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Nobel laureate Tom Cech wins 2017 Hazel Barnes Prize

Distinguished Professor Tom Cech, Colorado’s first Nobel prize winner, has been awarded the 2017 Hazel Barnes Prize, the most distinguished award a faculty member can receive from the university.
AVC Jeff Cox stands outside Regent Hall
Saving faculty time with CUBE and the new FRPA
A firefighter works a fireline during the Sunshine Canyon fire on March 19, 2017
Update on Sunshine Canyon wildfire west of Boulder
Students sit and look at their mobile phones
Spring CU Boulder Alerts test March 22
Photo of Colorado Creed plaque.
It's Your CU: Live the Colorado Creed

Leadership Corner

AVC Jeff Cox stands outside Regent Hall

Saving faculty time with CUBE and the new FRPA

Time is one of the most precious commodities we have. The Office of Faculty Affairs, in an effort to promote the accomplishments of the faculty and look for ways to save time, has launched CU Boulder Elements (CUBE) and created a new version of the Faculty Report of Professional Activities (FRPA).

In Focus

Emo rock band American Football performs on stage

Drummer has a PhD: Inquiry with CU English professor Lamos

Steve Lamos, who teaches English, writing and rhetoric at CU Boulder, is also the drummer for '90s rock band American Football, ranked among the “Top 10 All Time” emo bands by Rolling Stone. The group recently reunited and released a second album.