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Higher ed: A whole different animal—Webinar April 15

April 13, 2022

What makes higher education different from other types of organizations and fields? What are the different employee cultures in institutions of higher education and what do they value? How are decisions made, and what do we mean by shared governance? Join a CU Discover webinar with Human Resources.

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Panel April 19 to discuss work-life balance—advice and inspiration

April 11, 2022

Gain first-hand insight into one of the most-talked-about considerations in the workforce: work-life balance. Set up your career—and life—for success with advice and inspiration from panelists at this free networking event on April 19.

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Confident Conversations—April 13 workshop for international grad students

April 5, 2022

This free workshop for international graduate students helps participants learn how to effectively express empathy amid failure or loss and compliment and congratulate in times of success. Register to attend.

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Shakespeare camps: Kids, teens invited to study theater on campus

March 21, 2022

Unlock the magic of Shakespeare’s language with the Colorado Shakespeare Festival’s wildly popular summer acting programs: Camp Shakespeare (ages 9–18) and Shakespeare’s Sprites (ages 6–9).

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PlayPosit training series available through mid-April

March 17, 2022

Do you teach with PlayPosit? The Office of Information Technolgy is hosting a series of interactive training sessions on using PlayPosit in new and innovative ways.

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CUPD to host free active harmer response class March 3

March 1, 2022

Learn what to do in an active harmer situation using the Run, Hide, Fight response protocol. Open to all students, faculty and staff, no registration is needed; simply show up ready to learn.

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Ombuds ‘lunch and learn’ March 22: Keeping conflict productive

Feb. 28, 2022

In this virtual skill building “lunch and learn” presented by Jenn Mahoney, learn where defensiveness comes from, explore what the likely triggers are, and discover a plan for how to disrupt it in the moment.

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Marshall Fire CONVERGE forum set for Feb. 17

Feb. 11, 2022

Researchers from all disciplines, practitioners from any organization and members of the community and general public are welcome to attend the second in a series of forums dedicated to research conducted in the immediate aftermath of the 2021 Boulder County fires.

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Brush up on proposal writing, peer editing, finding research dollars and more at faculty development workshops

Feb. 9, 2022

The Research & Innovation Office is launching its spring Faculty Development and Workshop calendar for 2022​. Faculty are encouraged to explore the full range of offerings for the rest of the semester, including the faculty writing opportunities.

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Practice 'heart opening' Feb. 14

Feb. 7, 2022

Compassion practices offer a way to extend care to ourselves and others, to replenish our energy and inspiration, and to help build resilience as we grapple with the impacts of life. This virtual session includes a guided practice and group discussion.