2017 Commencement

It’s commencement time! If you are finishing your degree at the end of spring quarter, congratulations! You have achieved one of life’s great goals and you should celebrate this by joining the rest of the DU community to honor your accomplishment. If you are a master’s graduate, we invite you to take part in the [...]

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Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities

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: Innovation and Persuasion – April 22 and [...]

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Start the Quarter off Strong with These Tips

A new quarter is starting yet again, and it’s never too early to prepare yourself for a successful quarter! The start of a new quarter is an exciting time and good opportunity to get organized for the rest of the term. Here are tips to help you the start of this quarter off strong. Check [...]

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Five DU Career Resources You Need to Know

As a University College student, you get access to various career resources during your program and after graduation. These career resources are extremely useful and are available to both on campus students and distance learners. Take advantage of these five career resources today! University College Career Advisor University College students get access to a career [...]

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Open Write Night – Spring Quarter 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 spring 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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Introducing Professional Creative Writing

University College is pleased to introduce the Master of Arts in Professional Creative Writing with four concentration and certificate areas: Professional Fiction Writing Professional Dramatic Writing Professional Creative Nonfiction Writing Professional Poetry Writing You’ll work through the entire writing process: from research to first draft, manuscript submission to publication. Learn how to reach an audience [...]

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Three University College Programs Recognized at 2017 LEAD Awards

Three University College programs were recognized at the HR.com 2017 LEAD Awards, which were held on February 8 in Nashville, TN. The Bachelor of Arts Completion Program with a focus in Leadership and Organization Studies ranked third, and the graduate program in Leadership and Organizations ranked fourth in the Degree Program with Emphasis on Leadership [...]

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Marketing Skills in 2017

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As marketing professionals continue to be in demand, what skills are considered more valuable to employers?  What are employers seeking from marketing professionals?  See the infographic below for a sense of skills and trends in the marketing profession in 2017.  Looking to strengthen or add to your skill set? Consider a Master of Arts in [...]

Bob Bentz: Keeping Students Up-to-Date by Publishing Textbook in Mobile Marketing

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With over 30 years of experience in media, advertising, mobile marketing, internet marketing, and SEO, Bob Bentz started teaching Mobile Marketing at University College in 2014 in the Communication Management program. From working in broadcasting to running an agency, he brings first-hand knowledge of mobile and digital marketing to the classroom. Bob started working in [...]

5 Tips to Successfully Lead Change in the Workplace

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From improvements to setbacks, organizations of all types often face changes. Change is something that many people don’t handle well and is often feared. If change is not managed correctly, it can be costly for organizations. Understanding how to lead and manage through change in the workplace can help avoid failure and builds leadership skills. [...]