Boulder Creek flood damage in 2013

What to know about the summer season and flash flooding

June 12, 2023

Summer in Colorado often means plenty of sunshine and great weather for outdoor activities, but it also brings the threat of flash floods and other extreme conditions. Want to learn more? Check out these health and safety reminders.

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Free summer yoga classes available

June 5, 2023

Faculty and staff are invited to join free yoga classes this summer at the Rec Center, no membership required. Please register in advance.

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Staff Council to hold blood drive June 13–14

June 5, 2023

Not just for employees—join Staff Council at the Rec Center for World Blood Donor Day, where your donation can save up to three lives. There will be snacks and giveaways for all who attend.

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Final reminder: Review and save Google files by June 13

June 2, 2023

This is the final reminder to save Google files shared with you by alumni, retirees and no-longer-affiliated community members by June 13. On June 14, files shared by these affiliates will be deleted.

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Take advantage of vacation time

June 2, 2023

Scheduling vacation time offers many benefits, yet stepping away from work responsibilities can feel challenging for many people. While leaving work for a time can add extra stress and effort, there are steps you can take to ease the burden and feel confident and prepared to enjoy the break.

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Campus garages to close temporarily for cleaning

June 2, 2023

This summer, Parking and Transportation Services will be power washing parking garages. Specific garages will be closed for short periods of time. Check for dates and details.

CU Denver, CU Boulder and UCCS mascots with Dingo, the purple dinosaur mascot of the Colorado Rockies

Join CU Night at the Rockies on Aug. 18

June 2, 2023

Coors Field welcomes the CU community to cheer on the Colorado Rockies against the Chicago White Sox. This special ticket package includes a limited edition, CU-themed Rockies hat, as well as a $2 donation to CU scholarships.

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Become a language Buff

June 2, 2023

Whether you want to be a part of the multilingual community at school or work, or become a more confident international traveler, learning a language with ALTEC is an excellent next step. Summer registration is open through June 23.

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Sign up today for professional development over the summer

June 1, 2023

The Human Resources training team supports employees’ professional development by providing learning opportunities on a variety of workplace topics, including management skills, inclusive practices and personal productivity.

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A Boulder-and-beyond bucket list of summer adventures

May 31, 2023

There is so much to do in Colorado over the summer, even in your own backyard. Here’s our list of the must-do summer adventures in Boulder County and a few beyond.