Denver, C.O.

Fourth Annual NALSAP Conference

June 17-19, 2020 in Denver, C.O.


The Fourth Annual National Association of Law Student Affairs Professionals Conference will be held at University of Denver Sturm College of Law in Denver, C.O., from June 17-19, 2020.

 

 

Transportation

Denver is accessible via plane, train, bus and car. For those planning to fly, two airports serve the area: Denver Innational Airport (DEN), 40 miles from University of Denver; or Colorado Springs Airport (COS), 75 miles from University of Denver. 

Light Rail:

Denver offers a rail line between Denver International Airport and downtown's Union Station (Light Rail A Line).

For information, fares, maps, etc.: https://www.rtd-denver.com/fastracks/a-line

Here is the whole city light rail map: https://www.rtd-denver.com/sites/default/files/image/2019-05/rail-fare-map.jpg

From Union Station (downtown), the E line runs to the University Station at the University of Denver.  Other trains are available to get to different parts of the city.  

Uber/Lyft:

The best address to give your driver for a drop off at the law school is: 2040 South York Street (that’s the address to the elementary school right out the law school’s back door).  The entrance to the law building is opposite the elementary school, across the cul-de-sac - on the west side of South York Street (the west is towards the mountains).

Getting around campus: 

https://www.du.edu/site-utilities/maps

 

Explore the City

City Guides:

  1. https://www.thrillist.com/travel/nation/visit-denver-things-to-know

  2. https://travellemming.com/denver-colorado-travel-guide/

  3. https://theeverygirl.com/denver-weekend-travel-guide/

  4. https://www.sunset.com/travel/rockies/denver

  5. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/15/travel/what-to-do-in-denver.html

 

Activities:

  1. Hiking

    1. Hikes near Denver Law’s campus: https://www.du.edu/news/du-field-notes-best-hikes-near-campus

  2. River rafting: https://www.coloradorafting.net/destinations/denver-rafting/#filter/67

  3. Beer Tours: https://denvermicrobrewerytours.com/

  4. Denver Botanic Gardens: https://www.botanicgardens.org/

  5. Denver Zoo: https://www.denverzoo.org/

  6. Denver Art Museum: https://denverartmuseum.org/

  7. Denver’s Amusement Park - Elitch Gardens: https://www.elitchgardens.com/

  8. Kirkland Museum of Fine and Decorative Art :https://www.kirklandmuseum.org/

  9. Theme Park: https://www.elitchgardens.com/

 

Local Events:

Rockies Game (baseball) - schedule (they are playing the Pirates from June 12-14): https://www.mlb.com/rockies/schedule/2020-06

 

Concerts at Red Rocks (Big Head Todd and the Monsters with Violent Femmes is playing on June 13) - concert calendar: https://www.redrocksonline.com/concerts-events/calendar#2020-6

Colorado Rapids (professional soccer): https://www.coloradorapids.com/

Denver Barbarians Rugby Football Club (Denver has had a pro ("super league") rugby club for more than 40 years. The Denver Barbarians (known as the Barbos) competes against 15 other club teams from all over the United States, the highest level of competitive rugby play in the country.) schedule: https://www.denverbarbariansrugby.com/schedule

 

Food:

Close to Campus

  • Mustard's Last Stand
  • Serene Indian Food
  • Pho Saigon (amazing pho!)
  • Ben & Jerry's
  • Ginza Sushi
  • Pete's University Cafe (Greek/Diner food)

 

Close to the Hotel areas

  • Bull & Bush Brewery
  • Garbanzo
  • Wahoo's Fish Tacos
  • Viale Pizza
  • Hacienda Colorado (amazing Mexican)
  • Five Guys
  • Mad Greens

 

Just good