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Chancellor invites nominations for 2022 Hazel Barnes Prize

Dec. 2, 2021

One of the most prestigious awards at CU Boulder, the Hazel Barnes Prize focuses on the enriching relationship between teaching and research. Nominations are now being accepted through March 4.

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Nominate a colleague for the chancellor's Employee of the Year Awards

Aug. 27, 2021

Chancellor DiStefano invites nominations for the Employee of the Year Awards by Sept. 30. The awards are presented in recognition of and appreciation for exceptional job performance and distinguished contributions to the campus community, based on criteria among job performance, leadership, service and interpersonal skills.

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Nominate through May 21 for the CU Boulder Sustainability Council

April 22, 2021

Chancellor Philip DiStefano announced the establishment of the CU Boulder Sustainability Council, open to students, faculty and staff. The group will foster and assist the integration of sustainability across all aspects of the university.

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Get recognized for improving CU business processes

April 6, 2021

CU employees have good ideas that they put into practice every day, creating new solutions that save time and more. The CU Innovation & Efficiency Awards Program is designed to recognize these practices. Submit your idea by April 30.

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Nominate a colleague for the new Staff Recognition Award

March 24, 2021

Staff Council is excited to offer a new campuswide staff recognition program that the entire CU employee community can participate in. The nomination form is simple and a way to recognize a staff member for going above and beyond.

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Nominations open (and easier than ever) for the Alumni Awards

March 19, 2021

Every Forever Buff has a story. If you know a particularly inspiring one, share by nominating them for an Alumni Award. This prestigious CU tradition goes back nearly a century, celebrating the achievements and legacies of amazing alumni, students, faculty and staff.

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Nominate for the graduate student government’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Award

March 16, 2021

The application period closes March 31 for the Graduate and Professional Student Government awards recognizing the anti-racism and inclusivity work done by graduate and professional students.

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Help recognize leadership, engagement: Nominate campus members for involvement awards

March 8, 2021

The deadline is March 26 to nominate students, student organizations, faculty and staff for the CU Boulder Involvement Awards presented by the Center for Student Involvement and the Colorado Creed.

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Students: Who is your most inspiring CU Boulder educator?

March 4, 2021

Student nominations for the Best Should Teach awards are open, so tell us about outstanding full-time faculty and senior instructors from any college or school across campus.

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Nominate a colleague for the outreach award

Feb. 26, 2021

Do you know staff or nontenure-track faculty doing exemplary outreach and engagement work? Consider nominating them by March 24 for this year’s $5,000 Anne K. Heinz Staff Award for Excellence in Outreach and Engagement.