Boulder Chancellor Open Forum - Faculty Session - April 4, 2024

April 3, 2024

Please see the letter sent to BFA representatives and liaisons on Tuesday, April 2, 2024 and share widely. Dear Colleagues, Today President Saliman sent an email to all campus members with details on the selection of Dr. Justin Schwartz as the finalist for the CU Boulder Chancellor search as well...

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December 7, 2023 BFA Assembly Meeting

Dec. 8, 2023

The BFA closed out fall semester with a final meeting on Thursday, December 7, 2023. Provost Russell Moore updated faculty on priority projects that Chancellor DiStefano had assigned Academic Affairs and Strategic Resources and COO to oversee. Academic Affairs priorities include: reviewing the alternative college option (ACO) and Program for...

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BFA February 2, 2023 General Assembly Meeting

Feb. 2, 2023

The Boulder Faculty Assembly held it's first meeting of spring semester on Thursday, February 2, 2023 via Zoom. The following items were on the agenda: Katherine Eggert, SVP of Academic Planning and Assement gave members an update on the propsal for a campus common curriculum from fall and on next...

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BFA December Assembly Meeting Overview with Address by Provost Moore

Dec. 6, 2022

The BFA held it's final meeting of fall semester on December 1, 2022 via Zoom. Provost Russell Moore addressed members at the top of the meeting and reviewed specific topics of interest to the faculty including: Update regarding restricted proprietary and classified research funding – this type of research specific...


APS 1025 Grading Policy Changes - College & School Faculty Poll

April 12, 2022

On February 22, 2022, Ravinder Singh, chair of the CU System Faculty Council Educational Policy and University Standards Committee (EPUS) , sent a memo to the deans of schools/colleges on all four CU campuses . The memo asked the deans to conduct a vote of the faculty members of their...


BFA Executive Committee Endorses CU Faculty Council Statement on Ukraine

March 31, 2022

On March 28, 2022 the BFA Executive Committee endorsed the below statement by the CU Faculty Council regarding the recent invasion of Ukraine by the Russian Federation: Dear Colleagues, The University of Colorado Faculty Council condemns the Russian Federation’s unprovoked and inhumane invasion of Ukraine, a sovereign nation. At the...

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Spring 2022 BFA Officers Elections - Call for Nominations

March 28, 2022

Spring 2022 BFA Officer Elections The following seats will be up for election in April, and will be voted on at the April 28 Assembly meeting via Qualtrics. These seats are open to any BFA Assembly representatives. Nominations will run from March 28 through April 13. Please see the call...

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BFA Assembly Considers Revisions For Two Academic Policies on Grading

Jan. 18, 2022

On Tuesday, January 18, 2022, BFA Chair Tiffany Beechy sent the following message to BFA representatives: Dear BFA Reps, I write with a time-sensitive pair of proposals regarding grade policy that we will be voting on at the February 3rd General Assembly. 1) The first concerns the grade-replacement policy that...

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BFA Approves Attributes to Guide the Search for the Next CU President Statement

Sept. 21, 2021

On Monday, September 21, 2021 BFA Chair Tiffany Beechy announced to BFA Representatives and Assembly Liaisons that the Attributes That Should Guide The Selection of the Next CU President had passed. This document will now be forwarded to Board of Regents Chair, Jack Kroll along with CU Presidential Search Committee...