Special Programs supports several events that bolster the academic culture at The University of Denver. Here are some of the events the office helps coordinate:
The annual Provost Conference brings together the University of Denver community for a day of sessions and discussions. The 2011 conference focused on reinventing the classroom by engaging with various technologies.
Provost's Lecture and Luncheon
The quarterly Provost’s Lecture and Luncheon brings faculty and staff together for a presentation given by a distinguished faculty member.
The yearly Provost Concert hosts several of the top music students and faculty from the Lamont School of Music.
Scholarship, Research and Creative Work Celebration
The Scholarship, Research and Creative Work Celebration is a yearly event hosted by the Provost, which recognizes University of Denver faculty who have published books and digital works during the previous year.
Convocation recognizes achievements by the University faculty and staff. The Chancellor delivers a convocation address during the annual event and individual faculty and staff are given awards for their contributions to the University of Denver.
The University Lecture honors an esteemed faculty member with the title of “University Lecturer.” This honor is recognized with a reception and lecture given by the aforementioned esteemed faculty member.