Monthly Archives: May 2013

OUC Supports ‘Take Your Child to Work Day’ Activities

At 1800 Grant Street, this year’s Take Our Sons and Daughters to Work Day embraced the theme “Let’s Move.” Picking up on the Be Colorado initiative, the April event offered mental and physical activities for children of OUC and other … Continue reading

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New CUSP Submission Documents Better Financial Management through Portal Zones

On the Boulder Campus, budget and IT staff from the College of Arts & Sciences collaborated to create zones in the A&S portal for 5 of the College’s major financial commitments: Faculty Retentions, Faculty Start-ups, Recruitment, Equipment Matching, and Library. The zones are … Continue reading

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CUSP Shares Benefits of Virtual Desktop Environment

In recent years, Boulder’s department of Housing and Dining Services has gone from an office with 2 databases and 150 computers to one with almost 200 databases and closer to 1,000 desktop and other computing devices. The Housing IT (HIT) … Continue reading

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In New CUSP Contribution, SOM Shows Transparency in Job Processes

In the School of Medicine’s Department of Orthopedics, a key value is transparency. And among the ways in which this value is daily demonstrated is the HR Processes Spreadsheet. The spreadsheet’s 30-some tabs are focused on key functions or procedures, … Continue reading

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A Better Way to Survey

A recent submission to the CU Shared Practices (CUSP) Program describes how the UCCS Office of Institutional Research uses their experience – and a subscription to the Qualtrics online survey program – to design and administer surveys for other campus … Continue reading

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