Kate Semsar at the UROP 2018 Best Practices Colloquium

UROP best practices colloquium video available online

Oct. 5, 2018

Faculty, instructors and staff explored innovative approaches to creating and sustaining campus cultures supportive of undergraduate research, scholarly and creative production. Want to do the same? Watch the video.

John Christopher Harrison

CIRES founding director John Christopher Harrison, 1929–2018, passes away

Oct. 5, 2018

Harrison died peacefully in his sleep on Oct. 2 after a four-month battle with pancreatic cancer. CIRES will soon announce a way to honor his considerable scientific and leadership legacy.

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Take your finances to the next level with TIAA's Digital Challenge

Oct. 4, 2018

Oct. 5–19, Employee Services and TIAA have partnered to bring TIAA's Digital Challenge to CU employees enrolled in the CU 401(a) Retirement Plan. Three participants will win Apple Watches.

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CU Boulder participating in Free Application Day Oct. 30

Oct. 3, 2018

To break down barriers to higher education, all 32 public colleges and universities in Colorado and several private institutions will waive admission application fees on Oct. 30 for residents.

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University Libraries now offering mailing services

Oct. 3, 2018

Faculty on sabbatical, distance education students, and users with accessibility issues often find it hard to obtain physical books and library materials. Now you can—libraries will mail to home addresses.

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Tips for avoiding common scams

Oct. 3, 2018

Scammers are well aware that college students, who are often young and strapped for cash, tend to be good targets. Here are the most common scams that catch students every year.

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Stress Less: 3 ways to strengthen your relationships

Oct. 3, 2018

Whether it's with a friend, family member or significant other, our relationships can be a supportive and meaningful aspect of our lives. Consider these tips for strengthening current and new relationships.

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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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Tips for beginning next year's housing search

Oct. 3, 2018

It may seem early, but now is the time to start thinking about where to live next year. With residence halls, on-campus apartments and off-campus residences, get tips to help you make the right decision for you.

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Buffs supporting Buffs during Domestic Violence/Intimate Partner Abuse Awareness Month

Oct. 3, 2018

Intimate partner abuse/domestic violence happens in all communities, and the way we respond to survivors matters, often influencing their decisions to seek out further help and affecting the healing process.