NEST Embryonic Exhibition

Pop-up exhibit merges science and art

Sept. 20, 2018

The new exhibit, opening Sept. 21 at the Center for Academic Success and Engagement, highlights the symbiosis of artistic and scientific thinking. Visit weekdays between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.

A purple-colored Elephant Head plant native to Colorado freshwater

Poster series looks at life in Colorado's freshwater

Sept. 4, 2018

Curated by the CU Museum of Natural History to highlight the diversity of life in Colorado freshwaters, this traveling exhibit features photography of nearly 5 million native specimens.

Recycled Runway couture on display at CU Museum of Natural History

Recycled Runway couture on exhibit through August

July 11, 2018

The CU Museum of Natural History is decked out with Recycled Runway couture, a special collection of original garments designed and constructed by local artists, grades six to 12.

A bird chows on bird food from a red dish.

Exhibit gives a look at what birds eat

July 6, 2018

Flock to the CU Museum of Natural History to learn how new digital technology allows researchers to better understand our fine feathered friends and what it literally means to "eat like a bird!"


Get 'a bee's eye view' July 2

June 29, 2018

View the world from a bee's perspective in interactive art. Learn and engage with students about best practices, sampling a variety of the fruits and vegetables that native bees make possible.

ATLAS student

Prepare to be wowed at the ATLAS spring expo May 2

May 2, 2018

Pluck laser strings on a harp, enter a room-sized E. coli cell, or learn tai chi in virtual reality at an event showcasing the creative spirit, passion and technical wizardry of ATLAS students from 5 to 6:30 p.m. May 2.

University Libraries conservator examines a collection item

Happy Preservation Week from University Libraries

April 25, 2018

Check out the display at Norlin to see the tools conservationists use to repair maps, books and photographs, and learn how you can care for your own books and photos.

Person wears virtual reality goggles as part of engineering expo project

In CU Engineering's 125th year, senior capstone expo is going big

April 24, 2018

On April 27, more than 100 student teams will gather for a college-wide engineering expo, highlighting dozens of cutting-edge innovations in one huge celebration at Coors Events Center.

CU Boulder archivist Jane Thaler carries a box of CWA archives

After 70 years, archives chronicle CWA's journey

April 10, 2018

Through the Conference on World Affairs' original program, newspaper clippings, photographs, audio and videotapes, University Libraries has tracked 70 years of conversation.

Unearthed: Ancient Life in the Boulder Valley exhibit at Museum of Natural History

Visit amazing exhibits right on campus

Dec. 21, 2017

CU Boulder offers a variety of exhibitions open to the campus and community at no cost. Take a look to see what's on display.