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CLAS Alumni Profiles from Pinnacle Magazine

Alum dedicates life to his native people

For much of American history, traditional education was often used as a tool to westernize tribal nation communities. Gallegos believes those efforts failed, and today he says that tribes face multiple challenges, including declining graduation rates, poor living conditions and inadequate ... Read More »

Noah McDermott Writes Tales of the Human Condition

In his own words, Noah describes his experiences here:

What was your major and why was it of interest to you?
I studied Creative Writing with an emphasis in Fiction. I initially went to CU Denver to study Film, Theatre, and Television, and it was during those ... Read More »

Alums Help Make History Come Alive for Colorado Students through History Day

As State Coordinator and Assistant State Coordinator, respectively, of National History Day in Colorado (NHDC), Black and Pendleton dedicate themselves to making ... Read More »

Alum Finds Liberal Arts the Perfect Gateway to Law School

Gutherz started her education in Tampa, Florida, at Hillsborough Community College, near where she grew up. She was working toward an associate’s degree in Mass Communication while employed full-time, working two jobs to pay for her classes. This left her with study-time enough to take ... Read More »

Alum Sees His Economics Degree as a Solid Investment

Wouters became a high school sports sensation in California, even receiving a football scholarship, but never acted on it. Instead, he became a father to a baby boy in 1999. Wouters remarks that before he really had a life of his own he had created one, and he took the responsibility of caring ... Read More »

Alumni Profile

Cathy Phelps, MA

Alumna Cathy Phelps, MA, is the executive director of the Denver Center for Crime Victims.

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