Dan Strain

Dan Strain earns honorable mention in national science writing awards

Oct. 20, 2022

The National Association of Science Writers has awarded CU Boulder science writer Dan Strain an honorable mention in its prestigious Excellence in Institutional Writing Awards competition for his story “A Walk in Two Worlds.”

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CU Boulder finalizes Lactation Space Policy

Oct. 17, 2022

CU Boulder leadership members have given final approval to the campus’s new Lactation Space Policy, augmenting the university’s efforts to enhance gender equity and inclusivity and support individuals of all genders who are breastfeeding or chestfeeding children.

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Change to parental leave policy broadens employee eligibility

Oct. 17, 2022

A CU Boulder policy makes parental leave available to more employee groups immediately upon their start date at the university, rather than after a set window of time. The new policy is interim as the university continues to look for ways to enhance equity and wellness for staff.

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CU Boulder to participate in Colorado Free Application Days

Oct. 17, 2022

CU Boulder applicants will be able to apply to the university for free Oct. 18–20 as part of the statewide Colorado Free Application Days.

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When you need backup family care: There’s a benefit for that

Sept. 27, 2022

Don't forget: CU Boulder faculty, staff and graduate students on appointment have access to backup child, adult and elder care through a partnership with Bright Horizons, which is waiving co-pays through October.

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Unlock dozens of learning opportunities with all-access pass

Sept. 16, 2022

With the FranklinCovey all-access pass, learners have access to a comprehensive suite of personal and professional development opportunities and resources.

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CU Boulder rolls out new alerts site, emergency notification level

Sept. 14, 2022

Find out what you need to know about CU advisories and a new notification level that provides another way to keep you informed and safe.

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CU Boulder wins 2 PRSA gold, 3 silver awards

Sept. 13, 2022

The Colorado chapter of the Public Relations Society of America honored College of Media, Communication and Information affiliates with Gold Pick Awards, and the Strategic Relations and Communications media team with three Silver Pick Awards for science-based stories and media pitches on health and tech topics.

Robyn Fergus

Robyn Fergus named CU Boulder chief people officer

Sept. 9, 2022

Robyn Fergus, newly named CU Boulder’s chief people officer, currently serves as vice president and chief human resources officer at Colorado State University in Fort Collins. She replaces Merna Jacobsen, who has led in an interim capacity since 2021.

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New campus budget model implemented July 1

Sept. 7, 2022

The development of policies, processes and needed support structures for the model will continue through spring 2023. Catch up on the campus's budget model implementation.