Community groups that are committed to revitalizing and beautifying University Hill are working together on a variety of painting, gardening and clean-up projects scheduled to occur on Saturday, Sept. 24.
The University of Colorado Boulder will host the Buff Essentials program Sept. 26-30 with numerous events designed to provide support for students a few weeks into the fall semester as they begin adapting and integrating into the CU community.
The University of Colorado Boulder Oasis student group and Counseling and Psychological Services will present the third annual Live Free Weekend -- a sobriety challenge to the campus community -- Sept. 22-26.
Arts and Culture Week, the annual celebration of University of Colorado Boulder artistic and cultural resources, begins Sept. 12 with a variety of free and low-cost events for campus and community audiences.
The University of Colorado Buffaloes vs. Cal-Berkeley Bears football game at Folsom Field on Sept. 10 is technically a nonconference game, but most in the campus community recognize that it's the beginning of a new era.
Student Involvement Week begins Sept. 6 at the University of Colorado Boulder with a variety of fairs, receptions and open houses to highlight opportunities for CU-Boulder students to become involved with their campus and the greater Boulder community.
A kitchen bustling with chefs trained in knife skills and soup making, preparing foods to perfection in large rotisseries and using sous vide -- a French technique for gently cooking vacuum-packed edibles in a water bath -- could easily be part of the famous Cordon Bleu culinary institute as it is Housing and Dining Services at the University of Colorado Boulder.
Student leaders will join the city of Boulder and University of Colorado Boulder officials next week to welcome students to the community and provide information on being good neighbors. "Walkabout" teams will be in the University Hill, Goss Grove and portions of Martin Acres neighborhoods.
Dozens of activities await new students at the University of Colorado Boulder starting Aug. 18, including a welcome convocation hosted by Provost Russell Moore and a "Global Jam" international food fest.
Volunteers from a variety of campus groups will be available to help new students move their belongings into University of Colorado Boulder residence halls Aug. 16 and Aug. 18 as New Student Move-In begins next week.