Denita Gadson

Student Diversity Programs Coordinator


PhD in Mass Communications, The University of Iowa; Master of Science, Iowa State University; Bachelor of Arts, Alcorn State University


Denita provides academic guidance to undergraduate students in the Office for Professional Distinction within UNIBusiness. She monitors students' academic progress, as well as coordinates, plans, implements, and administers recruitment and retention efforts related to student diversity. Denita is a business owner, writer, and has taught in higher education and worked in the non-profit sector.

Denita works with students with last names F-K.

Professional Accomplishments

Iowa SBA 2018 Minority Business Champion and Panther First award winner.

Latest News & Views

united states, china and the stock market
Upcoming event: What if business stopped pandering to China?

Monday, December 9, 2019
7:00 PM
Curris Business Building #109 John Deere Auditorium

China has become increasingly assertive in forcing companies wishing to do business in China to conform to Chinese governmental demands. What if U.S. companies stopped pandering to China?

1 week 4 days ago