News Releases

November 25, 2008

The University of Colorado at Boulder Leeds School of Business will present its 44th annual Colorado Business Economic Outlook forum on Monday, Dec. 8 at 1 p.m. at the Denver Grand Hyatt Hotel, 1750 Welton St.

November 24, 2008

A University of Colorado at Boulder payload of web-spinning spiders and wannabe butterflies delivered to the International Space Station by the space shuttle Endeavour Nov. 14 has generated a buzz among scientists, astronauts, the news media and has even spawned an Internet video set to the music of "The Itsy-Bitsy Spider."

November 20, 2008

Two University of Colorado at Boulder faculty members are among 33 researchers selected by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute of Chevy Chase, Md., to participate in a $40 million pilot program to pursue large, collaborative and potentially transformative biomedical research.

November 18, 2008

A $1.2 million gift from the Tang Fund of New York to the University of Colorado at Boulder, the largest endowed gift ever made to the Center for Asian Studies, will allow students to experience China through a new study abroad program.

November 18, 2008

A strong La Niña that developed early last winter, only to disappear this summer, is showing signs of life again and could affect our winter weather, said University of Colorado at Boulder and NOAA atmospheric scientist Klaus Wolter.

November 17, 2008

If you're thinking about traveling abroad this year, don't go straight to your travel agent. First, stop by the University of Colorado at Boulder's Office of International Education and see just how far your education can take you.

November 17, 2008

University of Colorado at Boulder Professor of Law, Dayna Bowen Matthew, an expert in public health law, policy and ethics, will deliver the 2008 Distinguished Austin W. Scott Lecture at the Colorado Law School, Nov. 20.

November 14, 2008

Power has been restored to the CU Recreation Center and it is has returned to normal hours except for the Ice Rink, which will open at 5 p.m.

November 14, 2008

The University of Colorado at Boulder applied mathematics department has been awarded a $450,000 grant by the National Science Foundation to introduce pre-examination "oral assessments" in a number of courses to improve student understanding.

November 13, 2008

Val Peterson, wife of University of Colorado at Boulder Chancellor G.P. "Bud" Peterson, has been named president of the ARCS Foundation's Colorado chapter.