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Grounds Crews Spring Into Action!

May 21, 2019

Each year spring brings its annual cacophony of color to the CU Boulder campus. Staff Council invites you to take a moment, adhere to the science that says communing with nature makes a more fruitful you, and admire the bounty of the current season with as many senses as you...

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CU Staff Member Donna Hamm-Reilly, Outstanding Blood Donor!

May 21, 2019

Donna Hamm-Reilly has donated ten gallons of blood. So far. Take a moment, and let that sink in. When you get an email from Donna, you might note that she signs her correspondence, “In service,” before her name. Donna has served as a CU Community Service Officer for the CU...

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Online Professional Development Resources Available

May 21, 2019

Did your most recent performance plan include professional development goals? Or perhaps you want to learn a new skill like Photoshop or coding? Employee Services provides, at no cost to you, the following resources to help you grow both personally and professionally. provides an online library of nearly 13,000...

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CU Rec Center - Free Fridays June 7 to July 26

May 21, 2019

Looking to be more active this summer? All CU Staff who visit the CU Rec center any Friday from June 7th through July 26th will receive FREE entrance upon presentation of your Buff One Card.* (Non-CU affiliates are also welcome, but must be sponsored by a Buff OneCard holder and...

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Donuts for Donations!

May 20, 2019

Staff Council invites all campus members to participate in our Vitalant Blood Drive. The drive will take place in two locations this June and, as an added bonus, there will be free donuts for all donors. When: Tuesday, June 18th & Wednesday, June 19th Time: 9 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. Where:...

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Staff Appreciation Field Day - Thursday, June 6

May 20, 2019

The semester has ended, the weather is heating up, and CU Boulder Staff Council wants to thank staff for all of your hard work this semester! On June 6th, bring your Buff One Card and join us for our annual Staff Appreciation Field Day. Enjoy a free lunch, outdoor lawn...

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Save the Date for the 2019 Staff Field Day!

May 2, 2019

The weather is heating up and we all want to find some time outdoors! Come join us for the annual Staff Field Day on Thursday, June 6 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Farrand Field. We will have outdoor lawn games, a fun band, Chip for great photo ops,...

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Staff Council Speaker Series: Honoring the Colorado Creed and emphasizing our community values through the Core Competencies

April 24, 2019

Come to learn about the new core competencies and how they align with the campus vision! In January the University Executive Leadership Team adopted a new set of core competencies for university staff for the Boulder campus. This new competency model translates the campus values into behaviors to ensure that...

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Resolution: Concern for Mr. Mark Kennedy's Nomination for President of the University of Colorado

April 19, 2019

Based on many comments from staff and other information gathered, Council received a request per our bylaws for a special meeting to be called on the matter. The special meeting was held Thursday, April 18, 2019, which yielded a robust discussion of the diverse views of our community as brought...

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Free Spring Football Showcase with Coach Mel Tucker

March 26, 2019

Join first-year Head Football Coach Mel Tucker and the Buffs for the annual Spring Football Game on Saturday, April 27th. The Buffs will kick the day off at 11 a.m. by hosting Healthy Kids Day, including skill stations for kids 8th grade and under. Then at noon, join your fellow...