Richard O'Neill

CU Boulder violist Richard O’Neill wins Grammy

March 17, 2021

Richard O’Neill, the newest member of the College of Music’s string faculty, won a Grammy Award in the Best Classical Instrumental Solo category for his performance of Christopher Theofanidis’ Concerto for Viola and Chamber Orchestra.

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CU Boulder scientists win $1.2 million for cutting-edge microsopy center

March 16, 2021

The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation announced an award going to Amy Palmer and co-principal investigators Kristi Anseth and Joseph Dragavon for a center for light sheet microscopy and data science.

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CU Boulder announces Open Educator Award winners

March 9, 2021

CU Boulder Student Government and the University Libraries are thrilled to announce this year’s recipients: Tammy Fredrickson, Nicole Jobin, Beth Osnes and Gregory Young.

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President's Diversity Award honors faculty, staff, students

March 5, 2021

The President's Diversity Award committee announced the 2021 award and commendation recipients. They include CU Boulder's Becca Ciancanelli, Tiara Na’puti, Zabrian Oglesby, Katherine Rainey and the STEM Routes student organization.

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Home energy proposal selected as top 3 idea for congressional budget reconciliation

March 4, 2021

A proposal by Chuck Kutscher, a fellow of CU Boulder's Renewable and Sustainable Energy Institute, was recently voted as one of the Clean Economy Employment Now Project’s top three ideas for congressional budget reconciliation.

Álvaro Romero-Calvo

Doctoral student wins suborbital research launch competition

March 4, 2021

Álvaro Romero-Calvo has won the 2021 Ken Souza Memorial Student Spaceflight Research Program, earning a payload slot on a future Blue Origin New Shepard suborbital launch.

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Fatuma Emmad receives Black Voices for Black Justice award

Feb. 26, 2021

Lecturer Fatuma Emmad is the recipient of an award for leadership in changing systems of oppressions, violence and inequality. She will receive a cash prize to use in whatever way she believes will make the most impact in advancing racial justice.

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Maureen Lynch to study links between cancer, skeletal heath and exercise in CAREER award

Feb. 25, 2021

Assistant Professor Maureen Lynch was recently awarded a CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation to improve scientific understanding of the causes and treatments of tumor-induced bone disease and more.

First place winner Varsha Rao during live webinar

Congratulations to the 2021 Three Minute Thesis winners

Feb. 24, 2021

Congratulations to the Three Minute Thesis competition winners and to all the participants who competed on the virtual stage on Feb. 16. Read about the winners and watch the competition recording.

Jeffrey Nytch

Jeffrey Nytch named a master educator

Feb. 18, 2021

Among 30 distinguished academics, clinicians, consultants and authors, Jeffrey Nytch—director of the College of Music’s Entrepreneurship Center for Music and associate professor of composition—has joined the Yamaha Master Educator Collective’s newly-launched Music Business and Entrepreneurship group.