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Dr Davidson and MSU Denver leaders discuss leadership in challenging times.

Leadership Panel 2021

Feb. 18, 2021

Dr. Davidson and MSU Denver leaders discuss inclusive, transformative and servant leadership during extraordinary times.
A teacher nurturing a student in the classroom.

Colorado legislation looks to make standardized tests optional for college admissions

Jan. 21, 2021

Colorado lawmakers plan to introduce a bill that would make standardized tests optional in admissions at Colorado public colleges and universities like MSU Denver
Graphic of downtown Denver and dollar signs.

Open access, exponential ROI

Jan. 12, 2021

New data shows how investment in MSU Denver powers Colorado's long-term economic success and boosts the vibrancy of its diverse communities.
Portrait of MSU Denver President, Janine Davidson, Ph.D.

Tapping Flournoy as SecDef Would Be a Really Big Deal

Nov. 26, 2020

A natsec black belt and outstanding leader, the former policy undersecretary would also be uniquely positioned to implement some long-overdue personnel changes.
MSU Denver president, Janine Davidson, Ph.D., speaks at the Joint Budget Committee Jan. 14, 2020.

I helped with the last two transitions of power. It’s time for Trump to start the next one

Nov. 20, 2020

For the overall health of our democracy and the security of the nation, it is time to put country over party and move forward.
President Davidson in a videoconference with the Hart Center.

Hart Center Faculty Forum 2020

Nov. 18, 2020

President Davidson joins Hart Center leaders for the first official town hall.
Portrait of Janine Davidson, Ph.D.

President Davidson joins board of Colorado Concern

Nov. 11, 2020

The organization is devoted to investing in and promoting a pro-business environment through the political process.
Video conference call with Janine Davidson and H.R. McMaster.

President's Speaker Series: H.R. McMaster

Oct. 22, 2020

President Davidson chats with retired Army Lt. General H.R. McMaster about his service, leadership experience and his new book.
Senator Michael Bennet and MSU Denver President Janine Davidson, Ph.D.

It's more important than ever to encourage students to vote

Oct. 12, 2020

President Davidson pens an op-ed alongside U.S. Senator Michael Bennet to encourage young people to continue Colorado's high voter turnout.
A mostly empty Auraria Campus in front of the JSSB.

Decision Making in the Face of Radical Uncertainty

Sept. 17, 2020

As the breadth, scale and long-term impacts of the global pandemic continue to emerge, the stakes are rising. Decision making is paramount.
A mostly empty Auraria Campus in front of the JSSB.

The digital divide will exacerbate education inequality

Aug. 13, 2020

When Colorado schools had to pivot to online education because of the COVID-19 pandemic, students did their best to adjust.
COBRT videoconference.

Reimagining Higher Education in a Post-Pandemic Colorado

Aug. 5, 2020

President Davidson joins a candid conversation with leaders from Colorado's largest universities about the challenges they'll face in 2020.

Hart Center Forum

July 30, 2020

President Davidson joins Gary Hart, Michael Bennet, Rebecca Love Kourlis and Federico Peña on a discussion on public service.
Janine Davidson delivers a message to spring 2020 graduates.

Thank You For Your Service

June 26, 2020

What is service? Is military service more valuable or more noble than other kinds of national and community service? President Davidson answers these questions and more.
President Davidson talks military leadership.

President Davidson joins former military leaders to denounce using military to deter protestors.

June 5, 2020

Our service members signed up to fight our nation’s enemies and secure – not infringe upon – the freedoms of their fellow Americans.
Portrait of MSU Denver president Janine Davidson, Ph.D.

President Davidson advocates for higher ed on Bell Policy podcast

May 26, 2020

Davidson gives historical context for disinvestment in higher education and notes that communal action is necessary in this time of crisis.
Portrait of Janine Davidson, Ph.D.

How To Survive And Thrive During A Time Of Crisis; 5 Lessons I Learned From My Military Experience

May 24, 2020

Reflecting on her military service, President Davidson lends her expertise on dealing with crisis and how to adapt and overcome in an interview with Authority Magazine.
Janine Davidson on a virtual call with Vice Admiral (ret.) Bruce H. Lindsey and Michael Morell.

Leadership in a Pandemic

April 15, 2020

The Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University and MSU Denver host “Leadership in a Pandemic,” a moderated online discussion including President Janine Davidson, Ph.D.; Vice Admiral (ret.) Bruce H. Lindsey, Ph.D.; and moderator Michael Morell.
MSU Denver president Janine Davidson, Ph.D. delivers a video message from her home

A message for students from President Davidson

March 24, 2020

MSU Denver president Janine Davidson, Ph.D., sends a message of support to all MSU Denver students
David Fine and Janine Davidson teaching in the Spring semester.

The Rundown: Connecting learners with leaders

Jan. 27, 2020

In this edition of the Rundown, President Davidson, along with university General Counsel David Fine, teach “Freedom of Speech,” a communications class exploring the philosophical and legal origins of freedom of speech in America.
President Janine Davidson, Ph.D., presents at TEDx.

TEDx talk: Is college worth it?

Sept. 24, 2019

President Janine Davidson, Ph.D., makes the case for higher education, demonstrates how state disinvestment erodes American dream.
Vicente Fox and Marta Sahagún speak with MSU Denver President, Janine Davidson, Ph.D.

A conversation with Vicente Fox and Mart Sahagún

June 14, 2019

Former Mexican President Vicente Fox and his wife, Marta Sahagún, visited MSU Denver on June 13, 2019 to discuss a new health care-related partnership with the...

New Colorado law extends state financial aid to Dreamers

May 13, 2019

Qualified undocumented students pay in-state tuition. Now they're eligible to receive state financial aid.
Msu Denver President, Janine Davidson, Ph.D., talks about Golda Meir's legacy with Norman Provizer, Ph.D.

The Rundown: The legacy and leadership of Golda Meir

March 27, 2019

President Davidson visits the one-time Denver home of former Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir. Dr. Davidson talks with the center's founder and director, Norman Provizer...

President Janine Davidson, Ph.D., reaffirms the University's support of the LGBTQ community

Oct. 25, 2018

Read her statement

Girl Scouts of Colorado salutes Davidson

Oct. 2, 2018

University president will be honored as a Woman of Distinction for her personal and professional contributions to the community.

DACA students shown support

May 1, 2018

Panel affirms that Dreamers are safe and secure at University, no matter what.
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To protect dreamers, congress must pass the Dream Act

Dec. 19, 2017

President Davidson and Mayor Hancock encourage legislators to act on behalf of DACA students.

Davidson to serve on national service commission

November 7, 2017 | Early Bird

President Janine Davidson was appointed to the National Commission on Military, National and Public ...
President Davidson

The Rundown: DACA update

Sept. 13, 2017

President Janine Davidson, Ph.D., reaffirms MSU Denver's commitment to supporting our DACA students.
President Davidson

The Rundown: We stand with our DACA students

Sept. 06, 2017

In these increasingly anxious times in our country, President Davidson - as well as MSU Denver leadership - stands by our DACA students and employees.
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