Leslie Blood

Leslie Blood, PhD, receives 2020 Marinus Smith Award

May 6, 2020

Director of Graduate Community and Program Development Leslie Blood, center, with doctoral students Shirley Huang, left, and Erin Connor, right. (Photo by Patrick Campbell/CU Boulder) The Graduate School congratulates Leslie Blood, director of graduate community and program development, for receiving the 2020 Marinus Smith Award at CU Boulder. Sponsored by...

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Coping with COVID-19: Four life strategies when working from home

April 24, 2020

First things first. Let’s be real. Life is not about being productive right now. Productivity is not the goal in our current state of affairs. In our world right now, taking care of our essential needs —food, water, and sleep—is more than enough. By writing this, I do not mean...

Scott Adler

From the Dean of the Graduate School: Checking in; entering the spring semester homestretch

April 24, 2020

Dear graduate students, As we enter the home stretch of the semester, I hope you are all healthy and safe. I continue to be inspired by the resiliency of our students, faculty and staff. We recently reached out to you with information about adjustments to the spring 2020 semester ,...

Scott Adler

From the Dean of the Graduate School: Checking in, with appreciation

April 7, 2020

Dear graduate students, I hope you are staying healthy and safe as we enter the fourth week since CU implemented remote instruction and significant campus changes related to COVID-19. It has been a challenging time, and I know that these changes to our academic, professional and personal lives have been...

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Graduate Student Appreciation Week, a virtual celebration, April 6–10

April 2, 2020

Scott Adler

Adjustments to summer 2020 registration allows graduate students extra time to defend dissertations and complete final exams

April 2, 2020

Dear graduate students: Due to the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Graduate School is adjusting the summer 2020 registration requirement for eligible students who were initially planning to graduate in spring 2020 and now need extra time to defend their dissertations and take their final examinations. Defense/Final Examination...

Scott Adler

Graduate School extends deadlines for May 2020 graduation

March 26, 2020

Dear graduate students; During these past few weeks, I have been impressed by your dedicated spirit as you’ve persevered in your academic studies, continued your teaching and research responsibilities, and attended to adjustments in your personal lives. Thank you. In light of the current situation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic,...

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Grad programs earn high marks in 2021 U.S. News and World Report rankings

March 19, 2020

Scott Adler

Updating you on continuity of graduate education

March 13, 2020

As the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to evolve, I am writing to assure you that the Graduate School is here to offer you information, guidance, and support.

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Message from Chancellor Phil DiStefano: Taking action to limit the spread of COVID-19

March 11, 2020