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Campus Sustainability Executive Council to lead sustainability implementation efforts

Dec. 13, 2023

A new council, chaired by Patrick O’Rourke, will be charged with leading overarching campus sustainability implementation efforts, including driving action, transparency and accountability around CU Boulder’s carbon neutrality commitments and the forthcoming campus Climate Action Plan.

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Faculty assembly hears priorities from provost, passes resolutions

Dec. 11, 2023

Wrapping up the semester, Provost Russell Moore outlined his 2023–24 priorities for the Boulder Faculty Assembly. Four resolutions were passed, including one supporting prioritizing climate change and sustainability actions and one supporting Israeli and Palestinian communities impacted by the war.

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Campus updates policies to change instructor titles, guide use of 5-year contracts

Dec. 11, 2023

Under two newly approved policies and a new state provision, CU Boulder faculty members who specialize in teaching will have new teaching professor titles. Additionally, a five-year contract is now the maximum multi-year appointment for specialized faculty on the teaching and clinical tracks.

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CMCI and ENVD integration process begins

Nov. 13, 2023

The process for integrating the Program in Environmental Design and the College of Media, Communication and Information is underway, with full integration expected to take several years to complete.

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Regents target housing with pair of approvals

Nov. 7, 2023

Regents approved a pair of action items aimed at advancing objectives of the CU Boulder Campus Master Plan related to increasing housing options for students, faculty and staff. Read about this and other items from the board’s Nov. 7–8 meeting.

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Faculty assembly hears 2nd proposal on academic calendar

Nov. 6, 2023

At its Nov. 2 monthly meeting, the Boulder Faculty Assembly discussed a second option for an academic calendar proposal, heard about how to support student-athlete academic achievements, and got an update by the BFA chair on the CU Boulder chancellor search and more.

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CU Boulder preparing accreditation update, looking for participants

Oct. 30, 2023

CU Boulder's accreditation filing, due in spring 2024, marks year four in the 10-year accreditation cycle. Learn more and consider getting involved.

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Chancellor addresses successor search, fundraising with faculty assembly

Oct. 6, 2023

The Boulder Faculty Assembly recently heard from Chancellor Philip DiStefano about faculty involvement in the search for his successor. Also, the assembly discussed a new academic calendar proposal, voted to support University Libraries licensing priorities and more.

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Provost approves minimum promotion raise for instructors, clinical faculty

Sept. 13, 2023

Russell Moore has approved a measure that ensures minimum base-building raises for instructors and clinical faculty upon promotion to senior instructor or principal instructor. This recommendation secures a campuswide minimum.

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Faculty assembly rates provost in new administrator review process

Sept. 8, 2023

The Boulder Faculty Assembly opened its first general assembly meeting of the academic year, unveiling an assessment of Provost Russ Moore and receiving updates on a recent faculty contract pay issue and a new building safety policy in the works.