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Panel to speak on unexpected results of the 2016 elections

Feb. 24, 2017

In the March 2 event “The 2016 Elections: What Just Happened?” four political scientists will offer insight on the unexpected results of the 2016 elections and what we can learn from them.

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Putting a face to the name: 'Theo' Cockerell's contributions to science

Feb. 24, 2017

Putting a face to the name that adorns one of CU Boulder's residence halls, the CU Museum of Natural History on Feb. 28 will host a presentation titled "Professor T.D.A. Cockerell & Early Twentieth-Century Science in Colorado."

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Meet CU Olympians Jenny Simpson, Emma Coburn

Feb. 24, 2017

Forever Buffs Jenny Simpson and Emma Coburn brought home bronze medals from the Rio Olympics last summer, and now is your chance to hear their inspiring stories at this special Forever Buffs Spotlight, March 1.

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Irish folk group Danú brings toe-tapping tradition back to Macky

Feb. 23, 2017

Back in Boulder by popular demand, Irish folk ensemble Danú performs an unforgettable evening of reels, ballads and other audience favorites from the Emerald Isle on Saturday, March 4, at Macky Auditorium.


Experience the essence of human emotion at multimedia violin program

Feb. 23, 2017

Through ancient models of poetry, music and art, the multimedia solo violin program "Personae" delves into the essence of human emotion in a modern context. Arranged and performed by Leslee Smucker.

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Fools for a Day Ian and Cora Frazier on applying humor to contemporary issues

Feb. 22, 2017

The 2017 Fools for a Day, father-daughter duo Ian Frazier and Cora Frazier, will join CU Boulder's official fool Patty Limerick on April 4 for a discussion on applying humor to a range of contemporary issues.

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Students to celebrate Engineering Days with egg drop, paper airplane contest and model rocket launches

Feb. 22, 2017

As part of the annual Engineering Days, student teams in the engineering college Friday will participate in some fun activities, including an egg drop, a paper airplane contest and a model rocket contest. Come check it out.

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Ethics and Compliance Brown Bag to discuss graduate student accommodations

Feb. 20, 2017

The Feb. 27 Ethics and Compliance Brown Bag event will feature a presentation by John Meister, Jill Sieben-Schneider and Joe Andenmatten from Disability Services on the subject of graduate student accommodations.

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CU professors join comedian Shane Mauss in Fools for a Day event

Feb. 20, 2017

Join comic Shane Mauss and University of Colorado Boulder professors Adam Bradley and Peter McGraw for an evening of learning and laughter at the Fools for a Day event Rock, Rap, and Laughter on March 8 at Old Main Chapel.

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Hear the results of learning management system evaluation surveys

Feb. 17, 2017

Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend a town hall presentation to learn about the learning management system evaluation initiative. Sessions are offered Feb. 27 and March 1.