Old Main building during fall

Academic Futures: Notes from a great conversation

Oct. 11, 2017

Convener Jeff Cox and facilitator Emily CoBabe-Ammann update the community on how the Academic Futures conversation is progressing and provide information on how to get involved.

Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Russell Moore

From the Provost: Academic Futures draws from our community, shapes our future

Oct. 10, 2017

I'm pleased to report to you this week on several developments that mark important progress in our Academic Futures process, including the appointment of Academic Futures Committee members.

Bud Coleman speaks at convocation 2017

Bud Coleman next to step into leading role of commencement marshal

Oct. 9, 2017

No stranger to ritual and pageantry, theater professor and endowed chair Bud Coleman will serve as the next commencement marshal.

ENVD Praxis Playscape Senior Design class

Putting the 'fun' in crowdfunding

Oct. 9, 2017

CU Boulder's crowdfunding program is an online platform that allows students, faculty and staff to raise money for projects, initiatives and experiences. Learn more at an info. session Oct. 11.

Class being held outside

Exploring Student Affairs: Talking about alcohol, other drugs

Oct. 9, 2017

Students may choose to experiment with alcohol and drugs for a variety of reasons. Having a conversation about substance use can help students when it comes to the choices they make.

Professor Janet DeGrazia, center, is flanked by Chancellor Philip DiStefano and Associate Dean of Engineering Ken Anderson.

Celebrating faculty achievements

Oct. 6, 2017

Among the countless contributions and achievements faculty represent, several were recognized at the 12th annual faculty convocation honoring recently tenured or promoted members of the community, as well as teaching professors.

Teaching excellence in Arts & Sciences.

Update on new A&S General Education curriculum

Oct. 5, 2017

Faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences voted in September 2016 to implement a new set of General Education requirements that will replace the current A&S Core Curriculum. Read an update on the transition.

New Director of INSTAAR Alan Townsend

Alan Townsend named new director of INSTAAR

Oct. 5, 2017

After an internal search, Vice Chancellor for Research & Innovation Terri Fiez appointed Alan Townsend director of INSTAAR. After 17 years at CU Boulder and a stretch at Duke University, Townsend returned as associate vice chancellor for research earlier this year.

Old Main on CU Boulder campus.

Academic Futures: The progress of a great conversation

Oct. 4, 2017

Look for updates on the Academic Futures process each Wednesday in CU Boulder Today, along with calendar updates on themed conversations in Monday and Thursday's email editions.

Chancellor Philip P. DiStefano

Chancellor's Corner: Making sure a CU Boulder education is available to students from all walks of life

Oct. 3, 2017

As a first-generation college student, I understand issues of accessibility and affordability—something we work on every day on campus. I will be announcing some solid results from that work at the State of the Campus event Oct. 17.