Newsroom University of Denver (Native American)

2018
April
03,
2018
On April 2, the University of Denver honored and recognized the sovereign political status of the Northern Cheyenne, Northern Arapaho and Southern Cheyenne and Arapaho Nations. Their tribal flags were raised in a ceremony on the Driscoll Bridge and w...
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2017
May
08,
2017
The University of Denver community came together on Sunday afternoon to celebrate the New Beginnings Pow Wow. The seventh annual event provided an opportunity for Native Americans to join in dancing, singing and creating new friendships. For the Univ...
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May
02,
2017
Had you told Ben Jacobs when he was a first-year student at the University of Denver that one day he would own two successful restaurants, he never would have believed you. Jacobs, who is Native American, came to DU in 2001 to pursue his true pass...
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April
25,
2017
When Viki Eagle first came to the University of Denver as an undergraduate student in 2007, she didn’t know much about it even though she grew up in Denver. Eagle, who became director of Native American Community Relations and Programs earlier this y...
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2016
November
23,
2016
Billy Stratton, PhD, is an associate professor at the University of Denver in the Department of English. This fall he was named special advisor on Native American Community Partnerships and Programs by DU Chancellor Rebecca Chopp. Stratton is one of ...
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October
19,
2016
Billy J. Stratton, associate professor of English, has been named special advisor on Native American Community Partnerships and Programs by DU Chancellor Rebecca Chopp. Stratton is one of the first 30 people in the world to be awarded a PhD in Ame...
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