Newsroom University of Denver (Research and Scholarship)

2018
July
31,
2018
In a country full of red and blue, Americans somehow still have a difficult time making purple. In fact, these are some of the most partisan times in the history of the U.S., says Jennifer Greenfield, assistant professor in DU’s Graduate School of So...
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July
25,
2018
After 30-plus years in filmmaking, Sheila Schroeder knows how hard it can be for students to get a foot in the door without experience or connections. To bridge that gap, Schroeder created Project DU F.I.L.M. (Film Initiative Linking Mentors) to brin...
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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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July
11,
2018
Roddy MacInnes’ new life began in 1993 with a trip to a Denver antique store. Struggling with substance abuse and longing for a greater sense of community, MacInnes — now a DU photography professor — happened upon a family album filled with ph...
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July
11,
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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July
09,
2018
Jeanne Abrams is a professor at the University Libraries and Center for Judiac Studies at the University of Denver. She is also director of the Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society and Beck Archives. Abrams is the author of a number of acclaimed ...
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July
06,
2018
César Cuauhtémoc García Hernández is an associate professor in the Sturm College of Law. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2013. César's academic interests center on crimmigration law, including teaching a seminar on the topic and havin...
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July
02,
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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June
28,
2018
Ved Nanda is Evans University Professor and director of the Ved Nanda Center for International and Comparative Law. He has taught at the University of Denver's Sturm College of Law since 1965. Nanda is past president of the World Jurist Association, ...
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June
26,
2018
Seth Masket is director of the Center on American Politics and a professor in the Department of Political Science. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2004. Masket's areas of research and expertise focuses on American political parties at...
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June
20,
2018
If you think of suicide, please consider calling the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255, texting the Crisis Text Line at 741-741 or visiting https://www.speakingofsuicide.com/resources for more resources. ...
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May
31,
2018
When you look in the mirror, the face you see may appear the same as always, but in truth, it is made of completely new material from what it was less than a month ago. That’s more than a fun fact — it’s a crucial lens through which we view and tr...
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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
23,
2018
Seth Masket is director of the Center on American Politics and a professor in the Department of Political Science. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2004. Masket's areas of research and expertise focuses on American political parties at...
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May
21,
2018
Sam Kamin is the Vicente Sederberg Professor of Marijuana Law and Policy at the University of Denver. He has taught at the Sturm College of Law at DU since 1999. Kamin has become one of the nation’s leading experts on the regulation of marijuana; in ...
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May
17,
2018
DU undergraduates have a lot on their minds. Do spatial associations of gender matter? How can we measure the complete phase structure of twisted light? Why have male threespine sticklebacks made a switch from a red throat coloration to a full-bo...
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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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April
19,
2018
“Nothing else is quite like marijuana,” says Sam Kamin, Vicente Sederberg Professor of Marijuana Law and Policy at the University of Denver’s Sturm College of Law. “We have this multibillion-dollar industry that’s really built on quicksand, and i...
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April
19,
2018
The University of Denver is excited to announce its first cohort of Public Impact Fellows. The program is a partnership between the Office of Research and Graduate Education and the Division of Marketing and Communications. The two-year fellowshi...
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March
29,
2018
The Barton Institute for Philanthropy and Social Enterprise at the University of Denver today announces that Quarterly Forum (QF Group), which provided funding to launch the Social Enterprise Fellowship program in 2017, has pledged $500,000 to suppor...
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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
14,
2018
Perhaps nothing contributes more to the rancor of political discourse than the indiscriminate use of political labels as partisan epithets. Labels such as “left-wing” and “right-wing,” “red state” and “blue state,” “liberal” and “conservative,” or “c...
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March
12,
2018
Michael Karson is a professor in the Graduate School of Professional Psychology. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2003. Before entering academia, Karson practiced clinical and forensic psychology for 25 years. Since 1997 he has authore...
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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
07,
2018
Ved Nanda is Evans University Professor and director of the Ved Nanda Center for International and Comparative Law. He has taught at the University of Denver's Sturm College of Law since 1965. Nanda is past president of the World Jurist Association, ...
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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
21,
2018
Seth Masket is director of the Center on American Politics and a professor in the Department of Political Science. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2004. Masket's areas of research and expertise focuses on American political parties at...
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February
15,
2018
Paul Seaborn is an assistant professor in the Daniels College of Business. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2011. Seaborn's current research deals with Colorado's emerging marijuana industry, and his other expertise includes industry r...
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February
14,
2018
China's rise in the global economy over the past four decades has also given rise to an environmental crisis that has critical implications for the global economy, according to Chiara Piovani, associate professor of economics. Piovani studies the...
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February
13,
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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