Alumnus Kevin Martin

Time magazine names CU Boulder spinoff a top invention

Dec. 10, 2021

Kevin Martin's startup, Unspun, earned Time's best invention of 2021 accolade. The alumnus’ 3D-weaving machine can produce a seamless pair of jeans. The technology was first prototyped in a Department of Mechanical Engineering's senior design course.

Stephen Graham Jones

Champion of blue-collar monsters keeps racking up awards

Dec. 9, 2021

“The Only Good Indians” became a New York Times bestseller and has won a host of awards, now including the 2021 Mark Twain American Voice in Literature Award.

Elizabeth Meyer

Elizabeth Meyer receives award for excellence in gender equity in education research

Dec. 7, 2021

The American Educational Research Association selected CU Boulder Associate Professor Elizabeth Meyer for the AERA Award for Distinguished Contributions to Gender Equity in Education Research. There will be a ceremony at 4 p.m. on Dec. 7.

Old Main framed by pink flowers

National Academy of Inventors honors Richard Noble, Theodore Randolph

Dec. 6, 2021

The National Academy of Inventors has announced that CU Boulder researchers Richard Noble and Theodore Randolph have been named as 2021 fellows.

Jessica Yan

CU Boulder graduate earns prestigious Schwarzman Scholarship

Dec. 6, 2021

Forever Buff Jessica Yan was chosen for the highly selective Schwarzman Scholar program. Next year, she will begin a master’s program in global affairs at Beijing’s Tsinghua University.

Deming Center staff accepting award

Deming Center wins prestigious award from global entrepreneurship consortium

Nov. 22, 2021

The Deming Center shined among the top entrepreneurship programs in the world for its trailblazing initiative for CU’s student-athletes, Buffs With a Brand.

The team on stage at the competition receiving the award.

Engineering students win national design-build championship

Nov. 19, 2021

The “DBIA Buff Builders” team has earned first place in the 2021 National Design-Build Student Competition, held in Denver earlier this month.

Old Main

Research & Innovation Office unveils 2022 faculty fellows cohort

Nov. 18, 2021

The 2022 RIO Faculty Fellows cohort is comprised of 17 of the most promising faculty from across CU Boulder. The group reflects the diversity of expertise, research and scholarship taking place across campus.

Piano on stage in an empty Grusin Music Hall

Ekstrand competition announces 2021–22 winners

Nov. 18, 2021

This year's winners of the Bruce Ekstrand Memorial Graduate Student Performance Competition on Nov. 16 included a clarinetist, trumpet player, countertenor and double bass player.

aerial view of the CU Boulder campus

CU Boulder named Innovation Award winner by APLU

Nov. 16, 2021

The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities named CU Boulder a 2021 Innovation Award winner. CU Boulder earned the organization's innovation and economic prosperity designation in 2019.

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