Category: Community

Dave and Gail Liniger
Liniger Center on Franchising will be a New Resource for Business Community
18 April 2024
Dave and Gail Liniger have been helping others find success in business for 50 years, and their legacy will expand dramatically through a new center at the University of Denver. The ...
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Morgridge College of Education to Provide Research Framework for Black Student Success Program at Denver Public Schools
18 April 2024
There are rock stars at Denver Public Schools. They may not fill stadiums nationwide with thousands of adoring fans or single-handedly raise the nation’s GDP, but what they do, accelerating Black ...
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Mobile Early Learning Program Drives Preschoolers in Right Direction
18 April 2024
In the mornings, Charron Logan takes her son to a bus parked by her neighborhood in Aurora. A fresh coat of blue paint envelops the outside, and inside, a one-of-a-kind ...
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DU and The VF Foundation Launch New Outdoor Leadership Industry Program
5 April 2024
Where will future leaders of the outdoor industry come from? Thanks to a $3 million grant from The VF Foundation, the answer is DU’s Leadership in Outdoor Recreation Industry (LORI) ...
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Helping the Helpers: Graduate School of Professional Psychology Launches Clinic for Families of Children with Mental Health Conditions
5 April 2024
Thanks to a generous grant from the Caring for Denver Foundation, the Graduate School of Professional Psychology (GSPP) at the University of Denver will launch the Family Support Clinic – ...
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New funding helps DU’s Center for Rural School Health and Education Satisfy the Demand for Mental Health Services
5 April 2024
When DU’s Center for Rural School Health and Education (CRSHE) interviewed teachers in 2019 about the changes they most wanted to see, one response was overwhelming — more attention on ...
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Kirkpatrick Gift Funds Early Literacy Efforts
7 November 2023
Taylor Kirkpatrick (International MBA ‘04) believes that books are for everyone. He also believes that access to books and early literacy programs can contribute to children’s — and their families’ ...
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LARRK Foundation Gives $1M for Perinatal to Five Mental Health
16 November 2020
The University of Denver announced a $1 million grant from the LARRK Foundation toward establishing a faculty chair in perinatal to five mental health within the Graduate School of Professional Psychology (GSPP). In ...
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$1M Gift Launches First Family Business Program in Higher Education in Colorado Region
3 July 2019
The Bailey Program for Family Enterprise will activate a new era of teaching and research in the field of family business at the University of Denver’s Daniels College of Business. The ...
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