An image of a series of book covers authored by Linda Hogan

Celebrated poet, prof emerita to win honorary degree

April 29, 2022

CU Boulder professor emerita and poet Linda Hogan will be given an honorary Doctor of Letters for her record of achievement, commitment and compassion.

Digital humanities icons and binary numbers

Grant to develop humanities, data-science courses

April 13, 2022

Interdisciplinary, cross-college team at CU Boulder wins National Endowment for the Humanities Award.

Alexander Williams

In rap music, alumnus pens lyrical prophecies

March 28, 2022

CU Boulder graduate Alexander Williams is working to raise the profile of rap and hip-hop scholarship.

The British Empire Exhibition Tour. From left to right – Archie Christie, Major Belcher, Mr Bates (secretary) and Agatha.

‘Intimacy between rivals’

March 23, 2022

Real-life disappearance of Agatha Christie inspired CU Boulder Creative Writing student's New York Times bestselling novel "The Christie Affair."

People place flowers at a memorial in front of the King Soopers in Boulder where a mass shooting took place on March 22, 2021.

One year later, Boulder and the university remembers

March 22, 2022

Today and in coming weeks, multiple events commemorate the mass shooting on March 22, 2021.

Nilon addressing students in 1963 about civil rights. Photos courtesy of CU archives.

First CU Boulder Black professor, librarian paved way for others

Feb. 16, 2022

Black history snapshot: Racial bias hindered Charles and Mildred Nilon’s search for a home to buy, but they strove to make the university more inclusive and welcoming to those who came after

Old Photo of Hellems

After 100 years of heavy use, Hellems gets OK for major renovation

Dec. 21, 2021

After long-awaited project gets state legislative OK, campus planners aim to revamp the historic site for a bright and long future.

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Fan of blue-collar monsters wins Mark Twain award

Dec. 7, 2021

CU Boulder's Stephen Graham Jones' literary horror continues to win awards and fans.

Old Main

College recognizes six faculty with top honors

Dec. 3, 2021

Four professors of distinction and two teaching professors of distinction are named for 2021.

Old Main

New distinguished professors include physicist, chemist, poet and geologist

Nov. 5, 2021

University’s highest faculty honor awarded this year to four in the College of Arts and Sciences, 11 on all CU campuses.