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January-February 2015

DU VideoCast featured video: 2015 Diversity Summit

(Feb. 17, 2015) This week’s video features the opening session of the 2015 Diversity Summit, which took place on Jan. 23. View the video

February is Black History Month

The Black History Month planning committee is excited to announce our 2015 events and observances!

Please join us for one or all of the events (no registration required), and help support black culture on the University of Denver campus.


Black History Month event: Wellness Through Community Vitality

Friday, Feb. 27, 5:30 p.m. – Anderson Academic Commons, Special Events Room

What role do Black psychologists play in the health and vitality of the Black community, especially in turbulent times? How do they get involved in issues of social justice and social change? These questions are even more pressing in light of current events, such as the Ferguson riots and the rising debate over the number of deaths of unarmed Black men and women by police officers. How do Black psychologists, who strive to serve their communities, respond to these issues and promote wellness and community vitality in such turbulent times? More

In case you missed it on 9News: DU seeking out diverse history

(Feb. 10, 2015) 9News journalist and DU alumna TaRhonda Thomas investigates DU’s first African American alumna, Emma Hackley.