Claire Lamman

Doubts (mostly) behind her, astronomy fan heads to Harvard 

May 8, 2019

Claire Lamman, the college’s spring 2019 outstanding graduate, turned out to be much better at science than she’d thought possible

graduates

Why are more students doubling up on majors and adding minors?

May 8, 2019

We asked nine CU Boulder students that question; they said they were following their hearts, planning carefully for their careers, or both.

left and right

Rejecting the stereotypical false choice in college

May 8, 2019

From the dean: Either/or choices are simple—too simple: Bach or rock? Beaches or mountains? Art or science? Job training or broad education? These are false choices.

math

Applied math students are winning big

May 7, 2019

Students of applied mathematics at the University of Colorado Boulder have been raking in honors and awards lately, and the department itself is celebrating .

Sean

Student uses the stage, journalism to shine a light on veterans

April 3, 2019

The culmination of his work is How to Leave a Battlefield, a stage play the student wrote using transcripts from some of the recorded interviews in the hopes of shining a light on soldiers transitioning to civilian life.

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.

Vera

CU leads pack with 5 Brooke Owens fellows

Feb. 5, 2019

A record setting number of CU Boulder students have earned Brooke Owens Fellowships to exceptional undergraduate women seeking careers in aviation or space exploration.

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Student helps tell stories of Boulder’s ‘Forgotten Neighbors’

Feb. 4, 2019

Keegan McNamara, a CU Boulder mathematics student, intends to give a voice to Boulder’s homeless

Besbes

Outstanding grad examines ‘the enemies of conservation’

Dec. 21, 2018

Collaboration between social scientists and wildlife conservationists is key to preserving the environment and protecting human rights, she concludes.

Singh

CU’s first female Rhodes Scholar took the road less traveled

Nov. 27, 2018

Following her passion rather than advice to major in a STEM field was key to finding a ‘sweet spot of success’ in political science and journalism for Serene Singh.

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