Flora Duffy, a former Buff, holds her Olympic Gold medal

Buffs celebrating gold, silver and more at the Tokyo Olympics

Flora Duffy, a triathlon athlete and alumna, won a gold medal for Bermuda at the Summer Games. Colorado track and field alumna Morgan Pearson anchored Team USA to an Olympic Silver in the first-ever mixed triathlon relay. Follow along as several carry the torch of CU's proud history of Buffs at the Olympic Games.

Richard Jessor

Shocked by Battle of Iwo Jima, young scholar vowed to make a difference

Aug. 3, 2021

Richard Jessor, distinguished professor of behavioral science and co-founder of the Institute of Behavioral Science, is retiring after 70 years of service to CU Boulder.

The Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building

PhD student, professor win major inclusivity fellowship

Aug. 3, 2021

Briana Aboulache and Karolin Luger won the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Gilliam fellowship, which looks to build a more inclusive scientific environment.

textbooks on shelves

How to order and receive your textbooks, course materials

Aug. 3, 2021

Rental books, digital materials, open educational resources and more—the CU Book Store has everything you need for a successful start to the fall semester. Learn more.

2020 Olympics billboard in Tokyo

Sharing stories of the Summer Games

Aug. 3, 2021

As the Tokyo Olympics unfold, sports reporters and storytellers––including alumni, students and faculty from CMCI––are hitting the ground running to capture the victories, struggles and emotions of athletes from around the globe.

Chancellor Philip P. DiStefano

Philip DiStefano, NCAA Board of Governors convene constitutional convention

July 30, 2021

CU Boulder Chancellor Philip DiStefano joined the rest of the NCAA Board of Governors in voting to convene a constitutional convention in November that could usher in major transformation for the NCAA.

Cars are parked during Move In 2016

Faculty, staff: Get answers to your parking and transportation questions

July 29, 2021

Earlier this week, faculty and staff received an email highlighting some of the parking and transportation options available this fall. Visit the new "frequently asked questions" page to learn more.

Matthew Druckenmiller

Matthew Druckenmiller discusses work with National Snow and Ice Data Center and beyond

July 29, 2021

In the latest from the Buff Innovator Insights podcast, learn how Matthew Druckenmiller's upbringing formed the foundations for his lifelong work exploring the relationships between the physical environment and the communities—especially indigenous communities—that dwell within.

Sun filters through trees by Macky Auditorium on campus in June 2020

Diversity, equity and inclusion update: July 2021 edition

July 28, 2021

Read about the latest IDEA Council recommendations, the new senior vice chancellor for diversity, equity and inclusion and other news in this monthly diversity, equity and inclusion update.

Provost Russell Moore

Provost announces search committee for new dean of College of Arts and Sciences

July 28, 2021

CU Boulder Provost Russell Moore has named the members of the committee to conduct a national search for a new dean for the College of Arts and Sciences.