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Korevaar, Veblen

Korevaar, Veblen named 2016 Distinguished Research Lecturers

Thomas T. Veblen of the Geography Department and David Korevaar of the College of Music have been selected as recipients of the 2016 Distinguished Research Lectureship, which is among the highest...
Atkins

Atkins named campus Bursar

The University of Colorado Boulder named Gregory Atkins as director of the Bursar’s Office, effective Oct. 10. Atkins comes to CU Boulder from the University of Louisville, where he served as bursar...
Kralj wins Innovator Award

Kralj wins Innovator Award

Electric voltage powers life: Our brains use electrical transients to process every thought and every heartbeat arises from voltage changes in heart cells.
Meltser of CU Denver keeps time for CU Buffs

Meltser of CU Denver keeps time for CU Buffs

For most fans, the play clock and referees are just cogs in a football game. What really matters are crunching tackles at the line of scrimmage, spiraling passes down the field, and, most of all,...
Pyrooz wins national criminology award

Pyrooz wins national criminology award

David Pyrooz, assistant professor of sociology at CU Boulder, has won the 2016 Ruth Shonle Cavan Young Scholar Award from the American Society of Criminology.
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In memoriam: Dorothy Cruthers

Dorothy Cruthers, longtime staff member at the CU Boulder Bookstore, died Aug. 11, 2016. She was 86. Born in Kettering, U.K., she moved to the U.S. in the late ’50s. She worked at the CU Bookstore...
Erwin named Chief Human Resources Officer at CU Boulder

Erwin named Chief Human Resources Officer at CU Boulder

At the conclusion of a successful internal search, Senior Vice Chancellor Kelly Fox has today named Katherine Erwin Chief Human Resources Officer for the University of Colorado Boulder.
Motte named college professor of distinction

Motte named college professor of distinction

Warren F. Motte Jr., professor of French and comparative literature at the University of Colorado Boulder, has been named the 2016 Professor of Distinction by the College of Arts and Sciences in...
Nolbert Chavez
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Chavez joins Latin American Education Foundation board

Nolbert D. Chavez recently was unanimously appointed as a new member of the board of directors of the Latin American Education Foundation.
Moore

Moore to give public lectures, teach this fall at CU Boulder

Former longtime Denver Post Editor-in-Chief Greg Moore will join the University of Colorado Boulder for the fall semester as a Hearst Visiting Professor of Professional Practice to teach a seminar at...
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Border to retire as CU Boulder Graduate Teacher Program director

Laura L. B. Border Laura L. B. Border, director of the CU Boulder Graduate Teacher Program (GTP), will retire Sept. 1. With her retirement, she leaves an unparalleled legacy of educational and...
Baas
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Baas lectures in Austria

Pictured, from left: Johannes Haid, CEO Hypo Tirol Bank; Roy Franc Baas; Johannes Ortner, CEO Raiffeisenbank Tirol; and Oswald Wokenstein, head of WKO’s Department of Industry, Banking and Finance...
McMahon

McMahon honored with asteroid naming

The International Astronomical Union (IAU) has announced that an asteroid has been named for Jay McMahon, a University of Colorado Boulder assistant research professor in the Department of Aerospace...
Benson

Benson named executive director of CU Boulder AeroSpace Ventures

Vice Chancellor for Research Terri Fiez named Abby Benson as the executive director of CU Boulder AeroSpace Ventures (ASV) effective July 1. Benson was previously the associate vice president of...
Facilities Management Mentor Program recognized nationally

Facilities Management Mentor Program recognized nationally

The Facilities Management Mentor Program (FMMP) is gaining national attention. Over the past few months, the program received three separate awards from professional organizations.
Madden

Alice Madden named executive director of Getches-Wilkinson Center

Environmental policy leader Alice Madden has been named executive director of the Getches-Wilkinson Center for Natural Resources, Energy, and the Environment (GWC) at the University of Colorado Law...
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Clauset wins international award for network science

Aaron Clauset, an assistant professor of computer science and member of the BioFrontiers Institute, recently accepted the prestigious Erdős-Rényi Prize in Network Science in Seoul, Korea, for his...
Schmiesing

Schmiesing named interim dean of Graduate School

Ann Schmiesing, professor of German and Scandinavian Studies, has been named interim vice provost and dean of the Graduate School effective June 20. Provost Russell L. Moore announced the appointment...
Ortman

Ortman receives Linda S. Cordell Prize for book about Southwestern archaeology

Scott Ortman, assistant professor of archaeology, has been awarded the 2017 Linda S. Cordell Prize for his book, Winds from the North: Tewa Origins and Historical Archaeology.
Kent

Wardenburg welcomes new Counseling and Psychiatric Services director

Wardenburg Health Services is pleased to announce that Alan Kent, PhD, has accepted the position of the director of Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS) at Wardenburg Health Services effective...
Cech

Cech named 2016 fellow for the American Association for Cancer Research Academy

Tom Cech, distinguished professor of chemistry and biochemistry, and director of the BioFrontiers Institute, has been named a 2016 fellow of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)...

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