Good morning. We know that many of you are feeling a range of emotions following the election. CU Denver takes great pride in being a diverse, inclusive community that values all different perspectives, a place where competing ideas are heard and discussed respectfully. This is what we stand for regardless of external events.
We are writing to encourage compassion and respect for all our university community members even while we may disagree. If you decide to have conversations or express your opinions related to the recent election results in an academic setting, please be mindful of those around you and take into consideration how your words and actions might impact others.
As a reminder, our campus offers many forms of assistance and support. Take a moment to review the following resources:
We value each of you and your unique perspective, and we are grateful to be a part of a diverse university community that is known for supporting others during times of transition. We believe we can all help each other continue to be successful by working and listening together. Thank you for the important role you play in the work of the university — helping to create a better future for all.