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New crowdfunding platform will support projects by students, faculty, staff

New crowdfunding platform will support projects by students, faculty, staff

Eight teams of CU-Boulder students, faculty and staff have created campaigns with specific project funding goals, deliverables and timelines.

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Career Development Office at Leeds School of Business receives $500,000 gift

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Career development at the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business will benefit from a $500,000 commitment from Phillips 66, an energy manufacturing and logistics company.

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Meaney named executive director of Center for Education on Social Responsibility

Mark Meaney has been named executive director of the Center for Education on Social Responsibility (CESR) at the Leeds School of Business at CU-Boulder. Meaney joins CESR from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, where he served as a faculty director. He has more than 17 years of experience in [...]

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Leeds: Positive, broad-based job growth forecast for Colorado in 2014

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Colorado will continue on the road to recovery and add a variety of jobs in 2014 across almost all business sectors following a positive year in 2013, according to economist Richard Wobbekind of the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business.

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Economic Outlook Forum to be presented Dec. 9 by CU-Boulder’s Leeds School of Business

The University of Colorado Boulder Leeds School of Business will present its 49th annual Colorado Business Economic Outlook Forum at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 9, at the Denver Marriott City Center. The event at 1701 California St. is free and open to the public but reservations are required for those planning to attend. To make [...]

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Five questions for Peter McGraw

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Have you ever laughed at an epic FAIL? Or that klutzy moment when someone awkwardly falls down? Why was it so funny? Peter McGraw has traveled around the world in hopes of finding the answer to that question.

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Tallman promoted to interim leader of Tech Transfer

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Kate Tallman, senior director for CU’s Technology Transfer Office (TTO) at the Boulder and Colorado Springs campuses, has been named Interim Associate Vice President of Technology Transfer for the university.

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Greg Garland, Phillips 66 CEO, visits CU-Boulder

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He was on campus to meet students and give a check to CU as part of the last installment of the $3.5 million Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building commitment.

Guggenheim family endows chair with $2.25 million gift to CU-Boulder Leeds School

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A better understanding of the core drivers that help great leaders innovate — and avoid failure — is key to advancing global enterprise. The Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado Boulder is now better equipped to advance this understanding, thanks to a new $2.25 million gift from the Thomas Stix Guggenheim family [...]

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Colorado business confidence surges going into second quarter, says Leeds School

The confidence of Colorado business leaders has surged going into the second quarter of 2013, according to the most recent Leeds Business Confidence Index, or LBCI, released Tuesday by the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business. With waning uncertainty giving way to a stabilizing economy, the second quarter LBCI posted a reading of [...]

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Five questions for Meg Campbell

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How effective is Peyton Manning’s pizza pitch? This professor of marketing at the Leeds School of Business at CU-Boulder slices through the hype.

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Leeds: State business confidence remains positive going into first quarter

Colorado business leaders’ optimism is modest going into the first quarter of 2013 with uncertainty surrounding the country’s political and economic environments, according to the most recent quarterly Leeds Business Confidence Index, or LBCI, released last week by the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business. For the first quarter of 2013 the LBCI, [...]

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CU-Boulder to offer new interdisciplinary construction management track

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A new partnership between the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business and the College of Engineering and Applied Science, spurred by a gift, will have positive implications for the construction and real estate industries. The gift of $285,000 – from alumnus Dan Ivanoff and his wife, Laurie – supports the creation of a [...]

Leeds forecast: Positive, broad-based job growth for Colorado in 2013

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“We’re seeing a wide array of jobs being added and they’re diversifying our state economy,” said economist Richard Wobbekind.

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Leeds index: Business confidence wanes slightly

Colorado business leaders remained confident, although generally less optimistic about the economy looking ahead to the third quarter.

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COLTT set for return ride into Boulder

The University of Colorado Boulder invites the community to attend its 14th annual Colorado Learning and Teaching With Technology conference, Aug. 3-4.

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