Community & Culture

CU to Welcome New Students With Convocation, 'Global Jam' and Other Activities

August 09, 2010

Dozens of activities await new students at the University of Colorado Boulder starting Aug. 23, including a welcome convocation and a “Global Jam” international food and music fest.

CU-Boulder Suspends Study Abroad Programs in Mexico and Halts Scheduled Student Trip

July 22, 2010

University of Colorado at Boulder Interim Provost Russell Moore today announced that all CU-Boulder study abroad programs in Mexico and one CU academic program for undergraduates have been temporarily suspended for summer and fall due to continuing safety concerns in the country.

CU Names Interim Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement

July 07, 2010

Professor Robert Boswell of the molecular, cellular and developmental biology department at the University of Colorado at Boulder today was named interim vice chancellor for diversity, equity and community engagement effective July 15.

CU Prof Uncovers First Holocaust Liberation Photos, Highlights Overlapping Narratives

July 01, 2010

Soviet photojournalists working for the country's most important newspapers were among the first to document the unfolding Holocaust in their homeland, and they were also witnessing and recording the slaughter of Soviet citizens who, like the photographers themselves, were Jewish.

Live Streaming of Today's Pac-10 News Conference

June 11, 2010

Today's 11 a.m. news conference with University of Colorado at Boulder and Pac-10 Conference officials will be available via live streaming at

Early Arrival Recommended for CU-Boulder Commencement May 7

May 05, 2010

People attending the University of Colorado at Boulder commencement ceremony on Friday, May 7, at 8:30 a.m. at Folsom Field will join a projected crowd of about 20,000 and should plan an early arrival to avoid traffic congestion.

'Room To Read' Founder to Speak at CU-Boulder Commencement May 7

April 28, 2010

John Wood, founder of the international nonprofit organization "Room to Read," will give the commencement address during the University of Colorado at Boulder's spring graduation ceremony on Friday, May 7, beginning at 8:30 a.m. at Folsom Field.

Statement by CU-Boulder Chancellor on Campus Demonstrations by Westboro Baptist Church

April 22, 2010

Beginning today, the University of Colorado at Boulder could be picketed by members of the Westboro Baptist Church of Topeka, Kansas. As many of you know, this organization targets traditions and institutions ranging from military funerals to public schools to drive home a strongly anti-gay, hateful, despicable set of messages.

Provost Candidate Withdraws From Consideration at CU-Boulder

April 19, 2010

Todd Gleeson, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Colorado at Boulder and chair of the search committee for provost and executive vice chancellor for academic affairs, announced today that Robert J. Sternberg has withdrawn as a candidate for the position at CU-Boulder in order to pursue a pending offer at another university.

CU-City to Launch Party Registration Program

April 14, 2010

The University of Colorado at Boulder and the City of Boulder are announcing a pilot party registration program that is designed to help students become better informed about how to host responsible gatherings while giving police and neighbors other options for resolving noise complaints.


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