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 Tuesday, October 28, 2008 IssueFaculty/Staff E-Newsletter
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Mild weather has contributed to a colorful month of October on the CU-Boulder campus, especially near Varsity Lake. (Photo by Glenn J. Asakawa/University of Colorado)


IN THE SPOTLIGHT

SpotlightLASP: 50 years as a forerunner in space research
In recognition of past research and technology innovations in solar programs, NASA recently awarded the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) the largest research contract granted at CU-Boulder. More >>

Fiske Planetarium: stars, lasers and a whole lot more
Walk into Fiske Planetarium today and you’ll see Science on a Sphere, art exhibits (national and local touring works), hands-on science exhibits, lobby docent and other knowledgeable staff, community information tables - and you haven’t even gone into the theater yet! More >>

Student Perspective: One step closer to finding life in space?
Is there life beyond our planet? Ryan Kennedy, a senior applied mathematics and computer science major and the recipient of a $10,000 scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation is conducting research that could make it easier to identify elementary forms of life. More >>

In Print
Highlighting recent awards our faculty have received for their published works. More >>

Q&A with Flagship 2030 task force chair Gloria Timmons
The staffing and operations task force comprised a diverse group of staff and faculty representing various departments across campus. The task force’s initial focus entailed evaluating staffing needs relative to the stated goals of Flagship 2030 to increase student enrollment and the size of the faculty. More >>

People Behind the Scenes
Who keeps our university in top shape? It's the People Behind the Scenes! Meet Matt Rhode, facilities coordinator for Aerospace Engineering. More >>

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FROM THE CHANCELLOR
Dr. G.P. "Bud" Peterson

Flagship 2030 is already moving us forward
Our strategic plan for the future, Flagship 2030, is ready for action after nearly two years, countless forums and meetings and input from all of our constituents. More >>


AWARDS AND KUDOS

Awards and Kudos
  • Professor Alexander Repenning awarded NSF grant
  • Help the WRC honor Women Who Make a Difference
  • Nominations for 2009 Thomas Jefferson Awards
  • Do the Right Thing Awards
Read all Awards and Kudos >>
DID YOU KNOW?

Did You Know
  • Campus Alert system test, Thursday, Oct. 30
  • Debating about getting a flu shot?
  • November Blood Drive
  • Reminder: one issue of Inside CU during holiday months
  • Support multiculturalism with CACMA – you can make a difference
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