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Preferred Name
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Preferred first name: What should we call you?

Many University of Colorado faculty and staff can now select a preferred first name within the employee portal. A preferred name differs from a legal name. It...
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Regent's Meeting
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Regents vote to hold tuition, compensation flat

The Board of Regents on Tuesday voted to hold tuition flat for resident undergraduates across the system, as well as for most nonresident students, as campuses...
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Regents move quickly to enable vacation leave flexibility for employees
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Regents move quickly to enable vacation leave flexibility for employees

The Board of Regents on Tuesday moved swiftly to provide more flexibility for employees who have been unable to take vacation due to the coronavirus crisis...
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Norlin Charge
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Time-honored Norlin Charge charges on in virtual format

“With hope and faith, I welcome you into the fellowship. I bid you farewell only in the sense that I pray you may fare well. You go forth but not from us. We...
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Faculty Council honors exceptional contributors to shared governance
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Faculty Council honors exceptional contributors to shared governance

The Faculty Council last week presented its annual awards, honoring two members of the university community. The governance group’s May 14 meeting, held via...
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Faculty Council Committee on Racial and Ethnic Equity offers COVID-19 message
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Faculty Council Committee on Racial and Ethnic Equity offers COVID-19 message

The CU Faculty Council’s Committee on Racial and Ethnic Equity (CREE) has teamed with colleagues from other committees to produce a video message in support of...
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Homebuying support program offered to CU employees
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CU employees accessing new homebuying support program

The launch of a new down-payment assistance program has drawn strong interest from CU employees. In a partnership with Landed , CU helps qualified employees...
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UCSC
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Staff Council aims for continuity, communication

University of Colorado Staff Council (UCSC) on Friday passed two resolutions aimed at enhancing the governance group’s response to the demands of the COVID-19...
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CU Connections
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CU Connections moves to summer publication schedule in June

CU Connections will begin its summer publication schedule after the May 28 issue, when issues will appear biweekly. No new issues are scheduled to appear on...
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President and Mrs. Kennedy visiting LASP at CU Boulder.
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Strength in numbers: President Kennedy establishes National Security Advisory Group

A July 2019 visit to LASP at CU Boulder. From left, Phil DiStefano, President Mark Kennedy, Debbie Kennedy, Dan Baker, Terri Fiez and Russell Moore. Even amid...
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Strategic Planning Delayed
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CU suspends strategic planning activity

University of Colorado President Mark Kennedy on Wednesday informed faculty and staff in a systemwide communication that he is suspending activity on CU’s...
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Title IX

CU statement on U.S. Department of Education’s Title IX regulations

The University of Colorado and its campuses will continue to prioritize our efforts to prevent and respond to all forms of sexual misconduct. Today's rules do...
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Open Enrollment 2020
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Open Enrollment ends at 5 p.m. Friday, May 8

Employees have until 5 p.m. Friday, May 8, to ensure their coverage will meet their needs for the July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021 plan year. Here are the key steps...
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Tuition Assistance
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Tuition Assistance applications now open

CU faculty and staff can now apply for the Tuition Assistance Benefit for the summer 2020 semester through the employee portal . Qualified employees can save...
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Faculty Council LGBTQ+ Committee presents virtual film screening Friday
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Faculty Council LGBTQ+ Committee presents virtual film screening Friday

The CU Faculty Council’s LGBTQ+ Committee is presenting Queer Night at the Movies, a virtual film screening. Join us at 7 p.m. Friday, May 8, to watch “...
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CU to substantially ramp up online education efforts
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CU to substantially ramp up online education efforts

CU is taking steps to bolster its online presence and offerings as the months-long project to evaluate capabilities and gauge opportunities transitions from...
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CU On the Air Podcast

CU on the Air podcast: President Kennedy’s coronavirus updates

CU President Mark Kennedy sat down this week with CU on the Air host Ken McConnellogue to provide updates to the CU community. How CU is rallying remotely CU’s...
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Board of Regents Meeting
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CU leaders consider range of revenue disruptions

CU leaders are in the midst of much careful planning, but many unknowns remain. President Kennedy addresses the Board of Regents during Wednesday's Zoom...
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CU Faculty Council
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Faculty Council extends workload into summer, skips elections

Faculty Council leaders will continue in their current roles for longer than may have been expected. During the April 23 meeting of the Faculty Senate, held...
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Open Enrollment 2020
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Open Enrollment: Wake up on the right side of the bed with Sleepio

This Open Enrollment , the University of Colorado is introducing Sleepio , a wellness program dedicated to developing healthier sleep habits and improving...
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Budget questions remain in coming weeks
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As leadership takes pay cuts, budget questions remain

In a communication to the CU community on Wednesday, President Mark Kennedy announced pay cuts for himself and other university leaders. The university is...
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Staff Council focused on pandemic’s effect on jobs
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Staff Council focused on pandemic’s effect on jobs

With the university facing challenges because of COVID-19 and an uncertain financial future, the University of Colorado Staff Council (UCSC) on April 16...
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CU Faculty Voices: CU system libraries support open access
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CU Faculty Voices: CU system libraries support open access

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of commentaries by CU faculty, presented by the Faculty Council Communications Committee and CU Connections. Learn more...
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Open Enrollment 2020
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Open Enrollment: What Anthem’s pharmacy change means for you

CVS Caremark will manage pharmacy benefits for select CU Health Plans for the coming plan year, beginning July 1. It’s the biggest change this Open Enrollment...
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Board of Regents to meet virtually today for coronavirus update
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Board of Regents to meet virtually today for coronavirus update

The Board of Regents has announced a meeting set for 8 a.m. today in order to receive the latest updates on how the new coronavirus, COVID-19, is affecting the...

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