DENVER—Nov. 10, 2015—The University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies has been awarded significant research grants from the National Science Foundation ($1.8 million) and the Carnegie Corporation ($1 million), building on the school’s upward trajectory in securing sponsored research.
DENVER—Nov. 5, 2015—Kevin Bales, co-founder of the organization Free the Slaves based in Washington, D.C., will speak as part of the Human Trafficking Center’s 2015-2016 Speaker Series on Friday, November 13 from 5:00-7:00 pm in the Anderson Academic Commons.
DENVER—Nov. 3, 2015—The Economist has named a program and an associate professor at the University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies to its Global Diversity List . The list is a newly-established assessment of organizations and individuals with outstanding commitment to diversity, as nominated by readers of The Economist and judged by a panel of experts.
DENVER—Oct. 12, 2015—The Josef Korbel School of International Studies will house a Diplomat in Residence beginning in the fall of 2016. The announcement was made today in Denver by the Director General of the Foreign Service and Director of Human Resources at the Department of State, Arnold A. Chacon.
DENVER—Oct. 12, 2015—Watch the video of the on-stage conversation between DU Alumnus and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif and Ambassador Christopher R. Hill, dean of the Josef Korbel School, held in New York City on October 5.
DENVER—Oct. 5, 2015—The Josef Korbel School hosted alumnus Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran's Foreign Minister, at a special event in New York City, coinciding with Minister Zarif's attendance at the United Nations General Assembly.
DENVER—Sept. 29, 2015—Internationally-renowned peace mediator and conflict resolution scholar John Paul Lederach was a guest lecturer today at the University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies, debuting a series of October events during the 11th anniversary of Conflict Resolution Month in the state.
DENVER—Sept. 22, 2015—A University of Denver professor has been named one of the world’s most influential scholars on China’s international affairs, according to research by Shanghai International Studies University.
DENVER—Sept. 8, 2015—The University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies tonight honored three individuals who embody the School’s mission of meeting global challenges through practical knowledge and innovative thinking. Full Story
DENVER—Aug. 5, 2015—The University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies is honored to announce that 24th U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel will be our special guest at the 18th Annual Korbel Dinner. The dinner is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Sept. 8, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center. Full Story
DENVER—May 27, 2015—Today, the Josef Korbel School of International Studies faculty and staff gathered to honor and congratulate the students who received fellowships and scholarships at its annual Fellowship Recognition Breakfast. Full Story
Korbel Students Visit North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and United States Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) Headquarters
DENVER—May 18, 2015—On Friday, May 15, 2015, 24 Korbel students enrolled in Dr. Ben Gochman's graduate course, INTS 4989: North American Defense and Security visited North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and United States Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) Headquarters at Peterson AFB in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Full Story
DENVER—April 30, 2015—The Philanthropic Educational Organization recently awarded scholarships totaling $10,000 each for three graduate students at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. Full Story
DENVER—April 20, 2015—The University of Denver is excited to announce that junior Cameron Hickert, has been named a 2015 Truman Scholar. Hickert is one of 58 students selected from nearly 700 nominees across the nation, and the only student from a Colorado university. Full Story
DENVER—April 17, 2015—More than 90 students participated in the fifth annual Crisis Engagement and Negotiation Exercise (CENEX) hosted by the Josef Korbel School of International Studies.
DENVER—April 10, 2015—The Josef Korbel School of International Studies was honored to welcome former president of Peru, Alejandro Toledo. Toledo visited the School as part of the Center on Rights Development's annual symposium. Full Story
DENVER—April 9, 2015—Tanner Mastaw hopes to expand his understanding of international development, and his recent obtainment of a Fulbright Scholarship is helping to pave the way. Full Story
DENVER—April 3, 2015—In what has become a springtime tradition at DU, retired Army Gen. George Casey Jr. returned to campus in March and April to teach a two-week class at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. Full Story
DENVER—March 1, 2015—The Josef Korbel School of International Studies is enjoying Peace Corps Week this year as the University of Denver once again holds the top spot for graduate alumni currently serving as volunteers. Full Story
DENVER—Feb. 26, 2015—The U.S. dollar will remain the premiere international currency for at least the next twenty years in spite of the recent gains made by rival currencies, said one expert on international political economy. Full Story
DENVER—Feb 23, 2015—Two graduate students at Josef Korbel School of International Students took part in the second annual Graduate Research and Performance Summit on January 30, 2015. Kaylee Dolen and Matthew Bloise took advantage of the event to discuss their areas of greatest academic interest and discover what their fellow graduate students are working on. Full Story
DENVER—Feb. 19, 2015—A new program aims to link undergraduate and graduate students within the Josef Korbel School of International Studies in an effort to facilitate networking opportunities and share internship experiences among the student population. Full Story.
DENVER—Feb. 13, 2015—A professor of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies recently co-signed an economic statement welcoming Greece’s new government, while advocating cooperation among the international community in an effort to resolve the Greek financial crisis. Full Story
University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies Ranked #11 Globally Among Master’s Programs in International Relations
DENVER—Feb. 05, 2015— The University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies is ranked 11th in the world among master’s programs for policy careers in international relations. This is according to the January – February 2015 issue of Foreign Policy magazine. Full Story
DENVER—Jan. 21, 2015—“The further development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) will provide numerous benefits to humankind; however, researchers must remain vigilant about the potential risks associated with such an undertaking,” said one professor who studies the development of autonomous weapons. Full Story.