Macky Auditorium

I’ll Be Bach

April 29, 2016

Did you know that CU-Boulder has a concert hall? Did you know that said concert hall is gorgeous and that the musical performances there are brilliant and very often free for student? When I first started classes at CU-Boulder, I made the mistake of limiting my scope within the university... Read more »

How to Make a Buffeo

April 29, 2016

Makes 6 dozen cookies @ 3oz each (make sure to cut this in half if you are making it at home!) Cookie dough 3lbs butter, cold 1.5lbs sugar 2lbs 4oz flour 1tsp salt 12oz cocoa powder Combine butter and sugar, mix on low speed for 15 seconds Add flour, salt... Read more »
Students having fun

My Worst Mistake

April 27, 2016

In your freshman year of college, you make a lot of good choices that will positively affect the rest of your college career. You also make some not-so-great decisions, some smaller than others—like forgetting to wear socks to class, or getting out of the dorm shower and realizing that you... Read more »
CU Buff pool

How to Get the Most out of the CU-Boulder Rec Center

April 26, 2016

If you aren’t spending any time at the CU Rec Center, you are missing out! We all have seen the beautiful view the rec center offers, at least once on a campus tour. But how often do you actually utilize the gym? In addition to the beautiful view and the... Read more »
Homecoming parade

Texas vs. Boulder

April 25, 2016

When I first moved to Colorado from Arlington, Texas, I stared at the mountains and foothills and finally understood all the adventure novels I grew up reading. Mountains are so incredibly cool, and so gorgeous. I went to high school in Breckenridge, Colorado, the ski town, but as awesome as... Read more »
Cassandra and friends

Creating Your Legacy

April 25, 2016

Going to a big university may seem like a place where you have less of an impact, but I’ve learned that it can be the opposite depending on how you handle it. At larger universities, you have more opportunities, and bigger organizations to join. There are very few things you... Read more »

Switzerland vs. USA

April 22, 2016

High school for me was not as most people experience high school. I had no prom, no football games, no homecoming, basically anything associated with an American high school, I did not experience. My high school years were spent at an International School in Switzerland, as that is where my... Read more »
Student waiting for a train

Traveling as a Student

April 20, 2016

I have never been one to stay in one place for very long. One of the most beautiful things in life (in my humble opinion) is to explore new places. Being completely lost is an adventure, and I try to do so as often as possible. I absolutely love traveling,... Read more »
CU-Boulder graduation ceremony

Preparing for Life After Graduation

April 19, 2016

As graduation looms, I am getting more and more excited about the possibilities I have. Being the planner I am, though, I have a lot to do before I feel ready for the next step in my life. Here are a few of the things that are on my mind... Read more »
Dorm room with decorations

How to Make Your Dorm Room Home

April 18, 2016

Moving into a residence hall can be a big change for some college freshmen. The excitement of staying in a new location on a college campus with (usually) a roommate or two is contrasted by the nervousness for a change in the home environment you are so used to. While... Read more »