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Braddock Peak Named for Prof

March 1, 2009

After spending his life making maps of Colorado’s Front Range, professor emeritus William Braddock now appears in them.

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Students Look to Alumni in Tough Times

March 1, 2009

Students tend to think their college years are “crazy” and that the “real world” starts after graduation, but Erlinda Kiefel Stafford says the adventure continues long after you receive your diploma.

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Regents Most Diverse Board in History

March 1, 2009

In November Colorado voters elected two first-generation Americans — also among the youngest ever elected — to serve on the CU Board of Regents, making it the most diverse board ever.

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New Doctoral Programs Blaze Technological Trails

March 1, 2009

Developing sensing and imaging systems in everything from cars to medical equipment may be lines of work for future alumni of CU’s new graduate program in computational optical sensing and imaging.

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Who Knew ESTER Was So Cool?

March 1, 2009

Mike West, director of education for CU Biodiesel, has taught everyone from postgraduate students to second-graders how to brew their own biodiesel, showing how simple it is to create cleaner, more sustainable fuel from waste.

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Grammy Takes Note of Takács

March 1, 2009

They’re in company with this year’s Grammy nominees Coldplay and Radiohead. CU Boulder’s resident string quartet, the Takács Quartet was nominated for a Grammy this year in the category of best chamber music performance.

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Benson Says Give Us Dough or Let Us Go

March 1, 2009

With severe state budget cuts looming, CU President Bruce Benson and other frustrated higher education leaders are asking lawmakers for the flexibility to raise tuition as they feel necessary.


By the Numbers - Spring 2009

March 1, 2009

Numbers and statistics about CU Boulder from the spring 2009 issue.

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NASA Moonstruck with CU

March 1, 2009

CU-Boulder will play a crucial role in NASA’s future explorations of the moon, thanks to two NASA grants totaling $11 million in early January.