Lianne Brito

Cuba to Colorado: Doctoral student studying earthquakes to build better world

Dec. 2, 2021

For Lianne Brito, "resiliency" is her personal watchword. Overcoming obstacles has been a way of life, from growing up in Cuba to her journey as a doctoral candidate in geotechnical earthquake engineering.

Chief Operating Officer Patrick O’Roarke serves up some breakfast at the Staff Appreciation Breakfast

Photos: Staff members give back while enjoying breakfast together

Dec. 2, 2021

Employees recently joined Staff Council and campus administrators for breakfast and conversation at an appreciation event. Attendees donated 550 pounds of food and other goods to the Emergency Family Assistance Association of Boulder County and Coats for Colorado.

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CU announces Colorado Athletics Visibility Award

Dec. 1, 2021

CU's new Colorado Athletics Visibility Award is a scholarship designed to create a community of collegiate scholar-athletes who have a desire to use their platform, power and visibility in their roles as athletes to advance LGBTQ+ inclusion in sport.

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Free things to do in December

Dec. 1, 2021

There are many activities happening on campus as the semester comes to an end. Take advantage of these free student events, ranging from preparing for finals, taking study breaks, game nights and more!

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Your green holiday gift guide

Dec. 1, 2021

Are you exchanging gifts for the holidays? Non-traditional or reusable gifts can help leave a positive impact. Here are a few things to consider for a green holiday season.

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Student Philanthropy Month to take place in March

Dec. 1, 2021

During the month of March, student groups will have the opportunity to team up with the CU Boulder Alumni Association and Herd Leadership Council to raise funds for causes they care about. Individual crowdfunding campaigns will soft-launch in mid-February, followed by a collaborative event in mid-March.

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Senior students: 4 tips for finding a job after graduation

Dec. 1, 2021

For many graduates, receiving a diploma is a ceremonial leap into the real world. Whether you have plans or you’re still figuring things out, take advantage of these career resources for Forever Buffs.

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Tackle finals with academic help

Dec. 1, 2021

With the semester coming to a close, now is a great time to get clarification, ask questions and seek help before finals. Here is a list of free resources to help you finish the semester strong.

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5 small ways to treat yourself during finals week

Nov. 30, 2021

The end of the semester can be a stressful time, whether you’re studying for finals, gearing up for graduation or preparing to head home for break. Here are five small ways to treat yourself during finals week.

Darley South Towers

CUPD to host several law enforcement agencies for training Dec. 6–10

Nov. 30, 2021

If you see a large number of police officers in the Williams Village area Dec. 6–10, there’s no need to be alarmed. Police agencies from the region will be training together to respond to high-impact events.