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CU in Color

Nov. 10, 2020

Year round, CU Boulder is alive with color.

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10 Coronavirus Campus Safety Measures

Sept. 4, 2020

With the semester underway and students back on campus, here are some of the protections CU Boulder is implementing for faculty, staff and students: Before the first day of class in August, everyone took a required online course about COVID-19 safety. Each day before coming to campus, students, faculty and...

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Photo of the Week: COVID-Ready Campus

Aug. 28, 2020

After spending the summer updating campus for the pandemic, CU Boulder officially welcomed students for the fall semester Aug. 24.

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10 Facts about CU's Lawns

July 9, 2020

With the summer heat peaking, it’s a wonder that CU Boulder’s lawns stay pristine. Here are 10 interesting facts about CU’s irrigation system which gets the job done: CU has the largest centrally-controlled irrigation system west of the Mississippi River. All told, campus has over 66,000 sprinkler heads. The sprinklers...

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Photo of the Week: Clear Skies

July 6, 2020

It wouldn't be summertime in Boulder without a cloudless blue sky and a high above 90.

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Thinking of You

June 1, 2020

Vintage postcards dating as far back as 1911 speak to the Norlin Charge, first read in 1935: "The University consists of all who come into and go forth from her halls, who are thinkg of you touched by her influence and who carry on her spirit."

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An Unusually Quiet Campus

June 1, 2020

On what should have been the first week back for students and faculty after spring break, CU Boulder remained deserted in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The New Connection

June 1, 2020

The Connection recently completed renovations, and has reopened to the public.

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10 Facts About CU's Iconic Roof Tiles

May 11, 2020

CU's clay roof tiles are a staple of the campus architecture.

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How We Got Guggenheim Hall

Feb. 1, 2020

Most of the buildings on CU’s old quad are named for past CU presidents, faculty, deans and regents. Then there’s Guggenheim.

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