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New master’s degree in teacher leadership aims to address Colorado’s rural teacher shortage

June 23, 2020

The School of Education developed the program with input from partner educators in rural Colorado, promising to support teachers who are looking for an affordable and accessible pathway to develop new skills and competencies.

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Self-guided design project turns into an opportunity to save lives

June 23, 2020

CU Boulder Engineering Plus senior Adrian Gutierrez designed an automated bag valve mask with the potential to help those affected by coronavirus in Mexico.

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Inventions keep powering CU Boulder startup formation, system leaps to No. 20 in global university patent rankings

June 15, 2020

The University of Colorado jumped from No. 53 to No. 20 in a recent global ranking of the top 100 universities granted U.S. utility patents. All four campuses contributed to CU’s total 100+ patents, with CU Boulder contributing 60.

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CU Announces "Buffs With A Brand" Program

June 11, 2020

CU Boulder athletic director Rick George announced Monday the creation of "Buffs with a Brand," a department program that will coordinate NIL (Name, Image and Likeness) programming for the school's student-athlete.

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Why developing a successful COVID-19 vaccine is only half the battle

June 8, 2020

CU Boulder researchers and the CU spinoff VitriVax Inc., are focused on finding a way to get vaccines to 7.8 billion people. The research team is able to do so with funding, licensing and startup support from Venture Partners at CU Boulder, the university’s commercialization arm.

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Now closer to reality: Prosthetics that can feel

June 8, 2020

CU Boulder biomedical engineer Jacob Segil is working to bring back a sense of touch for amputees, including veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Comic book care packages help connect students across time and space

May 22, 2020

Instructor Chris Koehler, the founder and managing director of CU Boulder’s space minor, raided the bargain bin at Time Warp Comics in Boulder to create care packages with assorted comics, stickers, a personal note and other goodies for more than 100 students.


Alumni Spotlight: David Goldberg - Social Gaming with Friends

May 14, 2020

Meet David Goldberg: A 2010 Leeds School of Business graduate and CEO of Cyberspaces, a platform to play social games with friends that has video chat built in.

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Carla Cruz wins CU Boulder's inaugural Map the System competition, will compete in Global Final at Oxford

May 11, 2020

Carla Cruz, a junior majoring in integrative physiology, won CU Boulder’s inaugural Map the System competition for her research on improving diabetes management in Latinx populations throughout the U.S. Map the System invites students to look deeper into the complex social and environmental problems found in the modern world, using...

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Student Spotlight: Daniel Knowles - Giving Local Businesses a Helping Hand

May 7, 2020

Knowles, a finance and information management sophomore at the Leeds School of Business, recently co-founded GyftCO. They company connects struggling local businesses with a larger community by providing an outlet to sell e-gift cards.