The University of Colorado Board of Regents on Thursday voted 7-2 to maintain the university’s investment policies and not divest from energy companies. The measure approved by the Board also contained a provision commissioning a report on investment strategies reflecting “CU’s commitment to sustainability” and deliverable to the Board at its November 2015 meeting.
If you’ve ever gazed into the night sky and wondered at the magnitude of the universe, you have an opportunity for a closer look of the cosmos during Astronomy Day being held this Saturday at CU-Boulder. Since 2002, Fiske Planetarium and Sommers-Bausch Observatory, located on the campus, have opened their doors to the public for a free Astronomy Day celebration.
CU-Boulder Career Services is bringing more than 140 organizations to campus to meet students and alumni for two specialized days during the "Just in Time Fair," April 15-16, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the UMC.
Join CU Engage on April 23, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in UMC 415-417 for Conversations on Ethical and Equitable Community Engagement. Beth Osnes, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Theatre and Dance who has extensive experience collaborating with community groups, will share the story of her path in coming to understand best practices for ethical and equitable community engagement.
RTD recently released its proposed system-wide fare changes and its proposed service plan for its FasTracks Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system planned to open on U.S. Highway 36 in January 2016. CU-Boulder RTD riders have the opportunity to provide input on the proposed fare changes Monday April 6 at 6 p.m. in the Boulder City Council Chambers, which is located at 1777 Broadway. Comment can also be submitted by email. Comment deadline is April 8.There is one remaining public meeting on the service plan you can attend, or you may submit written comments by e-mail. Deadline for all comment on the service plan is May 1.
On April 20, the campus will remain open to students, faculty, staff and visitors, as it would normally be. After three years of closing the campus to non-affiliates, the public understands that we are serious about eliminating the type of previous 4/20 gatherings that have disrupted the academic mission of the university.
Attention students: The spring 2015 University of Colorado Student Government elections will take place next week, April 6-9. Log on to MyCUinfo to cast your votes for CUSG Tri-Execuives, Representatives-at-Large, ASSG Co-Senators, ASSG Representatives and UCEC candidates.
More than 350 students, faculty and staff joined the 2015 Spring Town Hall on the CU-Boulder campus today. Whether attending in-person or watching via streamed video, the audience heard directly from the campus’ top leadership, including Chancellor Philip P. DiStefano, Senior Vice Chancellor and CFO Kelly Fox and Provost Russell Moore.
Moderators were CUSG executive Juedon Kebede and CU-Boulder Professor and Director of the Environmental Studies Program Sharon Collinge, who led the panel in a discussion on topics ranging from the campus culture and climate, to student success and future funding of the institution.