Keala Gapin

Meet Keala Gapin, CU Boulder Astronaut Scholar

Sept. 12, 2023

Keala Gapin, a chemical and biological engineering senior, is the recipient of a 2023 scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation, an organization founded by the Mercury 7 astronauts and sustained by successive generations of NASA astronauts.

Student-redesigned space in the Environmental Design building

Students redesign central space in Environmental Design building

Sept. 12, 2023

As part of an independent study course, students put their skills into practice, installing new carpet tiles to mitigate sound reflection, adding updated lighting systems and constructing floor-to-ceiling shelving units built to accommodate and showcase a variety of design materials.

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The sustainable runner: Alumna pens a ‘guide to climate advocacy’

Sept. 12, 2023

Zoё Rom, environmental journalist and editor-in-chief of Trail Runner magazine, leverages stories from running and other endurance sports to start climate discussions.

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Celebrate National Postdoctoral Appreciation Week Sept. 18–22

Sept. 12, 2023

The week, which includes both virtual and in-person activities, is an opportunity to acknowledge the impact of CU Boulder postdocs and their mentors. The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs annually provides two prizes.

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6 signs of depression you shouldn’t ignore

Sept. 12, 2023

Watching someone struggle with their mental health can be difficult. Here are some common symptoms of depression and ways to help a loved one who may be struggling.

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Volunteer at the national science writers conference, hosted by CU

Sept. 12, 2023

The national gathering of leading science journalists and communicators will be held at CU Boulder and CU Anschutz Oct. 6–10. Volunteers are needed to support tours, check-in and other activities. Get involved.

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Take this year’s Constitution Day quiz

Sept. 12, 2023

Take the Constitution Day quiz for your chance to win one of five $100 CU Book Store gift cards.

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3 things to know about Hellems

Sept. 12, 2023

As renovations continue from the summer at Hellems Arts and Sciences, learn three things you may not have known about the classroom building and renovation project.

James Rattling Leaf, Sr.

CIRES names James Rattling Leaf, Sr. as inaugural tribal advisor

Sept. 12, 2023

CIRES has a new position that will strengthen the institute’s commitment to working with Indigenous people in science. The inaugural appointee is James Rattling Leaf, Sr.

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5 behaviors at football games that could cost you

Sept. 11, 2023

If you're planning to attend or watch the football games this fall, here are some of the most common things students get in trouble for during football games.