From Student Affairs is a series for discovering the roles of Student Affairs on campus as a resource for not only students but also faculty and staff. 

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Austin Jamar ‘JB’ Banks named associate vice chancellor and dean of students

July 14, 2020

Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Akirah J. Bradley has named Austin Jamar “JB” Banks as the associate vice chancellor and dean of students. Additionally, Devin Cramer has been appointed as the assistant dean of students.

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Plan ahead for Fall Welcome, move-in 2020

July 9, 2020

Fall Welcome will occur Aug. 17 to Sept. 5, with move-in beginning on Aug. 17. Here’s what faculty and staff need to know to prepare.

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From Student Affairs: Supporting survivors of sexual assault

April 11, 2019

The way a person responds to a survivor matters. Get tips from the Office of Victim Assistance as part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

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From Student Affairs: Recognizing and responding to mental health concerns

March 28, 2019

Many students may be feeling extra overwhelmed and stressed this month. Get examples to help you recognize the signs of mental health concerns and tips for how you can help.

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From Student Affairs: Supporting student mental health

March 18, 2019

Nationally, college students are experiencing increasing levels of anxiety and mental health challenges. Learn more about the factors contributing to this rise and how you can help.

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From Student Affairs: Responding to student substance abuse

March 6, 2019

Approaching the topic of substance abuse and having a conversation with students can help when it comes to the choices they make and knowing when to get help.

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From Student Affairs: Supporting students in unfortunate circumstances

Feb. 18, 2019

Many students will encounter difficult circumstances during their time at CU Boulder. Here are some tips that can help you help them.

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From Student Affairs: Tips for writing recommendation letters

Feb. 4, 2019

Spring can be peak application time for students, which means you may receive an increase in requests for recommendation letters. Get tips from Career Services to make the process easier.

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From Student Affairs: Supporting student involvement

Jan. 18, 2019

As we begin a new semester, faculty and staff are instrumental in helping students find their niche on campus, cultivate a sense of belonging on campus and enhance their overall experience at CU.

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From Student Affairs: Self-care tips for winter break

Dec. 6, 2018

Self-care doesn't have to be a big investment of time or money. Whether you have a few minutes or a few days, here are some ideas to relax and recharge over the break.