Volunteers for Fall Welcome and Move-In

3 reasons to volunteer for Fall Welcome

July 16, 2021

Fall Welcome is almost here, and we’re seeking campus community members to help welcome new students and families to CU Boulder. Here are three reasons to volunteer for Fall Welcome.

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Preparing for move-in, Fall Welcome 2021

July 16, 2021

Fall Welcome occurs Aug. 15–29, with move-in beginning on Aug. 15. Here’s what faculty and staff need to know in preparation for the events.

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Register through July 15 for CU Second Year Adventure

July 7, 2021

Were you planning on participating in one of Recreation Services' incoming student trips last year? Are you looking to meet other second-year students or transfer students prior to the fall semester? This program is for you.

Old Main in springtime

Innovation Buffs program seeks staff with ideas for improving workplace diversity

July 1, 2021

Employees are invited to register to participate in a four-month program featuring human-centered design to develop solutions around workplace diversity, equity and inclusion.

Color guard and drumline in the 1993 Juneteenth Parade in Denver’s historic Five Points neighborhood

Juneteenth: Celebrating and learning with events, resources

June 18, 2021

Commemorated on June 19 each year, Juneteenth celebrates the freedom of enslaved people in the U.S., the end of the Civil War, and the self-determination of Black Americans. As a campus community we recognize and reflect on the importance of this day.

Juneteenth Emancipation Day Celebration, June 19, 1900, Texas.

From the University Libraries: Juneteenth history

June 15, 2021

In celebration of Juneteenth on June 19, learn from the University Libraries some of the history of the day, which commemorates milestones around emancipation.

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Voluntourism: Making the most of your next travel adventure

May 27, 2021

There are opportunities to make a positive impact wherever you go. Learn more about voluntourism, why it’s important and how to prepare so you’ll be ready for your next trip.

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Volunteer for LGBTQ+ STEM youth outreach this summer

May 19, 2021

Are you a CU Boulder community member wanting to make an impact for LGBTQ+ youth in STEM? Join this summer as a volunteer for the Pathways in STEM program, which is entirely online.

Students volunteering

Effective ways to volunteer after a natural disaster

May 17, 2021

Natural disasters can be unpredictable, and when they occur, how we respond to support the community can make all the difference. Here are some things to consider if you want to volunteer after a natural disaster.

Rhiana Gunn-Wright

Green New Deal author champions empathy and a thick skin

May 13, 2021

Working for a better climate won’t be easy, but will always be right, Rhiana Gunn-Wright told CU Boulder environmental studies graduates.