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Here's what's happening at Regis University this month.


Women and Leadership Conference
8:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.
March 12
Claver Hall, Room 315
Registration begins Feb. 12

Join Regis University for the sixth-annual Women and Leadership Conference. This year’s conference will explore the distinctive and shared experiences of women in different sectors — health care, technology, nonprofit leadership and art — to give you a new perspective on your career trajectory and tips to succeed in any industry. Admission is $25 for the general public and $10 for Regis alumni, staff and students. Breakfast and lunch are included. Though the conference is in March, registration opens Feb. 12, and you won’t want to miss it. Learn more and register here.


Stories from War Time
Regis University’s Center for the Study of War Experience is hosting the 27th annual Stories from Wartime series via Zoom this year. The 2022 series will once again focus on the experiences of African Americans in the military and during wartime. Check out this webpage for more information and to register. Coming up in February:

The Experiences and Legacy of WWII's Tuskegee Airmen
6 p.m.
Feb. 17

The Experiences of African American Women in WWII with Historian Dr. Charissa Threat
7 p.m.
Feb. 24
See all upcoming events

 

Denver to Host Community Meetings on Redistricting
Make plans to attend a City of Denver meeting on redistricting. The goal of the process, which happens every 10 years with the release of census data, is to create 11 districts with relatively equal population. North Denver’s District One has about 2,300 more people than the goal. Read more.


Healthy Snacks and Weekly Food Boxes at Smiley Branch Library
Check out the Healthy Food for Denver Kids initiative, and visit the Smiley Branch Library, 46th Ave. and Tennyson St., to grab some healthy eats. The library always has free healthy snacks available for kids and teens, while food boxes that are filled with quality produce and shelf-stable items like bread and pasta are available for families every Wednesday afternoon while supplies last.


Free Live Music
Regis Jazz Ensemble
7 – 8:30 p.m.
Feb. 9
Walker’s Pub (inside the Student Center, 50th and Lowell, entrance 3)
Grab a beer and a pizza at Walker’s Pub, and enjoy a casual concert featuring the Regis Jazz Ensemble. The event is open to the public.


Faculty Recital
7:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Feb. 16
Claver Recital Hall
The Regis University Department of Fine and Performing Arts Music Program will present a faculty recital featuring the rich talent of their faculty and a highly diverse program of music. The event is open to the public.

*Per current requirements at Regis University, masks are required at all indoor events regardless of vaccination status. 

 

Regis in the News

Poets, Pirates and Sea Shanties: Oh my!
Regis Associate Professor Alyse Knorr has gained a loyal following on her queer and women’s history podcast SweetBitter. For two seasons, the show has investigated literary works and historical characters like pirates to discuss how marginalized identities can be erased from history. To promote its second season, Knorr created a TikTok video about queer pirates that has generated more than 1.9 million views. Read more about the viral sensation here. 


Regis Offers Virtual Courses That Integrate Prisoners, Students
Starting this month, Regis University will offer prisoners in four Colorado correctional facilities the opportunity to earn college credit in video-linked remote classrooms alongside on-campus students. The Regis University Virtual Inside/Out Program will allow prisoners to earn 18 credits toward a bachelor of arts degree in one year. 
 

Did You Know?

In-person Classes Return
With omicron cases and hospitalizations on the steady decline, Regis University resumed in-person learning on Jan. 31. This return to the classroom is also possible due to the high percentage of vaccinations and boosters among the campus community. The indoor mask requirement in Denver and surrounding counties remains in place through Feb. 3 and Regis will continue to follow public health guidance.


Parking Fines Going Up 
Starting Feb. 1, illegal parking fines in Denver will go up $10 for most violations. Fines for parking in or blocking a bike lane, sidewalk or cross walk will rise from $25 to $65. The fine for parking illegally in an accessible parking space will more than double to $350. View more information.
 

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