Paty Abril-Gonzalez (Holt) giving her first-place award-winning speech during the Three Minute Thesis Competition. Photo by Casey A. Cass/University of Colorado

Listen as students decribe their theses in just 3 minutes

Jan. 13, 2020

Join the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition on Jan. 31. All are welcome to attend this free event and participate in the People’s Choice award.

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Lecture to be held Jan. 23 in honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Jan. 13, 2020

The Program in Jewish Studies will honor International Holocaust Remembrance Day with a public lecture by visiting scholar Edward B. Westermann. Find out more.

Hale Sciences Building

Ruy Teixeira on American politics: Is a better future possible?

Jan. 2, 2020

The Benson Center for the Study of Western Civilization will host Ruy Teixeira on Feb. 3 as part of the Conservative Thought & Policy American National Character Project Series.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Human rights advocate Ayaan Hirsi Ali to speak on the market for victimhood

Dec. 30, 2019

Join the Benson Center for the Study of Western Civilization Jan. 27 for an evening conversation with renowned political leader, NYT best-selling author and expert on Islam—Ayaan Hirsi Ali.

Afa and Aaron Dworkin

Feb. 25: Distinguished lectureship to host award-winning leaders of Sphinx Organization

Dec. 12, 2019

The College of Music's third annual Distinguished Lectureship in Music, Diversity and Inclusion will welcome social entrepreneurs and arts leaders Aaron and Afa Dworkin from the award-winning Sphinx Organization.

Speaker addresses crowd in Macky Auditorium

Best-selling author Doris Kearns Goodwin to speak at CU Jan. 30

Dec. 9, 2019

Presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin will speak at CU Boulder's Macky Auditorium on Thursday, Jan. 30, as part of the Leo Hill Leadership Speaker Series.

Bob Beauprez and Mark Udall

Former GOP, Dem congressmen stump for respectful discourse

Dec. 6, 2019

In a Dec. 10 CU Boulder event, Bob Beauprez and Mark Udall will discuss how bipartisanship (and friendship) happen.

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Dec. 7: Media challenges in campaign 2020

Dec. 2, 2019

In this free CU on the Weekend lecture, Associate Professor Elizabeth Skewes will provide context for contemporary campaign coverage and examine how journalists are responding to the unique factors shaping the 2020 election.

Professor Eve-Lyn Hinckley

From acid rain to agriculture: My path to studying how we change the planet and what to do about it

Dec. 2, 2019

Please join us on Dec. 3 for the Honors Program Distinguished Lecture Series featuring Professor Eve-Lyn Hinckley.

Robert Zimmer

Dec. 4: Free expression, open discourse and the nature of higher education

Nov. 27, 2019

Free expression, open discourse and ongoing intellectual challenge are necessary for fostering creativity and originality. Hear more from University of Chicago President Robert Zimmer, hosted by the Bruce D. Benson Center for the Study of Western Civilization.