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Annual awards recognize excellence

Honoring faculty and staff

Bill Cross

The University of Denver recognizes outstanding contributions to scholarship, teaching and the institution with its annual faculty and staff awards. Honorees include William Cross Jr., clinical professor in the Morgridge College of Education. He has been named this year's University Lecturer.

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Improving international relations

Alum wins prestigious award

John Kerry and Mohammad Javad Zarif

Along with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, DU alumnus Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran's minister of foreign affairs, has received the Chatham House Prize for leading a two-year effort to secure a historic accord to limit Iran's nuclear ability.

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Setting records and stopping clocks

A tree-hugging speed junkie

Engineering alumna Eva Hakansson

As an engineering graduate student, Eva Hakansson put the finishing touches on her super-fast, super-green, bright red electric motorcycle, which she tested at Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats. There, she zipped across the white plain at 248.7 mph.
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DU to aid in national redesign effort

Principal preparation programs

principal preparation

DU's Morgridge College of Education has been selected to participate in the Wallace Foundation's University Principal Preparation Initiative, a national effort to improve programs aimed at training leaders for the nation's schools.

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