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Survey: CU President Bruce Benson's salary well below median pay for college presidents

CU officials say they'll have to raise the pay when eventually replacing Benson
07/16/2018 07:12 PM MDT
University of Colorado President Bruce Benson's salary ranks well below the median of public university leaders, new survey data shows. 
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Dead & Company concerts at CU yield 4 arrests, 1 citation over weekend
07/16/2018 07:28 AM MDT - The estimated 58,500 fans who watched the Dead & Company perform two shows over the weekend at Folsom Field were well behaved overall, according to University of Colorado police. Full Story

Boulder embraces Dead & Company, musical touchstone for generations
07/15/2018 10:46 PM MDT - Rock with roots reaching back half a century filled Folsom Field on Friday as Dead & Company kicked off two nights of shows in Boulder for a third year running. Full Story

CU regents discuss personality diagnostics, leadership styles: 'It's really about personal awareness'
07/13/2018 07:21 PM MDT - The University of Colorado regents on Friday used the results of a personality diagnostic test as a launch point for a discussion about improving their communication and conflict resolution. Full Story

Some University of Colorado regents propose measuring, increasing support for political diversity
07/12/2018 06:26 PM MDT - TABERNASH - Tensions flared Thursday among the University of Colorado regents as they discussed metrics by which they'll measure system and campus success. Full Story

CU Boulder launches review after professor uses university account to misappropriate research funds
07/11/2018 09:11 PM MDT - The University of Colorado is reviewing some of its auxiliary accounts in the wake of revelations that a professor used such an account to circumvent customary controls and use funds from a federal research contract for personal expenses. Full Story

Boulder ready to rock — and take fans' cash — with return of Dead & Company
07/11/2018 06:22 PM MDT - Laying their heads by the riverside or at some other bucolic bivouac has proven not to be the way most Dead & Company fans roll, so the band's return to Boulder this weekend likely will impact local merchants more than it does park rangers or the law enforcement community. Full Story

CU regents take personality tests in latest bid to better get along
07/12/2018 01:52 PM MDT - The University of Colorado's elected regents will try a new tactic to get along: personality tests. They'll gather for their annual summer retreat in Tabernash on Thursday and Friday for public meetings, and one of the sessions will focus on the results of personality tests they took in advance. Full Story

CU Boulder professor misappropriated funds from Los Alamos research contract, feds say
07/11/2018 01:19 PM MDT - A University of Colorado mechanical engineering professor pleaded guilty Monday in federal court to mail fraud related to a contract he obtained with Los Alamos National Laboratories in 2008 and used for personal expenses, including international travel. Full Story

CU Boulder instructor introduces parking lot plots for bees: 'The bees can't wait'
07/10/2018 11:11 AM MDT - The edge of a Boulder parking lot has been transformed into a haven for bees native to Colorado. More than 20 native plants have replaced shrubs and line two sides of the parking lot next to the intersection of Canyon Boulevard and 14th Street, near the Boulder County Farmers Market. 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