Newman named executive director of admissions

Colleen Newman this summer was named the executive director of admissions. She has been on campus for four years, previously holding the positions of associate director and director of admissions.

Lockheed Martin executive Tobey joins CU Engineering

Kathryn Tobey, who recently retired as a Lockheed Martin executive, is joining the University of Colorado Boulder as a scholar in residence. CU Engineering Dean Bobby Braun today announced Tobey‘s...

Sifuentes receives Boulder County 2018 Multicultural Award

Manuela Sifuentes, The Director of Community Partnerships at CU Engage, will receive the 2018 Multicultural Award in Education presented by Boulder County on October 4, 2018 at the Boulder Jewish...
Jones named associate vice chancellor for Integrity, Safety and Compliance

Jones named associate vice chancellor for Integrity, Safety and Compliance

Today, Senior Vice Chancellor and Chief Financial Officer Kelly Fox announced Dan Jones, chief information security officer (CISO) for CU, will be taking over as the associate vice chancellor (AVC)...

Baker receives high honor in geophysics

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) has selected LASP Director Daniel Baker as its 2018 William Bowie Medal recipient. AGU’s highest honor, the William Bowie Medal, is given annually to one honoree...
JILA, CIRES, NOAA researchers honored with 2018 Governor's Awards

JILA, CIRES, NOAA researchers honored with 2018 Governor's Awards

Two teams affiliated with CU Boulder have been recognized for their impact on the state of Colorado through research on tabletop lasers and the role of consumer products in air pollution.
Jones named dean of students

Jones named dean of students

Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Christina Gonzales has named Sandy Jones as the dean of students. Jones began with the Division of Student Affairs on Aug. 20.

DeJong named emergency manager

The CU Boulder Police Department has hired Garry DeJong to be the new director of Events and Emergency Management. DeJong replaces Stuart Pike, who retired at the end of June.

Jokerst named CU Boulder police chief

Doreen Jokerst has been named the next chief of police for the CU Boulder Police Department after a national search, campus officials announced Friday. Jokerst, a commander with the Parker Police...
Fox receives two national awards on same day

Fox receives two national awards on same day

University of Colorado Boulder chemical and biological engineering Assistant Professor Jerome M. Fox won two prestigious national awards this spring.

Sirangelo to join CU Boulder Engineering

Mark Sirangelo, who just concluded his career as the head of aerospace giant Sierra Nevada Corporation’s Space Systems, is joining the University of Colorado Boulder as an entrepreneur-in-residence...

In memoriam: Karen Lynn Gibson

Karen Lynn Gibson Karen Lynn Gibson, former staff member at CU Boulder, died July 16, 2018, at her home in Louisville. She was 73. Gibson worked at CU for 26 years, retiring in 2007. She worked in...

Chen talks immigration

Ming H. Chen, associate professor at Colorado Law, directs the CU Immigration Law & Policy Program and serves on the Colorado Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights.
Ron Gallegos

In memoriam: Ron Gallegos

Ronald I. Gallegos, a member of the CU Boulder community for 33 years, died July 4, 2018. He was 70. In the ’80s, Gallegos established CU’s Pre-Collegiate Development Program, which provides college...

Zunger wins prestigious energy medal

Research Professor Alex Zunger of the Renewable and Sustainable Energy Institute joins the ranks of former President Jimmy Carter as a recipient of the prestigious Karl W. Böer Solar Energy Medal of...

Kroll elected to American Philosophical Society

Professor of Chinese joins group whose membership includes U.S. presidents, Darwin, Edison, Curie and scores of Nobel laureates

Abraham appointed as new interim CUPD chief

Doug Abraham, who retired last year as the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus police chief, has been hired as interim police chief at CU Boulder. The appointment is effective immediately...

Plunkett to direct CU News Corps program

Former Denver Post editorial page editor Chuck Plunkett will join the University of Colorado Boulder this fall as director of CU News Corps, a program of the College of Media, Communication and...
Spain Bradley

Spain Bradley receives OZY Educator Award

Anna Spain Bradley Anna Spain Bradley, associate professor at the University of Colorado Law School at CU Boulder, has received a 2018 OZY Educator Award, given to five educators across the country...
Huetson, champion of sustainability, to retire

Huetson, champion of sustainability, to retire

After 15 years with CU Boulder, Curt Huetson is retiring as director of facilities, planning, operations and project management for Housing and Dining Services. Among Huetson’s many accomplishments,...
Ahn, Luger inducted into National Academy of Sciences

Ahn, Luger inducted into National Academy of Sciences

Pioneering biochemists Natalie Ahn and Karolin Luger have been inducted into the National Academy of Sciences, an honor that recognizes "distinguished and continuing achievements in original research...

McDonald named dean of University Libraries

CU Boulder Provost Russell Moore has named Robert H. McDonald as dean of University Libraries. McDonald, who currently serves as associate dean for research and technology strategies and librarian at...

Kaempfer receives award from Faculty Council

William Kaempfer, right, receives the Faculty Council's Administrator of the Year Award from Chair Ravinder Singh. William Kaempfer, Ph.D., visited Faculty Council at its May 3 meeting to receive the...