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Anderson Mason Dale Architects

Anderson Mason Dale Architects is a 50-person architectural firm located in Denver, Colorado. For over 40 years, Anderson Mason Dale has provided a full range of services including the planning, programming, and design of buildings for colleges, universities,...

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Andrea Temple Matray

The Andrea Temple Matray Memorial Scholarship was established after Andrea Matray passed away in October 2017. Ms. Matray was an alumna of the School of Education and Human Development at the University of Colorado Denver and the scholarship in her memory supports...

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Andrea Wagner

Andrea Wagner retired from the University of Colorado Denver in 2018 after nearly eight years in the Office of Advancement. Andrea led Advancement’s development and alumni relations efforts from 2015 through 2018 as Vice Chancellor for Advancement. During her tenure,...

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Andrew and Nancy Sokal

Andrew Sokal, an engineering graduate of Purdue University, had an extensive career in engineering and management positions for major corporations and also owned a small business. With his wife Nancy, also a graduate of Purdue, he lived in Colorado and was active in...

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Anton Collins Mitchell, LLP

Anton Collins Mitchell LLP (ACM) was organized in 2002 by three former partners of BDO USA, LLP. Greg Anton, Jim Collins (retired December 2007), and Gary Mitchell shared a common vision to provide their clients with exceptional local expertise and their employees...

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Asian Chamber of Commerce

The Asian Chamber of Commerce (ACC) is a membership organization based in Denver. Its mission is to provide economic development and business opportunities for its members. Members include large corporations such as MillerCoors, Xcel Energy, Wells Fargo Bank and...

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Becky and Tom Arnberg

Tom Arnberg earned his bachelor’s degree in 1945 and his master’s degree in mechanical engineering in 1947. Almost immediately following, Tom began teaching at CU Boulder, earning tenure in 1958 and transferring to CU Denver in 1977. Tom retired from CU in 1991, but...

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Bernie Hoczur

Bernie Hoczur graduated from the University of Colorado Denver in 1976 with a degree in Electrical Engineering. He fondly recalls his active involvement with student organizations including Eta Kappa Nu, Tau Beta Pi, and the Association of Engineering Students. Upon...

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Blair Chapin

Blair Scott Chapin was a beloved son, brother, friend, veteran and a proud CU Denver alumnus. After serving in the U.S. Air Force where he achieved the rank of staff sergeant, Blair went on to attend CU Denver under the GI Bill and graduated in 2010 with a double...

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Carolyn Lee Henderson

The Carolyn Lee Henderson Scholarship was established by Ms. Henderson in 1994. At that time, Carolyn Lee Henderson was the President of Hamil Capital Management, Inc. Ms. Henderson began her investment career in 1981 at the United Bank of Denver. She graduated from...

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Consolidated Electrical Distributors

Consolidated Electrical Distributors (CED) is one of the nation’s largest electrical supply distribution networks, with over 600 locations across the United States. CED distributes just about every piece of equipment that keeps your lights on, your energy flowing and...

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Courtyard Denver Downtown by Marriott

Courtyard Denver Downtown is a Marriott hotel property, located near the CU Denver campus on the 16th Street Mall in downtown Denver, Colorado. The hotel is owned and operated by Sage Hospitality with Denver-based President and CEO Mr. Walter Isenberg at the helm....

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Curtis W. Fentress, FAIA, RIBA

Curtis W. (Curt) Fentress is the founder and principal-in-charge of design at Fentress Architects, an international design studio based in Denver, CO. Fentress was born in Greensboro, North Carolina. He discovered a passion for design in high school, and gravitated...

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Dana Beardslee Delaney

My parents, Michael Beardslee and Dorothy Jean May both went to East High School in Denver, but met at the University of Colorado at Boulder. They were very open-minded people, exemplified by the fact that even in tumultuous 1964 (when school desegregation became...

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Dana Crawford

Award-winning preservationist Dana Crawford initiated a concept of urban renewal that was one of the first of its kind in the United States. She pioneered the redevelopment of Denver’s historic Larimer Square in the mid-1960s, creating a festival shopping area from...

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David and Nancy Lacey

Dr. David Lacey earned his undergraduate degree from CU Denver’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and his doctor of medicine degree from the CU School of Medicine. He recently retired after a successful career with Amgen. Dr. and Mrs. Lacey established the David...

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David and Stephanie Tryba

David Tryba, FAIA, is the founding Principal of the architecture, urban design, and planning firm Tryba Architects. David’s passion for cities directs the firm’s work. He is involved in each of the firm’s projects and excels at leading talented designers towards...

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David Cismoski

Shirley Ann Cismoski graduated cum laude from Edgewood College of the Sacred Heart in Madison, Wisconsin and a master’s degree in 1972. She continued on to earn a PhD in educational administration from the University of Wisconsin. In 1975 she and her family moved...

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Debbie and Mark Kennedy

Mark and Debbie Kennedy established the Debbie and Mark Kennedy First Generation Endowed Scholarship Fund at CU Denver in honor of their parents, Alvina and Eugene Kennedy and Eleanor and Stanley Miller, whose encouragement and sacrifices allowed Mark and Debbie to...

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Denver Jazz Club

Established in 1954, and over 250 members strong, the Denver Jazz Club has been in operation for over 62 continuous years. The club is made up of professional jazz players, educators, and many fans with a wide variety of backgrounds and a shared common interest —...

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DH Glabe & Associates

Founded in 1985, DH Glabe & Associates is the nationwide leader in structural and construction engineering, offering an array of services with an emphasis in engineering support for contractors and building owners. This includes design and engineering of concrete...

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Dian Hovey

The Brian Hovey Memorial Scholarship was established in 2006 by Dian Hovey and family in memory of her son, Brian T. Hovey. Brian passed away in January 2005 as a result of injuries sustained during an automobile accident. At the time of his death, Brian had been...

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Donna and Charles Bogard

Donna J. Bogard earned her doctor of philosophy in music education from the University of Colorado. Dr. Bogard taught vocal music for many years in Denver and Littleton public schools, and at St. Anne Parochial School. Donna also taught at Wells Music Company,...

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Dr. Deborah Rose

Dr. Samuel Priest Rose was born July 16, 1955 and died September 19, 1994. Rose graduated from Yale College in 1977 and earned his PhD from the University of Denver in 1990. Dr. Rose taught at the University of Colorado Denver and was popular with students in his...

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Dr. Diane Hill

The David Hill Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of David R. Hill by his family and friends. David R. Hill was an associate professor of Urban and Regional Planning in the College of Architecture and Planning at the University of Colorado Denver. His...

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Dr. Hoffman and Dr. Binger

Dr. Elizabeth “Betsy” Hoffman began her term as twentieth president of the University of Colorado on September 1, 2000. She also holds the tenured faculty position of professor in the department of Economics in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of...

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Dr. Wayne C. Nuzum

Dr. Wayne C. Nuzum was a native of Boulder, CO and his career with the University of Colorado spanned nearly four decades, including terms as a professor, Dean of the School of Environmental Design in Boulder, and as Chancellor of both the Denver and Colorado Springs...

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Eugene D. Sternberg

Eugene D. Sternberg practiced architecture in Colorado for more than 30 years. His completed projects number in the hundreds and include the multi-million dollar Denver General Hospital, the design for which was awarded first place in an AIA-sponsored...

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Fernie Baca Hayes

Fernie Baca Hayes was the Associate Vice Chancellor for Research/Creative Activities at the University of Colorado Denver. She has been recognized for her work encouraging Hispanic youth to stay in school and attend college with more than 20 awards throughout her...

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Friends and Family of Joel R. Wayne

Joel Roger Wayne was born in 1958 in Michigan. He received his undergraduate degree from Ball State University in Indiana and a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Colorado Boulder in 1986. Joel worked in the banking industry in Colorado and...