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How Did Everything Get So Political?

March 6, 2023

CU experts explain why and how voting rights, climate change and abortion became rallying calls for political parties.

Kevin Preola

Redefining Loyalty in Politics

March 6, 2023

A Republican from the age of 17, Colorado state senator Kevin Priola shocked his party when he switched to the Democratic party.

Maria Kuntz

Editor's Note Spring 2023

March 6, 2023

This issue's focus on politics.

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Breaking Down the First Amendment

March 6, 2023

Learn about the five freedoms that protect democracy.

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From the Chancellor: The University’s Role in Democracy

March 6, 2023

The university's role in democracy.

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CU in D.C. Program

March 6, 2023

Since 2010, nearly 400 students have participated in the program.

JD Mangat and Enihs Medrano

CU Engage Inspires Local Legacies

July 11, 2022

CU Engage’s Public Achievement program inspires middle and high school students to tackle social issues — and give back to their communities.

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Colorado Governor and Alum Husband Make History in CU’s Mary Rippon Theatre

Nov. 5, 2021

Jared Polis and Marlon Reis married on CU Boulder’s campus Sept. 15, 2021.

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10 Recent CU Politicians

Oct. 23, 2020

With the 2020 election nearing, here is a look at CU's 10 most recent politicians, ranging from the Colorado House of Representatives to governors' mansions.

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The Truth about Fake News

Those on the ideological fringes spread most of it, but in the end it hurts us all.