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Scat! CU Boulder introduces new vocal jazz degree, ensemble

Feb. 12, 2024

Among several exciting developments, the College of Music’s Thompson Jazz Studies Program is set to launch a new Bachelor of Music in Vocal Jazz degree this fall.

O'Neil Jones

Grad student brings first statewide Jamaican Choral Music Symposium to Boulder

Feb. 12, 2024

Mention Jamaican music to most Americans, and the pop sounds of reggae usually come to mind. But there’s much more—the wonderfully rich harmonies of choral music, hundreds of rarely heard sacred songs and folk songs that deserve more exposure. Doctoral student O’Neil Jones is about to make that happen.

Bruns and Crumb at a recording session of 'Metamorphoses, Book II' at Swarthmore College in 2021

Upholding the impact and legacy of composer George Crumb

Feb. 12, 2024

Associate Professor of Music Theory Steven Bruns and the late renowned composer George Crumb shared a close, long-lasting professional relationship and deep friendship. As Bruns nears retirement this spring, he reflects on his role as Crumb’s archivist and biographer.

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CU Engineering celebrates Black History Month

Feb. 12, 2024

The College of Engineering and Applied Science is celebrating the contributions of their researchers, instructors, student leaders and alumni. Read featured stories, get resources and join in uplifting our Black and African American community members.

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Celebrate National Clean Out Your Computer Day

Feb. 12, 2024

Now is the perfect time to give your most-used devices some TLC, because organizing your computer will set you up for success. Visit OIT’s website for tips to make the most out of your clean-up.

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20 things to do: Cozy up under the stars, do a random act of kindness, more

Feb. 12, 2024

This week is all about spreading love and kindness. CU organizations are offering plenty of events including a talk from space experts, free candy, the 2024 Inclusive Sports Summit, Black Love Day and more.

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Regents consider 3% to 4% tuition-increase proposals

Feb. 9, 2024

At their recent board meeting, the CU regents received an overview of tuition and fee proposals. They discussed hiring and retention and heard updates on CU Boulder’s Climate Action Plan, the CU Strategic Plan and more.

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5 things to know about diet culture

Feb. 9, 2024

Have you ever felt pressure to look a certain way? If so, you’re not alone. Here are some things you should know about diet culture, its impacts and how you can support yourself and others in a culture centered around dieting.

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Tips to manage your time better

Feb. 9, 2024

By implementing time management strategies, you can stay on top of your academics while still leaving time for fun and other commitments. Here are tips to help you manage your time this semester.

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Luminaries celebrate a more diverse, welcoming campus

Feb. 8, 2024

Aba Arthur, a costar of “The Color Purple,” recently joined the Colorado governor, the CU president and the CU Boulder chancellor along with a cadre of artists to celebrate the Center for African and African American Studies and Black History Month.

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