DU is committed to its mission as a private university dedicated to the public good. Through our Inspiring Alumni webinar series, we are excited to share the stories of some of our alumni who contribute to the common good. We hope these stories will inspire you to make your world better in big and small ways.
Recordings of Prior Inspiring Alumni Webinars
Inspiring Indigenous Alumni, 2020
Hear from four panelists regarding their career journeys and how their approach as indigenous social workers, scholars and advocates in indigenous communities have developed. Panelists include: Co Carew (BA, MSW, PhD), Chenoa Crowshoe-Patterson (BA, MSW ’14), Mahalia Newmark (BA, MPA ’16), Lance Tsosie (BA ’12), and Stevie Lee (BA, MA ’11, PhD In Progress).
Crystal Murillo, “Making a Different to and through Politics”, 2020
In 2016, at the age of 23, Murillo became the first Latina and youngest councilmember in Aurora history. In two years, she has learned many lessons that can inform other young alumni beginning their career journeys, in or outside of government.
Dawn Graham, “Propelling Your Career Switch: Key Lessons and Strategies for Managing Your Career in the New Market”, 2020
Dr. Dawn Graham will share her experience as a career switcher, plus the emerging trends in the US job market, what you need to do to effectively manage your job search, the role psychology plays in hiring, and how to get in front of decision-makers to land your career switch.