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March 4: Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre summer fellowship
The Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre (RCRCCC), in partnership with CU Boulder, places graduate student researchers interested in science-policy issues in locations in eastern and southern Africa. This collaborative program targets improvements in environmental communication and adaptation decision-making, as well as disaster prevention and preparedness in the humanitarian sector. For more information, email Max Boykoff at email@example.com or Fernando Briones at firstname.lastname@example.org. To apply, email email@example.com.
March 14: Graduate School Travel Grants
Applications for Graduate School Travel Grants for travel between April 1 through Aug. 31, 2019, will open March 13 and close March 14. Apply through Academic Works.
March 15: Urban Leaders Fellowship paid summer fellowships
The Urban Leaders Fellowship is a paid summer fellowship that recruits the best and brightest for an intensive, seven-week experience in nine premier cities. Contact Kat Marulanda at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
March 15: Engaged Arts and Humanities Graduate Student Scholars
Graduate students are invited to apply by March 15 to join the Engaged Arts and Humanities Student Scholars cohort and receive up to $2,000 to support a community-engaged scholarship project and for professional development. To learn more about this program, attend a community engagement coffee hour from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at the CU Museum of Natural History's Biolounge, and make sure to read about the current scholars.
Events and workshops
Accreditation: How and Why
Monday, Feb. 25 Noon to 1 p.m. Rec Center, Ice Rink Overlook Large Meeting Room
The next monthly ethics and compliance education session will focus on the impacts of accreditation, presented by Sr. Vice Provost for Academic Planning & Assessment Katherine Eggert. Ample time for audience Q&A will be provided during the session.
Colorado Open Scholars Summit
Friday, March 1 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Norlin Library
A statewide event co-sponsored by nine Colorado universities, the summit will discuss challenges in tenure and promotion within the current scholarly landscape and the role of open access within the tenure and promotion process. Registration is now open.
Attend a Professional Certification Workshop
Attend an upcoming Professional Certification Workshop—in the areas of Research & Writing, Professionalism, and Career Exploration & Preparation—to help cultivate skills needed to succeed, whether planning a career in public service, government, the private sector or academia.
Graduate Teacher Program weekly workshops
Did you know the Graduate Teacher Program workshops count toward requirements for a certificate in college teaching or future faculty development? Learn more.