News Releases

September 30, 2015

The University of Colorado Boulder is the lead institution on a $1.9 million federal grant to develop autonomous aerial robotic systems that will enable new atmospheric science applications, including observing and better understanding the behavior of severe storms.

September 29, 2015

Faculty and staff members at the University of Colorado Boulder seeking funding for projects involving entrepreneurship or a problem-solving mindset are invited to submit proposals for the new CU-Boulder Campus Entrepreneurship Seed Awards.

September 29, 2015

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has selected researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder to take part in a landmark longitudinal study about the effects of substances including alcohol, tobacco and marijuana on developing adolescent brains.   

September 25, 2015

The Office of Tibet in Washington, D.C., today informed the University of Colorado Boulder that the Dalai Lama will not be able to attend any of his planned events in the United States next month for medical reasons. The following is from the Office of Tibet:

September 23, 2015

A Computing by Design symposium aimed at helping educators weave computer science principles throughout the K-12 curriculum will be held Monday, Sept. 28, at the STEM-focused Timberline PK-8, 233 E. Mountain View Ave., in Longmont.

September 22, 2015

The National Science Foundation has awarded separate grants of $2.5 million to the University of Colorado Boulder and $1.1 million to the University of Colorado Denver to expand and study the campuses’ Learning Assistant Program.

September 22, 2015

A brand new campus recycling center is up and running at the University of Colorado Boulder. The $7.2 million facility—a two-story,19,500-square-foot building—features a flexible layout geared toward improving safety and efficiency while increasing diversion rates. It can accommodate changing waste streams and difficult-to-recycle items more easily.

September 21, 2015

An interdisciplinary research team led by a University of Colorado Boulder professor has won a major funding award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to uncover the behavioral and neurological processes that govern the deeply embedded science of smell.

September 17, 2015

The University of Colorado Boulder welcomed its most academically qualified and diverse incoming freshman class in the campus’s history this fall, setting records for the second consecutive year. 

September 17, 2015

One of the largest research studies of it kind in the state is now underway at the University of Colorado Boulder to look at the effects of physical activity on the quality of life in older adults, including social, emotional, financial and cognitive function.