CU-Boulder study: Women, minorities penalized — and white men rewarded — for valuing diversity at work

07/23/2014 03:54 PM MDT
Women and minorities who advocate for diversity in the workplace often receive lower performance reviews, while their white male counterparts are rewarded for the same behavior, according to new University of Colorado research. 
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CU-Boulder grounds worker displays 'whimsical' artwork on campus
07/22/2014 06:00 PM MDT - Jessie Taylor knows there's something to the old cliche: "There's more to a person than meets the eye." Full Story

CU-Boulder researcher: Natural play areas provide classroom benefits
07/22/2014 09:59 AM MDT - A study led by a University of Colorado professor has found that playgrounds featuring natural habitats and trees, not just asphalt and recreational equipment, lessens children's stress and inattention.  Full Story

CU-Boulder late-night stadium construction disturbing neighbors
07/19/2014 02:38 PM MDT - The constant "beep beep beep" of construction trucks backing up and the sporadic "thunk thunk" made by excavators working at the University of Colorado have been keeping Margaret Ruskiewicz up at night lately. Full Story

CU sets fundraising record with $298.4M in private donations
07/18/2014 01:32 PM MDT - The University of Colorado system set a new fundraising record this year, collecting $298.4 million in private contributions. Full Story

CU regents brainstorm how to measure goals
07/17/2014 06:50 PM MDT - The University of Colorado Board of Regents discussed how to best measure progress toward its systemwide goals at the first day of its annual summer retreat Thursday. Full Story

CU-Boulder prof: No evidence California cellphone ban decreased traffic accidents
07/17/2014 08:34 PM MDT - The findings of a new study, co-authored by a University of Colorado professor, suggest that banning cellphone use behind the wheel might not make roadways significantly safer. Full Story

CU Buffs player Jeffrey Hall goes back to jail on bond violations
07/16/2014 06:49 PM MDT - While awaiting trial in an assault case, University of Colorado football player Jeffrey Hall found himself back in jail this week after officials say he missed a drug-testing appointment and failed to comply with the call-in procedure stipulated in his bond conditions. Full Story

With apartments not ready, CU-Boulder students scramble for housing
07/15/2014 08:44 AM MDT - Some University of Colorado students are scrambling to find a place to live after learning that their building, the newly remodeled Oak House at 12th Street and College Avenue, won't be ready until mid-October because of construction delays. Full Story

CU Buffs football players best campus police in softball slugfest
07/13/2014 08:46 AM MDT - It wasn't exactly a must-win, but seven weeks before their season kicks off, the University of Colorado football team picked up a little momentum Saturday, besting the campus police department in a friendly softball showdown. Full Story

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Are car keys a thing of the past?

The furor over General Motors' deadly ignition switch has the potential to doom the car key, a technology drivers have been using for 65 years. Full Story
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Famous bidders lining up to buy Clippers

Billionaires, entertainers and athletes alike announced their intentions to pursue the Los Angeles Clippers with varying degrees of seriousness Wednesday, proving the longtime losers will be quite a prize if the NBA is able to wrest control of the team away from Donald Sterling after his lifetime ban for racist remarks. Full Story
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Louis CK is back and grumpier than ever

Louie, who (like Louis) is a New York comic and a divorced father of two daughters, knows struggle and angst and cloudy wonderment. He views life through eyes with a stricken look, dwelling in a state of comfortable dread. Full Story