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Genetic mutations can be benign or cancerous—new identification method could lead to better treatments

Finding one cancer-driving mutation in a tumor is like finding a needle in a stack of needles, but the use of public DNA databases could lead to more targeted cancer treatments. CU computer scientist Ryan Layer shares on The Conversation. Read more
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Can we avert the next mass shooting? Yes, and here’s how

CU Boulder researcher Beverly Kingston discusses the recent uptick in school shootings, perpetrator indicators and behaviors, what we can do to stop such violence in schools and public spaces, and more. Read more
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Campus leadership announces operating model updates

Provost Russell Moore and Chief Operating Officer Patrick O’Rourke announced a number of updates to the campus operating model, which include work modality standards, academic instruction guidance, COVID-19-related requirements and other topics. Read more
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Protestants and the pill: How US Christians helped make birth control mainstream

Conservative Christians have cheered restrictions on some birth control. But many decades ago, Christian leaders’ support helped contraceptives become acceptable in the first place. CU expert Samira Mehta shares on The Conversation. Read more
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New budget model approved by leadership with implementation to begin July 1

Executive sponsors have approved a new budget model that includes support for student retention; diversity, equity and inclusion goals; and more. Read more
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Join CU Night at the Rockies Aug. 12

Cheer on the Rockies as they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks. In addition to a seat at Coors Field, your ticket includes a collector’s T-shirt and a $2 donation to student scholarships. Before the game, join for a free pre-game reception at the alumni-owned Blake Street Tavern for appetizers, giveaways and more. Read more

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