Former Secretary of Defense and CIA Director Robert Gates, right, has a discussion with Chancellor Philip DiStefano at Macky Auditorium.

Chancellor named Quigg and Virginia S. Newton Endowed Chair in Leadership

Oct. 29, 2018

Beginning Jan. 1, Chancellor DiStefano will serve as the chair of a post that has been filled for the past seven years by former CU President Alexander "Sandy" Bracken, who has announced his retirement.

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Winter Session offers ecology at Yellowstone, horror writing at the Stanley and more

Sept. 25, 2018

From jazz in New Orleans, to horror writing at the Stanley Hotel and ecology in Yellowstone National Park, for-credit courses are available on diverse topics in fascinating locales.

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CU Boulder expanding offerings on Western Slope

Sept. 5, 2018

Western Slope students in Gunnison, Colorado, will soon be able to earn CU Boulder degrees in computer science and engineering, thanks to a newly announced partnership.

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Google expands STEM education access, reach with $2 million-plus to CU Boulder

June 28, 2018

Google has announced a $1.5 million grant in support of CU Boulder's PhET Interactive Simulations, and rent-free space for the National Center for Women & Information Technology.

Bobby Braun, Cindy Caruso, Dan Caruso and Sharon Matusik

Carusos give $2 million to support CU Boulder entrepreneurial ecosystem

April 17, 2018

Boulder entrepreneur Dan Caruso and his wife Cindy are donating $2 million to support innovation, entrepreneurship and diversity at CU Boulder.

Specdrums team poses with first-place check of $75,000

Musical rings win $75K in startup contest; robotic muscles grab $25K

April 6, 2018

After a handful of CU Boulder teams pitched their businesses before a panel of judges, the Specdrums musical startup and HASEL artificial muscles took top honors at the 10th annual New Venture Challenge.

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CU Boulder to offer first MOOC-delivered electrical engineering master's degree

Feb. 8, 2018

The Board of Regents on Thursday approved a new and innovative online master's degree in electrical engineering, the first of its type in the world.

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Regent committee approves new MOOC-delivered engineering master's degree

Jan. 17, 2018

A regent committee on Wednesday approved a new and innovative MOOC-delivered master's degree in electrical engineering. The full board is expected to vote on it in February and it is awaiting Higher Learning Commission (HLC) authorization.

Kaylee Ortega

Class of 2017: Advocating for health equity

May 10, 2017

Kaylee Ortega credits a host of student groups, scholarships and support services with giving her the tools she needed to fulfill her academic dreams of pursuing public policy work to level the healthcare playing field for underrepresented communities.

Leslie Reynolds

Reynolds named interim University Libraries dean

April 18, 2017

University of Colorado Boulder Provost Russell L. Moore today announced the appointment of Leslie Reynolds as the interim dean of University Libraries.