Gary Wall receives the Los Alamos Medal

Pursuing purpose through physics

Nov. 10, 2023

Gary Wall, a 1970 CU Boulder physics graduate, won the Los Alamos Medal in recognition of more than 50 years of distinguished work at Los Alamos National Laboratory.

George Norlin Awardee Janine Davidson addresses the audience during the 2023 Alumni Awards

Alumni awardees show what Buff pride looks like

Nov. 3, 2023

Buff pride filled the air at the 94th Alumni Awards event, the official kick off of Homecoming festivities and one of the university's longest standing traditions. A variety of awards honor some of CU Boulder’s best and brightest alumni, faculty, student and staff members.

CU Boulder students in front of NASA sign at the Kennedy Space Center

CU Boulder chapter sweeps First Nations Launch challenge

Nov. 1, 2023

CU Boulder’s chapter of the American Indian Science and Engineering Society participated in the 2023 First Nations Launch as the “CU Trailblazers,” sweeping first place in all their categories and a grand prize trip to the Kennedy Space Center.

Charles Hull and President Joe Biden

Alum’s invention of 3D printing recognized by President Biden

Oct. 31, 2023

Charles Hull—a CU Boulder alumnus who invented stereolithography, commonly known as 3D printing—was named among the 2023 recipients of the National Medal of Technology and Innovation.

Vice Provost Michele Moses addresses attendees at the 2023 Fall Convocation and Awards Ceremony

Convocation was a celebration of faculty excellence, accomplishments

Oct. 25, 2023

Held at the Center for British and Irish Studies, the Fall Convocation and Awards Ceremony on Oct. 13 celebrated the remarkable achievements of 122 faculty members at CU Boulder.

Noah and Valerie

Science, education experts recognized for groundbreaking work

Oct. 19, 2023

CU Boulder professors Noah Finkelstein of physics and Valerie Otero of education have won the 2023 Svend Pedersen Award and Lecture from Stockholm University.

CIRES team receiving an award at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science

CIRES team receives governor’s award

Oct. 19, 2023

The We Are Water team at CU Boulder’s Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences received a governor’s award through CO-LABS, part of an event recognizing high-impact research across Colorado.

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Fellows for higher education and democracy announced

Oct. 12, 2023

The Office for Outreach and Engagement is pleased to announce the 2023–24 Higher Education and Democracy Fellows: Matt Burgess, Janet Donavan, Doug Spencer, Leah Sprain and Christina Stanton.

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LASP selects undergrad scholarship recipients for space research

Oct. 12, 2023

The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics is excited to announce this year's recipients of the Charles A. Barth scholarships. The awards are in honor of former a former director who pioneered hands-on teaching methods to train future space researchers.

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Danielle Aguilar receives Newman Civic Fellowship

Oct. 5, 2023

Danielle Aguilar, doctoral student in the School of Education, has been named a Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact, a year-long program that supports community-engaged scholars.