Joy Reid  Honored with Distinguished Professorship  Denver Native Celebrated as Recipient of Rachel B. Noel Award

Joy Reid Honored with Distinguished Professorship Denver Native Celebrated as Recipient of Rachel B. Noel Award

Joy Reid Honored with Distinguished Professorship Denver Native Celebrated as Recipient of Rachel B. Noel Award

Rachel B. Noel was a champion for change, and this year, a distinguished honor named for her legacy will be bestowed upon the well-recognized cable television host, MSNBC correspondent and Denver native, Joy-Ann Reid. Elected to the Denver School Board in 1965, Noel was the first Black American to be...

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Brings A New Meaning To “Soundtrack of My Life”

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Brings A New Meaning To “Soundtrack of My Life”

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Brings A New Meaning To “Soundtrack of My Life”

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Brings A New Meaning To “Soundtrack of My Life” In an era when the lyrics to “Bad Girls” might offend, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical offers a little bit of everything. By Lauren Turner Celebrating the life of a disco diva can often feel like...

Brownlee Automotive: Teamwork Above All Else

Brownlee Automotive: Teamwork Above All Else

Brownlee Automotive: Teamwork Above All Else

It has been four years since the Denver Urban Spectrum has had the opportunity to profile Anthony Brownlee, and he has made some mighty strides since then!   As we celebrate Black History Month 2020 we wanted to take some time out to catch up with the California-native, automotive entrepreneur,...

Denver Urban Spectrum's 2020 African Americans Who Make A Difference

Denver Urban Spectrum's 2020 African Americans Who Make A Difference

Denver Urban Spectrum's 2020 African Americans Who Make A Difference

Editor’s note: Each year during Black History Month,  Denver Urban Spectrum honors African Americans who are making a difference in the lives of others. Based on recognition, number of times nominated, impact on and service to the commumity, we have selected 15 recipients (from 50+ nominations) as the 2020 African...