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Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Hazel Barnes Award

Sept. 7, 2016

The Hazel Barnes Prize is one of the most prestigious awards at the University of Colorado Boulder and focuses on the enriching relationship that occurs between teaching and research. Nominees should be regionally and nationally recognized, tenured faculty members who are not only outstanding teachers but also have distinguished records in research and scholarship over a substantial period of time.

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Help CU Boulder researchers test a 'fitness tracker' for the brain

Sept. 7, 2016

Ever caught yourself daydreaming of your next vacation or an old memory? Do you wonder what your idle thoughts throughout the day actually mean? If so, scientists at the University of Colorado Boulder have a free smartphone app that might help shed more light on how and why the mind wanders.

I am because we are.

Save the date: 2016 Diversity and Inclusion Summit Nov. 8-9

Sept. 7, 2016

The 22nd annual Diversity and Inclusion Summit, "Building the Roadmap: I am Because We Are," will be held on campus Nov. 8-9.

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Upcoming Universal Design workshops

Sept. 7, 2016

Move your content forward - join an upcoming workshop on Universal Design. Learner's Lunches in September include: All About Document Design; Hacks for Presentations; Digital Media Best Practices. Visit the campus accessibility website for a full calendar of workshops, as well as open office hours.

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Get to know newest visiting scholar in conservative thought

Sept. 6, 2016

Francis Beckwith, the 2016-17 Visiting Scholar in Conservative Thought and Policy, is now on campus teaching courses, arranging the appearance of guest speakers on campus. Learn more about him through this Q&A.

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Faculty and staff discounts available at Buffs Team Store

Sept. 6, 2016

Show your Buff pride on Spirit Fridays with apparel from the Buffs Team Store, located between the Champions Center and the Indoor Practice Facility. Every Wednesday, CU Boulder faculty and staff receive a 15 percent discount when showing a valid Buff OneCard at time of purchase.

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Chancellor’s Corner: Campaign activity rules; introducing Significant Events Team

Sept. 6, 2016

The campaign season is upon us and we know from recent experience that our campus is a popular location for campaign stops. Participating in the democratic process is certainly a privilege, but as public employees we have special responsibilities.

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Holiday Festival single tickets on sale Sept. 18

Sept. 6, 2016

Continuing its beloved annual tradition of seasonal music and festive holiday decorations at Macky Auditorium, the CU Boulder College of Music has announced that single tickets will go on sale Sunday, Sept. 18.

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$5.9 million grant to expand youth violence prevention work in Denver

Sept. 6, 2016

The Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence at the University of Colorado Boulder has received a five-year $5.9 million grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to expand its youth violence prevention work in two Denver neighborhoods.

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Tonight and tomorrow: Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema

Sept. 2, 2016

ATLAS Center for Media, Art and Performance presents the 13th annual premiere of the Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema, dedicated to works that merge the beauty of dance with the innovations of cinematic art. Comprising 19 short films by local, regional and international artists, screenings on Friday and Saturday feature different programs. Looping video installations open at 7 p.m.