John Bryd found his love of sustainability and the planet
through his time outdoors before he started his academic career. He spent time
backpacking, climbing, mountaineering, and rafting. “Most people who spend a
lot of time in the wilderness become concerned about protection and preservation,”
Twelve years ago, Bryd taught the first course in what would become our Managing for Sustainability Program. Read more
For Stanley Unruh, choosing the CU Denver Business School was a “no brainer.” In making his decision, he considered the value of the degree and CU Denver’s location in downtown Denver. He also knew he wanted to step away from what everyone else was doing in his small hometown. Stanley took advantage of WUE, the Western Exchange Program, and most of his credits from community college transferred here. Read more
Hackenberger is a rising star in the petroleum industry. Actually, if we’re
going to use a metaphor from astronomy, it might be more accurate to call her
After completing her bachelor’s degree in 2013, Carrie
worked in sales operations for an industrial automation firm for about three
years before switching industries and joining the Colorado Petroleum Council
(part of the American Petroleum Institute
[API]). Read more
Tim in his office.
Tell us about your current position and what it
I’m an Associate Director in
the Events and Logistics division serving the entire United States Olympic &
Paralympic Committee (USOPC). My team and I cover the logistics for events from
everyday meetings to the actual Olympic, Paralympic, Youth Olympic, Pan
American and Parapan American Games. Read more
This fall semester, two undergraduate and two graduate students were awarded the coveted Business School Outstanding Student award. These students were nominated by professors at the CU Denver Business School for demonstrating excellent drive, academic performance, and their commitment to success. Each student’s unique journey is a testament to their resilience, hard work, and triumph.
MS in Information Systems
When Pragadeesh Ravindran started his schooling, his dreams
did not extend beyond getting a good job and taking care of his family. Read more
Shouldn’t I know what I want to be when I grow up by now?
Not really. But the first step is to stop waiting for your passion to arrive.
Ask anyone to help you figure out what you should do with your life and there’s a good chance they’ll ask, “Well, what’s your passion?” Turns out, most people (8/10) answer the passion question with either “I don’t know” or “Which one should I start with?”
the problem is the question. Read more
Here at CU Denver, we value expanding horizons. We
encourage each and every one of our CU Denver Business School students to study
abroad before their time studying with us is over. In an increasingly connected
and global society, business expands far beyond US borders. Not only is
studying abroad a learning experience, but it is something that will stick with
you for a lifetime.