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Coloradan, Alumni Association Recognized with CASE Awards

Nov. 21, 2022

This fall, the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) recognized the Coloradan alumni magazine with three awards in its annual CASE District Awards. In addition, CASE recognized the CU Boulder Alumni Association with two awards.

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CU Boulder Alum Named a 2022 MacArthur Fellow

Nov. 15, 2022

Astrodynamicist and space environmentalist Moriba Jah is among the prestigious 25-member cohort of the 2022 MacArthur Fellows Program.

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CU Boulder Alum Part of First All-Black Team to Summit Mount Everest

Nov. 7, 2022

Former CU decathlete Eddie Taylor admits he never expected to stand on the summit of Mount Everest — especially as part of the first all-Black team to attempt the expedition.

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Alum Leads Study Mapping Yellowstone’s Plumbing

Nov. 7, 2022

Carol Finn and her team of researchers are the first to use electromagnetic sensors to map the hydrothermal network — the plumbing — under Yellowstone National Park.

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75 Years of Rocky Mountain Rescues

Nov. 7, 2022

For 75 years, the Rocky Mountain Rescue Group (RMRG) — a solely volunteer organization — has served as the main response agency for mountain search and rescue in Boulder County.

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CU Researchers Rethink Mental Illness

Nov. 7, 2022

Using brain imaging, genetics, telemedicine and collaboration, researchers at CU Boulder are finding new ways to help stem the growing crisis.

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Images From the James Webb Space Telescope

Nov. 7, 2022

Much of the world was awestruck when NASA published the first images from the James Webb Space Telescope, the world’s largest and most powerful space telescope.

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What's in an Athletic Director's Phone?

Nov. 7, 2022

As CU Boulder’s senior associate athletic director and assistant vice chancellor for Advancement, Leon Jackson III works with donors to raise funds that support the university’s more than 350 student athletes across 17 sports.

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The History of Vetsville: How CU Housed Thousands of WWII Veterans

Nov. 7, 2022

CU Boulder’s student population nearly doubled as veterans enrolled during the end of World War II.

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CU Alum Makes Puzzles for a Living

Nov. 7, 2022

Chris Wirth founded Liberty Puzzles, a Boulder-based company that makes hand-designed puzzles. Business is booming.