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Regent Heidi Ganahl
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Ganahl visits Faculty Council to discuss shared governance, diversity of thought

Regent Heidi Ganahl Regent Heidi Ganahl was a guest of the Faculty Council at its regular meeting March 15 at 1800 Grant St. She described her 2016 campaign...
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Climate Change and Health Symposium spotlights CU opportunity to collaborate on emerging global issue

Researchers from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and the University of Colorado Boulder led a Climate Change and Health Symposium at CU...
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Rain or snow? Humidity, location can make all the difference

Rain or snow? Humidity, location can make all the difference

CU Boulder researchers have created a map of the Northern Hemisphere showing how location and humidity can affect precipitation, illustrating wide variability...
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President, chancellors decry proposed cuts to federal student aid
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President, chancellors decry proposed cuts to federal student aid

As Congress continues its process of renewing the Higher Education Act (HEA), leadership at the University of Colorado is warning of proposed changes that...
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Call for proposals: Colorado Learning and Teaching with Technology Conference
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Call for proposals: Colorado Learning and Teaching with Technology Conference

The 2018 Colorado Learning and Teaching with Technology ( COLTT ) Conference is calling for session proposals. COLTT 2018 is Aug. 1 and 2 at the University of...
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People with social anxiety disorder take criticism especially hard, study finds

People with social anxiety disorder take criticism especially hard, study finds

While 'healthy' adults have a 'positive bias'—meaning that they internalize positive feedback—people with social anxiety disorder have a 'negative bias'
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2018 W-4, tax calculators released
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2018 W-4, tax calculators released

Employee Services encourages employees to review their 2018 W-4 forms and use the IRS withholding calculator to ensure receiving the refund amount expected...
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How bright light keeps preschoolers wired at night

How bright light keeps preschoolers wired at night

Parents struggling to get their preschoolers to fall asleep and stay asleep at night could likely see big results by adopting just one key strategy, say CU...
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Brain Awareness Week to bring cutting-edge research to the public

Brain Awareness Week to bring cutting-edge research to the public

In celebration of International Brain Awareness Week March 12–16, CU Boulder will offer a series of public lectures by expert faculty, revealing new insights...
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Call for award nominations: Chase Faculty Community Service, Thomas Jefferson
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Call for award nominations: Chase Faculty Community Service, Thomas Jefferson

The Office of Academic Affairs is soliciting nominations for spring 2018 awards. Please direct inquiries to AcademicAffairs@cu.edu . Chase Faculty Community...
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CU Boulder acquires a major trove of modern art

CU Boulder acquires a major trove of modern art

Queen Elizabeth had just traveled the Tube, the first reigning British monarch to ride it. The Tate released 90 pigeons in honor of Picasso’s 90th birthday...
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Buffs prominent in Peace Corps rankings

Buffs prominent in Peace Corps rankings

CU Boulder is ranked No. 11 in the nation for graduates serving as Peace Corps volunteers, with 56 alumni currently serving around the world, the Peace Corps...
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President’s Diversity Award recipients honored for contributions to inclusive excellence
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President’s Diversity Award recipients honored for contributions to inclusive excellence

The CU President’s Diversity Award committee has announced three awards for 2018. The President’s Diversity Award recognizes significant achievements of...
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Hickenlooper honored by Faculty Council
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Hickenlooper honored by Faculty Council

Members of the Faculty Council were welcomed into Gov. John Hickenlooper's office, where he received the council's Leadership in Public Higher Education Award...
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Benefits, annual awards discussed by Staff Council
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Benefits, annual awards discussed by Staff Council

The University of Colorado Staff Council discussed a variety of issues during its regular monthly meeting Feb. 15 on the CU Anschutz Medical Campus. During the...
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Ensuring the backend of online learning is front and center

Ensuring the backend of online learning is front and center

A lot of behind-the-scenes work takes place so that learners and students throughout the country can seamlessly take online courses from the University of...
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CU Boulder appoints W.B. Allen, Stephen B. Presser visiting scholars in conservative thought, policy

CU Boulder appoints W.B. Allen, Stephen B. Presser visiting scholars in conservative thought, policy

W.B. Allen and Stephen B. Presser have been named as the 2018-19 Visiting Scholars in Conservative Thought and Policy at the University of Colorado Boulder.
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Construction-based toys and video games help develop childhood spatial skills

Construction-based toys and video games help develop childhood spatial skills

Childhood play experiences strongly shape a person's spatial skills, according to a new CIRES-led study—those skills can be critical to success in fields like...
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Frankenstein turns 200: We dare you to stitch together your own creation

Frankenstein turns 200: We dare you to stitch together your own creation

It was a dark and stormy night ... Nineteen-year-old Mary Shelley was writing Frankenstein on a dare. Two hundred years later, the classic horror novel of the...
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Proposed CU budget: salary merit pool, low tuition increases
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Proposed CU budget: salary merit pool, low tuition increases

CU’s proposed 2018-19 budget includes minimal tuition increases and a 3 percent salary merit pool that is consistent with the governor’s state budget request...
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Online education plan gains momentum
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Online education plan gains momentum

At its November board meeting, the CU Board of Regents approved a progressive $20 million proposal to implement the university’s online education goals over...
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CU to offer first MOOC-delivered electrical engineering master’s
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CU to offer first MOOC-delivered electrical engineering master’s

The CU Board of Regents last week unanimously approved a new and innovative MOOC-delivered master’s degree in electrical engineering – the first of its type in...
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Regents approve changes to Regent Laws’ Article 12
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Regents approve changes to Regent Laws’ Article 12

The Board of Regents last week approved changes to Regent Laws’ Article 12: Tuition, Fees, Scholarships, and Loans and the related Regent Policies 12.A:...
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CU Board of Regents
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Regents notes: Discussion of emerging issues; athletics contracts

The CU Board of Regents plans to set aside an hour at each regular meeting to discuss emerging issues that could become relevant to the university, an...
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2018 W-4 release delayed due to tax rate changes
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2018 W-4 release delayed due to tax rate changes

The passage of the Tax Cuts and Job Act of 2017 has implications for University of Colorado faculty and staff. Among them: slightly larger paychecks and a...

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