Category Archives: Diversity and Inclusion

New Student College of Arts & Media Reception and CU Denver New Student Convocation

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Grecia Portillo, CU Denver Student Body President and a very impressive young woman!
Dr. Raul Cardenas, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
Incoming first-year College of Arts & Media students
The student band from the College of Arts & Media, “Squerv” provided the entertainment for the CAM New Student Reception.
First-year College of Arts & Media students leading the cadre of artists and creatives into the New Student Convocation.
Dr. Kim Hunter Reed, Executive Director of the Colorado Department of Higher Education addressed the crowd at the CU Denver New Student Convocation.

June 2017 trip to Cuba for AMPM Music Production Conference by CU Denver faculty and a student from the Department of Music & Entertainment Industry Studies

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Intrepid and talented Music & Entertainment Industry Studies student Isabella Sandoval (B.S., ’17) in Havana

Creativity Index–How does your city/nation rank?

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2015 Creativity Index

This study is a broad-based measure for advanced economic growth and sustainable prosperity based on the 3Ts of economic development — talent, technology, and tolerance. Those are three qualities that advance the careers of artists, creators, and designers–when enhancing the quality of life in their communities, regions and nations.

One-minute video from a day at APME 2017–at CU Denver!!!

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” One-minute video from a day at APME 2017

CU Denver Art History Symposium. Great presentations by College of Arts & Media student scholars.

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All of the presentations were terrific examples of the intellectual work going on in the CU Denver College of Arts & Media. My own training being in music, Elena Jones’s presentation caught my attention and stirred my imagination. “Supermodel (You Better GesamtkunstWERK!): RuPaul’s Drag Race Seen Through Richard Wagner’s ‘Total Work of Art.'”

X Alfonso and new Denver friends at Red Rocks

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Sandra Lopes, X Alfonso, Maria Garcia Berry, and Leanna Clark
X Alfonso and Laurence Kaptain

Laurence Kaptain, Sandra Lopes, Maria Garcia Berry, X Alfonso, Leanna Clark, Matt Aho and Martha Luna

Cuban musician/artist X Alfonso visits Comcast Center for Media and Technology at CU Denver

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What a pleasure to have X Alfonso and Sandra Lopes visit CAM, along with Erin Trapp and Maria Valenzuela from the Biennial of the Americas.

X Alfonso, Sandra Lopes, Erin Trapp, Maria Valenzuela, Laurence Kaptain

Comcast Center for Media and Technology at CU Denver

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Opening Celebration on March 2, 2017 at the new Comcast Center for Media and Technology at CU Denver, housed in the Tivoli Student Union.

Dr. Linda Overholser (CU Denver Anschutz Medical Campus) member of the College of Arts & Media Dean’s Advisory Council with Chancellor Horrell

The Mobile Device Ensemble directed by Prof. Todd Reid

The Deans of the College of Arts & Media and College of Engineering and Applied Science
Leaders and staff members from Comcast celebrating the Comcast Center for Media and Technology

Nimble arts organizations respond to travel bans

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Just two examples of responses to the executive orders that limited travel.

Seattle Symphony

http://www.seattlesymphony.org/beyond-borders/program ANJALI JOSHI, SANTOOR

MoMA is displaying art from the seven countries affected by Trump’s travel ban

Charles Hossein Zenderoudi, Charles Hossein Zenderoudi (Iranian, born 1937) K+L+32+H+4. Mon père et moi (My Father and I), 1962
The Museum of Modern Art, NY