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University of Colorado Denver College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Colorado History Day

Back to School Luncheon

Presenting Sponsor: Guaranty Bank

Join students and special guests Senator Michael Bennet, CU Denver Chancellor Don Elliman, and Denver Public School Superintendent Tom Boasberg

When: August 29th 11:30-1:00

Where: Academic Building 1, CU Denver's newest Building on the corner of Speer & Larimer, (1201 Larimer St.), 2nd floor Room 2600.

Parking: Limited parking available on the Redwood Lot adjacent to Academic Building 1 (enter off of Auraria Parkway and turn at the Spring Field Suites). Additional parking available in the Tivoli Parking Garage (9th and Auraria Parkway). Surface lots available on Speer Blvd.  

Schedule (Subject to Change)

11:30 Reception/ Meet History Day students and view their exhibits 
12:00 Welcome & Recognition of Student Ambassadors
What is National History Day? 
12:10 Don Elliman, CU Denver Chancellor: Welcoming remarks   
12:15 The Honorable Michael Bennet, Senator: Remarks & Introduction to the           Performance  
12:20 Student Performance: “We the Peoples: A Lasting Resolve for Human Rights”  
12:30  Tom Boasberg, Denver Public Schools Superintendent: Remarks & Introduction to   the Documentary                                                                         
12:35  Student Documentary: “Amache Internment Camp: Japanese-Americans’ Rights     Stolen by Fear”       
12:45 ​Invitation to Support National History Day in Colorado (Michael Hobbs, Board Chairman)       
12:55  Thank You and Adjourn 

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