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Where we're going: Chancellor DiStefano shares vision, goals for academic year

Sept. 23, 2021

As part of the 2021 State of the Campus event, Chancellor Philip DiStefano reflects on the past pandemic year with gratitude and a look ahead to a year focused on student well-being, improving diversity, equity and inclusion, and continuing the rigorous academic work that makes CU Boulder a leading research university.

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COVID-19 campus updates: Sept. 23 edition

Sept. 23, 2021

Among students who completed the COVID-19 vaccination requirement process, 95 percent are vaccinated. Read more in this week's update.

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Community remembrance for Frances Draper set for Oct. 9

Sept. 23, 2021

Family, friends and community members from CU Boulder and beyond will pay tribute to former Vice Chancellor for Strategic Relations Frances Draper in a memorial service at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 9.

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New cereal box-sized satellite to explore alien planets

Sept. 23, 2021

For years, many scientists didn't think that CubeSats, or unusually small spacecraft, could take on serious science questions. Now, for the first time, a NASA-funded CubeSat mission will explore planets orbiting far-away stars.

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Solution design continues in budget model redesign project

Sept. 23, 2021

The budget model redesign project aims to develop a more transparent and responsive allocation of funding and an enhanced ability to support the university’s mission and priorities. Get updates and plan to attend an info session in October or November.

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Celebrating fall in Boulder

Sept. 23, 2021

The colors of changing leaves, chilly weather, Halloween—there's a lot to love about the fall season in Colorado! From seasonal activities to fun events, there are many ways to participate in the festivities.

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10 things to do this weekend: Nature scavenger hunt, pool party, more

Sept. 23, 2021

This weekend brings Feel Good Fridays, open mic night, an “In the Heights” movie screening, yoga for stress and anxiety, a Buff Pool party with live music, “Climate Cabaret” and more.

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CU Boulder designated as a Hunger Free Campus

Sept. 23, 2021

With the implementation of the Feed the Stampede food assistance program over the past year, CU Boulder has been designated a Hunger Free Campus as part of a statewide initiative to address disparities in food insecurity on college campuses.

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Embedded clinician rides along to help students facing mental health challenges

Sept. 22, 2021

Counseling and Psychiatric Services and the CU Boulder Police Department have collaborated on a co-responder position to “triage” mental health issues and connect students to resources.

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CU Boulder researchers to tackle asteroids, swarming robots at ScienceWriters2021

Sept. 22, 2021

Register by Sept. 30 for ScienceWriters2021, the nation's premier science communications workshop. The Oct. 8–11 event, which is all virtual this year, will feature an array of panels and speakers, including CU Boulder faculty on how insects can influence robots and what can be learned from asteroids.