Walk across the DMZ

Peace Activist

In May 2015, Christine Ahn traveled to the demilitarized zone (DMZ) separating North and South Korea for a peace walk to call for a final end to the Korean War.

Blake Leeper takes a rest on a chair

Paralympic Medalist Blake Leeper Runs at CU

Eight-time Paralympic medalist and double amputee Blake Leeper aims to run in the 2020 Olympics, competing against athletes with two natural legs. His eligibility could hinge in part on findings by CU Boulder researchers.

Robert Redford

Sundance Kid to Hang Up His Spurs

Cinema legend and CU alum Robert Redford announces retirement from acting.

Chris working in his shop

Ceramic Artist

In 2012, Curt Hammerly (EnvDes’10) was hit by a car. It led him to a life of creating ceramic art.

Stefanou

Podcast: The Buffs' Place Kicker Is Friendly But Deadly (And From Australia)

In this episode of "Coloradan on the Radio," meet the former Australian soccer pro who's now CU Boulder's star place kicker.

Pluto

Chasing New Horizons

Alan Stern (PhD Astro’89) led NASA’s New Horizons mission to Pluto. It was quite the journey.

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Reviving the Rivalry

June 1, 2018

In September, the Buffs and the Cornhuskers lock horns for the first time since 2010.

KGNU radio

Origins: KGNU Radio

June 1, 2018

Boulder’s first nonprofit community FM station, 88.5 KGNU, began broadcasting in 1978.

Alan Sanchez

Dreamers Among Us

June 1, 2018

About 100 CU Boulder students are undocumented immigrants with federal DACA status. They’re doing amazing things. But planning for the future isn’t easy.

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Digital Frontier

June 1, 2018

CU Boulder pioneers a MOOC-based graduate degree in electrical engineering.

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