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Spring emergency alerts test scheduled for April 4

March 29, 2018

The test will take place around noon on Wednesday, testing the campus's ability to send emergency communications via multiple channels. Also, Boulder County will kick off its season of monthly emergency warning sirens tests on April 2.

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Let's talk about Rx use: What is an opioid?

March 8, 2018

Whether you've heard about the opioid crisis, are concerned about a friend or just want to know more about prescription use and safety, here are the basics.

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What you need to know about emergency alerts at CU Boulder

Feb. 22, 2018

Now is a good time to make sure your information is in the campus alert system correctly. If you live off campus, you might also consider checking with your city and county for any alerts registration systems offered there.

Snow on the CU Boulder campus

Be prepared for the next storm: What you need to know about delayed starts, campus protocols

Feb. 20, 2018

Delayed starts mean that all classes ahead of opening time must be canceled. And, if you didn't get a snow delay text this morning, make sure you've properly registered your phone number.

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Crossing at a crosswalk: Dangerous for all involved

Feb. 15, 2018

Every day, we face a danger like we never thought we would in our lifetime: crossing the street at the crosswalk. But this danger could be lessened if we all just followed a few simple rules.

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Stalking Awareness Month: How to help a friend who is being stalked

Jan. 25, 2018

If you know someone experiencing a pattern of behavior that is causing them to feel fear or alter their everyday activities, there are ways to support them.

CU Boulder facilities management workers clear snow and ice from the steps to Farrand Field

Campus snow removal an exercise in safety, coordination

Jan. 22, 2018

Ever wonder what it takes to clear campus after a big snowstorm? Snow removal at CU Boulder is an all-hands-on-deck choreographed operation that involves several on- and off-campus groups.

Person following someone down a street

Stalking Awareness Month: Don't ignore it

Jan. 18, 2018

So, what is stalking? Stalking is a pattern of behavior directed at a specific person that would cause a reasonable person to feel fear or alter their everyday activities. Learn more.

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January is National Stalking Awareness Month

Jan. 11, 2018

Stalking happens in communities across the country, and chances are you know someone who has been stalked. Being someone who takes stalking seriously and is willing to help can make a difference.

Students walk by Farrand Field, where many of the surrounding oak trees are infested with Allokermes scale

Crews correct oak tree treatment for Allokermes scale

Jan. 9, 2018

Work in recent days to protect some of our campus trees resulted in a contractor inadvertently using a different product than we'd specified for the job. Learn more.