a boat in arctic ice

Frozen in Ice, Frozen in Time

March 18, 2021

A CU team froze their ship in Arctic ice in the name of science and storytelling. When the sea ice shifted beneath him, sending a crack straight between his two feet, Matthew Shupe didn’t panic. He calmly looked at his precious scientific equipment — installed only four feet away —...

Several Sounding Rocket Lab team members prepare to launch their rockets.

Photo of the Week: CU Sounding Rocket Laboratory

March 4, 2021

On the CU Boulder campus, a group of about 100 dedicated students are working hard in the Sounding Rocket Laboratory. Their goal: to send things into space.

Jake Reagan

Back-to-Back Rhodes Scholars

Feb. 1, 2020

CU Boulder’s Jake Reagan is off to Oxford in the fall.

Cooking Tapas at CU Cooking Basics

Homemade, CU Style 

Feb. 1, 2020

Since 2013, weekly CU cooking classes — Ralphie’s Cooking Basics — have aimed to teach students the fundamentals of meal preparing.

michelle galetti

Suddenly Silent

Feb. 1, 2020

Michelle Galetti had good reason to leave college. She chose to stay.

Jake Reagan

CU's Jake Reagan Named a Rhodes Scholar

Nov. 25, 2019

Senior Jake Reagan has been named a 2020 Rhodes Scholar, becoming the second CU Boulder student to win the prestigious scholarship in as many years.

chancellor distefano

What Keeps the Chancellor Up at Night?

Oct. 1, 2019

The mental health and wellness of our students.

List of 10

10 Free Student Services

Aug. 20, 2019

Helpful services for full-time students

Students hang out with goats as they do yoga

Goat Yoga at CU

It was springtime, and CU students were showing off their downwardfacing dogs for a group of four-legged friends.

emily fairfax

Q&A: Emily Fairfax Wants You To Appreciate Beavers

April 16, 2019

Here, Fairfax explains what captivates her about wetlands and beavers, what she’s learned through her research and why we all should all see beavers in a positive light.

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