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When students, faculty and staff notice behaviors of concern

Feb. 2, 2023

CU Boulder has a sophisticated approach to identifying and sharing concerns. Here’s what to do if you think someone needs help.

Police Chief Doreen Jokerst

When faculty and staff notice behaviors of concern

Feb. 2, 2023

CU Boulder Police Chief Doreen Jokerst wants to remind faculty and staff how to recognize and report behaviors of concern, including information about how CUPD and the university respond once authorities are made aware.

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Celebrating Black History Month

Feb. 1, 2023

Several events are set for February as the CU Boulder community celebrates Black History Month 2023. Plan to attend gatherings around campus, take in movie screenings, explore and learn through the University Libraries guide, which includes resources for action and advocacy, and more.

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Student loan forgiveness workshops available February through May

Feb. 1, 2023

Navigate the complexities of federal student loan programs, such as Public Service Loan Forgiveness, with help. CU Employee Services encourages staff, who may qualify for PSLF through their work at CU, to join and find out how they can possibly lower their payments and work toward forgiveness.

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Mental health: 3 tips for supporting yourself, colleagues and students

Feb. 1, 2023

Personal circumstances, mental health conditions and other stressors can impact our mental health. Learn how you can best support yourself, your coworkers and your students.

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‘My Research Is My Hobby and Recreation’ with Jeff Mitton Feb. 14

Jan. 31, 2023

The Retired Faculty Association will welcome Jeff Mitton, emeritus professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, for a presentation based on his decades-old science column.

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Opening doors for a more robust exchange of ideas

Jan. 31, 2023

CU Boulder has been chosen by the Heterodox Academy for a new network to promote positive culture change through viewpoint diversity, open inquiry and constructive disagreement. All members of the campus, including faculty, staff and students, will be welcome to attend HxA events and activities.

People attend a candlelight vigil in memory of Tyre Nichols in Memphis, Tennessee

3 essential reads on police brutality, race and the power of video evidence

Jan. 30, 2023

The death of Tyre Nichols has triggered national outrage. Here are three must-read articles published by The Conversation over the past few years, one authored by CU Boulder Assistant Professor Sandra Ristovska examining interpretations of video evidence.

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5 tips for managing conflict with students

Jan. 30, 2023

The ideal classroom, lab or lecture fosters thoughtful discussions between you and your students. That being said, classroom conflict is inevitable. Here are some strategies to support students and promote conflict resolution.

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Three Minute Thesis competition to return Feb. 2

Jan. 30, 2023

Join this annual event to see graduate students distill their nine-hour theses down to three minutes each. The eleven competitors will be judged by a panel, including University of Colorado President Todd Saliman.