Virginia Ferguson in the lab with a student

Virginia Ferguson elected to prestigious medical, biomedical engineering group

March 3, 2022

Ferguson has been elected to the distinguished American Institute for Medical and Biomedical Engineering’s College of Fellows. Her research seeks to enhance human health by better understanding the materials and mechanics of the body, as well as finding effective solutions to treat patients’ injuries and illnesses.

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Faculty assembly announces excellence award winners

March 1, 2022

The Boulder Faculty Assembly is pleased to announce its 2022 awards, with winners in the categories of excellence in research, scholarly and creative work; leadership and service; and teaching and pedagogy.

CU Symphony Orchestra

Courtney Badura, Reuben Kebede win performance spots with CU Symphony Orchestra

Feb. 24, 2022

The College of Music's annual honors competition is always an exciting event, when both undergraduate and graduate students hope to land the opportunity to perform with the CU Symphony Orchestra. Check out this year's finalists and winners.

Brian Argrow

Brian Argrow inducted into National Academy of Engineering

Feb. 23, 2022

The National Academy of Engineering is recognizing Argrow as a new member for 2022. The professional distinction is one of the highest an engineer can receive. Argrow has conducted major research to advance uncrewed aerial systems to increase our understanding of supercell thunderstorms that can spawn tornados.

Group of mechanical engineering students work on a project

Mechanical engineering students competing in national wind energy competition

Feb. 17, 2022

The group of mechanical engineering seniors is the first CU Boulder team to compete in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Collegiate Wind Competition—an event in which future engineers are challenged to find a unique solution to a wind energy project.

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2 physicists win prestigious NSF CAREER Awards

Feb. 10, 2022

CU Boulder's Andrew Lucas and Bethany Wilcox have been awarded the Early Career Development Program, one of the NSF’s most prestigious awards, to improve the teaching of quantum mechanics to students and to search for new kinds of fluids.

Shaggy, colorful, fun-looking instruments and game boards with googly eyes rest on a floor.

4 ATLAS teams selected for coveted showcase

Feb. 4, 2022

Miniature cardboard arcades, ketchup and mustard bottle game controllers, candy and gold stock trading over the phone: These are some of the concepts selected for a coveted showcase of new games that feature unusual controls and surprising interactions.

Aerospace Engineering Building. (Photo by Patrick Campbell/University of Colorado)

2 aerospace students join Brooke Owens program

Feb. 4, 2022

Liza Graybill and Sydney Walthall have been awarded spots in the Brooke Owens program, which provides paid internships and mentoring to exceptional undergraduate women seeking careers in aviation or space exploration.

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Center for Leadership presents student leader of the year awardees

Feb. 2, 2022

The campus award recognizing outstanding student leaders for 2021–22 is going to Joshka Gustav, Jake McGrath, Emma Pearson, Areyana Proctor, Brant Smith and Logan Turner.

Karl Linden examines a petri dish with students in the lab

Newest AAAS fellows honored for work on nuclear winter, water treatment, STEM education

Jan. 26, 2022

The American Association for the Advancement of Science, the world’s largest general scientific society, has announced that three CU Boulder researchers will join the ranks of its newest class of fellows.