Q&A with UCAN President Meghan Balderston

The University College Alumni Network (UCAN) recently appointed Meghan Balderston as the new UCAN Board President. We asked Meghan about her background, experience being on the UCAN board, and the vision she has for the future of UCAN. When did you graduate and what program were you in? I graduated in March 2017. I earned [...]

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Professional Development Opportunities – June 2017

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: Leading from Within – June 17 from 8:00 [...]

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Open Write Night – Summer 2017

Looking to enhance your writing skills? Not sure how to use the Turabian citation guide? Do you want to become a better, more confident writer? We are here to help! This summer quarter University College will be offering Open Write Night, which will provide drop-in writing support whether you are on campus or online. You [...]

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Graduation Story: Annie Foley

We asked graduates to share their journey to graduation. Here is what Annie Foley (Strategic Human Resources) had to say in her own words… When I began this program in January of 2014, I was a well-rested newlywed. Three-and-a-half years later, I’m a sleep deprived working mother of two. My husband works full-time and is a [...]

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Graduation Story: Cincere Hicks-Thorne

We asked graduates to share their journey to graduation. Here is what Cincere Hicks-Thorne (Information and Communications Technology) had to say in her own words… How did I get here? I would not have without my family, friends and some really good professors supporting me. This has truly been a test by fire. My journey [...]

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Graduation Story: Sarah Hayes

We asked graduates to share their journey to graduation. Here is what Sarah Hayes (Strategic Human Resources) had to say in her own words… My kids, Josie and Eli, were 6 and 4 when I started my master’s degree. They’re now 11 and 9. Over the course of my degree, I worked full-time and went [...]

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Graduation Story: Tsutomu (Tommy) Molioo

We asked graduates to share their journey to graduation. Here is what Tsutomu (Tommy) Molioo (Environmental Policy and Management) had to say in his own words… My journey to graduate from DU with my master’s in Environmental Policy & Management began three years ago when I received my acceptance letter two days after my first [...]

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Graduation Story: Kerry Bishop

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We asked graduates to share their journey to graduation. Here is what Kerry Bishop (Environmental Policy and Management) had to say in her own words… In August 2007, I found myself divorced with three very young children. I was 37 years old with only a high school diploma, no home, no job and one of [...]

Graduation Story: Brandy King-Cutler

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We asked graduates to share their journey to graduation. Here is what Brandy King-Cutler (Strategic Human Resources) had to say in her own words… It took me five years to complete my master’s. Like most of us, I juggle a job, a family and normal everyday life complications that compete for my attention. But there [...]

Graduation Story: Leslie DeVera-Duncan

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We asked graduates to share their journey to graduation. Here is what Leslie DeVera-Duncan (Strategic Human Resources) had to say in her own words… Many years ago when my mother was in her 50s, she walked down the aisle at Western Michigan University to receive her Masters of Science diploma. She did this as a Senior [...]