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How social media makes breakups that much worse

Feb. 13, 2020

A new CU Boulder study documents how features such as News Feed, Memories, and shared groups and photos can bring painful reminders of exes into our lives even after we've taken measures to hide them on Facebook.

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Academic Futures year 3: Moving from themes to priorities

Feb. 6, 2020

The campus is continuing to engage in year three of Academic Futures—implementing the strategic initiatives’ themes and projects and transforming them into the campus’s work priorities.

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‘Spring forward’ to daylight saving time brings surge in deadly crashes

Jan. 30, 2020

Fatal car accidents increase 6% in the week following the switch to daylight saving time, according to new CU Boulder research. The study comes as California and Florida lawmakers consider doing away with the time change.

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CU Boulder announces expanded benefits and some fee adjustments for graduate students

Jan. 28, 2020

Among the changes are optional dental insurance for graduate students, a new parental leave policy for graduate students and a number of fee changes for all students.

Students look over Folsom Field during Fall Welcome 2019

Gain leadership experience, help welcome new students as a Journey Leader

Jan. 17, 2020

Are you proud to be a CU Buff? Do you want to gain valuable leadership experience? Then be the first to welcome new students and families to campus by joining the Journey Leader team.

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Fulfill your language learning resolution for 2020

Jan. 14, 2020

Join ALTEC to learn French, Italian, Japanese, Spanish or Thai. Hurry, classes start Jan. 27.

Paty Abril-Gonzalez (Holt) giving her first-place award-winning speech during the Three Minute Thesis Competition. Photo by Casey A. Cass/University of Colorado

Listen as students decribe their theses in just 3 minutes

Jan. 13, 2020

Join the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition on Jan. 31. All are welcome to attend this free event and participate in the People’s Choice award.

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Give yourself the gift of languages

Dec. 17, 2019

ALTEC spring 2020 classes include multiple levels of French, Italian and Spanish plus beginner's classes in Japanese and Thai. Come learn with us!

Dean Scott Adler

From Dean Adler: Congratulations to December graduates

Dec. 16, 2019

To those receiving your master’s and doctoral degrees this month, I’d like to express my sincerest congratulations. Thank you for your contributions to our campus community.

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The future of Financial Futures

Dec. 10, 2019

What began as an initiative is proving to be a robust, data-informed process by which the best ideas from all areas of campus can be reviewed, prioritized and implemented. In 2020, we will focus on transitioning to a more regular, ongoing manner of aligning our resources with our mission.