A previous Lab Venture Challenge event

Lab Venture Challenge awards record $1.35 million to promising CU Boulder ventures

Dec. 1, 2020

Judges from the local entrepreneurship community awarded 12 grants—up to $125,000 each—for the top physical science, engineering and bioscience innovations at the recent Lab Venture Challenge event.

CU Boulder undergraduate Makayla Sileo participates in the Presidents Leadership Class first-year orientation in August 2019. (Photo by Jessie Kasynski/CU Boulder)

Innovative new leadership center blends research with programming

Oct. 14, 2020

CU Boulder’s newest center combines an array of hands-on programming and partnerships to bolster leadership education for students, faculty and staff with research to advance the field of leadership studies.

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Turn your innovative ideas into reality at the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Campus Kickoff Sept. 23

Sept. 11, 2020

Get inspired at this virtual event to learn about all the amazing resources CU Boulder has to offer! Hear from inspiring entrepreneurs, such as Chris White, CU alumnus and CEO of Shinesty.

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New $25-million center to advance quantum science and engineering

July 21, 2020

A new National Science Foundation center led by JILA will seek to bring quantum technologies out of the lab and into the real world.

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Containing contagion in the sky

July 20, 2020

A CU Boulder researcher has received National Science Foundation funding to study COVID-19 spread in airplane cabins.

A view of the Flatirons from Chautauqua (Photo by Glenn Asakawa/University of Colorado)

Silicon Flatirons, Startup Colorado to launch policy academy for rural entrepreneurs

July 10, 2020

A collaborative group out of the University of Colorado Law School will develop and execute a three-day entrepreneurial policy academy for rural entrepreneurs and leaders in Colorado.

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Alumni-run Boulder nonprofit steps up to provide produce during pandemic

June 17, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Boulder Food Rescue is stepping up even more to serve the growing needs of the Boulder County community.

The Inscripta Onyx, one of the many devices patented by CU spinoff companies

Inventions keep powering CU Boulder startup formation; System leaps to No. 20 in patent rankings

June 16, 2020

The University of Colorado jumped from No. 53 to No. 20 in a recent global ranking of the top 100 universities granted U.S. utility patents. All four campuses contributed to CU’s total 100-plus patents, with CU Boulder contributing 60.

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Students perform social distance-friendly take on an Oscar Wilde classic

May 6, 2020

CU Boulder acting students recorded a radio rendition of “The Importance of Being Earnest.”

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New program helps entrepreneurs survive the COVID-19 economy

April 28, 2020

The new CU Boulder initiative COventure Forward is one tool in the toolbox to help businesses weather this unprecedented economic storm.

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