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Speeches & Presentations

President Janine Davidson, Ph.D.

Davidson is the ninth president of MSU Denver. She is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and served as the undersecretary of the Navy prior to joining the University in July 2017. Her top priority is ensuring that students receive the support they need to graduate, get good jobs and move up the economic ladder.

Shared Governance

As partners in the University's fulfillment of its mission, we encourage and value faculty, staff and student participation through shared governance.

Davidson addresses Joint Budget Committee

Jan. 8, 2018

In her remarks, she discusses the inequitable funding formula that has led to MSU Denver being ...
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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.
Dr. Davidson speaking with host on stage.

President welcomes community questions in Town Hall event

Sept. 14, 2017

Further articulating her vision for Roadrunner success, Davidson dished on mission and committed to a ...
President Davidson presents at the podium

President’s 2017 Welcome Home Address

Sept. 13, 2017

President calls on University to hold line on American dream
Administrators discussing DACA's impact on MSU Denver Students

DACA Resource Panel

Sept. 11, 2017

A resource panel conversation on how the recent DACA decision will impact our students.
Dr. Davidson speaking with Vicente Fox on stage.

MSU Denver Open Forum - Vicente Fox, former president of Mexico

Aug. 30, 2017

The former president of Mexico shared his insights on global business and trade relations...
The Denver skyline from campus.

President’s message on Charlottesville

Aug. 14, 2017

Hate has no place at Metropolitan State University of Denver.
Dr. Davidson named next president

Janine Davidson named next president of MSU Denver

Feb. 14, 2017

Davidson will succeed outgoing president Stephen M. Jordan in July 2017.
Janine Davidson named as finalist for MSU Denver president

Janine Davidson named as finalist for MSU Denver president

Feb. 01, 2017

Board announces selection of the former undersecretary of the United States Navy.