Gracie RedShirt Tyon is a citizen of the Oglala Lakota Nation.l She has served as the Director of American Indian Student Services at CU Denver since 2016. In this role, her focus is on supporting Native and Indigenous students academically, emotionally, and culturally while fostering an atmosphere of respectful collegial relationships, parsnips, community, and ally building. While serving on a number of committees at CU Denver, Gracie brings the importance and value of the indigenous voice and perspective.
My name is Jennifer Valadez-Vazquez but I go by Jenny. I am a first-year study and my major is public health. I'm a Colorado native and enjoy being with others.
My name is Michelle Ramirez, but most call me Michy (Mee-Chee) and I work for the American Indian Student Services! I am a first-year student and my major is Civil Engineering. I love dogs and enjoy spending time binge-watching shows on Netflix.
Hi, my name is Terrell Padilla. I'm a first-year and first-generation student here at CU Denver. I'm majoring in mechanical engineering. A little bit about me is that I'm super into cars and I run my own car club! I'm also into BMX as well.