Under state law, the governor appoints a successor to serve until the next general election, set for November 2012.
President Benson reviewed nominations from colleagues and deans and, with the unanimous recommendation of a committee of Distinguished Professors, forwarded the candidates for the award to the Board of Regents.
President Bruce D. Benson was optimistic and complimentary during his first campus town hall meeting of the fall on Sept. 20 while advising that neither Colorado nor CU are out of fiscal danger.
A confidential, online health assessment tool launches on Monday, Oct. 3, as part of Be Colorado.
Representatives from eight faculty discussion groups listened to ideas and addressed questions from the public concerning a new CU-Boulder entity that will replace the School of Journalism and Mass Communications.
Faculty Council Chair Mark Malone and other council leaders have begun making presentations to campus faculty assemblies.
There’s no doubt he’s a sports fan, but his biggest rooting interest is the students – athletes and nonathletes – whom he helps educate at the University of Colorado Boulder.
The latest distinction for University of Colorado Hospital is the Quality Leadership Award given annually by University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC).