The college is proposing changes to the Freedom of Expression policy and we invite the campus community to read and comment on the revised policy. You can view the proposed new policy and submit feedback at www.coloradocollege.edu/basics/welcome/leadership/policies/open-comment.html . Comments and questions can be submitted through October 12, 2018.

Posted by lwilliams@coloradocollege.edu for the September 20, 2018 digest.

LPP Staff Experience the Springs – You live, work, and play in Colorado Springs, but how much do you really know about our amazing city? In partnership with Leadership Pikes Peak and TIAA we invite you to “Experience the Springs” like you never have before. Explore and discuss the major sectors of our city. Meet community decision makers and industry leaders. Network and establish strong community ties.

Wednesday, October 3rd
8am-2pm
Copy and paste this link to register:
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Deadline to register is Monday, September 24th. Contact Niki Sosa, nsosa@coloradocollege.edu, if you have any questions.

Posted by nsosa@coloradocollege.edu for the September 19, 2018 digest.

Join colleagues at the Block 1 In the Loop all-staff meeting Thursday, Sept. 20, in Bemis Great Hall. Breakfast will be served from 8 to 8:30 a.m., with the meeting directly following. Have you submitted your kudos, good news, and questions? Do so in advance, so they may be announced and addressed during the question-and-answer period:
www.coloradocollege.edu/other/staffcouncil/intheloop/.

Posted by swurtz@coloradocollege.edu for the September 19, 2018 digest.

Friday, Oct. 12, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Worner Center room 216. For faculty and staff. Please contact Victoria Levine by email by Sept. 20 if you would like to attend the luncheon, and please indicate if you would like a copy of the book delivered to your office at the beginning of Block 2. We will read The World and All the Things upon It by David Chang, who considers Indigenous peoples as active agents of global exploration and offers a new perspective on geographical understanding and its place in power struggles during colonization (paraphrased from the Amazon website).

Posted by aschumacher@coloradocollege.edu for the September 19, 2018 digest.

Please join us in celebrating National Housekeeping Appreciation Week September 17 – 21.
The Environmental Services Department is inviting everyone to show their appreciation to those who keep the campus looking its best.
Please email or call Claudia with any questions you may have at ext. 6357

Posted by claudia.garcia@coloradocollege.edu for the September 19, 2018 digest.

Nominations for both years will close Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.

Each year, the selection rotates among the academic divisions. For 2019-20, the book will be drawn from the social sciences; for 2020-21, the book will be drawn from the natural sciences. The book must also engage issues of diversity, value diverse cultural perspectives, and raise important questions around issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

To read more about the purpose of the Common Read program or to nominate a book, please visit the FYE website: www.coloradocollege.edu/other/fye/common-reading/

Posted by bgray@coloradocollege.edu for the September 18, 2018 digest.