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First Financial Futures projects identify $30M in potential impact

May 1, 2019

Launching last year, Financial Futures delved into four areas of focus: procurement, use of gift funds, new revenue generation and portfolio evaluation, resulting in the identification of 14 opportunities or workstreams.

Campus community members sit in circle at Diversity and Inclusion Summit session

IDEA Plan draft posted as chancellor and cabinet prepare for next steps

May 1, 2019

The revised draft of the IDEA Plan—the campus’s working blueprint for achieving diversity, equity and inclusive excellence—has been delivered to the chancellor, provost and senior vice chancellor for review.

The Koelbel Building on the CU Boulder campus

April 17: Get an update on the campus strategic initiatives

April 12, 2019

You're invited to join a spring update and panel discussion from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. on April 17 on where the initiatives stand, how they fit together and what to expect next year. Can't attend in person? Tune in via livestream.

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Strategic initiatives in high gear with semester’s end in sight

April 2, 2019

CU Boulder’s strategic initiatives continue to move ahead, integrate and come together. Read the monthly update, including information on Academic Futures, Financial Futures, the IDEA Plan and more.

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First-year experience committee report seeks community input

March 22, 2019

A report calling for the expansion of residential academic experiences for all incoming first-year students and making that experience financially accessible has been posted for a 30-day review.

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Classics’ Jackie Elliott named to interdisciplinarity committee

March 8, 2019

Adam Bradley, previously announced as a member of the committee, is unable to serve due to scheduling conflicts. Jackie Elliott, associate professor and chair of classics, has now been named to the committee.

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Strategic initiatives moving ahead

March 5, 2019

What’s happening with our strategic initiatives? Get the monthly update, including information on Academic Futures, Financial Futures, the IDEA Plan, Foundations of Excellence and more.

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Nostra culpa: Arts and humanities thought leaders added to interdisciplinarity committee

March 5, 2019

You might have noticed when we recently announced the composition of the interdisciplinarity committee, we neglected to include arts and humanities faculty from the College of Arts and Sciences. This was an oversight.

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Interdisciplinary Teaching, Research and Creative Work Committee named

Feb. 26, 2019

Interim Dean Jim White today announced the composition of the committee, which will explore what the campus needs to effectively embrace interdisciplinarity in both education and scholarship.

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Online Strategy Working Group members named

Feb. 21, 2019

Dean Robert McDonald has announced the composition of the Online Strategy Working Group, commissioned to develop a roadmap integrating recommendations from Academic Futures and Financial Futures.