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Engaging Ideas Trailer

Overview of the Engaging Ideas Series

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Engaging Ideas - Dr. Andrew Goetz, Seeking Sustainable Urbanism (Quick Take)

This Engaging Idea explores the challenges of urban growth and the importance of thoughtful planning and policy development to the future of urban areas.

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Engaging Ideas - Melissa Akaka, Collaborating for Value (Quick Take)

This Engaging Idea explores how innovation and value are most effectively fostered through joint partnerships among firms, customers and other stakeholders.

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Engaging Ideas - Dr. Shannon Sliva, Restorative Justice (Quick Take)

This Engaging Idea explores a different approach to justice, one which addresses not only punishment, but healing.

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Engaging Ideas - Dr. Barry Hughes, Global Futures (Quick Take)

This Engaging Idea explores the question of human progress and the International Futures (IFs) model, a tool developed by Dr. Hughes which is used by countries around the world to help understand…

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Engaging Ideas - Lewis Griffith, Military Power? (Quick Take)

This Engaging Idea explores whether traditional views and classical thinking about the use of military power remain relevant in today's technologically advanced, interconnected global…

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Engaging Ideas - Justice Rebecca Love Kourlis, Judging the Judges (Quick Take)

This Engaging Idea explores the importance of an independent judiciary and looks at a plan that emphasizes nonpartisan, merit selection of judges and relevant performance evaluation processses.

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Engaging Ideas, Lynn Schofield Clark - The New News (Quick Take)

This Engaging Idea explores how young people define news, how they receive it and how they share it; fake news and the issue of accountability are also discussed.

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Engaging Ideas - Dr. Paul Sutton, Valuing Nature (Quick Take)

This Engaging Idea explores the concept of valuing nature— that is, putting an economic value on the services that nature provides.

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Engaging Ideas - Floyd Ciruli, Part II - Nationalism, Populism, Illiberal Democracies

PART II explores the growth of illiberal democracies around the world and the phenomenon of both populism and nationalism in the U.S. and abroad.

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Engaging Ideas- Floyd Ciruli, Democracy on the Defensive Part I

PART I of this Engaging Idea explores the pillars of democracy, the global decline in democratic values, the rise of populism and the eroding trust in the media and other institutions.

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Finding math quick take

This Engaging Idea explores how very young children relate to math and the importance of early math knowledge to later success in school.

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gardens-of-internment-quick-take

This Engaging Idea explores what Archaeologists have discovered about the Japanese American WWII-era internment camp known as Amache.

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Engaging Ideas - Susiheng (Sam) Zhao, China Trade Tariffs, Belt and Road: U S trade policy and China's global ambitions

In this Engaging Idea, Professor Suisheng (Sam) Zhao explores the potential conflict between China's global ambitions and U.S. trade policy.

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SIP DU Path Breaking Panel Report on Higher Education

University of Denver trustee, Trygve Myhren discusses the process used by the University's Strategic Issues Program to study thorny public policy issues. In particular, he notes the positive…

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DU Oral History - Jim Griesemer: Background, DU Financial Turn Around

In this September 10, 2019 interview with Craig Woody, DU's longtime vice chancellor for financial affairs, Dr. Jim Griesemer describes the foundations of the University's remarkable…

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