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Survey: UNC, Community Partnerships Exceed 130

According to a recent survey, over 130 community partnerships exist between UNC and the community, providing students with a host of opportunities for engaged learning outside of the classroom. Continue Reading

Finance, Administration Offices to Offer Training for Employees

Opportunities Feb. 14 and 21 will be provided for new and existing employees to learn more about policies, procedures and tips for purchasing and contracts, information management and technology, budgets, human resources, and payroll. The half-day trainings will be offered in Columbine B at University Center. For more information, including the schedule for the sessions, click here (PDF).

Submit Nominations for M. Lucile Harrison Award by Friday

Nominations for the M. Lucile Harrison Award, which recognizes a faculty member with a long career of professional excellence, are due in the Provost's office no later than Friday, Feb. 23. Nomination letters may be submitted by faculty, staff or students and include a letter of recommendation, two additional letters of support, and the nominee's current vita.

Submissions should be sent to provost.office@unco.edu by 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23.

Review criteria include but are not limited to: evidence of excellence and innovation in teaching, a continuous record of peer reviewed nationally/internationally disseminated research, scholarship or creative works, service to program, university, discipline or community. More information, including criteria, a list of past recipients, and complete instructions for submitting a nomination are on the Provost's Office website.

If you have any questions, please call the Office of the Provost at 351-2823.

Maintenance Request System Upgraded

Facilities Management has upgraded the maintenance request system to include a Browse button. The campus community can use this button to submit pictures or other documents with their requests. Also please only use the submit button once to avoid multiple requests.

Off-Campus Housing Fair Feb. 14

Off-Campus Life will host the Off-Campus Housing Fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14, in the lower level of the University Center. Students, faculty and staff will be able to explore living options for the 2017-18 academic year, including apartment complexes, apartments in houses, town homes and houses.

Large property management companies, independent apartment complexes, small individual landlords and realtors will provide information about their properties and related services.

UNC Sustainable Bears: Tip of the Week

Let's all work together for water savings. Take shorter showers, turn off water when brushing your teeth, and report any water leaks you see to your building coordinator or RA. This will save 450 gallons of water over the course of a month..Remember to visit UNC's People.Power.Planet site to learn more ways to save.

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