdavi is the acting dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. She started working at the University of Denver in 2017. From 2006-2017 Mahdavi served as professor and chair of anthropology, director of the Pacific Basin Instit...
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January
23,
2018
Following the recent wave of protests in Iran, the Josef Korbel School of International Studies hosted a forum featuring Pardis Mahdavi, acting dean of the school, and Nader Hashemi, professor of Middle Eastern politics and director of Korbel’s Cente...
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2017
December
18,
2017
Erica Chenoweth is a professor and associate dean for research in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. She has taught at the University of Denver since 2012. Chenoweth's areas of research includes political violence, terrorism, counterte...
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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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November
15,
2017
Jonathan Adelman is a professor in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. He has taught at the University of Denver since 1978 and served as Condoleezza Rice's doctoral adviser. Adelman has written or edited 12 books and has conducted hund...
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October
18,
2017
Jonathan Adelman is a professor in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. He has taught at the University of Denver since 1978 and served as Condoleezza Rice's doctoral adviser. Adelman has written or edited 12 books and has conducted hund...
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October
11,
2017
Erica Chenoweth is a professor and associate dean for research in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. She has taught at the University of Denver since 2012. Chenoweth's areas of research includes political violence, terrorism, counterte...
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October
10,
2017
Dr. Pardis Mahdavi will become acting dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies starting Jan. 1, 2018. She took some time recently to answer questions about academic freedom, diversity, interdisciplinarity and the strategic direction o...
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October
03,
2017
University of Denver Chancellor Rebecca Chopp announced today that the dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies, Ambassador Christopher R. Hill, will assume a new role with the University as Chief Advisor to the Chancellor for Global ...
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September
29,
2017
A longtime Colorado homebrewer and avid beer fan, Douglas Garrison (MA ’12) has attended the Great American Beer Festival (GABF) many times in the past. And though he won’t be at this year’s event — which runs Oct. 5–7 at the Colorado Conventi...
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September
26,
2017
Jonathan Adelman is a professor in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. He has taught at the University of Denver since 1978 and served as Condoleezza Rice's doctoral adviser. Adelman has written or edited 12 books and has conducted hund...
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September
18,
2017
The one thing we all expect after a day of hard work is to be paid for the job done. This may seem a reasonable expectation, but for thousands of Colorado workers, wage theft is a growing concern. Since 2015, the DU Just Wages Project in the J...
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August
31,
2017
Sam Zhao is a professor in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2001. Zhao's research interests include Chinese politics, Chinese nationalism, East Asian international relations and Asian r...
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