Diverse group of New Buffs celebrate during move-in

Photos: New Buffs arrive on campus ready to make their mark

Aug. 24, 2023

With the help of family and volunteers, students from across the country and globe arrived on campus this week eager to move into their residence halls and start their time at CU Boulder.

Band plays during Band on the Bricks concert on Pearl Street

Photos: CU Night in Downtown Boulder celebrates ‘town and gown’

Aug. 7, 2023

Around 300 community members gathered at the Boulder Theater to celebrate the value of community care and compassion. The night featured remarks from CU and Boulder leaders, along with food, drinks, giveaways and a concert on Pearl Street.

Graduates and their friends and family celebrate the achievement at the 2023 Spring Commencement on May 11, 2023. (Photo by Glenn J. Asakawa/University of Colorado)

Photos: Class of 2023 has its commencement

May 11, 2023

Rain did not tamp down people’s pride as the extended CU Boulder community celebrated the accomplishments of the Class of 2023 in one of the university’s longest standing and grandest traditions.

Junior Maggie Cornelius befriends therapy dog Banksy

Photos: Therapy dogs help students decompress before finals

May 4, 2023

With finals around the corner, therapy pups were happy to accommodate students with a much-needed study break at the Rec Center this week.

Kids have fun with Chip and balloons at Campus Kids Day

Photos: Campus Kids Day comes with cuteness overload

May 1, 2023

Staff Council’s Campus Kids Day on April 27 brought family fun for employees and their little ones. Special attractions at the Rec Center included Chip, activity tables, ice skating, pizza and more.

All 2023 Boulder Faculty Assembly Excellence Award winners and presenters

Photos: 7 faculty members honored for excellence

April 21, 2023

The annual Boulder Faculty Assembly Excellence Awards took place April 19, recognizing seven CU Boulder faculty for their outstanding work and efforts to make advances in the academy.

Students perform a high-energy routine choreographed by Jesús Muñoz, a master of fine art student. (Glenn J. Asakawa/University of Colorado)

Photos: Another Conference on World Affairs in the books

April 18, 2023

Celebrating 75 years, the Conference on World Affairs in 2023 brought perspectives on the climate’s impact—impacts on urban planning, employment, food production and other aspects of daily life. Panelists considered how journalism and the arts affect public perception and more.

The CU Equestrian Team brought mini horses to campus. (Zach Ornitz/University of Colorado)

Photos: Furry friends help ease the stress of crunch time

April 13, 2023

With end-of-semester academics and activities in sight, creating a sometimes frenzied pace, who couldn't use a yoga break with baby goats or a moment to connect with miniature horses? Both sets of furry friend delighted campus community members this week.

Chancellor Philip DiStefano greets Violeta Chapin (left, Clinical professor of law and co-director of clinical programs and Reiland Rabaka, Professor of African, African American and Caribbean Studies and founding director of the Center for African and African American Studies to the 2023 Chancellor’s Summit for the University of Colorado Boulder. (Photo by Casey A. Cass/University of Colorado)

Perspectives on democracy headlined this year’s chancellor summit

March 15, 2023

A number of CU Boulder faculty experts addressed various aspects of democracy and social mobility in a pluralistic society—the theme of the 2023 Chancellor’s Annual Summit. See photos from the event.

Coach Prime at the Colorado State Capital Building With the Colorado Black Caucus

Photos: State legislature tackles Prime Effect in Colorado

March 10, 2023

It was all selfies and smiles at the Colorado Capitol Friday when Deion “Coach Prime” Sanders made an appearance. Coach Prime joined members of the Black Caucus for breakfast and conversation before being recognized in the Senate Chambers.