The Reporting and Analytics team is hard at work creating the university's first analytics warehouse. Here, we will update you on our successes, failures and everything in between.

Spielman joins as new chief data strategy and analytics officer

Aug. 12, 2019

Carla Ho-a, associate vice chancellor for finance and business strategy and deputy chief financial officer, named Seth Spielman as chief data strategy and analytics officer, effective Aug. 12, 2019. "I'm excited to welcome Seth, and look forward to the unique perspective and energy he will bring to the Office of...

Tomich announces departure; Viggio to step in as interim over FIS

June 21, 2019

After serving the faculty community at the University of Colorado Boulder for over 21 years, Liz Tomich, senior executive director of Faculty Information System (FIS), has announced she will be departing CU Boulder in pursuit of another job, effective July 1, 2019. “During the 14 years I worked with Liz...

ODA welcomes FIS to org; Expands and shifts to meet university needs

May 15, 2019

In an effort to better support the University of Colorado Boulder community, the Office of Data Analytics (ODA) has expanded and shifted its organization. ODA welcomes Faculty Information System Effective May 1, Faculty Information System (FIS), which historically reported through the Office of Faculty Affairs, will now join ODA. The...

Marin Stanek to lead Office of Data Analytics until national search concludes

Feb. 25, 2019

CU Boulder Associate Vice Chancellor & Deputy CFO, Carla Ho-a, has announced that Marin Stanek will serve as interim assistant vice chancellor for the Office of Data Analytics (ODA), effective March 1, 2019. Steve Vassallo, the current AVC, has accepted the position of assistant vice president for Institutional Research at...

Go Go Go (Live)!

June 22, 2018

It's taken a lot of time, energy and sleepless nights to get here, but the Office of Data Analytics is proud to announce that Analytics360 (our reporting hub) and the data lake (the campus store of structured and unstructured data), are now live in production. The infrastructure is built, deployed...

Hackathon 2.0 is here, and it’s called Incuvate 2018!

March 2, 2018

Last year, the Office of Data Analytics (ODA) hosted the ODA Hackathon, giving students an opportunity to work on innovative solutions to problems in data analytics. This year? CU Boulder is hosting Incuvate , where coders, designers, entrepreneurs and the just plain curious can join together to share and develop...

Wait, where’d you go?

Nov. 6, 2017

It’s been a while, I know. We started out so strong, three posts about transparency, about visualization strategies, about design philosophy. Then nothing, and that’s on me. We’ve been hard at work building a team, building products, building a culture, and have been busy failing and succeeding along the way...

Analytics 360: A design perspective

Dec. 16, 2016

The Concept The vision for Analytics 360 is to create an integrated platform for exploring and analysing University data. The aim is for it to be accessible enough for anyone to get involved, but adaptable enough for department specialists to be able to really dig into the information. We hope...

CU Boulder Map of International Activity

July 1, 2016

When the chancellor first asked for a map of CU Boulder’s international activity, he said he imagined, and I’m paraphrasing, a globe with sticky notes on it. For the folks in the Reporting & Analytics team the chance to build a view of the campus’s international activity was a prime...

Hello World

May 1, 2016

We’d like to welcome you to the Reporting & Analytics website. The team will use this space to update you on what’s going on in the Reporting & Analytics arm of the Office of Data Analytics. Our aim is transparency, so the team will periodically let you know what we’re...