Old Main building during winter

Academic Futures: Notes from a great conversation, Jan. 31 edition

Jan. 31, 2018

The Academic Futures Committee is reviewing campus input from last semester. Members of the community can now see that input to get a keen sense of the marvelous visions and ideas contributed so far in the process.

Provost Russell L. Moore and Senior Vice Chancellor and CFO Kelly Fox

From the Provost and SVC: The next steps in Academic Futures

Jan. 30, 2018

As the new semester is off and running, we wanted to take this opportunity to update you on the next important phases of Academic Futures: Rethinking the university—the futures of learning and discovery.

Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement Bob Boswell

From the VC for Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement: An update on making excellence inclusive

Jan. 25, 2018

We strive to act with commitment and passion in our work to create new approaches and partnerships that advance diversity, equity and inclusion. I would like to provide you with an update on where that work stands and where we're going.

Students are in the classroom.

Post-survey, Foundations of Excellence committee shares response rates

Dec. 18, 2017

With thanks to the campus community for taking part in recent surveys, the committee is processing the data and assessing policies and programs, staying on target to produce reports in February, culminating in final recommendations in April.

Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Russell Moore

From the Provost: It's not just what we're doing, it's how we're doing it

Dec. 12, 2017

As fall semester closes and winter break approaches, it's a good time to reflect on our academic accomplishments so far this year, and on the spirit and values that fuel these successes.

Old Main building during fall

Academic Futures: At a transitional moment

Nov. 15, 2017

As we've arrived at the end of the facilitated campus conversations, stay tuned because there is a good deal more engagement to come via white papers, faculty forums and more.

Old Main building during fall

Academic Futures: Demonstrating the power of listening

Nov. 8, 2017

The Diversity and Inclusion Summit has provided a great reminder of CU Boulder's need to listen to its students and form solutions based on how people actually experience the university.

Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Russell Moore

From the Provost: Extending the horizon on Academic Futures

Nov. 7, 2017

Since we began Academic Futures, I have been struck by a constant question from our campus community: "Is this for real?" It's a natural question, and the answer to all its variations is "yes."

Old Main building during fall

Academic Futures: Putting it plainly on input

Nov. 1, 2017

We know the Academic Futures campus conversation is taking valuable time. We want to update you on what we're seeing and ways we've augmented the process to accommodate the needs of the community.

Student works on laptop in the UMC fountain area.

Update on projects to improve student experience at CU Boulder

Oct. 27, 2017

As part of the effort to create a more streamlined student experience, CU Boulder has launched Foundations of Excellence, a campuswide initiative to improve the first-year undergraduate experience.