Students show their work during the ATLAS Institute Research Showcase. (Photo by Patrick Campbell/University of Colorado)

Interdisciplinary teaching, research and creative works

Sept. 3, 2019

Interdisciplinary teaching, research and creative work have long been expressed values of the faculty, strong desires of generations of students and exciting challenges to staff.

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Other Academic Futures project updates

Sept. 3, 2019

Learn more about projects including governance; campus success; what it means to be a public university; sustaining, supporting and inspiring our community; and internationalizing the campus.

Old Main building during fall

Academic Futures year-3 implementation: Enacting our commitment to furthering public good

Sept. 3, 2019

As CU Boulder enters into year three of the Academic Futures initiative, our implementation begins in earnest. Campus will experience the integration of our strategic initiatives into Academic Futures’ projects and themes.

Aerial view of CU and city of Boulder

Financial Futures: Community-generated ideas are creating impact

Sept. 3, 2019

Financial Futures will continue its focus in fall 2019 on supporting and enhancing the mission of CU Boulder through strategic financial alignment.

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Get in on conversation and coffee

Aug. 30, 2019

Join Executive Vice Chancellor and COO Kelly Fox for the perfect blend of conversation on topics such as campus initiatives, operations and finance.

Ann Smead, left, and Brian Argrow, chair of the aerospace engineering department, cut a ribbon held by drones at a ceremony at the new Aerospace Engineering Sciences Building

New aerospace engineering building launches, gets VIP visits

Aug. 26, 2019

The new building will be home for faculty and students seeking to expand humanity’s presence in space—and explore our home planet, too.

Kelly Fox, executive vice chancellor and chief operating officer for CU Boulder

Kelly Fox named CU Boulder executive vice chancellor and COO

Aug. 20, 2019

Chancellor Phil DiStefano announced today that he has promoted Kelly Fox to executive vice chancellor and chief operating officer for CU Boulder.

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May 13 workshop cultivates inclusive leadership

May 23, 2019

Around 130 CU Boulder leaders from the Academic Affairs, Advancement, and Strategic Resources and Support divisions came together in a workshop to learn the art of cultivating inclusive leadership.

Old Main during spring

Academic Futures is leading campus transformation

May 1, 2019

As the semester winds down, Academic Futures has completed another year of rich conversations that are now yielding considerable progress.

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First Financial Futures projects identify $30M in potential impact

May 1, 2019

Launching last year, Financial Futures delved into four areas of focus: procurement, use of gift funds, new revenue generation and portfolio evaluation, resulting in the identification of 14 opportunities or workstreams.