Instructor working on Canvas course

Instructors: Get start-of-semester Canvas tips

Aug. 19, 2021

If you're planning on using Canvas to teach this fall, these helpful tips will ease you into the new semester.

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Learn about new Zoom features and security best practices

Aug. 18, 2021

The Zoom service features a number of updates, including gender pronoun sharing and new support options. Check them out with details from the Office of Information Technology.

Students move into residence halls at CU Boulder for the fall 2021 semester.

The week in photos: Students move in

Aug. 18, 2021

There was a special sense of excitement as students moved into campus residence halls this week––with many family members and numerous volunteers rolling up their sleeves in the tradition of move-in, eager to contribute to a robust campus experience for our Buffs.

Assistant Professor Marina Vance

Marina Vance uses passion for drawing to educate, inspire

Aug. 17, 2021

Sharing her research in aerosol particle transformation in easily accessible ways, Assistant Professor Marina Vance creates animated science videos.

A wildfire in Oregon

Hannah Brenkert-Smith to collaborate on $2.3 million NSF grant aimed at wildfire risk reduction

Aug. 17, 2021

A project team involving a CU Boulder researcher will assess fuel treatments as a strategy to reduce wildfire risk in the boreal forest of Alaska and western Canada. The project is funded by NSF’s Navigating the New Arctic program.

A photo showing part of Taylor Passios' honors thesis installation

Student examines hypochodria loop as part of honors thesis

Aug. 16, 2021

For her honors thesis, media production major Taylor Passios turned her apartment into an immersive exhibit to illuminate the role of online information overload in COVID-19-related hypochondria.

Chip and students working out in a rec center on campus

Your campus fitness guide for fall 2021

Aug. 13, 2021

Whether you’re looking to be active, meet new people or explore new hobbies, the Rec Center is a great place to get started. Here are some ways to get involved.

Qin (Christine) Lv

Computer Science's Qin (Christine) Lv featured in new research podcast

Aug. 12, 2021

In this episode, meet Qin (Christine) Lv, associate professor in the Department of Computer Science and CU Boulder campus director for ASPIRE, a new National Science Foundation center that is exploring transportation challenges facing our world today.

D. Eric Maikranz

Alum's novel goes from self-published book to Hollywood movie

Aug. 9, 2021

Author and CU Boulder alum D. Eric Maikranz offered a cash reward to any reader who could help get his book on the big screen. The novel idea led to a film out this summer starring Mark Wahlberg and Chiwetel Ejiofor.

A professor lecturing a class

Technology copilots available to support courses this fall

Aug. 9, 2021

OIT technology copilots are assistants who accompany instructors throughout the semester, helping them manage classroom and remote technologies such as Zoom and audiovisual equipment. Request a copilot.