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COVID-19 campus updates: April 8 edition

April 8, 2021

Through the spring semester, campus officials are providing weekly updates. In this issue: Campus public health clinic discontinues Saturday hours; Boulder County issues new mask order; and more.

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Volunteer for Grad Appreciation Days

April 7, 2021

While the commencement ceremony this year will be livestreamed, there will be a few in-person opportunities beginning April 20. Help the campus celebrate the class of 2021—volunteer.

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Academic freedom and social media: Reflections and suggestions April 14

April 7, 2021

Join as the campus continues its dialogue on academic freedom with a panel discussion on social media, sponsored by the Keller Center for the Study of the 1st Amendment, the Office of the Chancellor and Faculty Affairs.

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From Rick George: Leveraging our platform in Athletics for meaningful change

April 7, 2021

Racial injustice and inequity have been embedded in our culture for centuries, and the events of the last 12 months have spurred long overdue national discussions about these issues. Read more from Athletic Director Rick George.

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Get recognized for improving CU business processes

April 6, 2021

CU employees have good ideas that they put into practice every day, creating new solutions that save time and more. The CU Innovation & Efficiency Awards Program is designed to recognize these practices. Submit your idea by April 30.

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Finding ‘Exquisite Hope’ in community and poetry

April 6, 2021

The University Libraries invite you to celebrate National Poetry Month 2021 with us by sharing a line or two of poetry for this year's community poem. Entries will be accepted through April 30.

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Making small changes to teaching for big impacts

April 6, 2021

Do you want to make changes to your teaching but feel worried about the time it takes to revise your courses? Join the CTL's Summer Teaching and Assessment Institute in May to develop evidence-based, small changes that can make big impacts on student learning.

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Preparing for move-in, Fall Welcome 2021

April 6, 2021

Plans are underway to welcome our new class of students and provide opportunities to build community. Fall Welcome will occur Aug. 15–29, with move-in beginning on Aug. 15. Here’s what faculty and staff need to know to prepare.

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Enhance your leadership skills with virtual programs in April

April 5, 2021

The Department of Human Resources is offering two virtual learning and development courses in April that are designed for those who lead: Leading at the Speed of Trust; and The 4 Essential Roles of Leadership.

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CU's top startups garner $30K at New Venture Challenge specialty prize nights

April 2, 2021

Winners representing all corners of campus were awarded $30,000 for competitions in the categories of impact, newcomer and female founder. The New Venture Challenge championships will be held April 13.