Denver, University of

Location: Denver, CO
Founded: 1899
Primary Athletic Conference: Summit League - The
Nickname: Pioneers
Colors: Crimson, Gold
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Institution Website: www.du.edu/
Famous Alumni: Condoleezza Rice (Politician) Sinbad (Comedian) Michelle Kwan (Figure Skater) Phil Heath (Body Builder)
Fun Fact: Denver was founded by Dr. John Evans, who wanted to bring education to the citizens of the territory and did so by creating Colorado Seminary. While the school had close ties to the Methodist Church, students of all denominations were welcome. After