Reflections: Goodbye 2016 – Hello 2017

Reflections: Goodbye 2016 – Hello 2017

Reflections: Goodbye 2016 – Hello 2017

January 2016 The Denver Urban Spectrum kicked off the year celebrating the birthday and legacy of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. whose “dream” is intertwined in the framework of America. In his honor, we recognized three African-American men who are living their dream. DUS contributor Charles Emmons...

Charles Smith Inducted into Colorado Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame

Charles Smith Inducted into Colorado Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame

Charles Smith Inducted into Colorado Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame

As we enter the winter season, skiers anxiously await the opening of their favorite ski resort. And at 72, Charles Smith still skis and loves teaching others to ski. As one of the pioneering members of Denver’s Slippers-N-Sliders Ski Club and the Ski for Kids Program, which has introduced more...

A Runway Fit for Two   Queens

A Runway Fit for Two Queens

A Runway Fit for Two Queens

Screen stage and recording star Queen Latifah was the special guest at the recent “Be Beautiful, Be Yourself” fashion show hosted by The Global Down Syndrome Foundation on November 12 at the Hyatt Regency Colorado Convention Center. The Global Down Syndrome Foundation is committed to raising money and awareness for...

Mile High Flight Program Marks 20 Years of Giving Flight to Dreams

Mile High Flight Program Marks 20 Years of Giving Flight to Dreams

Mile High Flight Program Marks 20 Years of Giving Flight to Dreams

Flying provides a sense of ultimate freedom. Obstacles and challenges present themselves, but you rise above them undeterred by gender, economic circumstances and other perceived barriers. In October, the Mile High Flight Program marked 20 years of encouraging young people to diligently pursue their dreams of doing whatever is necessary...