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Nanda Receives Community Service Award

University of Denver Sturm College of Law Professor Ved Nanda has received a prestigious community service award from Denver Mayor Michael Hancock.

The Monte Pascoe Civic Leadership Award is presented annually by Denver’s mayor to an individual who has demonstrated extraordinary service to community improvement and international understanding. The award is named for Monte Pascoe, a local attorney who led the fight for desegregation of the Denver Public Schools.

He has taught at DU since 1965 and in 2006 was honored with a $1 million donation to found the Ved Nanda Center for International and Comparative Law.