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BFA March 2 General Assembly Meeting

March 2, 2023

On Thursday, March 2, 2023 the BFA Assembly held it's monthly meeting at 4pm via Zoom. Members heard from campus partners on the following areas: Health & Wellness Services - this unit has recently made some changes in structure as well as to offerings for campus faculty & staff. Interim...

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A Common Curriculum Proposal - Approval Process - Fall 2022

Nov. 7, 2022

The Common Curriculum Planning committee submitted their final proposal to Provost Moore on October 7, 2022 for review. Campus faculty in each college and school* as well as BFA Representatives will vote by November 18, 2022 to approve the proposal. **Update November 7, 2022** Following the BFA October 20, 2022...

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BFA Assembly Votes to Support CUSG "Concealed Carry Ban" at October Meeting

Oct. 7, 2022

At the October 6, 2022 BFA General Assembly meeting , members voted to support the CUSG resolution 97 LCR 08 asking the Board of Regents to ban "concealed carry" rights on CU campuses . The measure was introduced at the September meeting for review and at last night's meeting members...

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BFA Climate Committee Panel at Conference on World Affairs

March 29, 2022

Members of the BFA Climate, Science, and Education Committee (CSEC) have arranged a panel discussion at the 2022 Conference on World Affairs. The panel titled: Climate Change: A Global Challenge with Local Opportunities will take place on Friday, April 8 from 10:30 to 11:40 a.m. in UMC 235. The panel...


BFA discussion re: Resolution for TIAA Divestment

March 8, 2022

In February, members of the BFA Budget & Planning Committee (BPC) along with members from the BFA Climate, Science, and Education Committee (CSEC) agreed to create a joint subcommittee to create a resolution calling on CU's retirement fund company TIAA to divest from it's holdings in oil and gas. The...


BFA Endorses CU Faculty Council Resolution on Academic Freedom and Diversity

Nov. 5, 2021

On Thursday, November 4, 2021 at a regular BFA General Assembly meeting, members voted in favor of suspending the Bylaws in order to vote on a BFA resolution endorsing the CU Faculty Council resolution approved on October 29, 2021 regarding Academic Freedom and Diversity. Representatives approved the measure with 40...


BFA Names Faculty Nominees for CU Presidential Search Committee

Oct. 26, 2021

The BFA Executive Committee has named four faculty nominees for the CU Boulder faculty seat on the CU Presidential Search Committee. Max Boykoff , Professor and Director of Environmental Studies; Institute Fellow, CIRES. Max leads the Media and Climate Change Observatory (MeCCO) while he leads the American Association for the...

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BFA Fall 2021 Internal Elections - Call for Nominations!

Aug. 26, 2021

Dear BFA Representatives, Please see the Call for Nominations letter by BFA Secretary Adam Norris for the internal phase for BFA fall 2021 elections. The dates for elections are as follows: Phase I – Internal – Open only to BFA Representatives Nominations: August 24 – 31, 2021 Elections: September 2...


BFA Chair & Chair-Elect Statement on President Kennedy May 5, 2021

May 10, 2021

May 10, 2021 To Whom It May Concern: The Boulder Faculty Assembly welcomes the news that President Mark Kennedy will work with the University of Colorado Board of Regents to bring about an orderly transition of the University’s presidency in the near future. In October 2018, in response to a...

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BFA External Committee Elections: Call for Nominations

Sept. 8, 2020

The External Phase of BFA Standing Committee elections is now open. All eligible* CU Boulder faculty are welcome to self-nominate or be nominated for seat vacancies. Please see the Call for Nominations letter by BFA Secretary Adam Norris for complete information. To learn more about BFA Standing Committees you can...