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7 CU-Boulder students among 20 national engineering leaders

Seven University of Colorado Boulder aerospace engineering students are among 20 top students who will be recognized Nov. 14 with a new national award honoring tomorrow’s engineering leaders sponsored by Penton’s Aviation Week in partnership with Raytheon.

How to help a friend: Managing stress

By Mifa Kim, senior, peer educator with Counseling and Psychological Services

November is an especially busy month for CU students - deadlines, assignments, exams and projects seem to occur at the same time. During this time, we all can get overwhelmed because of school, work and our social life. Try to remind your friend that in order to be the most productive person and student they can be, their first priority is to take care of themselves and manage their stress. Good healthy stress is important to have because it motivates us to get things done and gives us a burst of energy. Bad stress can reinforce itself to make us less productive or lessen the quality of our work.

Be Boulder.

Be engaged. Be active. Be imaginative. — Some of the ways we can describe being part of the University of Colorado Boulder community. During this year’s State of the Campus address, Chancellor DiStefano announced we would be moving ahead with a new campus communications platform. He now invites us all to Be Boulder.

Chancellor's Corner: Thank a Veteran on Veterans Day

As we look forward to Veterans Day on Monday, I encourage you to take a moment to consider the debt of gratitude we owe our veterans. Without their service and dedication to our nation, our freedom and liberties would not be as secure as they are today. The adage that “freedom isn’t free” is so true and it’s our veterans who have paid the highest price for that freedom.

Celebrate International Education Week Nov. 11-15

You're invited to join the University of Colorado Boulder's International Education Week Nov. 11-15, when a variety of cultural and informational events will be held, from films to lectures, interest meetings and more. 

CU-Boulder to honor veterans at Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11

The University of Colorado Boulder will honor the nation's veterans, including CU-Boulder's own faculty, staff and student veterans, with a Nov. 11 Veteran's Day ceremony at 11 a.m. in the University Memorial Center's Glenn Miller Ballroom.

MAVEN: Q&A with Alex DeWolfe

Learn more about the MAVEN mission from this conversation with Science Data Center manager Alex DeWolfe.

What you need to know about the CU-Boulder Diversity and Inclusion Summit Nov. 13-14

The 19th annual Diversity and Inclusion Summit will be held at CU-Boulder Nov. 13-14. Alphonse Keasley, who has been involved with the summit since it began 19 years ago, says the Summit Planning Committee is using this year's summit to help the campus and community move toward a place that "exemplifies diversity, intercultural understanding and community engagement."

Keasley discusses the summit in the following Q & A. >>

CU-Boulder students, alumni look to go global through career services

Given CU-Boulder staff member Jodi Schneiderman’s perspective, one might think she works in the Office of International Education. She says it’s important for students to have a global mindset and to understand other cultures. And it’s at CU-Boulder’s Career Services where she works on this notion.  

Your student government: Preliminary CUSG election results announced

By the University of Colorado Student Government

As of 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, CU Student Government elections came to a close with the second highest fall voter turn out in recent CU history. This election was exceptionally close, with most candidates tallying in within a percentage point of their competitors, so every last vote counted in determining these results.

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