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Fred Anderson
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Anderson named 2015 Hazel Barnes Prize winner

Anderson Fred Anderson , professor of history at CU-Boulder, has been awarded the 2015 Hazel Barnes Prize, the most distinguished award a faculty member can receive from the university. Since 1992,...
Associate Professor Elizabeth Fenn
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Fenn book wins Pulitzer Prize

Fenn The chair of the University of Colorado Boulder history department on Monday won the Pulitzer Prize for history for her book Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People...
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CU-Boulder, CU Denver team awarded grant

Derek Briggs , professor in the CU-Boulder School of Education; Bud Talbot , professor in the CU Denver School of Education and Human Development Professor; and Jenny Knight , instructor in the CU-...
John Frazee
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Frazee retiring as director of faculty relations

Frazee John Frazee , CU-Boulder director of faculty relations, has announced his retirement. In this unique role, Frazee worked with faculty members, department chairs and deans across academic units...
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Boulder Faculty Assembly announces excellence awards

The Boulder Faculty Assembly recently announced the recipients of the 2015 BFA Excellence Awards. These awards recognize outstanding contributions by faculty in the areas of teaching, service and...
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In memoriam

Names of current and former University of Colorado faculty and staff who have died in recent weeks. List compiled by Employee Services. CU-Boulder Homer H. Clark, 96, faculty retiree emeritus. March...
Limerick
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Limerick named Official CU Fool by President Benson

Limerick CU-Boulder professor Patty Limerick this week announced the launch of the Center of the American West’s Humor Initiative. The choice of date for the announcement wasn’t surprising: April...
Daniel Baker
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Baker awarded Sarabhai Professorship and Prize

Baker University of Colorado Boulder Distinguished Professor Daniel Baker was awarded the Vikram A. Sarabhai Professorship and Prize for 2015, which honors internationally distinguished scholars and...
Brett Melbourne
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Davies, Melbourne team for study on forest land

Melbourne Kendi Davies and Brett Melbourne , assistant professors in CU-Boulder’s Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, are co-authors of a global study that found that 70 percent of...
Eleven CU-Boulder faculty members honored with NSF CAREER Awards
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Eleven CU-Boulder faculty members honored with NSF CAREER Awards

Eleven University of Colorado Boulder researchers, including an unprecedented number of engineers, have received the National Science Foundation’s prestigious Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER...
Michele Moses
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Moses named fellow of American Educational Research Association

Moses Michele Moses, associate dean for graduate studies and professor in the University of Colorado Boulder’s School of Education, is among 23 top scholars named as the American Educational Research...
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Robert McLeod , associate professor of electrical, computer and energy engineering (ECEE), has been awarded a patent for a technique to create lenses with customized optical and/or mechanical...
Photo of Aaron Clauset in his lab
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Clauset study: Alma mater’s prestige highly predictive of faculty placement

Aaron Clauset Aaron Clauset, assistant professor of computer science at CU-Boulder, was the lead author of a study that found that small differences in institutional prestige have an enormous impact...
Genia Larson Herndon
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Herndon, Huff named to Denver Business Journal’s 40 under 40 list

Herndon Huff Two staff members at CU campuses have been named to the Denver Business Journal’s 40 under 40 list for 2015. Genia Larson Herndon, assistant vice chancellor for University Advancement...
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Raj receives patent for ceramics manufacturing method

Rishi Raj , a CU-Boulder mechanical engineering professor, has been awarded a patent for a faster, energy-efficient technique for manufacturing the ceramic materials used in aerospace, medical...
Mary Coussons-Read
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Mary Coussons-Read , executive vice chancellor, Academic Affairs, and professor, Department of Psychology at UCCS, will discuss new research at Feb. 10’s Café Scientifique at UCCS. The focus will be...
Susan Clarke
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RAP led by Clarke, Milner wins award for social entrepreneurship

The Sustainability and Social Innovation Residential Academic Program (SSI RAP), founded by professor Susan Clarke, its lead instructor, and curriculum developer Francy Milner, has been selected as...
Lineberger
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Lineberger honored by National Academy of Sciences

CU-Boulder Distinguished Professor W. Carl Linebergerrecently was honored by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) for his extraordinary scientific achievements. Lineberger, the E. U. Condon...
Anseth
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Anseth named 2015 Bayer Distinguished Lecturer at Pitt

Kristi S. Anseth — Tisone Distinguished Professor of chemical and biological engineering, associate professor of surgery, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator at the University of Colorado-...
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Baker named Kavli Foundation Plenary Lectureship prizewinner

Daniel Baker , a CU-Boulder Distinguished Professor and director of the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, gave the prestigious Kavli Foundation Plenary Lectureship at the American...
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Six CU-Boulder scholars ranked among most influential in education

Six members of the University of Colorado Boulder School of Education faculty were recognized in the “Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings” for being among the nation’s top 200 researchers whose...
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Barsugli receives funding for wildlife, climate studies

Joseph Barsugli, research scientist at the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) at CU-Boulder, is one of several researchers who recently was awarded funding by the U...
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In memoriam

Names of current and former University of Colorado faculty and staff who have died in recent weeks. List compiled by Employee Services. CU-Boulder Ronald D. Engler, 87, classified staff retiree. Nov...
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Morris study shows benefits of prefab construction at St. Joe’s

Morris A study by Matthew Morris, an instructor of construction engineering and management, and doctoral student Eric Antillon , both of the Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural...
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McLeod A team led by Jeffrey Stansbury , senior associate dean for research, vice chair of craniofacial biology at the School of Dental Medicine professor of chemical and biological engineering at CU...

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