ILIFF YOUR WAY
Remain in your home community while you study your topics of interest in depth using our interactive online platform on your schedule.
Our traditional residential programs allow you to study in Denver on our historic campus in small classes.
Our Journey program is a comprehensive graduate degree that combines the flexibility to stay rooted in your home community and the richness of on-campus learning opportunities.
George E. “Tink” Tinker, Ph.D. (Wazhazhe, Osage Nation)
“My job as a professor was always to stir the mud up from the bottom of the pond, to encourage students to sort out the world in a different way.”
Professor Emeritus Tink Tinker, a citizen of the Osage (wazhazhe) Nation, is a teacher, scholar, and justice activist. Throughout his teaching career, he inspired students to join in justice protest movements and be a force for social change. Beyond the classroom, Professor Tinker participated in planning and implementing protest actions, fighting for American Indian justice, and challenging euro Christian students and communities to recognize their own history of violence on the continent.