This year's Homecoming was a huge success, with over 3,000 buffs alums and fans traveling to campus to celebrate CU. The Alumni Association offered a wide variety of events during Homecoming Weekend. Here, we photographed our Buffs on Tap event, where alums enjoyed an afternoon of beer and wine crated by CU Boulder alumni. Thanks for coming to Boulder for the 104th edition of Homecoming!  To see more photos of homecoming, click here.

Campus Photo of the Week

This year's Homecoming was a huge success, with nearly 3,000 alumni and fans traveling to campus to celebrate all things CU Boulder.

sandal art

CU Around — Boulder Creek

Oct. 29, 2018

Tom Blumenthal was surprised by the number of flip-flops washing up at his house from Boulder Creek. He started collecting them.

duck at varsity lake at CU

Campus Photo of the Week

A duck basks in the fall sun near CU Boulder's Varsity Lake.

Ellison's Ball

Ellison's Ball

On the third floor of Old Main, encased in glass in an exhibition hall chronicling CU Boulder’s distinguished history in space, there’s a football with “Colorado” pressed into the pigskin.

Extinction inscription

LOOK Inscriptions

At CU Boulder, wisdom blares across quads from building faces. We've called out eight notable inscriptions and artworks from around campus.

Interior shot of CU's Macky Auditorium

Then and Now: Macky Auditorium

CU's Macky Auditorium has had some impressive names step onto its stage, including Eleanor Roosevelt and the Dalai Lama.


Then — July 29, 1978

Sept. 1, 2018

Folsom Field hosts the Eagles. The band opened the show with “Hotel California” and concluded with a four-song encore.

Then and Now: Geography Building

Then and Now: Guggenheim Geography

The Guggenheim Geography building served as the Law School until 1958 and was the first privately-funded building on campus.

First day of school photo of students in the UMC

Scenes of CU: First Day of Classes

A new fall semester is officially underway at CU. Check out the plethora of events including the annual CU vs. CSU Rocky Mountain Showdown.