Old Main in spring

UPDATED: BFA announces excellence award winners; ceremony canceled

Feb. 18, 2020

The Boulder Faculty Assembly is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2020 BFA Excellence Awards. Due to ongoing issues related to COVID-19, this year's ceremony on March 31 has been canceled.

Winner Adam Lamson on stage with emcee Bud Coleman

Three Minute Thesis: 10 contestants, 3 winners

Feb. 13, 2020

Congratulations to this year's 3MT competition winner Adam Lamson, runner-up Jason Zhang and the people’s choice Jocelyn Armes. Special thanks to the contestants, emcee and judges.

World-renowed researcher Kristi Anseth works in the lab at CU Boulder’s Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building.

Kristi Anseth earns international recognition with L’Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science award

Feb. 12, 2020

CU Boulder Professor Kristi Anseth has received one of the most prestigious recognitions in the life sciences: a L’Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science award.

Henry Kapteyn and Margaret Murnane in their lab at JILA

Keeping up with the Curies: Laser scientists win prestigious physics award

Jan. 27, 2020

Henry Kapteyn and Margaret Murnane, pioneers in the field of laser science, have won this year's prestigious Benjamin Franklin Medal in Physics.

Helmut Müller-Sievers

POSTPONED EVENT: Helmut Müller-Sievers honored with 2019 Distinguished Research Lectureship

Jan. 24, 2020

The Department of German and Slavic Languages and Literature professor has been selected to receive the 2019 Distinguished Research Lectureship, which is among the most esteemed honors bestowed by the faculty upon a faculty member at CU Boulder.

Aerospace Sciences Building

Aviation Week honors 4 CU Boulder aerospace students as ‘tomorrow’s engineering leaders’

Jan. 21, 2020

Valerie Bernstein, Michelle Lin, Simon Shuham and Gautham Viswaroopan were recognized by Aviation Week among its “Tomorrow’s Technology Leaders: The 20 Twenties” winners.

Taylor Kornieck

Taylor Kornieck selected third overall in NWSL Draft

Jan. 16, 2020

Taylor Kornieck, a Colorado soccer standout who was picked by the Orlando Pride, is the highest Colorado draft pick in any sport since Chauncey Billups was drafted No. 3 overall by the Boston Celtics in 1997.

Carol Callan, left, doing commentary at a Colorado women's basketball game

Carol Callan announced as finalist for Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

Jan. 14, 2020

Long-time Colorado women's basketball radio analyst Carol Callan was recently named as one of 12 finalists for the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame.

The creators of CU Experts Direct, the winners of the Innovation Buffs challenge

CU Experts Direct tops most recent Innovation Buffs cycle

Jan. 13, 2020

CU Experts Direct was named the Innovation Buffs awardee in late 2019 and has already begun its next steps for implementation.

Engineering Dean Bobby Braun

Engineering dean awarded Durand Lecture for Public Service

Jan. 7, 2020

Bobby Braun was recognized as the 2020 recipient of the Durand Lecture for Public Service at the American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics SciTech Conference.