Jaylon McGhee

Grad student advancing the aerodynamics of wind turbines

Aug. 18, 2020

Jaylon McGhee is researching next-generation wind turbine designs through a prestigious National Science Foundation graduate research fellowship.

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Postdoctoral Affairs announces recipients of Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowship for Diversity

July 2, 2020

Mike Gil, René Kissell, Sara Sanchez and Thaiesha Wright are the 2021 recipients of the Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowships for Diversity.

Dan Dessau

Dan Dessau wins $1.6M Moore Foundation award

May 29, 2020

Thanks to a $1.6 million grant, Dan Dessau, a CU Boulder physics professor, will spend five years striving to make breakthroughs in quantum systems technology.

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CU Boulder junior lands prestigious Udall Scholarship

May 12, 2020

Kelsey Grant, a junior who advocates for climate change policies and environmental stewardship, is one of this year’s Udall Scholarship recipients.

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CU Boulder announces 2020–21 Fulbright awards

May 12, 2020

Eight CU Boulder students have been named Fulbright finalists for the 2020–21 academic year by the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

Leslie Blood with graduate students

Graduate School’s Leslie Blood receives 2020 Marinus Smith Award

May 8, 2020

Congratulations to the director of graduate community and program development. The award provides an opportunity for students to recognize CU Boulder employees who have made a significant impact in their lives.

Trevor Weschler

CU Boulder names this year's student employee of the year

May 8, 2020

Congratulations to Trevor Weschler, CU Boulder's student employee of the year.

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Celebrating the 2020 Thompson Award winners

May 5, 2020

Family lore, conflicting heritages, Rocky Mountain snowpack and more. For this year’s recipients of the Thompson Writing Awards, these topics encapsulate what the American West means to them.

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New seed grants to advance study, promotion of wellness

May 4, 2020

The Renée Crown Wellness Institute has announced the recipients of its inaugural seed grant program. Jill Litt, Kalonji Nzinga, Beth Osnes and Steven Voida will lead research teams that inquire about wellness, while addressing practical questions youth, educators and families face.

Jewlia Eisenberg, left, and David Shneer, right, onstage together

Historian wins top honor from American Council of Learned Societies

April 28, 2020

CU Boulder's David Shneer has won a top honor for his project that highlights Holocaust survivors who "commemorated murdered Jews in the very country that orchestrated their murder."