The Global Ambassadors, in partnership with the Study Abroad office, talked with students from DU that decided to immerse themselves in a different culture for a quarter. To start, we will share the experience from Thane Gehring, who decided to go to Ecuador. He is now an alumnus from DU and studied Biology, Spanish and … More Study Abroad: An Interview with Thane
Our ambassador program has a wonderful staff behind it. It takes time, passion, and hard work to create and run such an amazing program. On this blog I will introduce the team. Megan is our International Admissions Counselor. She calls Las Vegas, Nevada and Santa Fe, New Mexico home, but was born in Canada. Her … More New Quarter, New Staff!
The University of Denver’s Pioneers are a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division 1 team. Besides having 17 Varsity titles, DU has many alumni competing in the 2022 Beijing Olympic Games! The Global Ambassadors are immensely proud of our university alumni and are excited to cheer them on during the games. Here is a list of the athletes, their … More From Denver to Beijing…
At DU we are lucky to have a quarter system, 10 weeks of class with a final testing week. After Fall quarter we have 6 weeks of break, for Christmas and Thanksgiving. Check out what a few of our Global Ambassadors did on their break! Sandra Macharia I stayed in Denver and had a Friendsgiving … More Ambassadors’ Winter Break
Over the last summer I had the opportunity to work as a Research Assistant at the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Denver. This opportunity was offered to me by my professor Dr. Mark Siemens, he oversees the optics research lab and organized a diverse research group of undergraduate and graduate students. This position involved my assistance and support for … More Summer Internship: Miguel
Summer jobs and internships are a big part of the college experience, especially in the United States. I’ve had a few internships and jobs during my time at DU, and I am here to share a little bit of my experience with you. The University of Denver has a great career advising program, use them … More Summer Internship: Victoria
This is the second part of Jiusi’s post about his experience as a minority at DU. If you missed part 1, click here to be redirected. “I found kind people, one by one and day by day, on every corner of DU. I enjoyed my moments with them and treated it as gifts. I asked … More The Responsibility of a Minority – Part 2
This week’s post was written by our former Global Ambassador Jiusi, who we all know by Jesse. We are so proud and grateful to Jesse for all his contributions to the DU community. He wrote a very insightful and honest post about the hardships and challenges he overcame during his experience at DU and all … More The Responsibility of a Minority – Part 1 ￼
One of our wonderful ambassadors, Kutlo, shared with us her Tuesday routine! Kutlo is majoring in International Business and Marketing, and minoring in Business Law and Ethics. She is such a busy student, and on top of that she is a RA (Resident Assistant). RA’s live in the dorms and are responsible for the safety … More Day in the Life: Kutlo
This is the second quarter of our fantastic Global Ambassador Program. Last quarter we had to part with a few seniors from our community since they graduated. We kept in contact, excited to see what amazing things they would accomplish. We know one of the most complex parts of graduating college is getting into the … More Keeping up with… Chris!