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MLK Day to mark start of campus Power of Community initiative

Jan. 15, 2021

A campuswide initiative to build community resilience, foster a greater sense of connection and promote a healing climate among students, faculty and staff following a historic and challenging 2020 will debut Jan. 18 on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Rick George

CU Athletics adding associate athletic director for diversity, equity and inclusion

Jan. 14, 2021

CU Boulder Athletic Director Rick George is increasing the athletic department’s commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion upon the announcement of a new associate athletic director position.

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CU Dialogues created spaces for necessary conversations during 2020

Jan. 12, 2021

Last year was marked by a series of disruptions and ongoing injustice––COVID-19, racial uprisings and a contentious presidential election. The need for true dialogue has never been greater, and the CU Dialogues Program has been serving the campus since 2010.

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CU Boulder to advance resolutions to rename 2 buildings to honor Lucile Berkeley Buchanan; Albert and Vera Ramírez

Dec. 17, 2020

In February, CU Boulder will advance two resolutions before the University of Colorado Board of Regents that propose the renaming of the Education Building and Temporary Building 1 to honor three individuals who embody inclusive excellence.

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Diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives to continue in spring semester

Dec. 17, 2020

CU Boulder will continue to move major initiatives forward during the current academic year and beyond—including the pivotal work of the IDEA Council to prioritize and implement recommendations included in the Inclusion, Diversity and Excellence in Academics Plan.

CU Boulder student Isaiah Chavous listens to Chief Doreen Jokerst during the commander hiring process.

CU Boulder students participating in CUPD officer hiring process

Dec. 16, 2020

As the CU Boulder Police Department works to increase transparency, the next step in their process has been the inclusion of CU students on the hiring panels for police openings.

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Mobilizing women to lead tech

Dec. 15, 2020

The Leeds School and College of Engineering & Applied Science launched a new effort that’s emboldening young women to break into high tech—to be there with the confidence they deserve.

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Community Safety Task Force continues its work, encourages community feedback

Dec. 2, 2020

The Community Safety Task Force has continued its work to forge new paths and bring forth recommendations to increase accountability, transparency, engagement and trust. It's now asking for idea submissions before the new year.

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Womxn Who Make a Difference event honors 8 individuals

Dec. 1, 2020

The Center for Inclusion and Social Change held a virtual event on Nov. 18 to recognize womxn-identified campus community members who have made a difference at CU.

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What I learned from the toughest conversation I've had: A panel on Nov. 18

Nov. 11, 2020

Join the Center for Teaching & Learning virtually to pause, listen, and reflect on a conversation around connection, vulnerability and inclusivity in the unique Grounded Knowledge model of engagement.