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Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences (AHSS)


AHSS Pioneers


We boast 26,000 liberal arts alumni. Stay connected to old friends while forging new ones by attending campus presentations, DU on the Road lectures and other special events.

Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences


Stay connected to AHSS and our network of 27,000 alumni.

Work with our office and DU’s Alumni Relations to find information about ways to stay involved on campus, upcoming events—including class reunions—and make connections to help you in your career.

Check this site to find stories about alumni who are leading international nonprofits and NGOs, representing citizens in local and national government, and working as clinical psychologists, field anthropologists, professional musicians, electronic artists, historians and more.

AHSS hosts lectures, concerts, receptions, exhibitions and more throughout the year. Check out AHSS events, or view our events calendar online.


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  • Marcelina Rivera (BA '83, economics and political science) was named one of this year's 25 most powerful women by the Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce.
  • Crisanta Duran (BA '02, Spanish, public affairs) was named Colorado's first Latina Speaker of the House. Read the story in 5280 magazine.
  • Anton Tolman (BA '86, psychology) recently published a book, Why Students Resist Learning: A Practical Model for Understanding and Helping Students (2016).
  • Lisa Martin (BA '11, studio art) was featured on Denver's 9News for accomplishing her goal to paint the view from the summit of each of Colorado's 14-thousand foot peaks.
  • Ellie Schafer (BA '90, mass communication), special assistant to President Barack Obama and director of the White House Visitor's Office, was named a Champion in the White House in OUT magazine's 100 most influential people/groups of 2016.
  • John Seydel (BA '15, political science), was named director of the office of sustainability for the city of Atlanta.