Students playing intramural football at CU Boulder

Get outside and stay well with Intramurals and Outdoor Program trips

March 17, 2017

It’s finally getting warm outside- take advantage of the great weather and get some good exercise by playing an outdoor intramural sport or going on an outdoor program trip.Read more »
Students participate in a yoga class at the Rec Center

In the Know: Finding a balance between health and fitness

March 16, 2017

Campus life is notorious for bad habits and unhealthy patterns. Chloe Sommer, sophomore and environmental studies major, says regular exercise can improve health beyond fitness. As a rock climber and avid outdoorswoman, she visits the CU Rec Center to exercise when the weather is bad during the winter.Read more »
Tony Huizar with fellow volunteers

Student gains experience at the intersection of justice movements and sustainability

March 16, 2017

Tony Huizar is majoring in both political science and international affairs with a minor in leadership studies. His work at the Environmental Center on campus dovetails with his interest in eco-social justice and environmental justice issues.Read more »
67th annual CWA procession through international flags

CWA seeking student volunteers for April 2017 conference

March 14, 2017

Drive the co-creator of 'The Daily Show.' Have lunch with the superintendent of the Grand Canyon. Take a walk with NASA's former deputy administrator. The Conference on World Affairs (CWA) is fast approaching, but it's not too late to volunteer!Read more »
Energy efficient lightbulb in green grass

Go green with ECO-Visits

March 13, 2017

Even environmentally-conscious students may feel energy conservation is a luxury they can’t afford, but the Environmental Center has plenty of free resources to help you save energy and water. And you might get a free pizza in the bargain!Read more »
Alana Valladares poses with her books in front of the School of Education building

Donate your children’s books now through March 17

March 9, 2017

On behalf of a thoughtful 4th grader, the CU Boulder School of Education is hosting a book drive for neighboring school, University Hill Elementary. Please help support our friend Alana Valladares’ cause by donating your new or gently used children’s books in Spanish or English by March 17.Read more »
CU students camping

Six tips for finding your spring break adventure

March 7, 2017

Don’t have any spring break plans? The Rec Center has you covered.Read more »
International flags line pathway during Conference on World Affairs

Get involved with international student groups

March 7, 2017

There are wide variety of international student groups and programs on both the CU Boulder and CU Denver campuses. Learn more about these organizations and get involved today.Read more »
group of students

Crowdfunding program partners with Alternative Breaks

March 3, 2017

Coming from a family that put a high value on service, Keara Leahy was excited to learn about the Alternative Breaks program a couple years back when she was seeking service opportunities on campus. Now a senior accounting major, she is about to embark on her second Alternative Break this March as a site leader. Her group is traveling to San Diego to work with several organizations to support veterans, active military and their families.Read more »
Students learn about sustainable food on local farm

Out of the classroom, into the wide world of sustainability

March 2, 2017

Do you have an interest in sustainability? ​Learn how the Eco-Engage Events program is enriching the student experience outside of the classroom.Read more »