Alan Slinkard and Lisa Landis

2019 Staff Council Excellence Awards

April 30, 2019

On Friday, April 26th, the University of Colorado Staff Council recognized staff members who go above and beyond their job duties and continually surpass expectations. These individuals embody CU Excellence. Boulder Campus Staff Council would like to congratulate Alan Slinkard and Erika Sandoval on receiving the 2019 Staff Excellence Awards...

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Years of Service Ceremony Honors Long-Serving Staff

March 25, 2019

In February, CU Boulder Staff Council hosted its annual Years of Service event. The event, hosted by Staff Council since 1977, honored nearly 200 staff members who achieved a milestone of serving 15, 20, 25, 30 and 35 years during the 2017-18 fiscal year. These long-serving members of the Boulder...

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Upcoming Surveys on Child-Care/Elder-Care Needs

March 21, 2019

This spring, Boulder Campus Staff Council will be partnering with the Office of Data Analytics to issue two important surveys to the campus examining childcare and eldercare needs. It is imperative that we have widespread participation in these surveys to accurately define the needs of our campus community. The paid...

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Celebrate National Donate Life Month With a Pint

March 21, 2019

Since April is National Donate Life month, Staff Council invites all campus members to participate in our Vitalant Blood Drive. The drive will take place Tuesday, April 9th, through Thursday, April 11th, from 9 a.m to 2:30 p.m. at the Ice Rink Overlook Room at the Student Recreation Center on...

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Call for Nominations: Staff Excellence Award

Feb. 25, 2019

University of Colorado Staff Council (UCSC) is accepting nominations for the Staff Excellence Award. UCSC recognizes staff members who have surpassed expectations by going above and beyond their job duties. These individuals embody what it means to be “CU Excellent!” Eligibility: All classified and university staff across the four campuses...

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Staff Council Speaker Series: Buffs Supporting Buffs (How to respond when someone discloses trauma)

Jan. 23, 2019

Traumatic events happen to people every day, and our community is not exempt. Following a traumatic experience, people reach out to friends, mentors, family and close colleagues; how they respond can have a big impact on healing. Join Staff Council and Jessica Ladd-Webert, Director of the Office of Victim Assistance,...

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Forever Buff Dan Richmond's Story

Jan. 23, 2019

Join your fellow buffs for a blood drive next month and save a life. Tuesday, February 5th, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Rec Center Ice Overlook Wednesday, February 6th, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Rec Center Studio 1 Wednesday, February 6th, 9 a.m. to 10:40 a.m. & noon to 2:30...

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Voices from Paid Parental Leave Recipients

Nov. 15, 2018

CU Boulder instituted a paid parental leave benefit for university staff employees this past July. Just recently, the benefit was expanded to include classified staff. All university and classified staff who’ve become parents on or after January 1, 2018 now qualify for this important benefit. We thought we’d take the...

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Saying thanks with breakfast, courtesy of Staff Council

Nov. 15, 2018

Please join us on Wednesday, December 5th in the Glenn Miller Ballroom at the UMC for breakfast between 7 and 9 a.m. The event is open to all staff in appreciation for all you do for CU Boulder throughout the year. Bring your Buff One Card and enjoy breakfast and...

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Coats for Colorado - Donate today!

Oct. 16, 2018

Alan Slinkard gets around quite a bit in his role as a Facilities Management Project Specialist. By talking to his numerous staff connections in the Stadium Trade shops, Alan collected fifty coats within a matter of days. “We can do better than that,” he said, as he informed us of...