DU Grand Challenges Forums highlight topics related to the interconnected issues of Improving Daily Living, Increasing Economic Opportunity and Advancing Deliberation and Action for the Public Good. Campus and community experts share bold and provocative ‘lightning’ talks that spark discussion among attendees on how the topic impacts our communities, providing fuel and inspiration for bold actions that help our communities thrive.


January Forum: Centering Antiracism in Community-University Partnerships

Wednesday, January 20th, 4pm MST

Register here

Students at forum

Upcoming Forums

Community-Engaged Scholarship to End Gender Violence

  • April 14th, 4pm

The Role of Dialogue in Movement-Building

  • May 24th, 4pm

Did you miss our Forum, Beyond Elections: Deliberation & Action for the Public Good? Watch it here.

Past Forums