New ideas on the CUSP!
Approved submissions to the 2014 CUSP program are now posted and can be viewed under the 2014 CUSP Submissions header. More ideas are still flowing in, so check for updates in the days and weeks to come. We'll be accepting submissions through April 30, 2014. We welcome your new ideas (subject to review) and we encourage you to look over both our new submissions and our submission archive to find ideas that may work for you or your organization. If you see something you like, please add a comment and let us know. Your participation is crucial to the success of this program!
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DESCRIPTION: The Office of Institutional Research uses our subscription to an online survey program called Qualtrics to administer surveys for other UCCS offices. By extended our services, we improve campus efficiency and save time and money. We improve efficiency by … Continue reading
DESCRIPTION: In the fall of 2011 the College of Arts & Sciences made the decision to migrate the departments that were supported by the Financial Service Centers to the newly introduced MyLeave time collection solution that CU System was … Continue reading
DESCRIPTION: The Laboratory Registration Program was implemented as a process whereby Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) (Ron Honn and Cynthia Norton) could collect a variety of information about lab type environments on campus. These lab type environments include traditional … Continue reading
DESCRIPTION: The team of Cheryl Welch, Madeline Sembrat, Lisa Stanford, Chris Scanlan, Peggy McIntosh and Terri Carrothers identified that there were severe knowledge deficits throughout the AMC campus in the areas of HR hiring, salary setting, multiple components of pay, … Continue reading
DESCRIPTION: Our project developed the steps needed to evaluate and ultimately implement a new mopping system for the vivarium at the Anschutz Medical Campus, as part of our effort to decrease labor time and chemical and water usage, while maintaining … Continue reading
DESCRIPTION: This submission describes a specialized peer group on the Boulder campus. The Research Administrators Meetings (RAM) is an informal group of employees who have come together to discuss relevant and timely issues related to administering sponsored research projects and … Continue reading
DESCRIPTION: This form was created to allow students to schedule their capstone presentations online; it notifies the coordinators of the capstone program when a presentation is scheduled, and identifies any media needs the student may have. HOW DOES THIS IMPACT THE UNIVERSITY? … Continue reading
DESCRIPTION: Throughout all campuses, each group responsible for cleaning has historically purchased cleaning supplies from whichever supplier they chose. There was no coordination among campuses or even among the various groups on a single campus. On Boulder campus, for example, … Continue reading
DESCRIPTION: The Office of the Treasurer centrally oversees the bank and credit card accounts for all campuses and units of the University of Colorado. On a yearly basis, the university’s bank, Wells Fargo Bank, requires the University of Colorado to … Continue reading
DESCRIPTION: There are many processes that must be accomplished once a grant/contract award is received by a PI. Jill Rogers of the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences created a check list to ensure that we would remember all … Continue reading