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Asleep at the Switch: Schoolhouse Commercialism, Student Privacy, and the Failure of Policymaking

Digital technologies used in schools are increasingly being harnessed to amplify corporate marketing and profit-making and extend the reach of …

Education

Chaco Canyon petroglyph may represent ancient total eclipse

As the hullabaloo surrounding the Aug. 21 total eclipse of the sun swells by the day, a CU Boulder faculty member says a petroglyph in New Mexico’s …

Astronomy

Biking bad

<i>A CU Boulder doctoral candidate is studying ‘scofflaw bicycling’ and the sociological explanations of the cultural divide on the road</i><p>Aaron Johnson …

Cycling

11 infested ash trees to be removed from East Campus

The removal of 11 infested ash trees on CU Boulder’s East Campus along the east side of 30th Street is slated to occur the week of Aug. 6.<p>The trees …

Radical Eyes for Equity: Why Journalists Shouldn’t Write about Education

Radical Eyes for Equity: Why Journalists Shouldn’t Write about EducationOver the past couple of days, I have watched almost universal praise for Dana …

Education

TIP SHEET: CU Boulder source on possible Justice Department review of affirmative action in higher education

CU Boulder sources are available to comment on reports that the U.S. Justice Department plans to review affirmative action policies at universities. …

Education

Tenure Track Assistant Professor Positions at IBG

The Institute for Behavioral Genetics, University of Colorado Boulder, invites applications for two tenure track Assistant Professorships with an …

University of Colorado

Apply Now for Women Forward in Technology Scholarship Program

<i>[Editors note: This blog is cross-posted from Medium.]</i><p>Are you a woman who is an undergraduate or graduate student enrolled full-time at an accredited …

Scholarship

Virtual Schools in Five Key States Show Growth but Poor Performance

Virtual Schools in Five Key States Show Growth but Poor PerformanceCase studies from the Michigan Virtual Learning Research Institute suggest that …

Education

A lover's touch eases pain as heartbeats, breathing sync

Fathers-to-be, take note: You may be more useful in the labor and delivery room than you realize.<p>That’s one takeaway from a study released last week …

Pain

Renewing Our Cities and CPR Scholarships

NEPC Review: Renewing Our Cities (EdChoice, March 2017) and CPR Scholarships (American Enterprise Institute, March 2017)<p>Share<p>Close<p>June 20, 2017<p>Two …

American Enterprise Institute

George Norlin Award

2016: Dave Grusin (Mus'56)<p>Dave Grusin’s achievements could make anyone feel like an underachiever. It’s among his gifts that he never does.<p>Intimates …

Education

MAVEN » 1,000 Days in Orbit: MAVEN’s Top 10 Discoveries at Mars

1,000 Days in Orbit: MAVEN’s Top 10 Discoveries at Mars<p>June 16<p>NASA’s MAVEN mission, the first mission devoted to understanding the Martian upper …

New flagship aerospace facility approved by CU regents

CU Boulder is set to begin construction this fall of a new 139,000-square-foot aerospace engineering building that will help the College of …

Education

Get to know Finance and Business Strategy at CU Boulder

Finance and Business Strategy (FBS) exists to assist departments and units across campus in employing a strategic, systematic and comprehensive …

Business Planning

Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice: A Fairy Tale Reform

Once upon a time, there was much unemployment, poverty, and homelessness across our land. Leaders tried one thing after another to end these grim …

Education

Leveraging ESSA to Support Quality-School Growth

A report offers a how-to guide for reform advocates interested in removing communities’ democratic control over their schools. The report explains …

Education

Healthy Aging Project ramps up efforts

A CU Boulder project is ramping up efforts to provide the public with the latest information about research related to healthy aging, including …

Longevity

Offshore wind turbines vulnerable to Category 5 hurricane gusts

Offshore wind turbines built according to current standards may not be able to withstand the powerful gusts of a Category 5 hurricane, creating …

Hurricanes

No Piano? No Problem

<b>Kristof Klipfel</b> (TAM’17) disappeared for a moment.<p>“Sorry, I get into this,” he said distractedly, absorbed in the blues beats he was making on the …

Midi

Anchors Aweigh

<i>Ryan Davis (AeroEngr’19) of Sugar Land, Texas, has skippered the resurrection of CU’s dormant sailing club. New boats are on the way, and regattas at</i> …

Sailing

Campus News Briefs – Summer 2017

For Heartbreak, Try...Anything<p>We might have more control over the pain of romantic rejection than we realize, according to new research led by CU …

Infographic – Sleep

• <b>7-8:</b> Hours of sleep adults typically need daily for long-term health• <b><br>6 hours, 31 minutes:</b> U.S. average on work nights• <b><br>50-70 million:</b> U.S. adults have a …

Wellness

Proportion Playground

Topics<p>Ratios<br>• Proportional Reasoning<br>• Unit Rate<p>Description<p>Play with ratios and proportions by designing a necklace, throwing paint balloons, playing …

University of Colorado

Matusik named Leeds School of Business dean

University of Colorado Boulder Provost Russell L. Moore today announced the appointment of Sharon F. Matusik as the dean of the Leeds School of …

Education

CU employs steam to control weeds on campus

Housing and Dining Services Turf Manager Darren Willett had already been researching steam as an option for weed control on the CU Boulder campus …

Gardening

Staff and students commended for sustainability efforts

A new sustainability certificate offering in the MBA program; 2,200 gallons of water per day captured at Williams Village North for re-use; and 1,500 …

Sustainability

The End of the Cold War and the Iran-Contra Scandal

<b><br>Question for Discussion: How did the Iran-Contra scandal, the<br>Clinton-Lewinsky scandal, and the 2000 Presidential<br>Election scandal affect Americans'</b> …

Geopolitics

CU scholar, fine artist finds new ways to put her mark on the world

Marina Kassianidou, who is 'obsessed by the idea of marking,' has received the Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant<p>To those who …

Art

Learn to parallel program in scripted languages

If you go<p><b>Who:</b> Open to the public<b><br>What:</b> Parallel Programming in Matlab, Python and R<b><br>When:</b> Monday, May 15, to Thursday, May 18, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each …

Programming