Category: News and Updates

Resources to Know and Love


As we dive into spring quarter, get to know the resources available to you at the University of Denver and on the web to ensure a productive and smooth experience at University College. Kate L. Turabian’s Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations is about to become your BFF. The Turabian manual is what [...]

Top Paying IT Jobs


GlassDoor, a jobs and recruiting website, recently conducted a salary survey outlining the top-paying jobs in America. From software to mobile apps, IT to analytics, the careers with the highest compensations are primarily from the technology field. “It’s no wonder technology jobs dominate the top-paying jobs list, especially since they are considering which jobs are [...]

Presentation Tips and Tools


Week 10 usually means projects and presentations are due. Are you ready to end the quarter on a high note? Take these tips and tools under advisement as you prep your presentation, whether you’re set to deliver it online or on campus. Tips “Regardless of what topic you’re presenting on—whether it is a sales proposal, [...]

The Center for Professional Development


We are pleased to announce the 2016 launch of the Center for Professional Development at the University of Denver, a collaborative venture between University College, the Graduate School of Social Work, the Graduate School of Professional Psychology, and Morgridge College of Education. Through short courses, workshops, and all manner of continuing education, the Center for [...]

University College Programs Rank in U.S. News & World Report Top 25

US News & World Report Online Rankings

Two University College programs have secured top positions in the 2016 Best Online Programs lists compiled by U.S. News & World Report. University College was eligible to submit data for two categories: Graduate Information Technology and Bachelor’s Programs, and the DU programs both ranked in the top 25. The online Bachelor of Arts Completion Program [...]

Alumni Award Winner: Melanie Lenci

Melanie Lenci

Congratulations to Melanie Lenci, winner of the 2015 Alumni Award for Mid-Career Achievement! Melanie Lenci (MAS, 2003) runs her own business and is an expert in resume writing and LinkedIn profile development, earning multiple awards and certifications in this area. She has had several resumes and cover letters published in various “best of” books, which [...]

Alumni Award Winner: Sruthi Kumar

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Congratulations to Sruthi Kumar, winner of the 2015 Alumni Achievement Award for Recent Graduate Achievement! Sruthi Annamnidu Kumar (MAS, 2014) is a member of the University College Alumni Network, RMOUG (Rocky Mountain Oracle Users Group), Colorado MySQL (Co-chair), Analytics Club, Apache Kafka, and Atlanta Cloudera User Group. He organizes RMOUG activities and meetings at the [...]

Alumni Award Winner: Sherry Foreman

Alumni - Sherry

Congratulations to Sherry Foreman, winner of the 2015 Alumni Award for Community Engagement! Sherry Foreman (MAS, 2002) has served as an international administrator and instructor in learning institutions in the Middle East for women. She demonstrates leadership and the importance of leadership in developing countries to ensure women in Middle Eastern countries are well-prepared in [...]

Remembering Peter Warren, Former Dean of University College

Peter Warren

Today we remember Dr. Peter Warren, former Dean of University College. Peter Warren B. Sept 30, 1938 D. October 15, 2015 Dr. Peter Warren, emeritus dean of the University of Denver and former Dean of University College, passed away October 15, 2015 at the Lower Downtown Denver home he shared with his wife, Katharine. One [...]

University College Student One of Ten Scholarship Recipients Nationwide

Mark Butler

University College student Mark Butler is one of ten students around the nation—and the first from the University of Denver—awarded a scholarship from the Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society, a group dedicated to adult learners in continuing higher education. For the 2015-2016 awards, there were 156 applications received from 102 colleges and universities. The honor [...]