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Professor takes on controversial topic

Abortion politics demystified

Driscoll Bridge

In "The New States of Abortion Politics," Associate Professor Joshua Wilson traces the evolution of abortion laws. It's timely reading in light of the Supreme Court's recent decision striking down a Texas law placing a host of restrictions on abortion clinics.

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newsweek features DU research

Brain injuries in inmates

Kim Gorgens

The June 24 edition of Newsweek magazine features the research of DU's Kim Gorgens on the impact of traumatic brain injury (TBI) on jail and prison inmates. A clinical associate professor in the Graduate School of Professional Psychology, Gorgens is a renowned expert on TBI.

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Joe Biden to speak at Korbel Dinner

Vice president coming to DU

Joe Biden

Vice President Joe Biden will deliver the keynote address at the 19th annual Korbel Dinner on Sept. 15. The dinner honors Josef Korbel, the first dean and founder of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies, as well as individuals who have made a global impact.

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Graduates of 2016: ready to rock

Up next — law school

Ariel Chang

As a DU student, Ariel Chang majored in international studies, minored in communication and art, started a club dedicated to destigmatizing mental illness, and traveled to Japan to learn about its people and culture. She expects to draw on her experiences when she enrolls in law school.

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