Carolina Chickadee

Understanding evolution, one chickadee at a time

March 25, 2020

A CU Boulder researcher has received a $1.75 million NSF grant to study chickadee hybrids

Herb Bowman

Physics alum had luck to spare—and family hopes to share

March 12, 2020

Herbert E. Bowman scholarship designed for CU Boulder physics undergrads

Frances Arnold

53rd Gamow Memorial Lecture at CU Boulder postponed due to COVID-19 coronavirus

March 12, 2020

Talk by Nobel Prize recipient Frances Arnold to be rescheduled for a date to be determined

Screen shot of colorful dancing crystals

Parading crystals could usher in new generation of electronics

March 11, 2020

Researchers at CU Boulder found that when electricity is applied to ‘torons,’ they celebrate like they’re at carnival

Marcia Douglas

CU Boulder English professor wins $100,000 grant for novel project

March 6, 2020

Marcia Douglas to voice Caribbean immigrant experiences through boundary-breaking novel and performance.

Beth and Chelsea in Guat

Claiming their voices

March 6, 2020

CU Boulder researchers create vocal-empowerment curriculum for young women.

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Through the eyes of the inmates

Feb. 27, 2020

An unprecedented study reported in a new book from a CU Boulder professor pulls back the curtain on prison gangs.

Soil and mountains

New grant crumbles mysteries of the soil

Feb. 27, 2020

Two CU Boulder projects are this year’s winners of the Signals in the Soil grants.

Blood Meridian book

Write into the sunset by spotlighting the American West

Feb. 27, 2020

Annual writing awards from the Center of the American West urge students to re-examine and reflect on the American West


CU Boulder astrophysicists gain top honors from peers

Feb. 27, 2020

Jack Burns and Fran Bagenal have been recognized among the inaugural class of fellows of the American Astronomical Society, the organization announced this week.