Kevin MacLennan addresses first-year students at the 2015 CU Kickoff at Folsom Field

Kevin MacLennan to retire after nearly 30 years of service to CU Boulder

July 26, 2022

Kevin MacLennan, associate vice chancellor of enrollment management, will be retiring from the university after nearly 30 years of service, effective Sept. 1.

Theresa Hernandez

Theresa Hernández to apply health expertise in position that prepares student-athletes for life success

July 26, 2022

CU Boulder’s Theresa Hernández will become the first director of Athletics’ Crawford Family WHOLE Student-Athlete Program, a nationally recognized initiative, effective Aug. 1.

Lori Hunter

Lori Hunter named director of Institute of Behavioral Science

July 8, 2022

Lori Hunter has been named director of the Institute of Behavioral Science, which applies leading-edge social and behavioral science to inform and influence policies and actions with a national and international impact.

Keith Molenaar

Keith Molenaar to become CU Boulder’s dean of engineering

June 30, 2022

Provost Russell Moore named Keith Molenaar dean of the College of Engineering and Applied Science. Molenaar has been acting dean since the departure of former dean Bobby Braun in 2020.

Frank Eparvier

Frank Eparvier named new LASP lead scientist

June 24, 2022

The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) has appointed Frank Eparvier as its new associate director for science. His new role will start on July 1.

aerial view of the CU Boulder campus, city of Boulder and mountains

Chadd Medina named director, university risk management Boulder campus

June 21, 2022

Chadd Medina has been named director of university risk management Boulder campus operations following Carolyn Peet’s recent retirement. His new role became effective June 1.

CU Museum of Natural History building

Jaelyn Eberle named interim director of CU Museum of Natural History

June 17, 2022

Eberle will begin serving as interim director of the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History effective July 1. She has been with the museum for 20 years, including a previous stint as interim director.

Engineering Center

A look back on Professor Jana Milford’s career as she prepares to retire

June 2, 2022

After nearly three decades, Professor Jana Milford is set to retire in August. Milford has held many titles, from Department of Mechanical Engineering chair and director of the Environmental Engineering Program to founding faculty advisor for the Engineering GoldShirt Program.

Shirley Chessman

‘Invaluable’ lab engineer Shirley Chessman set to retire

June 2, 2022

Anyone who has spent time in the Idea Forge has come to know Shirley Chessman. After working as the Idea Forge mechanical lab engineer for the past seven years, Chessman is retiring this summer.

Yonca Ertimur

Russell Moore names Yonca Ertimur acting dean of Leeds School

May 31, 2022

Effective July 1, Professor Yonca Ertimur will be the acting dean of the Leeds School of Business. She will succeed Sharon Matusik.