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BFA Chair Statement COVID-19

March 11, 2020

March 11, 2020 Dear CU Boulder Faculty, As you know, in response to the current situation we are facing with the COVID-19 virus, this morning Chancellor Phil DiStefano instructed us to begin teaching all classes remotely beginning Monday, March 16 . Also today, Provost Russ Moore provided us with a...

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Chancellor DiStefano and Graduate School Dean Meet with BFA

Feb. 11, 2020

Chanc ellor Phil DiStefano met with Boulder Faculty Assembly members at the February 6 th General Assembly meeting to discuss academic freedom, mental health and expanded graduate student benefits, among other things. Other presentations included one on the graduate school strategic plan presented by Dean Scott Adler, and a memorial...

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BFA At-Large Representative Elections - Spring 2020

Feb. 6, 2020

BFA Secretary Adam Norris announced election information for BFA General Assembly At-Large Representatives seats. The following seats are open to eligible campus faculty : 1 At-Large Representative Arts & Sciences 5 At-Large Representative Other Units (Non-A&S)* Nominations are open from Monday, February 10, 2020 through Monday, February 24, 2020. Faculty...

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In Memoriam: Remembering Uriel Nauenberg

Feb. 4, 2020

Long-time University of Colorado physics professor and two time BFA chair Uriel Nauenberg passed away on Dec. 31, 2019 in Palo Alto, California at age 81. Nauenberg was dedicated to his craft; he was widely recognized for his contributions to particle and high energy physics. He published over 1000 papers...

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The BFA and SCCR Present Honor Code Town Halls

Nov. 13, 2019

A new Honor Code process, was launched in Spring 2018, and was formally approved by Provost Moore in July of 2019. The new process involves an Honor Code Advisory Board, comprised of faculty , students, and a Hearing Officer from Student Conduct and Conflict resolution. The honor code is now...

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Intercollegiate Athletics Committee Presents Faculty & Athletics Conversation Series

Oct. 24, 2019

In response to questions that came up in the recent BFA Survey of CU Boulder faculty, the BFA Intercollegiate Athletics Committee has worked with the Athletics Department to host a series of conversations between faculty and Athletics Department representatives. These conversations will cover topics such as athletics budget, student-athlete academic...

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BFA Support for Youth Climate Action

Oct. 9, 2019

The BFA unanamously passed resolution BFA-R-1-090519 during the October 3 rd , 2019 General Assembly meeting. The resolution references the December 2016 resoluton BFA-R-120116 , which expressed that there are overwhelming changes in the global climate due to human activities. The resolution states the BFA support for non-violent youth activism...

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Admissions events for Students of CU Faculty & Staff

Oct. 9, 2019

Are you a faculty or staff member who works within the CU system AND has a student in their senior year of high school? If so, we have a series of events you may be interested in! Boulder Faculty Assembly, Boulder Staff Council and the Office of Admissions are pleased...

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Fall 2019 BFA External Elections for Committee Seat Vacancies

Sept. 9, 2019

Nominations are now being accepted for BFA standing committee seat vacancies. An email from BFA Secretary Adam Norris was sent to all campus faculty to inform them of the vacancies that are open, along with information on how to nominate yourself or a colleague. See the letter for complete details...

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2019 Internal Elections - BFA Standing Committee Vacancies

Sept. 5, 2019

Please see the official letter from BFA Secretary Adam Norris regarding nominations and elections for BFA standing committee seat vacancies. You may contact Adam directly for nominations and for any questions. Additionally, please mark your calendars for the following dates: 2019-20 Elections for BFA Standing Committee Seat Vacancies Phase I...