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Academic Futures: Student-centered focus, interdisciplinary work named lead projects

Nov. 15, 2018

The next key steps in transforming CU Boulder for the future will be immersing campus in a common student-centered approach to learning and committing to new levels of interdisciplinary work.

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Want to learn to use illuminating classroom assessments in STEM?

Nov. 14, 2018

Apply to join TRESTLE Scholars in spring 2019, deadline Dec. 1. Scholars are STEM faculty and instructors who meet biweekly under the guidance of experienced facilitators.

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Stress Less: Acing your finals

Nov. 14, 2018

While the thought of finals may feel a little overwhelming, you can set yourself up for success with the right strategies. Get tips to help you stress less about finals and finish the semester strong.

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CU Boulder hires director of international student academic success

Nov. 14, 2018

In an effort to better support the academic success of international students, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education Mary Kraus has hired Roberto Arruda.

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Academic reorganization committee issues report

Nov. 12, 2018

CU Boulder Provost Russ Moore announced that the report of the Provost's Committee on Academic Re-organization has been posted for community review. The deadline to submit direct written responses to the report is extended to Dec. 14.

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Tech Tip: Tackling distraction in large lectures

Nov. 7, 2018

Having trouble concentrating in large lecture classes? Check out these tips that the Office of Information Technology collected from CU students.

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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.

Old Main building during fall

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.