Student takes a photo of a handwritten business sign

Students document life and loss during pandemic

June 3, 2020

The CU Boulder Libraries Department of Special Collections, Archives and Preservation has launched a project with student archivists to document how COVID-19 has affected the university community.

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Making a budget in 5 steps

June 3, 2020

Creating and maintaining a budget is a great way to help stay organized, pay bills on time and save for unexpected costs. Here are five steps to making a budget.

Ryan McMunn

Close call with COVID-19 moves alumnus to take action

June 2, 2020

Tricam CEO Ryan McMunn has called on business partners in China to help protect Boulder medical professionals.

Mary Ann Shea

Mary Ann Shea reflects on many years of advancing student-centered teaching

June 2, 2020

Mary Ann Shea, the outgoing director of the Faculty Teaching Excellence Program and director of the President’s Teaching Scholars Program, reflects on her career promoting student-centered teaching and learning.

Marwa Osman

Marwa Osman is on a leadership journey for social and environmental justice

May 28, 2020

Osman, a CU Boulder junior, has spent the last two years on a leadership odyssey that has made space for students of color and environmental justice on campus.

Stewart Woodward volunteering

Forever Buff helped troubleshoot Apollo 11 as the world watched

May 22, 2020

It was less than three hours until Apollo 11 was set to leave planet Earth, and Stew Woodward had found a leak in the line supplying liquid hydrogen fuel to the massive Saturn V rocket. The first manned mission to the moon was in jeopardy.

Sophomore Aristotle Bougas holds items from the care package shipped to his home.

Comic book care packages connect students across space and time

May 20, 2020

In mid-April, as instructor Chris Koehler was preparing to remotely teach his Pathway to Space class about the role imagination plays in our concept of space, he had an imaginative idea of his own.

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4 tips for eating healthy on a budget

May 20, 2020

Eating healthy doesn’t mean you have to increase your budget. Get tips to help you stay on budget and eat healthier this year, whether you’re shopping in-store or online.

The ATLAS Building towers shines red to honor Coloradans lost to COVID-19 on Friday, May 15, 2020. (Photo by Casey A. Cass/University of Colorado)

Scene at CU: ATLAS tower shines red to honor those we've lost

May 18, 2020

CU Boulder participated in the state's day of remembrance on Friday, May 15, to honor the Coloradans lost to COVID-19. It was also Peace Officers Memorial Day. A moment of silence was held at 7 p.m.

A Uighur market seen in China

A first-hand account of China’s drive to detain Uighurs

May 18, 2020

Former graduate student Sarah Tynen was living in Urumqi, China, when officials began detaining Muslims in unheard of numbers. "I still have nightmares about it," said Tynen, who serves as the university’s graduate program manager.