People

With empathy in decline, program builds scholarly community through difference

Nov. 5, 2019

The Miramontes Arts and Sciences Program teaches students to listen to, understand and connect with one another across backgrounds, values and experiences.

yoga

Students root down to rise up

Oct. 14, 2019

"I make it a point to spend time with students outside of class. I love developing those relationships and yoga is one of the ways to do that.”

Brown

Instructors improve the accessibility of geology

Oct. 10, 2019

CU Boulder geologists are addressing one of their field’s big struggles, accommodating people with physical limitations.

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Getting beyond quick fixes on big social problems

Aug. 19, 2019

Map the System competition encourages CU Boulder students to deeply understand social challenges before pitching solutions.

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Academic coaches help students raise grades, stay in school, study finds

July 26, 2019

CU Boulder staff members lead effort to refine, expand and replicate the developing field of academic coaching

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.

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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.

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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.

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