Chief Diversity Officer and Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement Bob Boswell

From Vice Chancellor Boswell: An update on 8 actions for change

Aug. 4, 2020

Since the chancellor issued his charge earlier this summer, ODECE and its many campus partners have been collaborating on multiple fronts. I’d like to share an update on our progress to achieve the eight immediate actions for change.

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Worst of Colorado recession may be behind us, new report shows

Aug. 5, 2020

The worst of the COVID-19-induced recession may be in the rear-view mirror for Colorado businesses, according to a University of Colorado Boulder report Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold released on Aug. 5.

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Check out Canvas enhancements and get tips

Aug. 5, 2020

Want to make Canvas’s SpeedGrader even faster? Want to count your students' discussion posts? The Office of Information Technology has the latest overview and tips on Canvas enhancements.

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5 things you need to know about the daily health form

Aug. 5, 2020

Completion of a daily health form is required for all faculty, staff and students each day you intend to be on the CU Boulder campus. Here are the five things you need to know about the form.

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CU Boulder police install in-vehicle cameras

Aug. 5, 2020

As part of ongoing efforts to provide greater public transparency, the CU Boulder Police Department has installed two Axon Fleet cameras inside each of its patrol cars.

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Twitter users may have changed their behavior after contact with Russian trolls

Aug. 5, 2020

The Internet Research Agency, a troll-farm based in St. Petersburg, reached out to thousands of Twitter users in the lead up to the 2016 presidential election. Afterward, some may have changed their behavior online.

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Waning attention to climate change amid pandemic could have lasting effects

Aug. 4, 2020

Attention to climate change has rapidly declined in recent months. That's concerning, say study authors who found that simply directing one's attention to an environmental risk—even briefly and involuntarily—makes people more concerned about it and willing to take action.

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New engineering research center aims to electrify transportation, expand education

Aug. 4, 2020

CU Boulder will play a major role in a new center focused on developing infrastructure and systems that facilitate the widespread adoption of electric vehicles.

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Fall intensive designed for graduate students who teach

Aug. 4, 2020

Upcoming workshops Aug. 19–21 are designed help you teach at CU Boulder, begin your professional development in postsecondary education and explore non-academic job opportunities. While designed for graduate students, many of the sessions are applicable to new educators at CU Boulder.

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Upcoming webinars: Navigating campus health policies with students

Aug. 4, 2020

Instructors and staff are invited to join webinars this month to learn about having effective conversations with students about the campus health and safety policy and managing classroom and community expectations.

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