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Strategic planning goals: ‘aspirational and achievable’
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Strategic planning goals: ‘aspirational and achievable’

CU’s strategic planning process continues to move forward, with leaders compiling a list of metrics that could eventually be employed to measure progress...
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CU OER Awards winner Brad Hinson of CU Denver with CU OER steering committee chair Deb Keyek-Franssen, left, and committee member Ellen Metter.
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CU’s open education champions attract funding, awards

CU OER Awards winner Brad Hinson of CU Denver with CU OER steering committee chair Deb Keyek-Franssen, left, and committee member Ellen Metter. The University...
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New musical tells Voyager space story through ’70s and ’80s song

New musical tells Voyager space story through ’70s and ’80s song

The wonders of the universe—now set to disco music and 1980s rock ballads. This week, the Fiske Planetarium at CU Boulder and the touring company Matheatre...
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‘Through a Glass Darkly’ returns to UCCS for sixth year March 20-26

‘Through a Glass Darkly’ returns to UCCS for sixth year March 20-26

The study of humankind’s fascination with the apocalyptic worldview is a vast field, and has increased in interest over the last three decades with the...
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Takeaways from Black Education Impact Conference 2020

Takeaways from Black Education Impact Conference 2020

CU Denver hosted 62 youth and 20 adults on February 21 for the 2020 Black Education Impact Conference. High schoolers participated in career workshops and...
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Innovation in Education: CU Anschutz Palliative Care Program gains national nod

Innovation in Education: CU Anschutz Palliative Care Program gains national nod

After unexpectedly falling into palliative care and becoming a staunch believer in its healing power, Amos Bailey, MD, FACP, joined the University of Colorado...
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Proposed change to how regents are chosen prompts Staff Council discussion
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Proposed change to how regents are chosen prompts Staff Council discussion

Proposed legislation that would change how members of the CU Board of Regents are chosen was the topic of a special meeting Monday of the University of...
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Staff Council requests nominations for Excellence Awards
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Staff Council requests nominations for Excellence Awards

Nominations are being accepted for the University of Colorado Staff Council’s (UCSC) annual Staff Excellence Awards, which recognize staff members who have “...
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CU communities monitoring, communicating latest on coronavirus
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CU communities monitoring, communicating latest on coronavirus

University of Colorado campuses and system administration offer the following updates and information resources on the coronavirus outbreak: CU Boulder: https...
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Buffs excel in Peace Corps rankings

Buffs excel in Peace Corps rankings

CU Boulder is ranked No. 12 in the nation for graduates serving as 2020 Peace Corps volunteers, with 53 Buffs currently volunteering in countries around the...
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For 78 nursing students, white coat ceremony symbolizes start of careers

For 78 nursing students, white coat ceremony symbolizes start of careers

With the oath to patient care and the presentation of their white coats, 78 nursing students in the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and...
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Thinking STEM career: Boys and Girls Club engages in education research

Thinking STEM career: Boys and Girls Club engages in education research

It’s not uncommon to hear elementary schoolers from Jack A. Vickers Boys and Girls Club in Denver’s Northeast Park Hill neighborhood dropping complex terms...
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Alzheimer’s Center gets a new name

Alzheimer’s Center gets a new name

The age-old question “what’s in a name?” took on special meaning for members of the Rocky Mountain Alzheimer’s Disease Center last year as they examined the...
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CU Faculty Voices: Try these tech tools to support student learning
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CU Faculty Voices: Try these tech tools to support student learning

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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Strategic Planning
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Staff Council hears latest on strategic planning process

Encouraging the university community to offer feedback on the CU strategic planning process, President Mark Kennedy and Angelique Foster, assistant vice...
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Netflix co-founder, Moms Demand Action founder, more headline 2020 Conference on World Affairs

Netflix co-founder, Moms Demand Action founder, more headline 2020 Conference on World Affairs

The 72nd Conference on World Affairs returns to the University of Colorado Boulder April 6-10th, 2020. Netflix co-founder and former CEO Marc Randolph will...
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Fanfiction writers create new worlds where they feel at home

Fanfiction writers create new worlds where they feel at home

How the once-obscure literary genre is giving voice to the voiceless and inspiring a new, more diverse generation of computer scientists.
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New Jake Jabs Event Center celebrates grand opening

New Jake Jabs Event Center celebrates grand opening

On Wednesday, Feb. 19, the University of Colorado Denver Business School and the Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship celebrated the grand opening of the new...
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In battle of the pancakes, powerful protein and whole grains win

In battle of the pancakes, powerful protein and whole grains win

Mmmmmmm. Pancakes. Who doesn’t love the Homer Simpson favorite? But before you plop down in your favorite restaurant booth and order up a stack that rivals...
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University of Colorado Cancer Center named National Pancreas Foundation Center of Excellence

University of Colorado Cancer Center named National Pancreas Foundation Center of Excellence

The most important factor predicting the survival of pancreatic cancer patients is whether the cancer can be surgically removed (whether the cancer is “...
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CU Board of Regents, Feb. 2020
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Board of Regents February meeting coverage

Regents begin considering tuition, salary increases Efficiency was the catchword during the budget and compensation presentation at Friday’s CU Board of...
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CU Board of Regents
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Regents begin considering tuition, salary increases

Efficiency was the catchword during the budget and compensation presentation at Friday’s CU Board of Regents meeting at CU Denver. The board was given three...
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CU Board of Regents
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Strategic planning: Regents explore state’s future workforce needs

Rapidly changing demographics and disruptive technology will drive profound change in Colorado’s workforce over the next decade, providing challenges and...
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CU Board of Regents
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Civics literacy to be subject of annual report to board

Civics literacy among CU students will be the topic of an annual report to be delivered to the Board of Regents beginning next year. The board on Feb. 13 voted...
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CU Board of Regents
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Regents roundup: Three policy changes approved

During its meeting last week at CU Denver, the Board of Regents approved changes to the following Regent Policies, effective Feb. 13, 2020: Policy 2.I:...

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