More than 750 Forever Buffs celebrated the university at CU Boulder Next in Denver on Jan. 31. The evening featured BuffTalks (TED Talk-style presentations) from a Nobel Prize Winner, CU's first female Rhodes Scholar and more; a Q&A with football coach Mel Tucker; a screening of the acclaimed CU short film The Light Shines On; plus beer and wine crafted by CU Boulder alumni. Get a taste of what we shared by checking out the BuffTalks below and stay tuned ... CU Boulder Next might be coming to a city near you soon!
CU Boulder Next brings the university to you.
Check out the BuffTalks, CU’s version of the TED Talk, from our Denver event to experience our cutting-edge research, how we're shaping tomorrow's leaders and how we’re positively impacting humanity.
The Road to Rhodes
Serene Singh (PolSci, Jour'19) - CU Boulder's First Female Rhodes Scholar
The Ales of Our Founding Fathers
Travis Rupp (MClass'10) - Beer Archaeologist and Classics Lecturer
Building a Better Business
Dr. Stefanie Johnson - Leeds Leadership Authority and Associate Professor
Stronger Together: Undergrads and Nobel Laureate Tackle Cancer
Dr. Tom Cech - Nobel Prize Winner and Distinguished Professor
Ending bullying and bias in schools
Dr. Liz Meyer (MEdu’97) - Bullying Expert and School of Education Associate Dean for Students
Pocahontas and Moana Fist Fight in My Imagination
Dr. Christopher Bell (PhDComm'09) - Pixar Consultant and TED Speaker
Alumni Brewers & Vintners
At CU Boulder Next, we sampled beer, wine and cider crafted by Forever Buffs from: