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Juneteenth: Celebrating and learning with events, resources

June 18, 2021

Commemorated on June 19 each year, Juneteenth celebrates the freedom of enslaved people in the U.S., the end of the Civil War, and the self-determination of Black Americans. As a campus community we recognize and reflect on the importance of this day.

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Learn the basics of PERA benefits June 25

June 17, 2021

Join an interactive PERA 101 webinar from 2–3 p.m. on Friday, June 25, where you’ll learn about the hidden gems included in your PERA benefits, along with steps to take now—no matter where you are in your career—to make the most of this important benefit.

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Get bear safety tips

June 16, 2021

Bears are sporadically seen in the Boulder foothills and, on rare occasions, campus.

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Apply to the 2021-22 University Perspective Program by July 16

June 16, 2021

Participants gain firsthand knowledge of the university through meetings with senior leaders on the Boulder campus and each of the other three campuses in the CU system, as well as the CU system office.

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Apply for a grant to create or adapt Open Educational Resources

June 15, 2021

Apply to receive a grant to create Open Educational Resources for use in courses and create cost savings for students. Applications are due July 6.

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Air pollution exposure during pregnancy may boost babies’ obesity risk

June 10, 2021

New research shows pregnant women exposed to higher levels of air pollution have babies who grow unusually fast in the first months after birth, putting on excess fat that puts them at risk of obesity and related diseases later in life.

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Get a head start on building your fall courses

June 9, 2021

The Office of Information Technology is running Canvas trainings all summer, including sessions on designing more engaging Canvas pages, adding interactive video content and streamlining how you add content to your Canvas course with MultiTool.

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Strategic transformation team to lead next phase of Financial Futures

June 7, 2021

The next phase of the campus’s Financial Futures initiative, led by a cross-functional CU Boulder team, is set to occur through June 2023 with a focus on building the university’s financial resilience.

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CU Boulder looks to fill top human resources position

June 7, 2021

CU Boulder is looking for a senior associate vice chancellor/chief human resources officer who is passionate about higher education and dedicated to helping ensure achievements among the university's learning and research missions.

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Presentation June 29 to address supporting college students with autism spectrum disorder

June 4, 2021

This introductory presentation for faculty and staff will provide an overview of autism spectrum disorder, its impact on the college experience and best practices for supporting neurodivergent students at CU.