students casting ballots in the UMC Vote Center

Despite tough year, CU Boulder students earn honors for high voting rate in 2020

Nov. 8, 2021

With 80.3% of eligible CU Boulder students voting in the 2020 election, the university has earned a platinum seal in the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge. Buffs additionally garnered two athletics-related honors in the challenge.

A student looks over a table at the Health Hut

10 things to do this week: Sports trivia, volunteer opportunities, more

Nov. 8, 2021

This week brings BIPOC Bouldering at the Gym, culture shock training, The Ways We Name Ourselves: In the Indigenous Community, transfer student bowling, Health Huts and more.

entrance to Norlin Library

Cast your vote in the CUSG election, get 10% off at favorite eateries

Nov. 4, 2021

The CU Student Government fall election is just around the corner, with voting starting Monday, Nov. 8. Students who vote through Buff Portal will receive discounts at Cosmos Pizza, Ozo’s Coffee and Ben & Jerry’s during election week.

Alex Honnold speaks in Macky Auditorium

Free solo climber Alex Honnold credits planning, perspective for his remarkable feats

Nov. 3, 2021

Honnold completed the first-ever ropeless ascent of Yosemite’s El Capitan. In his talk Monday night, he shared the elements required to accomplish this peak moment and how each of the challenges along the way led to his eventual success.

Student voting in the UMC

Student voting skyrocketed at CU Boulder, nationwide in 2020

Nov. 2, 2021

Student voting on campus increased a whopping 12.7 percentage points in last year’s presidential election, rising to 80.3% of eligible students in 2020 from 67.6% in 2016 and surpassing the university’s national peers.

aerial view of Folsom Field and CU Boulder campus

Celebrating Native Americans and the Indigenous community

Nov. 1, 2021

In celebration of National Native American Heritage Month, now is a great time to attend events, learn about campus resources and celebrate the community around you. Get involved.

students walking outdoors on campus

10 things to do this week: Diversity summit, Homecoming, more

Nov. 1, 2021

This week brings the fall Diversity and Inclusion Summit, mindfulness for stress relief, Homecoming kickoff, karaoke night, fall treats at CU on Friday and more.

student sitting on bench outside

Free things to do in November

Oct. 29, 2021

There are many activities happening on campus throughout the month. Take advantage of these free student events ranging from career fairs to DIY craft nights, game nights, Inclusive Rec events and more!

Gold CU pumpkin on campus

7 things to do this weekend: Fright Fest, ‘Candyman,’ more

Oct. 28, 2021

This weekend brings a hip-hop groove workout class, Monster Mash silent disco, extreme bowling, a haunted carnival, outdoor games on the Quad field and more.

Campus community member voting in the UMC

Your vote, your voice: What you need to know about the 2021 election

Oct. 25, 2021

For Boulder voters, on the ballot this election are items involving City Council seats, CU Boulder South, city rental occupancy limits, a marijuana tax to support education and more.