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The DU Women's Coalition & Colorado Women's College

HerDU 2020: Honor the Past, Celebrate the Present & Inspire the Future

HerDU, the women's conference of the University of Denver, will celebrate 25 years on Friday, March 6, 2020 on International Women's Day weekend.  This free, all-day conference serves as an important resource for DU women, providing tools, community, and inspiration. 

On March 6, we will be honoring the conference's history, celebrating the present achievements of women in the DU community, and inspiring and planning for the future of women at DU and beyond.


  • THANK YOU for an incredible day! Photos from the event can be viewed online.
  • Please complete an evaluation survey about HerDU 2020.


Shiza Shahid is an entrepreneur, technologist, investor, and impact leader.

Shiza co-founded the Malala Fund with Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, and led the organization as founding CEO. She focused on creating access to high quality education for all children around the world.

Shiza has been named one of TIME's "30 Under 30 People Changing the World," Forbes "30 Under 30 – Social Entrepreneurs", and a Tribeca Institute Disruptive Innovator.