Emily Griffith Technical College
Denver, CO 80204
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Will Opportunity Knock for Developers at Ex-Emily Griffith Opportunity School?
7 months ago by Patricia Calhoun
A century ago, there were no free schools for would-be students over the age of eighteen. Emily Griffith changed that. The longtime Denver Public Schools teacher and two-time deputy state superintendent of schools had a dream o...
Emily Griffith school up for sale, but name lives on at Emily Griffith Campus
2 years ago by Patricia Calhoun
The Emily Griffith Opportunity School could soon be history -- literally, since the circa 1926 school building at 1250 Welton Street has been recommended for landmark status. But the name of this pioneering educator will live on. Th...
Opportunity still knocks at Emily Griffith Technical College
3 years ago by Susan Froyd
Emily Griffith Technical College -- formerly Emily Griffith Opportunity School -- might have dropped the rose-colored nomenclature, but not the tradition behind it. The legendary working-man's academy, in business since 1916, still ...
Refugees in Focus Film Festival to screen six documentaries starting tonight
4 years ago by Melanie Asmar
The only heavy-metal band in Iraq. A charter school in the most diverse square mile in America. A letter written by a Maine mayor asking Somalis to keep out. Those are the subjects of three of the six documentaries to be screened at...