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alum's street fraternity offers better life

Serving refugees, immigrants

Street Fraternity

Alumnus Yoal Ghebremeskel, who left Eritrea and moved to Denver as a 12-year-old, remembers what it was like to grow up as an immigrant. That's why he has used his DU education to create Street Fraternity, a nonprofit that helps young adults negotiate the challenges of life in a new country.

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Locally, nationally and internationally

Sharing knowledge and insight

faculty in the news

In newspapers and magazines, on radio and television shows, via blog posts and social media commentary, DU faculty members share their expertise and help us make sense of an often confusing world.

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Research designed to inform policy

Global peace and security

Sie Center

Backed by two grants from the Carnegie Corporation of New York, researchers at DU's Sié Chéou-Kang Center for International Security and Diplomacy are studying the wide array of state and non-state actors and the many different dimensions that contribute to peaceful communities.

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Ideas are brewing on the Innovation Floor

Where creativity takes flight 

Innovation Floor

Inside the Ritchie School of Engineering and Computer Science, enterprising students flock to an interdisciplinary and project-based co-working zone. It's known as the Innovation Floor, and it's where great ideas are put to the test.

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