Students Features Archive

Student life: Eating healthy on a budget

Is it possible to eat healthy in college, while sticking to your budget? Campus experts say yes. Click through to watch a short video on eating healthy on a budget.

Program helps students 'bounce back' from academic probation

Any number of reasons can cause a student at CU-Boulder to be put on academic probation. The Bounce Back program helps those students recover from academic difficulties and get back on track.

Faculty in Focus No. 8: The environmental journalist

Theft, assault, sabotage and a suspicious death—it's not a description you’d expect to hear about Mt. Everest. It certainly wasn’t what Michael Kodas had imagined when he went there as part of an expedition to write about a husband and wife who had climbed the world’s highest peak 15 times.

2014 Winter Commencement address, 'Make your life stand for something'

On Dec. 20, 2014, the University of Colorado Boulder honored candidates for 1,707 degrees, including 1,194 bachelor’s degrees, 340 master’s degrees, 10 law degrees and 163 doctoral degrees. CU-Boulder Professor and 2014 Hazel Barnes Award recipient Robert S. Anderson gave the commencement address. See photos, video and more from this special occasion.

A family affair: Four generations of CU-Boulder graduates

"Through the years, the University of Colorado has been our stronghold and has served our family very well."

Zachary John Wehner graduated Dec. 20 with a master's degree in civil engineering, thus becoming the fourth generation of his family to earn a degree from the University of Colorado Boulder.

CU-Boulder: Highlights of 2014

In 2014, members of CU-Boulder's community again stood out, from publishing cutting-edge research to serving fellow Coloradans to reaching the top of their game in sports.

CU-Boulder, community partners to launch Sex Assault Nurse Examination program next year

The University of Colorado Boulder has worked closely with community partners to start a Sex Assault Nurse Examination program at a Boulder hospital during the first quarter of 2015. Boulder Community Health plans to launch the SANE program at its Foothills campus, providing a critical support resource for sex assault survivors.

Winter break & CDC travel advisories regarding travel to West Africa

The upcoming winter break is often a popular time for travel, so we want you to know about the latest CDC travel advisories. The CDC recommends that people avoid non-essential travel to Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone at this time.

Faculty in Focus No. 7: The law professor

Marriane Wesson never planned to be a lawyer, let alone a professor of law. And then almost by accident she became both. Known as Mimi to her friends, she compares her career path to a song by the Dixie Chicks about taking the long way around and not doing things like anybody else.

Before you leave town: Winter break reminders

With winter break quickly approaching, please take a moment to review some reminders and tips.


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