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Music on a mission

Sometimes the big moments for a musician happen nowhere near the recital hall or the practice room. Sometimes they happen on the other side of the world, in a classroom with a young student who can’t read sheet music, and who can barely speak your language.

Classical guitarist Patrick Sutton (DMA'14) splits his time between performing and teaching students in nations without access to music education. He talks about his time spent in Afghanistan, Egypt and South Africa.


Pac-12 joins Green Sports Alliance

Following the leadership of its member institutions, the Pac-12 Conference officially joined the Green Sports Alliance. The Pac-12 is the first collegiate sports conference to count all its members as participants in the Green Sports Alliance. 


Engage with people different from you

Welcome new students! 

College is an exciting time to meet new people from many backgrounds and different ways of thinking, to learn more about who you are, and to think critically about your long-held beliefs, keeping some and revising others. 

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CU-Boulder New Venture Challenge teams to make first pitches Oct. 7

Thirty-eight teams have signed up to toss their ideas into the entrepreneurial ring the evening of Oct. 7, the first pitch event of the University of Colorado Boulder’s eighth annual New Venture Challenge (NVC). Though the event has reached full registration capacity both for pitchers and audience members, it’s not too late for people to become involved in NVC events throughout the school year building up to the season finals this spring.