2018 Aerials over CU Boulder and surrounding Boulder area.  (Photo by Glenn Asakawa/University of Colorado)

Research and Innovation Seed Grants totaling $1.2 million unveiled

April 11, 2022

The 2022 Research and Innovation Seed Grants, announced by the Research & Innovation Office and the Office of the Provost, are funding 25 new projects for up to $50,000 each, including three new CU Boulder Grand Challenge projects.

Classes are back in session like this Chemistry class in Chem 140 at the University of Colorado Boulder. (Photo by Casey A. Cass/University of Colorado)

Initiative for innovating large courses calling for applications

April 11, 2022

The Innovating Large Courses Initiative is a new program focused on supporting academic units to create sustainable change for learning in large courses at CU Boulder. The initiative aims to improve student success in these courses through team-based efforts and cross-campus collaboration.

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Faculty assembly hears from UCWC on collective bargaining

April 8, 2022

Representatives from an aspiring collective bargaining association for all Colorado higher education employees asked the Boulder Faculty Assembly’s members to sign a letter to Gov. Jared Polis seeking support for legislation “granting all public workers in Colorado the right to organize into unions of our own choosing and to collectively bargain in the public interest.”

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University launches national search for new chief financial officer

April 8, 2022

Ann Schmiesing, executive vice provost for academic resource management, will chair the search committee to hire a new chief financial officer for CU Boulder.

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Buffs One Read announces new title for fall program

April 8, 2022

“Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Wisdom of Plants” by Robin Wall Kimmerer is the selection for Buffs One Read in the fall.

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Regents review tuition and fee proposals, culture survey results and more

April 7, 2022

Returning undergraduates will see a tuition and fee decrease and employees a compensation increase. Read about this and other updates from the April 7 University of Colorado Board of Regents meeting.

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Open forums this month to give chance to weigh in on undergraduate common curriculum

April 6, 2022

With dates April 12, 18, 21 and 26, a series of forums will allow campus community members to discuss goals and learning outcomes for framing a common curriculum. Plan to attend a session!

CORB member Kavya Kannan and Chief Jokerst attend a Sexual Assault Awareness Month event on campus

Community oversight board seeks new members

April 6, 2022

At-large campus community members will help provide continued review, feedback and communication with the CU Boulder Police Department.

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Don’t miss out on these spring professional development courses

April 6, 2022

Summer is just around the corner, and before the beautiful Colorado weather calls us all outdoors, take advantage of these spring professional development programs with space still available.

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Tips for talking to students about suicide

April 5, 2022

The end of the semester can be a difficult time for students. Here are some tips for staff and faculty who are concerned that a student may be struggling or thinking about suicide.