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10 student organizations that give back to the community

March 8, 2023

CU Boulder has more than 400 student organizations covering a wide variety of activities and interests. For students interested in giving back to the community, you’ll find many groups dedicated to service, social justice and sustainability.

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10 things to do this week: Attend a murder mystery party, a backcountry cooking class, more

March 6, 2023

This week brings a chance to appreciate the special women in your life, a Green2Go meeting, Trivia Night, free pro lacrosse tickets, a community gathering, a video game talk, casino night and more.

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4 ways to stand out as a Buff

March 3, 2023

Finding your place at a large university like CU Boulder can take time, but even during your first year, you can discover ways to stand out. Activities, student organizations and programs provide opportunities to get involved and build leadership skills. Get started.

Molly Bloom interviews on stage with CU Boulder Chancellor Philip DiStefano at Macky Auditorium (Kira Vos)

When the dealin’s done: Molly Bloom counts lessons from the poker table and beyond

March 2, 2023

Part of the Leo Hill Leadership Speaker Series, Molly Bloom spoke to an audience of 1,000-plus, recounting stories of her notorious past. She also discussed the art of reinvention and the importance of believing in yourself.

Middle school participants answer questions at Recycled Runway event in 2017

9 things to do this weekend: Dive into the ‘Me Decade’ of music and more

March 2, 2023

This weekend brings Webb telescope discoveries, LGBTQ+ badminton, a Babylon film screening, the International Festival, a fashion show of recycled couture, a Reel Rock 17 world premiere and more.

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Free things to do in March

March 2, 2023

This March sip free coffee; test your knowledge at trivia night; get expert career advice; attend free concerts, film screenings, Women’s History Month events, yoga and meditation classes, an art exhibition, St Patrick’s Day celebrations and more.

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3 reasons to volunteer as a faculty or staff member

Feb. 28, 2023

Students are encouraged to volunteer as a way to give back, meet new people, learn new skills and get more involved in their community. All of these benefits that come from volunteering can apply to faculty and staff members as well. Here are a few reasons to consider volunteering this year.

Suffragette Fola La Follette, missionary Rose Livingston and a young striker during a garment strike in New York City in 1913

Celebrating Women’s History Month

Feb. 28, 2023

Join CU Boulder in celebrating Women's History Month throughout the month of March. Campus community members are invited to attend gatherings and panel discussions, watch film screenings, enjoy coffee, participate in yoga and more.

Silhouette of a buffalo sculpture on campus

How to support Spring Philanthropy Month

Feb. 27, 2023

If you could change CU for the better, how would you do it? Student Philanthropy Month is your chance to dream big and get others on board.

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10 things to do this week: Explore old Hollywood, enjoy a pasta bar, more

Feb. 27, 2023

This week brings a talk by Molly Bloom, a drop-in resume help session, a party at The Connection, a career fair, the Women’s Leadership Symposium, self-care tips, Babylon movie screening and more.