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2 science-education experts honored by American Physical Society

Nov. 16, 2021

CU Boulder’s Katherine Perkins and Valerie Otero are cited for their groundbreaking work to understand and improve science education.

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Faculty inducted as senior members of National Academy of Inventors

Nov. 11, 2021

Professors Mark Rentschler, Greg Rieker and Tin Tin Su were officially inducted into the National Academy of Inventors on Nov.1. They are recognized for their thought-leadership and discoveries.

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Chancellor honors 4 employees with Employee of the Year Award recognition

Nov. 9, 2021

Laura Arroyo, Eldred Foster, Teresa Hernandez and Lynne Howard are being recognized for their exceptional service and contributions to the CU Boulder community.

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Despite tough year, CU Boulder students earn honors for high voting rate in 2020

Nov. 8, 2021

With 80.3% of eligible CU Boulder students voting in the 2020 election, the university has earned a platinum seal in the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge. Buffs additionally garnered two athletics-related honors in the challenge.

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6 CU Boulder faculty members become distinguished professors

Nov. 5, 2021

One of the highest CU system honors, six faculty members from the CU Boulder campus are now distinguished professors, recognized for their outstanding contributions as researchers and educators.

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Scientists win $4 million for efficient battery development

Nov. 3, 2021

A Department of Energy award will help accelerate research into flow batteries, which will help make the electricity grid more reliable and sustainable.

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CU sergeant awarded for bringing domestic violence lethality program to county

Nov. 3, 2021

Other local agencies are following suit in implementing the Lethality Assessment Program to better support and connect victims of intimate partner abuse to campus and community resources.

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CU Athletic Hall of Fame to welcome 9 new members during Homecoming events Nov. 4–6

Oct. 28, 2021

Join CU Athletics on Thursday, Nov. 4, as nine new members are inducted into the CU Athletic Hall of Fame during a ceremony. Tickets to the induction ceremony at the CU Events Center are still available.

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CU recognizes 2021 Regent Award recipients

Oct. 21, 2021

In an Oct. 19 ceremony, the CU community honored the latest recipients of honorary degrees, a university medal and a distinguished service award––Ceal Barry, Cleo Parker Robinson, Rebecca Roser and Charles Sisk.

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CIRES director joins board of directors for the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space

Oct. 21, 2021

The CASIS, manager of the International Space Station National Laboratory, announced that CIRES Director Waleed Abdalati joined the organization’s board of directors.