Introducing Professional Creative Writing

University College is pleased to introduce the Master of Arts in Professional Creative Writing with four concentration and certificate areas: Professional Fiction Writing Professional Dramatic Writing Professional Creative Nonfiction Writing Professional Poetry Writing You’ll work through the entire writing process from research to first draft, pitch to publication. Learn how to reach an audience with [...]

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Professional Creative Writing

Three University College Programs Recognized at 2017 LEAD Awards

Three University College programs were recognized at the 2017 LEAD Awards, which were held on February 8 in Nashville, TN. The Bachelor of Arts Completion Program with a focus in Leadership and Organization Studies ranked third, and the graduate program in Leadership and Organizations ranked fourth in the Degree Program with Emphasis on Leadership [...]

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Marketing Skills in 2017

As marketing professionals continue to be in demand, what skills are considered more valuable to employers?  What are employers seeking from marketing professionals?  See the infographic below for a sense of skills and trends in the marketing profession in 2017.  Looking to strengthen or add to your skill set? Consider a Master of Arts in [...]

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Bob Bentz: Keeping Students Up-to-Date by Publishing Textbook in Mobile Marketing

With over 30 years of experience in media, advertising, mobile marketing, internet marketing, and SEO, Bob Bentz started teaching Mobile Marketing at University College in 2014 in the Communication Management program. From working in broadcasting to running an agency, he brings first-hand knowledge of mobile and digital marketing to the classroom. Bob started working in [...]

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5 Tips to Successfully Lead Change in the Workplace

From improvements to setbacks, organizations of all types often face changes. Change is something that many people don’t handle well and is often feared. If change is not managed correctly, it can be costly for organizations. Understanding how to lead and manage through change in the workplace can help avoid failure and builds leadership skills. [...]

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LGBT Marketing Summit

University College organized and presented a panel discussion at the LGBT Marketing Summit hosted by Out Front Magazine on January 19 covering the topic of effective content and digital communication. Dr. Magdelana Red, academic director and assistant professor, moderated the panel and adjunct faculty Cindy Cragg, Kate Johnson, and Victoria O’Malley gave tips to produce and measure [...]

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University of Denver Launches a Coding Boot Camp

With demand for skilled web developers at an all-time high, University of Denver will launch a 24-week Coding Boot Camp in April 2017 through the college of professional and continuing studies, University College. The innovative, fullstack program, says Michael McGuire, dean of University College, “is ideal for those interested in changing or advancing their career [...]

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Wednesday, March 1 – Open Write Night


Join University College faculty from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. either on campus in University Hall 304 or online through Zoom. More information available here.

February 28-March 1, 2017 – Colorado Emergency Management Conference


Our recruiter Alyssa Anderson will be at the CO Emergency Management Conference located at the Hotel Elegante in Colorado Springs, CO from February 28 through march 1. The CEMA represents the emergency management community in Colorado.

March 12-15, 2017 – South by Southwest Interactive


University College will be representing at South by Southwest Interactive in Austin, Texas from Sunday, March 12 through Wednesday, March 15. If you’re in attendance, drop by the University of Denver booth for your chance to win several prizes.

March 13-15, 2017 – COSEIA Solar Power Colorado

Solar Power Colorado

Meet with our recruiter Alyssa Anderson at the Solar Power Colorado conference happening March 13-15 in Broomfield, Colorado.

Wednesday, March 22 – Free Writing Workshop

University of Denver Writing Center

University College students are invited to attend a free writing workshop from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in University Hall 306. Register here.