Newsroom University of Denver (Korbel)
2017
August
02,
2017
Ambassador Christopher Hill is the Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. Hill served as ambassador in Iraq (April 2009-August 2010), the Republic of Korea (2004-2005), Poland (2000-2004) and the Republic of Macedonia (1996-1999). ...
Read more
July
25,
2017
The Denver Hospice plans to recognize Peter Van Arsdale for his work as its co-founder and for his efforts to raise funds for its partner hospice in Arusha, Tanzania. Van Arsdale is director of DU’s African Initiatives project and an adjunct profe...
Read more
June
30,
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...
Read more
June
28,
2017
Ambassador Christopher Hill is the Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. Hill served as ambassador in Iraq (April 2009-August 2010), the Republic of Korea (2004-2005), Poland (2000-2004) and the Republic of Macedonia (1996-1999). ...
Read more
June
05,
2017
Ambassador Christopher Hill is the Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. Hill served as ambassador in Iraq (April 2009-August 2010), the Republic of Korea (2004-2005), Poland (2000-2004) and the Republic of Macedonia (1996-1999). ...
Read more
May
23,
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...
Read more
May
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...
Read more
May
05,
2017
For Kayla Blomquist, her four years at the University of Denver have allowed her to combine her two greatest passions — figure skating and international studies. They were the driving factors in her decision to leave the small town in Wisconsin where...
Read more
May
04,
2017
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...
Read more
May
02,
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...
Read more
April
27,
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...
Read more
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...
Read more
April
21,
2017
This week, Time magazine unveiled its annual list of the 100 Most Influential People. The list includes a wide range of people from politicians to celebrities and CEOs of companies. Making the list even more intriguing, the 100 are described not ...
Read more
April
20,
2017
Two grants from the Carnegie Corporation of New York are backing a distinct study into global peace and security by the Sié Chéou-Kang Center for International Security and Diplomacy at the University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of Internatio...
Read more
April
17,
2017
Twenty years ago this month, a 12-year-old boy and his family arrived in Denver from Eritrea, full of excitement and uncertainty. University of Denver alumnus Yoal Ghebremeskel (BA ’07) recalls asking his mother why they had to leave their home and c...
Read more
April
13,
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...
Read more
April
12,
2017
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...
Read more
April
03,
2017
The Josef Korbel School of International Studies has announced the Rice Family Endowed Professor of Practice, a position made possible by a gift from former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and other members of the DU community. Dr. Rice (...
Read more
March
15,
2017
Some 8,000 miles away from the University of Denver campus, Ugandans are receiving the training they need to enter the workforce and improve their quality of life. The initiative — known as the Hospitality In-Service Training Program — is a partn...
Read more
March
14,
2017
The violence and chaos in the Middle East today are often attributed to “sectarianism” — a catch-all explanation for the region’s turmoil. But in “Sectarianization: Mapping the New Politics of the Middle East,” co-editors Nader Hashemi and Danny P...
Read more
March
13,
2017
Cullen Hendrix is an associate professor at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2013. Hendrix's primary research focus is in modeling contentious politics — ranging from urban protest to a...
Read more
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...
Read more
January
25,
2017
The University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies has announced that the Sié Chéou-Kang Center for International Security and Diplomacy, a leading research center at the School, was awarded a $1 million, two-year grant from Carn...
Read more
2016
December
06,
2016
Since becoming president-elect last month, Donald Trump has received calls from leaders all over the world. However, it’s his 10-minute phone call with the president of Taiwan on Dec 2 that everyone is now talking about. “Many people see this as T...
Read more
November
09,
2016
From the Middle East to North Korea, leaders from around the world are viewing a Donald Trump victory differently today. While many countries may have been rooting for Hillary Clinton to take over the White House, President-elect Trump has severa...
Read more
November
03,
2016
With less than a week remaining in the 2016 election, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are tied in Colorado. The Crossley Center for Public Opinion Research in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies released the new poll numbers on W...
Read more
November
03,
2016
It’s been nine months of listening to debates, campaign speeches and political pundits. But once the votes are counted and the winners announced, what does it all mean? Two campus events will bring together DU faculty members and community leaders to...
Read more
October
27,
2016
University of Denver alumnus Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran’s minister of foreign affairs, received this week the Chatham House Prize for his role in leading a two-year effort to secure a historic accord to limit Iran’s nuclear ability. Zarif shared ...
Read more
October
13,
2016
Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the former prime minister of Denmark and former secretary general of NATO, will speak at the University of Denver on Monday, Oct. 17, from noon to 1:30 p.m. The free event, which is hosted by the Colorado European Union Cen...
Read more
October
10,
2016
Putting the brakes on human trafficking won’t be easy. And it won’t happen overnight. But that’s no deterrent to Laura Cyrus and Michelle Bishop, two University of Denver alumnae who have brought their passion, stamina and DU educations to the...
Read more
 
Connect With Us
Contact Us
photo:Theresa Ahrens
Add me on LinkedIn
Theresa Ahrens
Director of Communications
303-871-4778
photo:Madeline  Phipps
Madeline Phipps
Communications Coordinator
photo:Jan  Kitta
Jan Kitta
Internal Communications Manager
303-871-2632
photo:Jeremy Jones
Jeremy Jones
Communications Specialist