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Get tested and get a chance at winning gift cards, AirPods, more

Feb. 15, 2021

Campus community members: Participate in the COVID-19 monitoring program and become eligible for prizes, including gift cards to retailers like Whole Foods, Hulu, eBay, Apple and Spotify; CU Book Store gift cards; Apple AirPods and iPads; Galaxy Buds; and more.

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Get your free reusable Buff face masks

Feb. 5, 2021

For faculty, staff and students working, studying and living on campus, it’s time to pick up your free CU Boulder reusable face coverings. They’re comfortable cloth masks with a secure fit, filter pocket, and they look good, too.

Billboard art displaying three circles with doves in them

Denver billboard art installation draws attention to ‘stop hate’

Feb. 2, 2021

A new artwork on view near downtown Denver is designed to address hate as a response to events and movements from the past year.


Tune in: Short virtual plays bring science to life Jan. 21–24

Jan. 21, 2021

Four new short, science-based plays debut online this weekend, about everything from pikas and tsunamis to cannibalism.

Kate Lanter and her son in her home office

Adding an MBA to a full plate, student adjusts to world of change

Jan. 15, 2021

For graduate student Kate Lanter, 2020 was a busy year. She is one semester away from completing the two-year evening MBA program at the Leeds School of Business. She works full time. And in August she gave birth to her second son.

Students taking part in a. CU Dialogues event

CU Dialogues created spaces for necessary conversations during 2020

Jan. 12, 2021

Last year was marked by a series of disruptions and ongoing injustice––COVID-19, racial uprisings and a contentious presidential election. The need for true dialogue has never been greater, and the CU Dialogues Program has been serving the campus since 2010.

As providers of direct patient care, staff members from CU Boulder’s Wardenburg Health Center were among Boulder County’s first recipients for the COVID-19 vaccine.

CU Boulder medical personnel among first in county to receive COVID-19 vaccine

Dec. 23, 2020

As providers of direct patient care, staff members from CU Boulder’s Wardenburg Health Center on Dec. 22 were among Boulder County’s “phase 1A” recipients for the COVID-19 vaccine.

CU Boulder students watch sunset from Flagstaff Mountain

Taking in 2020: Reflecting on the year at CU Boulder

Dec. 22, 2020

In looking back on 2020, COVID-19 stands out for many. In the face of sorrow and difficulty, Buffs came together, worked to protect our herd and helped curb the coronavirus through research and community resources. Prior to and during the pandemic, there have been moments of growth, greatness and celebration as well.

A pre-pandemic group photo of participants in the Public Achievement program.

Young people make their voices heard online amid pandemic

Dec. 16, 2020

The Public Achievement program, which helps young people learn how to be leaders in their communities, is navigating uncertain times during the COVID-19 pandemic.

people holding sparklers

Tips for celebrating the holidays away from home

Dec. 15, 2020

For many of us, this year has felt isolating, especially if you aren’t able to celebrate holidays with your friends or family. Here are a few ideas to help you ring in the holidays away from home.