Sarah Crump poses in front of an Arctic glacier

Beyond Boulder: Digging in the Arctic mud for answers to climate change

Oct. 18, 2017

Paleoclimatologist Sarah Crump, a PhD student and INSTARR researcher, studies the effects of climate variability in the Canadian Arctic by analyzing ancient DNA from lake sediment.Read more »
Ghost-like sculptures

Troubled by zombies? Gravedigger-turned-historian has you covered

Oct. 13, 2017

For someone who spends a lot of time in the realm of the supernatural, medieval historian and CU Boulder Professor Scott Bruce has never seen a ghost or any other form of the undead.Read more »
Associate Vice Chancellor Alphonse Keasley, senior Connie Hernandez and sophomore Jack Schutz

Beyond Boulder: Undergraduates study leadership in South Africa

Sept. 18, 2017

Last spring, two CU Boulder students spent three weeks in South Africa studying post-Apartheid systems of leadership, peacekeeping and sustainable political development during a trip funded by Associate Vice Chancellor Alphonse Keasley.Read more »
Three female college students pose with owner of carpet shop in Istanbul, Turkey

Beyond Boulder: 'Just go,' senior says of Education Abroad

Sept. 13, 2017

For undergraduate Tessa Powell, it took just one experience with Education Abroad to leave her with an insatiable hunger for travel and new cultures.Read more »
CU Boulder senior Cat Archer outside of her sorority house

Students in Focus: Senior advises first-years to ease into clubs, groups

Aug. 30, 2017

Senior Cat Archer took her time choosing activities to get involved in, which kept her from feeling overwhelmed during her freshman year.Read more »
Faculty Exhibition: 2017 features bed of old yellow Datsun pickup

What's half a yellow Datsun pickup doing in the art museum?

Aug. 24, 2017

The breadth of artistic skill of CU Boulder faculty is being celebrated in a new exhibit at the CU Art Museum. Ceramics, film, sculptures, multimedia installations, painting, photography and video works will be on view through Dec. 23.Read more »
Campus Landscape Architect Richelle Reiller

Staff in Focus: For landscape architect, campus is her canvas

Aug. 15, 2017

Richelle Reilly uses a light touch when making improvements to spaces on campus so that people will say, "Isn't this lovely," yet not know she's made changes.Read more »
Max Wasser studies pikas near Mountain Research Station west of Boulder

Beyond Boulder: What pikas and alpine plants tell us about climate change

July 26, 2017

This summer, undergraduate students Max Wasser and Grace Kendziorski are spending time trapping pikas and counting alpine flowers in the name of environmental research.Read more »
Charlie visits with customers at Boulder Farmer's Market

2 CU grads are cooking up Guatemalan hot sauce using family recipes

June 13, 2017

Cousins Juan and Charlie Stewart, both CU Boulder alumni, are carving out a space for themselves in the hot sauce market using Guatemalan family recipes and locally-sourced ingredients.Read more »
Ani Yahzid with his camera outdoors

Beyond Boulder: Undergraduate's independent film merges hip hop and the wilderness

May 24, 2017

Ani Yahzid will be filming in the wilderness of Olympic National Park with hip hop musician Namaste. "The Exposure Film Project: When Hip Hop Meets the Outdoors" is an independent film Yahzid hopes will get millennials more engaged with the outdoors.Read more »