LGBT Marketing Summit

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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 [...]

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 [...]

Two University College Programs in Top 50 Best Online Programs

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Two University College programs have secured positions on the Best Online Programs list, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report. University College was eligible to submit data for two lists: graduate information technology and bachelor’s programs. Both programs ranked in the top 50. “These rankings are helpful for prospective students making a decision about their education [...]

Chris Heriza: Why Do I Love the City of Denver? Let Me Tell You!

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As a Denver native, I have great memories of my life in this vibrant city. I also truly enjoy what Denver has to offer its residents and visitors. At University College we have students who live in Denver and have the opportunity to experience the city firsthand. We also have many distance students who don’t [...]

Pioneer Pride and Passion at University College

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Ann Crespin may have officially become a Pioneer when she pursued her bachelor’s in marketing at the University of Denver in the 90s, but she felt a connection to campus long before that. “DU has a special place in my heart,” she said. “I grew up on that campus and would skate every morning before [...]

Leverage LinkedIn to Jumpstart Your Job Search

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Two people join LinkedIn every second. That’s nearly 500 new people on LinkedIn by the time you finish reading this blog post! So how are you going to stand out? Let’s optimize your LinkedIn profile to help jump-start your job search. Profile Photo Adding a professional photo to your profile makes you 14 times more [...]

Open Write Night

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Looking to enhance your writing skills? Not sure how to use the Turabian citation guide? We are here to help! This quarter University College will be offering Open Write Night, which will provide drop-in writing support whether you are attending classes on campus or online. Receive one-on-one writing assistance from University College faculty who teach [...]

Start the New Year Strong with These Five Tips

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The new year is finally here! The beginning of the new year is a great time to make changes in your professional and personal life and start fresh. Here are five tips to help make this year your strongest yet. Refresh Your LinkedIn Profile A lot can happen in your career in a year, and [...]

Meet Your University College Support Team

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So you’ve decided it’s time to go back to school. You figured out how to pay for school, you carved out the time, and you are channeling all your energy to crack open some books, research, write papers, and get the A! Deciding to go back to school is as much an emotional decision as [...]

Lorna Katica: Using Web-Based Interactive Timelines to Make an Impact in the Online Classroom

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Lorna Katica has a wide diversity of experience; she spent 30 years as an attorney and has shifted gears into a career in instructional design with a focus on e-learning. She has been teaching for University College for the past year in the Global Affairs and Healthcare Leadership programs, leading classes that focus on legal [...]