Sundial at Norlin Library

Library survey helps improve services

Oct. 10, 2016

You Asked. We Listened. The University Libraries would like to thank the hundreds of students and faculty who filled out our recent user survey. We’d like to share what we learned. We made several changes in response the last survey, three years ago, and this year’s results showed big improvements. This year’s survey demonstrated some consistent themes about where we’re succeeding and where we need to improve.

View from the Mountain Research Station

Winter, Wilderness and Climate

Oct. 9, 2016

In partnership with the Getches-Wilkinson Center, join The Wilderness Society and Protect Our Winters for an interactive presentation about energy development and climate impacts on our public lands. Wednesday, Oct. 12 at 5:30 p.m.

Pieces of wood read: Career, family, life, hope

Explore positive family interactions through FSAP's parenting workshop

Oct. 7, 2016

Join the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program as they explore the approaches that are most likely to increase positive interactions and strong emotional connections in their family system.

Pink Life Saver Mammography bus

Pink Life Saver Mobile Mammography Bus visits on third Thursdays

Oct. 7, 2016

The Pink Life Saver, a mobile mammography program of University of Colorado Hospital, will be on the east campus (south of the ARCE building) from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Oct. 20.

Mary Kraus

Undergraduate experience motivates OUE changes

Oct. 7, 2016

The Office of Undergraduate Education (OUE) has seen many changes over the past six months, all designed around a collaborative approach to improving the undergraduate experience.

a researcher pours a liquid solution into a beaker

Turning brewery wastewater into battery power

Oct. 7, 2016

CU Boulder engineers have developed an innovative bio-manufacturing process that uses a fungus in brewery wastewater to create the carbon-based materials needed to make energy storage cells.

A detail from the "We Have Flowers" exhibit

Emerging Artist Studio Tour and First Thursday, tonight

Oct. 6, 2016

Join the Department of Art & Art History and the CU Art Museum for a great night out. Over 52 studio doors will be open from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Visual Arts Complex, as part of the Boulder Open Studios Program. From 5 to 7 p.m. the CU Art Museum will celebrate the work of Boulder-based artist Ana Maria Hernando as part of their First Thursday program.

CU Alerts login page

Texas college system sends text alerts to some CU Boulder affiliates

Oct. 6, 2016

After receiving several reports of a non-CU text alert received by some affiliates yesterday, campus officials began an investigation with the vendor that provides our text alert system, RAVE Mobile Safety. Searches in social media further revealed that the same message was being received by affiliates at many universities across the United States.

CU Police car

Incident terminology: What is an active harmer?

Oct. 6, 2016

During the two incidents yesterday, we heard from some of you about some of the terms we used in our emergency communication. We hope this will help everyone understand what the terms mean and why we use them.

Chancellor DiStefano

Chancellor's Corner: Thank you to our community

Oct. 6, 2016

As we come back together after a tough day on campus, I again extend my appreciation to all of our community members who stepped up and made a difference in each other’s lives yesterday.

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