Arts & Culture

Asian Pacific American Awareness Month April 2017

April is Asian Pacific American Awareness Month at CU

April 11, 2017

Get to know the Asian American Pacific Islander community on the CU Boulder campus throughout the month of April, with a variety of educational and cultural events scheduled through April 27.Read more »
Mountain and valley landscape

Earth Sciences & Map Library photo contest now accepting entries

March 2, 2017

Submit photos related to geology, physical geography and environmental sciences for a chance to win the Earth Sciences & Map Library photo contest, accepting submissions now through April 14.Read more »
 Colorful illustration of Native American

A musical collision of historical perspectives

Feb. 3, 2017

A unique musical work composed for string quartet and Native American flute, "Anthem of the Ancestors" tells the history of North America's first peoples from a personal Native American perspective. Premieres Feb. 3 and 4.Read more »
Man watches vista from mountain summit

Ignite: A social justice retreat for students

Jan. 12, 2017

The Cultural Unity and Engagement Center is excited to announce the second annual Ignite: Yourself, Our Community, Our Future – A Social Justice Retreat for students from Feb. 3 to Feb. 5. The purpose of the retreat is to facilitate students' understanding of diversity and social justice within the context of leadership.Read more »
A colorful depiction of the Tetons in different shades of brown front of blue water, by artist Eve Drewelowe.

Art and music collide at First Thursday events

Nov. 30, 2016

Enjoy a night of conversation, themed food, great art and great music. Don't miss First Thursday, a free event series where CU Art Museum visitors are treated to Radio 1190's musical interpretation of an art exhibit. First Thursday happens next on Dec. 1 from 5 to 7 p.m.Read more »
Q'ero tribe members in Peru

Read the stars like the Inca with 'Secrets of the Andean Skies'

Nov. 9, 2016

The Inca could see "dark constellations." The brightness of the stars in the Pleiades told them when to plant crops. Learn to read the stars like the Inca during a talk titled "Secrets of the Andean Skies," Nov. 10 and 12 at Fiske Planetarium.Read more »
Trevor Paglen - CC photo by Mark Pritchard

Keeping it contained: The art and aesthetics of Trevor Paglen

Oct. 20, 2016

Trevor Paglen is a New York-based artist whose work deliberately blurs lines between science, contemporary art and journalism. He will be giving a presentation on campus on Oct. 26 at 7 p.m.Read more »
Artist Sheryl Oring, dressed in red white and blue, sits at a desk in front of her vintage typewriters.

'I Wish to Say' by performance artist Sheryl Oring

Sept. 22, 2016

America’s self-proclaimed personal secretary, Sheryl Oring, will be at the Trumbo Fountain from noon to 2 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 23, with her vintage typewriter to take down people's messages to the president. The performance art is in support of the opening of "44 Plays for 44 Presidents," running through Oct. 2.Read more »
Portrait of Charles Blow

New York Times editorialist and author Charles Blow to speak at CU Boulder

Sept. 21, 2016

In honor of Bisexual Visibility Day, the Cultural Events Board, Queer and Trans People of Color, and Biphoria have collaborated to bring New York Times editorialist and author of the award-winning memoir, Fire Shut Up in My Bones, to speak. Charles Blow, who came out publicly as bisexual in 2014, will speak on Friday, Sept. 23, at 4 p.m. in Eaton Humanities (HUMN) 1B50.Read more »
CU Movie night

'Chewie. We're home.'

July 28, 2016

CU Movie Night at Folsom Field is back and Friday night in the best setting in college athletics, you can watch the resurgence of one of the top movie franchises of all time. Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be shown starting at dusk, around 8 p.m. The event is free, and gates open at 6 p.m.Read more »

Pages

Pages