For welcoming and moving in thousands of first-year students, it takes thousands of helping hands. With dogged excitement, the campus community has provided just that this past week, resulting in a smooth and successful transition for countless families.
The CU football program will retire uniform No. 19 to honor the late Rashaan Salaam. A Heisman Trophy and Doak Walker Award winner in 1994, Salaam also was a unanimous All-American and the Walter Camp National Player of the Year following one of the best individual seasons in college football history.
Participation in Staff Council blood drives has made CU Boulder the top Colorado donor so far in 2017 to the Bonfils Blood Center. The community is encouraged to participate in the Rocky Mountain Showdown Blood Drive with CSU Aug. 29–31.
Low levels of inorganic arsenic, thought to be safe, might be harming American Indian communities in the western U.S. The new research comes at the same time up to 60 million people in Pakistan are at risk due to arsenic water contamination.
In effort to better accommodate students at the start of the semester, the Bursar's Office, Office of Financial Aid and Office of the Registrar will offer extended hours for walk-in appointments and phone calls.