Bill Penuel and Kevin Welner

CU Boulder scholars ranked among most influential in bringing educational ideas to the public

Jan. 14, 2021

In rankings released Jan. 6, two members of the CU Boulder School of Education faculty were recognized as among the nation’s top 200 researchers whose scholarship bridges academic and public audiences.

A black and white photo of prison cells

Sociologist’s probe of prison gangs wins top award

Jan. 12, 2021

CU Boulder’s David Pyrooz and an Arizona State University colleague won the outstanding book award from the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.

Matthew Burgess

Viewpoint diversity award goes to Matthew Burgess

Dec. 18, 2020

The Heterodox Academy has selected CU Boulder environmental economist Matthew Burgess as the recipient of its 2020 Open Inquiry Award for teaching.

Old Main building during fall

8 CU Boulder faculty members become distinguished professors

Dec. 10, 2020

One of the highest CU system honors, eight faculty members from the Boulder campus are now distinguished professors, recognized for their outstanding contributions as researchers and educators.

SciWriters at awards PRSA in 2019

CU Boulder wins 3 PRSA Gold Pick awards, 1 silver and Rookie of the Year

Dec. 9, 2020

The Colorado chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) honored the CU Boulder communications team with three Gold Pick awards for a chancellor op ed campaign, a paid social media campaign featuring research and a catchy science story.

Henry Kapteyn and Margaret Murnane in their lab

CU Boulder physicists honored by National Academy of Inventors

Dec. 9, 2020

Scientists Margaret Murnane and Henry Kapteyn, who are also fellows in JILA, are being recognized for their work in cutting-edge lasers.

Richard O'Neill

CU Boulder violist earns third Grammy nomination

Dec. 3, 2020

Richard O’Neill, the newest member of the College of Music’s string faculty, has been nominated for a Grammy Award in the Best Classical Instrumental Solo category, his third nomination since 2005.

Turkana women prepare the fields to make them ready before the floods come (Loes van der Pluijm/Wikimedia Commons)

2 CU Boulder scientists named AAAS fellows

Nov. 30, 2020

Anthropologist J. Terrence McCabe and physicist Konrad Lehnert are receiving recognition for advancing science and its applications.

Koelbel Building as viewed from Business Field

Jeffrey Reuer elected to lead Fellows of Prestigious Management Society

Nov. 25, 2020

Leeds School Professor Jeffrey Reuer will serve as the deputy dean of fellows for the Strategic Management Society, which includes highly regarded scholars from top business schools across the world.

A funerary inscription from Ara Pacis, wanted by Augustus to recall who his life and accomplishments. (Photo provided)

Diane Conlin recognized as top archaeology teacher

Nov. 24, 2020

Diane Conlin, a specialist in art, architecture and the archaeology of ancient Rome, has won the 2021 Excellence in Teaching Award from the Archaeological Institute of America.