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Jennifer Barrett McDuffie appointed to chief of staff; Government and community engagement to move under chancellor

Jan. 6, 2022

In Strategic Resources and Support news, Jennifer Barrett McDuffie will assume the chief of staff role. Also, the Office of Government and Community Engagement will now report to the chancellor.

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Performance cycles to shift for classified, university staff

Nov. 10, 2021

The University of Colorado’s performance review and merit cycles will move into closer alignment for most university staff and all classified staff over the next two years.

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Governor’s holiday announced: Impacts on CU Boulder holiday schedule

Nov. 9, 2021

In April, Chancellor DiStefano announced the implementation of winter break for the Boulder campus. Governor Jared Polis is providing 12 hours of additional leave that can replace administrative leave already granted by a department for use during winter break. Get details.

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‘Let’s chat’ appointments available with Faculty Staff Assistance Program

Nov. 2, 2021

Let’s Chat is a no-cost service in which CU Boulder staff and faculty can electronically schedule and participate in an informal and confidential 30-minute consultation with an FSAP counselor in person or via telehealth.

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Merna Jacobsen to continue as interim chief HR officer; Lisa Landis appointed deputy chief HR officer

Nov. 1, 2021

The search for a permanent chief human resources officer is on temporary hold while university leadership further assess the needs of the campus. Jacobsen will continue to serve in the interim, and Landis has been appointed deputy chief.

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Coming soon: Students, faculty, staff invited to participate in Campus Culture Survey

Oct. 12, 2021

Opening Oct. 18, the Campus Culture Survey will allow campus members to provide anonymous feedback about experiences with hostile treatment, discrimination, harassment, sexual harassment or sexual misconduct and the extent to which they feel respected, supported and valued.

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Solution design continues in budget model redesign project

Sept. 23, 2021

The budget model redesign project aims to develop a more transparent and responsive allocation of funding and an enhanced ability to support the university’s mission and priorities. Get updates and plan to attend an info session in October or November.

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Boulder City Council approves annexation of CU Boulder South

Sept. 21, 2021

The annexation agreement between city council and CU Boulder strikes a balance between flood mitigation, open space protections, housing needs and community interests.

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Enrollment bounces back in fall 2021

Sept. 15, 2021

CU Boulder’s enrollment numbers bounced back this fall, according to new enrollment data published Wednesday. The campus’s fall census marked undergraduate enrollment at 29,511 students, a 1.8% increase from fall 2020.

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City, university release final review draft of agreement for CU Boulder South annexation project

Sept. 3, 2021

The City of Boulder and the University of Colorado Boulder have released a final review draft of the annexation agreement for the CU Boulder South property, highlighting final proposed terms to be voted on by City Council later this month.