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New interdisciplinary writing certificate launches this fall

Oct. 16, 2018

Students from across disciplines can hone their writing skills, something most employers have been calling for in recent years, through the new Interdisciplinary Certificate in Writing.

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Video: Nobel laureate Tom Cech still loves teaching

Oct. 15, 2018

CU Boulder's Tom Cech won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1989 but firmly believes his place is still in the classroom. Here, he discusses how teaching adds meaning to his life and how he still works to become a better teacher.

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Sharing your academic experience with your family

Oct. 3, 2018

Family Weekend is a great opportunity to show parents, guardians or friends around and to update them on how school is going. Here are some questions and talking points you might expect.

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Academic Futures revised report delivered; priorities to be determined by early November

Oct. 2, 2018

The report has been delivered to Provost Russ Moore and Senior Vice Chancellor Kelly Fox, marking the end of the visioning phase, to be followed by planning and implementation phases.

Emma Simmerman

CU student Emma Simmerman awarded prestigious Astronaut Scholarship

Sept. 26, 2018

Emma Simmerman, a senior in physics, has been awarded a $10,000 scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation.

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Winter Session offers ecology at Yellowstone, horror writing at the Stanley and more

Sept. 25, 2018

From jazz in New Orleans, to horror writing at the Stanley Hotel and ecology in Yellowstone National Park, for-credit courses are available on diverse topics in fascinating locales.

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What to do now that you know your strengths

Sept. 25, 2018

As a new student, you probably took the CliftonStrengths assessment over the summer. Here are a few ways to learn more about your strengths and how to apply them throughout your college journey.

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Earn credit on location this winter break

Sept. 21, 2018

Earn credit toward your degree, visit amazing places and gain extraordinary field experience this winter break in a Winter Session class.

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Acing your classes

Sept. 19, 2018

CU Boulder has a number of programs and offices in place to help support your academic needs.

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Struggling? Where to go for academic help

Sept. 17, 2018

The transition to college classes can be challenging, and finding help early can have a huge impact. Take advantage of free resources to develop new study skills, find help and set yourself up for a successful semester.