New Executive Director of Real Estate Services Derek Silva

Real Estate Services welcomes new executive director

Aug. 15, 2017

Derek Silva will manage the acquisition of strategic real estate assets and represent the university in leasing arrangements.

AVC for Strategic Media Relations Candace Smith

Candace Smith named CU Boulder's AVC of media relations

Aug. 1, 2017

Strategic Relations and Communications welcomes Candace Smith, who will oversee efforts to advance CU Boulder's reputation and manage crisis communications.

Steven Leigh, James White

Leigh to join anthropology faculty; White to serve as A&S dean

July 11, 2017

After completing his appointment as dean of the College of Arts and Sciences (A&S), Steven R. Leigh plans to return to the faculty to pursue further research and increase interactions with students. Serving as the new dean will be James White.

The University of Colorado Board of Regents

Board of Regents approves operating budget for 2017–18, 3 new degrees, new aerospace engineering building

June 16, 2017

At its regular meeting, the Board of Regents voted to approve the operating budget for the CU system and all four campuses; three new CU Boulder degrees; seven capital construction projects on the Boulder campus; and a contract extension for football Head Coach Mike MacIntyre.

Larry Bell receiving E-AWard in Washington DC

CU Boulder honored for positive impact of international students on nation’s economy

May 22, 2017

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross presented the University of Colorado Boulder with the President’s “E” Award for Exports at a ceremony Monday in Washington, D.C. CU Boulder, the only institution of higher education to receive this year’s award, was specifically called out for prioritizing international education and doubling international student enrollment over the past five years.

University Perspective Program graduates with coordinator Lauren Harris

University Perspective Program offers broader knowledge of CU system

May 18, 2017

Graduates of the University Perspective Program gain a broader knowledge of the University of Colorado system and come away as stronger ambassadors of both system and CU Boulder.

Capitol building in Washington, D.C.

Q&A: Federal relations team on President Trump’s anticipated 2018 budget

May 18, 2017

Heather Bené and Jack Waldorf, who co-lead CU Boulder's federal relations efforts, talk about what to expect when President Trump releases his 2018 detailed budget request, which could happen next week.

Dean of University Libraries James Williams

Q&A: James Williams on his tenure as dean of libraries

May 18, 2017

James Williams, dean of the University Libraries since 1988 and longtime commencement marshal, has led the library system through a digital revolution that upended the manner in which libraries are viewed and used. We sat down with him to discuss his tenure as dean.

Heidi VanGenderen with cherry blossoms, Thomas Jefferson memorial

Heidi VanGenderen named CU Boulder's first chief sustainability officer

April 20, 2017

The new chief sustainability officer Heidi VanGenderen will be charged with driving a campus-wide vision for sustainability in support of the university’s aspiration of becoming a national model of excellence in the arena.

Abby Benson

Abby Benson seeks new synergies in AeroSpace Ventures, Industry Collaboration teams

April 17, 2017

Vice Chancellor for Research & Innovation Terri Fiez announced that Abby Benson has taken a new role as assistant vice chancellor for Research & Innovation, Industry Collaboration and AeroSpace Ventures.