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 Tuesday, September 12, 2006 IssueFaculty/Staff E-Newsletter

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Student volunteers readied residence hall rooms for move in
The Wolf Law Building dedication ceremony took place Friday, Sept. 8, with over 1,000 alumni, students, faculty, staff, special guests, dignitaries, and friends of the law school in attendance. Included in the festivities was the dedication of the fireplace in the second floor cafe to all of the University of Colorado students who made the Wolf Law Building possible. (Photo/Casey A. Cass)

New ATLAS Building a Technology Beacon
The new ATLAS building, which opened this fall to about 90 different courses from a wide range of disciplines, is easily identifiable by its prominent, lighted glass tower. That architectural feature aptly serves as a metaphor: the ATLAS Institute and the new ATLAS building are a technology beacon for the University of Colorado and beyond. More >>

Happy 70th Birthday Artist Series
It was 1937, the height of the Great Depression, when the Artist Series presented its first event, a lecture by famed polar explorer Rear Admiral Richard E. Byrd. In the ensuing 70 years the Artist Series has continued the tradition of bringing the world"s finest entertainment to Boulder. Throughout its history, the series has sponsored over 420 concerts. Highlights have included performances by such luminaries as Isaac Stern, Beverly Sills, Wynton Marsalis, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Marilyn Horne, Bobby McFerrin, Van Cliburn, Jean-Pierre Rampal, the Martha Graham Dance Company, and the Cleveland Orchestra. More >>

Jam-packed Arts and Culture Week Kicks Off Academic Year
CU-Boulder"s Arts and Culture Roundtable invites you to experience a wide variety of exhibits and performances during Arts and Culture Week. Beginning  Sept. 14 and continuing through Sept. 20, a diverse array of CU-Boulder programs will be hosting events highlighting the artistic and cultural amenities available on campus. The program was launched to recognize student fee funding support for vital cultural institutions on the Boulder campus. More >>

People Behind the Scenes
Who keeps our university in top shape? It's the people behind the scenes! From cleaning professionals to accountants, physicians to event coordinators, the university employs a variety of people whose work has an important impact on day-to-day operations. More >>

Next "Your Turn" Deadline
We"re waiting to hear from you! “Your Turn,” one of our latest Inside CU features, highlights perspectives of faculty and staff on a variety of issues affecting our campus community. More >>

News Center
CU-Boulder Center For Asian Studies Receives More Than $1.8 Million In Grants
The University of Colorado at Boulder Center for Asian Studies has been awarded two grants totaling more than $1.8 million from the U.S. Department of Education and will begin new language programs in Farsi and Indonesian.
CU-Boulder Students Sell 13,500 'Shoulder To Shoulder' T-Shirts; Goal Is 10,000 This Year
Uniting University of Colorado at Boulder students, faculty, staff, alumni and the community is the goal of a remarkably successful student-run campaign that has sold more than 13,500 gold T-shirts since 2004.
CU-Boulder Officials Clarify 'Two-Strikes' Alcohol Policy
The University of Colorado at Boulder's "two strikes" policy for enforcement of underage drinking has become an effective way for the campus to guide students, particularly freshmen, toward more responsible behavior, according to Jamal Ward, director of the Office of Judicial Affairs.
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Dr. G.P. "Bud" Peterson

September 8, 2006 Campus Address
I enjoyed the opportunity to meet with many of you at the Boulder Faculty Assembly breakfast forum last Friday. For those of you that were not able to attend, I have attached the text of my comments, which outlines my initial impressions and outlines some of my early thoughts about what we must do to continue to move this great university forward. More >>


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  • Hogan Advances to Associate Head Coach
  • Boulder Public Library Art Display
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