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Applying to CU Boulder

Applying to any college takes some effort. Writing essays, getting recommendations from teachers, requesting transcripts from high schools and so on. However, this one time commitment and effort into the application process can change the direction of your life. I was home schooled for my last year and a half... Read more »
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Out-of-State Students: Will I Fit In?

Good morning, Future Buffs! You are embarking on a stressful, overwhelming and exciting journey at this very moment. Choosing the right college for you can seem impossible; you have countless options and considerations as you beginning submitting applications and essays. As a student, I can relate to your emotions and... Read more »
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Ode to Autumn

There aren’t many things more relaxing than a drive through a forest road in the fall, foliage infesting the furling the mountains in a warmth that can’t be matched by any other season. Autumn is certainly a time to “swell the gourd”, not only in harvest, but also through the... Read more »
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Ben's Kitchen

One thing I’ve noticed now that we’re a whopping 10 days into autumn is that everyone and their grandmothers are going crazy for fall drinks. Having said that, I probably should’ve expected this craze from a distance. The biggest hint was a snapchat I received from a friend that said... Read more »
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International Experiences at CU

It’s been just over a month since my senior year started. School is now starting to get busy as we are starting to design the power board for a submarine in the Capstone Lab (Senior Design Lab). It is for a mini-submarine being built by an engineering student group called... Read more »
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From Summer to Syllabus Week: Transition

Welcome home, Buffs! As summer comes to a close, fall courses begin to kick into high gear. Syllabus week is often regarded as a fun-filled week of shortened lectures and lax seminars; however, many professors soon begin piling on the assignments and upcoming due dates. The first few weeks of... Read more »
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On vs. Off-Campus Housing

Here it is, a new school year in beautiful Boulder, Colorado began as we welcomed in the Class of 2020 into the university. As many of you know, the welcoming of the incoming class brings about some annual late-August traditions in Boulder such as; traffic, the magical disappearance of any... Read more »