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Tuesday, October 10 • 9:00am - 10:00am
President's Breakfast with Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock

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Welcome remarks provided by CUMU President Tom George. The Ernest A. Lynton Award for the Scholarship of Engagement for Early Career Faculty presented. Denver Mayor Michael Hancock introduced by CUMU President Emeritus Richard Guarasaci. 

The role of higher ed in a great urban city

The city of Denver is flourishing amid economic growth and an influx of millennials who contribute to the vitality of the city. U.S. News & World Report has named Denver the best place to live in America. It’s also been named the third most popular destination for millennials and the best place for business and careers. What is the role of urban universities in the success of Denver or any major city? 



Tom George

Chancellor, University of Missouri-St Louis

Richard Guarasci

President, Wagner College
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Michael B. Hancock

Mayor of Denver
MICHAEL B. HANCOCK is Denver's 45th mayor. During his time in office, Mayor Hancock and his administration have eliminated the city’s budget deficit, fostered a diverse economy and restored much needed services that were lost during the recession. With a drive toward increasing... Read More →

Mathew Johnson

Director, Associate Dean, Swearer Center for Public Service, Brown University

Elaine Ward

Visiting Scholar and Lynton Award Coordinator, Merrimack College

Tuesday October 10, 2017 9:00am - 10:00am MDT
Colorado Ballrooms