Category: Updates

Term Extension for Colorado Poet Laureate

Named the Colorado Poet Laureate in 2014, Joseph Hutchison has been serving his four-year term by making the rounds in Colorado advocating for poetry and literacy. With new work on the horizon, his term has been extended for an additional year by the Colorado Humanities. “I’m grateful for the extra time to complete a couple [...]

Five Myths of Online Education

As universities try to meet the demands of working adults, online education has become more accessible than ever, but many people are still hesitant about learning online. We’re here to bust a few online education myths. Lower Quality At the University of Denver’s University College, online students are held to the same rigorous standards as [...]

Five Tips for Success in Online Classes

More and more working adults are taking online classes to meet the needs of their busy lives. Online learning can often be intimidating for those who have never done it but can be beneficial when managed right. Here are 5 tips to consider when taking online classes. Plan Ahead At the beginning of the quarter, [...]

Campus Resources That Should Be on Your Radar

Being a student at the University of Denver means having access to numerous resources at your fingertips. From career guidance to research help, there are many DU resources available to help fit the needs of busy students. Whether you are close to campus or online, here is a list of resources to take advantage of. [...]

Bachelor of Arts Completion Program Moves Up in Ranking

The Bachelor of Arts Completion Program has been ranked #47, moving up a spot from #48, on the 2018 U.S. News & World Report ranking for best online bachelor’s programs. The online bachelor’s rankings evaluate program quality and how programs specifically appeal to adults aged 25 and older, with evaluative factors such as course delivery, [...]

Open Write Night – Winter 2018

Looking to enhance your writing skills?  Have questions regarding the Turabian citation guide? Do you want to become a better, more confident writer? We are here to help! This winter quarter University College will be offering Open Write Night, which will provide drop-in writing support whether you are on campus or online. You will be [...]

Five Steps to Advance Your Career in 2018

The year is wrapping up and now is a great time to reflect and set professional goals for the next year. What did you want to achieve this year that you did not? Are you looking to make a career move? Do you want to learn more skills? Here are steps to help you make [...]

University College Alumna Publishes Book

Emily de Schweinitz Taylor is an alumna of the Communication Management program and recently published a book titled Raising Mediators: How Smart Parents Use Mediation to Transform Sibling Conflict and Empower Their Children. We asked Emily about her professional background, experience at University College, and the publishing process. Tell us about your current role as [...]

Healthcare Careers and Networking

After interviewing more than 100 Healthcare Leadership students about their experience so far at University College, one thing was clear to Bobbie Kite: we need more networking. So on October 11, Dr. Kite hosted “What Next? Healthcare Careers and Networking” on the University of Denver campus. The event was co-sponsored by Colorado Healthcare Strategy and [...]

Notes of Impact

University College is pleased to launch Notes of Impact, a new semi-annual publication for alumni, faculty, and our entire University College community. View the first issue here and discover the latest news from the University of Denver, plus see how our community members are making a positive impact. Want to ensure you receive the next [...]