CU Vetsville old photo

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.

vintage photo of military marching band practicing outside of Baker Hall in 1943

Military Band Drills at CU Boulder

Nov. 7, 2022

In 1943, a military band drills in front of what is now known as Baker Hall.

1875 CC Trade Dollar: Type 1 Reverse (U.S.)

Time Capsule in Old Main

Nov. 7, 2022

In a snowy outdoor ceremony on Sept. 20, 1875, Boulder town officials and members of the Masonic Grand Lodge placed a small tin box with nearly 50 items in the cornerstone of what would become Old Main.

Professor Nilon teaching a class

Feedback Fall 2021

Nov. 5, 2021

Coloradan readers share their reactions to past issues and other CU happenings.