BBC riders on the road

Buffalo Bicycle Classic goes virtual

Aug. 5, 2020

The annual bicycle race that provides scholarships to arts and sciences students is moving to a do-it-yourself ride format due to COVID-19

Raven artwork

Addison Scholarship winner says award comes at just the right time

May 21, 2020

For Raven Hopgood, an incoming art practices major, the award validates her dedication to pursuing the arts.

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

Venita and Lyt

Born in poverty, alumna became icon of finance

Dec. 16, 2019

Lyttleton ‘Lyt’ Harris establishes planned gift of $2.5 million for scholarships benefitting students who follow in the steps of his wife, the late Venita VanCaspel.

Ghadessi

Donors, scholarship recipients say awards benefit both parties

Feb. 27, 2019

‘Because of you, I’ve gotten the opportunity to really experiment and create freely,’ student tells benefactors.

trish and sam

Bereaved mother takes pilgrimage to find peace, help others

May 11, 2018

Trish and John Deford hope to assist students who are battling addictions like the one that claimed their son, CU Boulder alumnus Sam Deford, through a new scholarship fund.

Trotsky

Depression-era shortstop catches good fortune, passes it on

Aug. 29, 2017

Skim milk was 10 cents a gallon, and spaghetti was cheap. “So, we had a lot of skim milk, and we ate a lot of spaghetti”—with no sauce.

bbc

Hundreds set to ride bikes to change student lives

Aug. 21, 2017

Hundreds of cyclists will take to the road on Sept. 10 to raise money for scholarships at the University of Colorado Boulder.

Graduation

As student-loan debt soars, endowments can help 

April 27, 2017

We are pleased to report recent successes in the College of Arts and Sciences with respect to visionary endowment gifts. Just in the last few years, significant endowment gifts for scholarships, endowed chairs and endowed professorships have enriched our college and accelerated increases in our academic quality.

Meyers

International-affairs students launch scholarship fund

March 20, 2017

Without scholarships, a lot of ‘super smart’ students would not be able to attend or finish college, CU Boulder students and philanthropists note.

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