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University Of Colorado Boulder
The UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO BOULDER (commonly referred to as CU or COLORADO) is a public research university located in Boulder, Colorado , United States. It is the flagship university of the University of Colorado
Colorado
system and was founded five months before Colorado
Colorado
was admitted to the Union in 1876. In 2015, the university comprised nine colleges and schools and offered over 150 academic programs and enrolled almost 33,000 students. Twelve Nobel Laureates , nine MacArthur Fellows , and 20 astronauts have been affiliated with CU Boulder as students, researchers, or faculty members in its history. The university received nearly $454 million in sponsored research in 2010 to fund programs like the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics , and JILA
JILA

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Williams Village
There are currently 23 CU BOULDER RESIDENCE HALLS on and off the campus of University of Colorado Boulder . The dorm types range from singles to five-person rooms. Some rooms have additional amenities such as a full bathroom or a kitchen. The majority of the students at the residence halls are freshmen, but any undergraduate student can live in the residence halls. There are three residence communities: Central Campus, Kittredge, and Williams Village. All residence halls have Resident Assistants that help students with problems and arrange activities for the residents. Most residence halls also features Residential Academic Communities, which are either Residential Academic Programs (RAP) or Living and Learning Communities (LLC)
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Talk
TALK may refer to: * Conversation , interactive communication between two or more people * Speech , the production of a spoken language * Interaction , face to face conversations * Compulsive talking , beyond the bounds of what is considered to be a socially acceptable amount of talking * Communication<
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Greek Language
GREEK ( Modern Greek
Modern Greek
: ελληνικά , _elliniká_, "Greek", ελληνική γλώσσα (_ listen ), ellinikí glóssa_, "Greek language") is an independent branch of the Indo-European family of languages, native to Greece
Greece
and other parts of the Eastern Mediterranean . It has the longest documented history of any living Indo-European language, spanning 34 centuries of written records. Its writing system has been the Greek alphabet
Greek alphabet
for the major part of its history; other systems, such as Linear B
Linear B
and the Cypriot syllabary
Cypriot syllabary
, were used previously. The alphabet arose from the Phoenician script and was in turn the basis of the Latin
Latin
, Cyrillic
Cyrillic
, Armenian , Coptic , Gothic and many other writing systems
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Public University
A PUBLIC UNIVERSITY is a university that is predominantly funded by public means through a national or subnational government, as opposed to private universities . Whether a national university is considered public varies from one country (or region) to another, largely depending on the specific education landscape
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Flagship University
A FLAGSHIP is a vessel used by the commanding officer of a group of naval ships, characteristically a flag officer entitled by custom to fly a distinguishing flag. Used more loosely, it is the lead ship in a fleet of vessels, typically the first, largest, fastest, most heavily armed, or best known. Over the years, the term "flagship" has become a metaphor used in industries such as broadcasting, automobiles, airlines, and retailing to refer to their highest profile or most expensive products and locations. CONTENTS * 1 Naval use * 2 Flagship as metaphor * 2.1 Colleges and universities in the United States * 2.2 Retailing * 2.3 Broadcasting * 2.4 Automobiles * 2.5 Conservation * 3 References NAVAL USEIn common naval use, the term flagship is fundamentally a temporary designation; the flagship is wherever the admiral 's flag is being flown
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Space-grant
The SPACE-GRANT COLLEGES are institutions that are members of a network of 52 consortia formed for the purpose of outer space-related research . Each consortium is based in one of the 50 states , the District of Columbia , or Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico
, and each consists of multiple independent space-grant institutions, with one of the institutions acting as the lead. The U.S. Congress established the NATIONAL SPACE GRANT COLLEGE AND FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM in 1988. NASA
NASA
administers the program, and first took that role in 1989. Similar programs include land-grant colleges (instituted in 1862), sea-grant colleges (instituted in 1966), and sun-grant colleges (instituted in 2003). Unlike in the land-grant program, no economic rights to outer space have been granted in the space-grant program, only money
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University Of Colorado
Coordinates : 39°44′43″N 104°59′00″W / 39.745196°N 104.983340°W / 39.745196; -104.983340 University of Colorado
Colorado
ESTABLISHED 1876 ENDOWMENT US $ 1.063 billion (systemwide) PRESIDENT Bruce D. Benson LOCATION Denver
Denver
, Colorado
Colorado
, United States
United States
Boulder Denver
Denver
Colorado
Colorado
Springs Locations of University of Colorado
Colorado
campuses in Boulder , Colorado
Colorado
Springs , and Denver
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Association Of American Universities
The ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN UNIVERSITIES (AAU) is a binational organization of leading research universities devoted to maintaining a strong system of academic research and education. It consists of 60 universities in the United States (both public and private ) and two universities in Canada . CONTENTS* 1 Organization * 1.1 Benefits * 1.2 Presidents * 1.3 Statistics * 2 Membership * 2.1 Former members * 2.2 Map of schools * 3 Advocacy * 4 See also * 5 Notes and references * 6 External links ORGANIZATIONThe AAU was founded in 1900 by a group of fourteen Ph.D. -granting universities in the United States to strengthen and standardize American doctoral programs
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Association Of Public And Land-Grant Universities
The ASSOCIATION OF PUBLIC AND LAND-GRANT UNIVERSITIES (APLU) is a research, policy, and advocacy organization of public research universities , land-grant institutions , state university systems , and higher education organizations. It has member campuses in all of the United States
United States
as well as the District of Columbia , four U.S. territories , Canada
Canada
, and Mexico
Mexico
. CONTENTS* 1 Membership * 1.1 Membership involvement * 1.2 Membership criteria * 2 Key areas of focus * 3 History * 4 Organizational structure * 4.1 Association leadership * 4.2 Board of directors * 5 Annual Meeting * 6 References * 7 External links MEMBERSHIPThe association's membership includes 238 institutions, consisting of 209 campuses (75 of which are land-grant institutions), 24 university systems, and five higher education affiliates
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Universities Research Association
The UNIVERSITIES RESEARCH ASSOCIATION, INC. (URA) is a consortium of 90 leading research-oriented universities primarily in the United States, with members also in Canada, Japan, Italy, and the United Kingdom. The not-for-profit URA corporation was founded in 1965 for management and operation of research facilities in the national interest. CONTENTS * 1 History and purpose * 2 Organization * 3 Membership * 3.1 Domestic (83) * 3.2 International (7) * 4 See also * 5 References * 6 External links HISTORY AND PURPOSEThe URA was founded in 1965, under the directive of the U.S. Presidential Advisory Committee and the National Academy of Sciences . Its charter involves the management and operation of research facilities
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Financial Endowment
A FINANCIAL ENDOWMENT is a donation of money or property to a nonprofit organization for the ongoing support of that organization. Usually the endowment is structured so that the principal amount is kept intact while the investment income is available for use, or part of the principal is released each year, which allows for their donation to have an impact over a longer period than if it were spent all at once. An endowment may come with stipulations regarding its usage. The total value of an institution's investments is often referred to as the institution's endowment and is typically organized as a public charity , private foundation , or trust
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University Of Colorado System
Coordinates : 39°44′43″N 104°59′00″W / 39.745196°N 104.983340°W / 39.745196; -104.983340 University of Colorado
Colorado
ESTABLISHED 1876 ENDOWMENT US $ 1.063 billion (systemwide) PRESIDENT Bruce D. Benson LOCATION Denver
Denver
, Colorado
Colorado
, United States
United States
Boulder Denver
Denver
Colorado
Colorado
Springs Locations of University of Colorado
Colorado
campuses in Boulder , Colorado
Colorado
Springs , and Denver
Denver

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Chancellor (education)
A CHANCELLOR is a leader of a college or university, usually either the executive or ceremonial head of the university or o