Old Main building during fall

Academic Futures: Notes from a great conversation

Oct. 11, 2017

Convener Jeff Cox and facilitator Emily CoBabe-Ammann update the community on how the Academic Futures conversation is progressing and provide information on how to get involved.Read more »
Teaching excellence in Arts & Sciences.

Update on new A&S General Education curriculum

Oct. 5, 2017

Faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences voted in September 2016 to implement a new set of General Education requirements that will replace the current A&S Core Curriculum. Read an update on the transition.Read more »
Old Main on CU Boulder campus.

Academic Futures: The progress of a great conversation

Oct. 4, 2017

Look for updates on the Academic Futures process each Wednesday in CU Boulder Today, along with calendar updates on themed conversations in Monday and Thursday's email editions.Read more »
Student with guardian.

Sharing your academic experience with your family

Oct. 2, 2017

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.Read more »
A faculty member demonstrates an applied mathematics lesson using a chalkboard.

CU Boulder leads national study promoting next-gen teaching evaluations

Sept. 29, 2017

The Center for STEM Learning has received a $662,230 grant for a project focused on raising the profile of teaching and promoting a richer evaluation of teaching. The five-year award brings together four leading universities in evidence-based teaching practices.Read more »
students in math class

CU Boulder awarded $1.1 million to support underrepresented doctoral students

Sept. 29, 2017

Campus has received a McNair grant through the U.S. Department of Education to help increase the number of students from disadvantaged backgrounds earning doctoral degrees.Read more »
scripps family

Scripps family supports CU Boulder student investigative news with $2.5 million gift

Sept. 26, 2017

A $2.5 million gift from Bill and Kathy Scripps to the College of Media, Communication and Information establishes support for a specialized student news course, CU News Corps, into perpetuity.Read more »
Advisor talking to student.

Focus on academics: Advisors—Your No. 1 resource for all things CU Boulder

Sept. 25, 2017

Whether you are a first-year student or a senior, navigating the extensive resources and services at CU Boulder can seem intimidating or overwhelming. You should know there's at least one person on campus that can help: your advisor.Read more »
Undergraduates Andrew Pfefer, Anastasia Muszynski and Dawson Beatty

Art of origami leads to lightbulb moment

Sept. 25, 2017

In prototyping a reusable crew module for space flight, a group of undergraduates found inspiration in origami, and received support from the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program.Read more »
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Faculty Course Questionnaire system to go online fall 2017

Sept. 21, 2017

Starting this semester, the Faculty Course Questionnaire, which students use to evaluate courses and instructors at the end of each term, is going fully online. Learn about the new format and how to encourage higher response rates.Read more »