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Nobel winner receives honorary degree in Scotland

Cornell (right) Three winners of the Nobel Prize in Physics – including University of Colorado at Boulder Professor Eric Cornell – have received honorary Doctorate of Science degrees from the...
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Biologist accepts high honor at ceremony

homas Blumenthal, professor and chairman of the department of molecular, cellular and developmental biology at the University of Colorado at Boulder, signs his name into the registry of the American...
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Boulder faculty members awarded National Science Foundation grants

Halverson and Palmer Two University of Colorado at Boulder faculty members have received prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Early Career Development (CAREER) awards. Assistant Professor...
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Sture named Distinguished Member of national society

Sture Stein Sture, vice chancellor for research and dean of the graduate school at the University of Colorado at Boulder, recently was named a Distinguished Member of the American Society of Civil...
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Boulder professor's writing examines 'weatherquakes'

Math may not be the first thing that comes to mind when considering the environment, but it plays an important role. It was a mathematician, Joseph Fourier (1768-1830), who coined the term "...
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Three Boulder scientists honored for research

From left: Satyen Deb, Dane Gillaspie, John Hall Several scientists, including three connected with the University of Colorado at Boulder, have won the 2010 Governor's Award for High-Impact Research...
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Leary to support students in new dean's role

Leary Whiting Dimock Leary is the new senior assistant dean of students at the University of Colorado Law School. "We are delighted that Whiting has decided to return to Colorado Law and will be...
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Gruber brings criminal law expertise to CU Law School

Gruber Aya Gruber will teach criminal law, criminal procedure and international criminal law at the CU Law School. She was a professor at the University of Iowa College of Law and an associate...
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Education professor receives early career grant

Erin Furtak , assistant professor of education at the University of Colorado at Boulder, recently received an early career grant from the National Science Foundation. The grant supports a research...
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Boulder faculty, students to study health impact of oil spill along Gulf Coast

Postdoctoral fellows and graduate students from Professor Mark Hernandez's environmental engineering lab at the University of Colorado at Boulder have traveled to the Gulf Coast to begin studying the...
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Sociology professor, husband receive lifetime achievement award

Adler University of Colorado at Boulder sociology Professor Patti Adler and her husband, Peter, a professor in the department of sociology and criminology at the University of Denver, recently were...
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Distinguished Professor Emeritus receives Harvard honor

Courtesy of Stephen Fischer-Galati Fischer-Galati Courtesy ofStephen Fischer-GalatiFischer-Galati Stephen Fischer-Galati, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of history at the University of Colorado at...
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CU, NREL name new director of joint energy institute

Knotek The University of Colorado at Boulder and the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory ( NREL ) in Golden has named Michael L. Knotek, Ph.D., as director of the...
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Former legal research associate to serve as assistant counsel

Michelle Krech recently was appointed to serve as assistant counsel at the Boulder campus Office of University Counsel. Krech joined the university in 2008 as a legal research associate. She...
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Professor, youth advocate earns kudos from state

Elaina Verveer, a youth advocate and professor at both Naropa University and the University of Colorado-Boulder, was recognized May 15 for her years of work in the community when she was awarded the...
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Two at University Libraries honored for outstanding contributions

The University of Colorado at Boulder University Libraries recently named two winners of annual awards. Hayworth Eugene Hayworth was awarded the CU-Boulder Libraries 2010 Ralph E. Ellsworth Award for...
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Boulder scientists earn early career awards

Noone Two University of Colorado at Boulder scientists have received National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) awards. Assistant Professor David Noone, Ph.D., of the...
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Biology professor named Pew Scholar

Shen Jingshi Shen, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the department of molecular, cellular and developmental biology at the University of Colorado-Boulder, and since February 2010, an associate member...
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CU pain research gets royal nod from Spain

Watkins Linda R. Watkins, distinguished professor of psychology and neuroscience at the University of Colorado at Boulder, has won Spain's Prince of Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific...
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Blumenthal named a fellow of national academy

Blumenthal Molecular biologist Tom Blumenthal has been elected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Blumenthal, professor and chair of the CU-Boulder department of molecular,...
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Dropping names ...

Carole Schoffstall, dean emeriti of the Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, was named a finalist for regional 2010 Florence Nightingale...
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Shakespeare Fest's Devin honored with lifetime award

Richard "Dick" Devin, Colorado Shakespeare Festival's producing artistic director from 1990 through 2007, has received the Honorary Lifetime Member Award from the U.S. Institute for Theatre...
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Former President Brown among Boulder alums receiving honors

Former University of Colorado President Hank Brown was among the 21 outstanding university community members honored May 5 by the University of Colorado at Boulder Alumni Association. Recipients of...
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Dropping names ...

Debbie Kornblith with former colleague Michael Hambidge, M.D., professor emeritus, pediatrics/section of nutrition. The latest Employee of the Month honor bestowed by University of Colorado Denver...
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Boulder Staff Council elects officers, new members

The University of Colorado at Boulder Staff Council elected officers at its April 14 meeting; their one-year terms begin July 1. New members also were elected; they generally serve for three years...

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