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BFA announces Excellence Award winners

Feb. 23, 2024

The Boulder Faculty Assembly is pleased to announced the winners for this year's Excellence Awards. The award categories include excellence in leadership and service; research, scholarly and creative work; and teaching.

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Reminder: Graduate School holding open forum Feb. 28

Feb. 23, 2024

Join Dean Scott Adler and Provost Russell Moore to engage in a dialogue regarding the activities of the Graduate School and Academic Affairs at CU Boulder. Attendees will have an opportunity to ask questions.

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Tips to help you get out of your comfort zone

Feb. 23, 2024

Participating in a new activity or attending a new event may feel intimidating or uncomfortable. Yet, stepping outside your comfort zone and trying new things can enhance your college experience and help you find your community.

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Get ready to vote in the presidential primary March 5

Feb. 23, 2024

Don’t miss your opportunity to participate in Colorado’s presidential primary. Voting is happening now through March 5. Here’s what you need to know.

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What are the benefits of Summer Session?

Feb. 23, 2024

As you start to plan your summer, explore the benefits of taking one or two summer classes during convenient, short sessions offered between May and August. Enrollment begins March 6.

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Climate contrarianism is down but not out, expert says

Feb. 22, 2024

In 2011, Professor Max Boykoff attended a Heartland Institute conference to better understand how the conservative think tank was influencing the climate debate. Ten years later, Boykoff returned to interview attendees and examine comparisons with that earlier conference.

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Inclusive Sports Summit champions diversity, inclusion at CU Boulder

Feb. 22, 2024

Speakers, ranging from recreational therapists to student athletes and everything in between, shared their insights at the Inclusive Sports Summit on Feb. 13, an annual event. Learn more about takeaways from the event.

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How the ‘blockbuster effect’ boosts some crowdfunding campaigns

Feb. 22, 2024

A recent study from the Leeds School of Business has found that widely popular Kickstarter campaigns have a positive spillover effect on other projects.

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Tips for co-existing with campus wildlife

Feb. 22, 2024

CU Boulder's Environmental Services team offers a few simple reminders about interactions between people and wildlife on campus.

Coreen Duffy

College of Music announces new director of choral activities

Feb. 22, 2024

Director of Choral Activities Coreen Duffy will join the College of Music in fall 2024. Duffy has served as director of choral activities at the University of Montana School of Music for the past six years.