Former Secretary of Defense and CIA Director Robert Gates, right, has a discussion with Chancellor Philip DiStefano at Macky Auditorium.

Chancellor named Quigg and Virginia S. Newton Endowed Chair in Leadership

Oct. 29, 2018

Beginning Jan. 1, Chancellor DiStefano will serve as the chair of a post that has been filled for the past seven years by former CU President Alexander "Sandy" Bracken, who has announced his retirement.

CU Board of Regents

CU Regents select Presidential Search Advisory Committee

Oct. 26, 2018

The University of Colorado Board of Regents on Oct. 24 named the Presidential Search Advisory Committee that will assist in the process of selecting the institution’s next president.

Awardee Olester Benson (left) converses with another person at the 2018 Alumni Awards ceremony.

13 of campus community's finest honored with 2018 Alumni Awards

Oct. 26, 2018

In one of the campus's longest standing traditions, 13 outstanding members of the community were honored during the 89th annual alumni awards ceremony, a Homecoming week event.

Cassandra Ly is shown in 2009 working with students

Scientists, educators honored for excellence in science education

Oct. 24, 2018

In the classroom and the lab, CU is a great place to learn physics and other natural sciences, according to the American Physical Society, which has given CU Boulder scientists two of its spring 2019 awards.

Newborn baby

CU Boulder parental leave revised to include eligible classified staff

Oct. 22, 2018

The University of Colorado approved an amendment to the administrative policy statement that grants paid parental leave to eligible classified staff.

Ballot box with Colorado and U.S. flag stock image

Employees: Check out the do's and don'ts of campaign activity

Oct. 18, 2018

As the Nov. 6 Election Day approaches, the CU system recently sent an employee reminder of political campaign-related activity and expression: what's appropriate and what's not appropriate while at work.

CU Boulder South with Flatirons in background

Boulder, university officials discuss next steps for CU Boulder South annexation

Oct. 18, 2018

City of Boulder and university officials met during an Oct. 9 study session to discuss next steps related to the annexation of CU Boulder South. Find out more.

Person arranges sticky notes for session at Diversity and Inclusion Summit

Apply for a Diversity & Inclusive Excellence Grant

Oct. 15, 2018

The grants fund innovative projects that promote diversity and inclusive excellence throughout the University of Colorado. The application deadline is Oct. 29.

CU Board of Regents

Board of Regents selects presidential search firm

Oct. 9, 2018

The board has selected a leading firm to assist in the search for CU's next president. Save the date for a presidential search town hall on the Boulder campus at 1 p.m. on Oct. 16.

Photo from Inter-American Commission on Human Rights hearings at CU Boulder

Hosted on campus, session of human rights hearings concludes

Oct. 5, 2018

Including a visit by the Puerto Rican governor, five days of more than 35 cases of alleged human rights violations across the Americas wrap up Oct. 5—the first time such hearings were held outside of Washington, D.C., and at an American law school.