|(above) LetsGoDU objected to Metro State's proposed name change earlier this year|
From: Denver Post
by Karen Auge
Whatever they decide to call Metropolitan State College of Denver in the future, we now know one thing: it won't be "Denver State University."
"We have been given a very clear message from the legislature that we need to propose a different name," university President Stephen Jordan said in a statement this week.
Last spring, after a round of consulting with marketing specialists, and community leaders, and surveying students, Metro leaders chose Denver State as the school's new name (read entire article).