Category: News and Updates

What Next? Healthcare Careers and Networking Event

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Join University College and Colorado Healthcare Strategic Management (CHSM) for an evening of mentorship with healthcare leaders on Wednesday, October 11 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the University of Denver (University Hall Room 304). Explore what healthcare career path is right for you, learn the benefits of networking, and gain insight from healthcare leaders. [...]

University College Student, Jerry Ceja, Selected for Barton Institute Social Enterprise Fellowship

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Environmental Policy and Management student, Jerry Ceja, was named one of the 2017-2018 Barton Institute Social Enterprise Fellows. More than 90 students applied and went through a highly selective process and Jerry was one of the 12 graduate students selected from programs through the University. The Social Enterprise Fellows will study and apply the principles [...]

The University of Denver Ranks in the 2018 U.S. News and World Report

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The University of Denver continues to be ranked a top 100 university according to U.S. News and World Report. The University is ranked 86th on the “National Universities” list based on criteria such as faculty resources, graduation rate, student retention graduation rate, and financial resources. DU also ranked 49th for “Best Colleges for Veterans.” This [...]

2017 University College Summer Graduation Celebration

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It’s summer commencement time! If you are finishing your degree at the end of summer quarter, or earned your degree winter or spring 2017, congratulations! You have achieved one of life’s great goals and you should celebrate this by joining the rest of the DU community to honor your accomplishment. If you are a master’s [...]

Building Content, Faculty, and Collaboration: New Healthcare Leadership Director Outlines Vision for Program

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University College is pleased to introduce Dr. Bobbie Kite, the new Academic Director and Associate Professor for the Healthcare Leadership program. Dr. Kite comes from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, where she served as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the field of Biomedical Informatics and where she will remain an active adjunct faculty [...]

Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities

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Ready to enhance your career with professional development? The Center for Professional Development at the University of Denver serves educators, clinicians, techies, small business owners, social change advocates, and organizations wanting to develop and deliver innovative professional development for their teams. See the upcoming professional development opportunities below: Innovation and Persuasion – April 22 and [...]

University of Denver Launches a Coding Boot Camp

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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 [...]

20 Years of Leading Online Education

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Watch the video at http://ucollege.du.edu/2f1PogX Think back twenty years. Let’s call it the pre-Google era. DVDs were around the corner, the iPod was still five years away, and Windows 95 was the new and exciting operating system from Microsoft. And, in 1996 at the University of Denver’s University College, we launched our first set of [...]

Memorial Service Announced for Dr. Irene Frederick

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Dr. Irene Frederick — a champion of community healthcare and former academic director of the Healthcare Leadership program at University College — passed away on October 1, 2016 after a year-long battle with glioblastoma. Prior to joining the University of Denver community, Dr. Frederick was an obstetrician/gynecologist, dedicated to the care of underserved populations. From [...]

DU’s University College Offers Global Education Through Japanese Teachers Program

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Read about the Japanese teachers program offered through DU’s University College — one of only a few institutions worldwide approved by the Japanese Ministry of Education. http://news.du.edu/dus-university-college-offers-global-education-through-japanese-teachers-program/