Testing illustration

Documenting fear, anger, grief, humor, love

June 22, 2020

Anthropology students at CU Boulder explore how we feel a pandemic

Mossy fairy garden

Spreading fairy dust in an age of uncertainty

June 8, 2020

Local art project from CU Boulder staff member brings magic to her Boulder neighborhood

Hubbard Everest

Alum goes hard core in new Nat Geo expedition

June 1, 2020

CU Boulder alum heads team in Himalayas for National Geographic climate-research mission.


Got (sustainable) milk? Student’s research points a way

May 13, 2020

CU Boulder undergrad’s honors thesis sheds light on sustainability of milk alternatives

Sophie Jones

Love and grief in the time of coronavirus

May 7, 2020

Produced by CU Boulder grads, new movie Sophie Jones deals with the loss of normalcy

Patricia Rankin

What will it take to close the gender gap in physics? Patricia Rankin is working to find out

April 23, 2020

Rankin is telling a different story today. She’s dedicating the rest of her career to showing that she does look like a physicist—and so do countless young women, and especially women of color, who are just getting started in the field.

Aspen Heidekrueger

Philosophy student blogs about having, surviving and just coping with cancer

April 6, 2020

Leukemia survivor’s blog lets people with cancer know they are not alone

Maureen McNamara

Nobel winner sparks senior’s love of space medicine

March 31, 2020

‘I fell in love with space that day. I didn’t even know I liked space,’ student Maureen McNamara notes

Beth and Chelsea in Guat

Claiming their voices

March 6, 2020

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

Amy Martinez

Learning to fail helps students thrive

Feb. 24, 2020

CU Boulder program makes undergraduate research accessible, teaching students to follow their curiosity and reframe their failures.