Get details on National Hispanic Heritage Month, Indigenous Peoples Day and other events. Learn about Adelante and other employee affinity groups. Get to know María Castro Barajas, director of the Precollege Bridge Program, in a short Q&A, and more.
Faculty and staff are invited to participate in employee affinity groups, which can play an important role in nurturing an inclusive campus culture. Learn about them, as well as DEI-related events and resources in this monthly update.
Several campus initiatives seeking to eliminate barriers to the academic, research and career success of students, faculty and staff are underway through a seed grant program led by the Office of the Senior Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.
Campus leaders encourage students, staff and faculty to reflect on the history and significance of Juneteenth, traditionally celebrated on June 19. Also, a search is underway for an assistant vice chancellor for Native American affairs. Read about these updates and more.
The Buff Undergraduate Success initiative made important progress this academic year on 11 projects focused on increasing retention and creating a sense of belonging for CU Boulder undergraduates. The team has its sights set on fall 2023.
Academic and administrative planning units on campus—a total of 36—are continuing to develop action plans to improve student, staff and faculty outcomes. UndocuAlly sessions are scheduled through July. Read about these updates and more in the monthly DEI update.
The campus community is invited to events coinciding with Women’s History Month, International Women’s Day and raising awareness about issues and identities in the transgender community. Read up on this and more.
The proposal for learning objectives and outcomes for a common undergraduate curriculum at CU Boulder won approval at the end of the fall 2022 semester among nearly all college and school faculty governance groups, the University Libraries and the Program in Environmental Design, as well as the Boulder Faculty Assembly.
CU Boulder invites the campus community to attend the systemwide CU Social Justice Summit on Jan. 31. Also, we're looking ahead to Black History Month, and UndocuAlly trainings are return for the spring. Get updates on these topics and more!