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Alum's book looks at human trafficking

"What Slaveholders Think"

Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick

When it comes to human trafficking, political sociologist Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick, an alumnus of DU's Josef Korbel School of International Studies, can list numerous titles chronicling the experiences of victims. "But the perpetrator's story is not ever told," he says. His new book remedies that. Learn more

a new coach for women's basketball

Turgeon brings a winning record

new basketball coach

The Pioneers athletics program has recruited Jim Turgeon to serve as the 10th women's basketball head coach at the University of Denver. Turgeon comes to DU from Colorado State University-Pueblo, where he spent the last two seasons compiling a 54-10 record, the highest by any coach in that school's history. Learn more

Inspiring curiosity about the world

DU hosts Colorado State Bee

geographic bee

On March 31, 100 of Colorado's top geography students in grades four through eight will gather at DU to test their knowledge as part of the Colorado State Bee. The winner will qualify for the National Geographic Bee in Washington, D.C., in May.

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April: Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Best-selling author to speak

"Missoula" book cover

Jon Krakauer, author of a best-selling book about a sexual assault crisis at the University of Montana, comes to campus to share his insights on the troubling problem of rape among college students. His appearance is part of DU's programming for Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

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