Tang dynasty fresco

Paul W. Kroll elected to American Philosophical Society

May 31, 2018

With this recognition, Kroll, a professor of Chinese, joins a group whose membership includes U.S. presidents, Charles Darwin, Marie Curie, scores of Nobel laureates and others.

University Hill in the 1800s

CU Boulder celebrates archives' centennial with 100 stories, event June 6

May 29, 2018

Peruse a number of stories, including what University Hill was like when CU was established in 1876. Then join the celebration June 6 to take a tour and learn about the archives' future.

Caroline Grego

History grad student wins prestigious fellowship

May 29, 2018

Caroline Grego has won a fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies—one of 67 who hail from 34 U.S. universities, selected from a pool of more than 1,000 applicants.


CU Boulder doctoral candidate wins Newcombe Fellowship

May 29, 2018

Teresita Lozano has been named one of 21 Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellows for 2018 by the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation.

Gia Voeltz

Cellular cartographer Voeltz named HHMI investigator, granted $8 million

May 23, 2018

Intro-to-biology textbook images are changing because of her work. Now, Gia Voeltz joins the ranks of researchers named Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigators, an honor that comes with $8 million to take her research wherever it may lead.

Women's golf team

Buffaloes loose, excited to play in NCAA championship

May 18, 2018

After their appearance six years ago in the NCAA Women's Golf Championship, the Buffaloes return with recent big-time performances up and down their lineup, teeing off at the Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

Ben Saarel

Buffs' Saarel awarded Pac-12 scholar-athlete of the year

May 18, 2018

Deemed a standout athlete and scholar, CU Boulder's Ben Saarel was recently honored as the Pac-12 men's track and field scholar-athlete of the year.

Kennedy Leonard (second from left) and Wilson Belk (far right) accept their Sports Performance Awards from strength coaches Adam Ringler and Steve Englehart.

CU sports performers of the year recognized

May 18, 2018

Several major awards were presented earlier this month at the 18th annual CUSPY Awards. Hundreds attended the banquet, organized by CU’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee honoring 2017-18 athletic year accomplishments.

Thomas Jefferson

2 from Boulder campus win CU's Thomas Jefferson Award

May 17, 2018

A CU Boulder staff member and student have won one of the university's highest honors recognizing excellence in performance of regular responsibilities and contributions to the community.

CU Boulder graduate student Chiara Forrester

Fascination with mountain plants earns student one of CU Boulder’s 24 NSF fellowships

May 17, 2018

When she learned she was awarded the fellowship, the doctoral student in ecology and evolutionary biology didn’t believe it. She had to read the confirmation three times.