IN THE SPOTLIGHT
In the Spotlight with Daniel Sher, Dean, College of Music
Volunteering a Joy for Antonette Martinez
UCSU Tri-Executives See Golden Future
The Robert H. and Beverly A. Deming Center for Entrepreneurship at the Leeds School of Business distributes its Entrepreneurship newsletter twice a year to alumni, the business community, faculty/staff and other stakeholders and colleagues.
FROM THE CHANCELLOR
Looking Out for Each Other
In the spirit of continuing campus discourse on current topics, I thought you would be interested in the following message from Christine Yoshinaga-Itano, vice provost and associate vice chancellor for diversity and equity, on "Looking Out for Each Other."
AWARDS AND KUDOS
School Of Journalism Re-Accredited By Unanimous Vote
Last month the School of Journalism and Mass Communication received unanimous approval for re-accreditation from the Accrediting Council on Education for Journalism and Mass Communications. An external accrediting team visited the school in January and determined that the program was in compliance with all standards. Strengths cited included high-caliber instruction, an increasingly strong record of scholarship and creative activity, national reputations for the environmental journalism and media, religion and culture centers and enthusiastic, accomplished students.
Karen Ramirez Receives Dorothy Martin Faculty Award
Karen Ramirez is the winner of the 2005 Dorothy Martin Faculty Award. Ramirez is a core instructor of Western American studies in the Sewall Academic Program. She has taught at CU-Boulder for five years. The award is given to women who exemplify the ideals of Dorothy Martin, professor emeritus, a faculty member in the psychology department at CU-Boulder for 46 years who was instrumental in establishing the first CU Women's Center in 1964.
2005 Service Excellence Award Recipients Honored
The winners of the 2005 Service Excellence Awards given by the University of Colorado Staff Council are Ron Gallegos, vice president for academic affairs and research office; Sue Sethney, UCD history; Kathy Duran, HSC bookstore and printing services; Antonette Martinez, CU-Boulder registrar's office; and Diana Cook, UCCS vice chancellor for student success office. The awards ceremony took place at the All Staff Council Conference on April 29.
CU-Boulder Boasts Three President's Diversity Award Winners
The President's Diversity Award recognizes the contributions of CU faculty, staff, students, administrators and academic or administrative units whose service contributes to the development of a more culturally diverse campus community. CU-Boulder's President's Diversity Award recipients are Derrick Watson, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Administration, Staff Award; Vanessa M. Aponte, PhD candidate, aerospace engineering sciences, Student Award; and the Minority Arts & Sciences Program, winner of the Academic/Administrative Unit Award. An awards ceremony took place May 4 in the UMC Aspen Room.
DID YOU KNOW?
June Blood Drive on East Campus
There will be a Blood Drive van in the south parking lot of the ARC building on East Campus, June 29, 8-9:40 a.m. and 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. You can reserve a slot by calling Bonfils Blood Center at (303) 363-2300. For more information, visit Boulder Campus Staff Council Blood Drive.
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