University of Denver (DU) http://www.kunc.org en One Program Behind Colorado’s High Refugee Employment Rate http://www.kunc.org/post/one-program-behind-colorado-s-high-refugee-employment-rate <p>For the 70,000 refugees who resettle in the United States every year, one of the most important transitions comes when launching a successful and productive career. Across the West, refugee employment entered rates range from a <a href="http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/orr/resource/fiscal-year-2013-refugee-employment-entered-rates">low of 23 percent in California to a high of 77 percent in Idaho and 72 percent in Colorado.</a></p><p>A unique partnership between the Fritz Knoebel School of Hospitality Management at the University of Denver and the <a href="http://www.acc-den.org/">African Community Center</a> is playing an increasingly important role toward that high success rate.</p><p> Tue, 13 May 2014 20:56:34 +0000 Grace Hood 56470 at http://www.kunc.org One Program Behind Colorado’s High Refugee Employment Rate Colorado Schools Make Peace Corps’ Top Colleges list http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-schools-make-peace-corps-top-colleges-list <p>University of Colorado-Boulder, the University of Denver, and Colorado State University <a href="http://www.peacecorps.gov/resources/media/press/2186/" target="_blank">rank among the top volunteer-producing schools</a> for the Peace Corps this year.</p><p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 22:36:53 +0000 Emily Boyer 39773 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Schools Make Peace Corps’ Top Colleges list International Enrollment Increases At CSU http://www.kunc.org/post/international-enrollment-increases-csu <p>The number of international students on <a href="http://www.colostate.edu/" target="_blank">Colorado State University</a>’s campus is up this academic year. International student enrollment has increased from 1,040 in 2010 to 1,226 this semester. Sun, 18 Nov 2012 19:22:41 +0000 Emily Boyer 36641 at http://www.kunc.org International Enrollment Increases At CSU PHOTOS: Scenes From The First Presidential Debate In Denver http://www.kunc.org/post/photos-scenes-first-presidential-debate-denver <p>It's now the day after the historic event in Denver. Traffic is back to normal, the spotlight of national attention has lessened, and people everywhere are now dissecting the debate.</p><p> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 15:01:10 +0000 Jim Hill 34620 at http://www.kunc.org PHOTOS: Scenes From The First Presidential Debate In Denver Road Closures For Wednesday's Presidential Debate In Denver http://www.kunc.org/post/road-closures-wednesdays-presidential-debate-denver <p>Interstate 25 will be closed in both directions from the Santa Fe Drive (US 85) interchange to the Hampden Avenue (US 285) interchange for the first 2012 presidential debate.</p><p> Sun, 30 Sep 2012 13:29:38 +0000 Emily Boyer 34411 at http://www.kunc.org Road Closures For Wednesday's Presidential Debate In Denver